An Introduction to Sonar Systems Engineering

An Introduction to Sonar Systems Engineering

Written in tutorial style, this textbook discusses the fundamental topics of modern day Sonar Systems Engineering for the analysis and design of both active and passive sonar systems. Included are basic signal design for active sonar systems and understanding underwater acoustic communication signals. Mathematical theory is provided, plus practical...

Advanced Python for Biologists

Advanced Python for Biologists

Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science 2016

Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science 2016

This book presents cutting-edge remote sensing research, outlining the advanced use of European Space Agency (ESA) satellite data in the context of climate change. The ESA, through its Support to Science Element (STSE) Programme, funds a network of young post-doc scientists pursuing 2-year cutting-edge research projects in the field of remote sensing

En Los Zapatos de Valeria #1 / In Valeria's Shoes #1

En Los Zapatos de Valeria #1 / In Valeria's Shoes #1

A Study on Antimicrobial Effects of Nanosilver for Drinking Water Disinfection

A Study on Antimicrobial Effects of Nanosilver for Drinking Water Disinfection

This thesis examines the feasibility of using silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) as a viable disinfectant. It explores the opportunities and challenges of using AgNPs as an antimicrobial agent, and includes the latest research findings. It compares three kinds of AgNPs with regard to their antibacterial and antiviral effects; their sustainability in real...

Synchrotron Radiation in Materials Science

Synchrotron Radiation in Materials Science

This conference brings together leading edge researchers from around the world and is a celebration of the increasingly important relationship between materials science and synchrotron radiation research. Special attention was given to the contribution that Synchrotron Radiation techniques have given to unsolved problems in Materials Science. The main...

Engineering Economics for Aviation and Aerospace

Engineering Economics for Aviation and Aerospace

For all engineers and practitioners, it is essential to have a fundamental understanding of cost structure, estimating cash flows, and evaluating alternative projects and designs on an economic basis. Engineering Economics for Aviation and Aerospace provides the tools and techniques necessary for engineers to economically evaluate their projects and...

A New History of Animation

A New History of Animation

Dignity and the Organization 2017

Dignity and the Organization 2017

This important book focuses on the role of human dignity, its protection and promotion in the context of organization and Humanistic Management. The recent phenomenon of humanism in management already has a rich body of literature and takes up many themes both theoretically, and from a practitioner perspective. Dignity and the Organization is the first...

The Political Bible in Early Modern England

The Political Bible in Early Modern England

This illuminating new study considers the Bible as a political document in seventeenth-century England, revealing how the religious text provided a key language of political debate and played a critical role in shaping early modern political thinking. Kevin Killeen demonstrates how biblical kings were as important in the era's political thought as any...

Handbook of Research on Business Angels

Handbook of Research on Business Angels

Business angels are recognized as playing a key role in financing the start-up and early stages of new ventures. However, our knowledge of how business angels operate remains limited and highly fragmented. This Handbook provides a synthesis of research on business angels. It adopts an international perspective to reflect the spread of angel investing...

Big Bucks

Big Bucks

This highly readable and timely book explores the transformation of the modern and contemporary art market in the 21st century from a niche trade to a globalised operation worth an estimated $50 billion a year.Drawing on her personal experience, the author describes in fascinating detail the contributions made by a range of actors and institutions to...