Calendrical variations in Second Temple Judaism : new by Stephane Saulnier

By Stephane Saulnier

Ranging from the seminal paintings of the French student Annie Jaubert at the date of the final Supper, the current paintings revisits identified - and identifies new - calendrical matters within the literature of moment Temple Judaism. The examine helps the realization that every one identified calendrical traditions functioned at the guiding principle that orthopraxis in old Judaism intended shut interconnection among cultic and agricultural cycles. From this attitude the ebook gets rid of the calendrical objection leveled on the Jaubertian conception. extra, the study brings new mild on present debates approximately Qumran calendrical files and proposes the identity of a formerly unknown calendrical polemic within the Astronomical ebook of Enoch in regards to the synchronization of the 364DY culture with the lunar cycle.

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Aberration-Corrected Analytical Transmission Electron by Susan Brooks(eds.)

By Susan Brooks(eds.)

The ebook is worried with the speculation, historical past, and functional use of transmission electron microscopes with lens correctors which can right the results of round aberration. The ebook additionally covers a comparability with aberration correction within the TEM and functions of analytical aberration corrected STEM in fabrics technological know-how and biology. This e-book is vital for microscopists interested in nanoscale and fabrics microanalysis in particular these utilizing scanning transmission electron microscopy, and similar analytical strategies resembling electron diffraction x-ray spectrometry (EDXS) and electron power loss spectroscopy (EELS).Content:
Chapter 1 basic advent to Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) (pages 1–19): Peter Goodhew
Chapter 2 advent to Electron Optics (pages 21–38): Gordon Tatlock
Chapter three improvement of STEM (pages 39–53): L. M. Brown
Chapter four Lens Aberrations: analysis and Correction (pages 55–87): Andrew Bleloch and Quentin Ramasse
Chapter five concept and Simulations of STEM Imaging (pages 89–110): Peter D. Nellist
Chapter 6 info of STEM (pages 111–161): Alan Craven
Chapter 7 Electron strength Loss Spectrometry and effort Dispersive X?ray research (pages 163–210): Rik Brydson and Nicole Hondow
Chapter eight functions of Aberration?Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (pages 211–240): Mervyn D. Shannon
Chapter nine Aberration?Corrected Imaging in CTEM (pages 241–261): Sarah J. Haigh and Angus I. Kirkland

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Introduction to Contact Mechanics (Mechanical Engineering by Anthony C. Fischer-Cripps

By Anthony C. Fischer-Cripps

Touch mechanics bargains with the elastic or plastic touch among good items, and is hence in detail attached with such subject matters as fracture, hardness, and elasticity.

This textual content, meant for complex undergraduates, starts with an creation to the mechanical homes of fabrics, common fracture mechanics, and fractures in brittle solids. this can be via an in depth dialogue of stresses and the character of elastic and elastic-plastic touch. The dialogue then turns to an outline of rigidity fields and their position within the formation of cracks in brittle fabrics and of sub-surface harm in ductile fabrics. The ebook concludes with an outline of useful tools if indentation checking out.

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Advances in optical and electron microscopy by Tom Mulvey, Charles J.R. Sheppard

By Tom Mulvey, Charles J.R. Sheppard

The volumes during this sequence conceal the growth and innovation in optical and electron microscopy at a basic point. it really is geared toward microscopists and researchers not just drawn to microscope instrumentation but in addition in purposes starting from organic options to fabrics learn and commercial inspection

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Energy-dispersive X-ray analysis in the electron microscope by DC Bell, Visit Amazon's AJ Garratt-Reed Page, search

By DC Bell, Visit Amazon's AJ Garratt-Reed Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, AJ Garratt-Reed,

This booklet offers an in-depth description of x-ray microanalysis within the electron microscope. it's sufficiently exact to make sure that rookies will comprehend the nuances of fine quality EDX research. comprises information regarding layout in addition to the physics of x-ray iteration, absorption and detection, and so much post-detection information processing. info on electron optics and electron probe formation let the beginner to make good alterations to the electron microscope as a way to manage a method which optimises research. It additionally is helping the reader be certain which microanalytical process is more advantageous for his or her deliberate program.

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Elephants on Acid: and Other Bizarre Experiments by Alex Boese

By Alex Boese

Have you puzzled if a severed head keeps attention lengthy sufficient to determine what occurred to it? Or no matter if your puppy could run to fetch support, should you fell down a disused mineshaft? And what could ensue in case you have been to provide an elephant the most important ever unmarried dose of LSD? the possibilities are that somebody, someplace has performed a systematic test to discover out...'Excellent money owed of a few of an important and engaging experiments in biology and psychology' - Simon Singh. If left to their very own units, could infants instinctively decide on a well-balanced vitamin? notice the key of ways to sleep on planes. Which rather tastes higher in a blind tasting - Coke or Pepsi?

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Choosing and Using a Refracting Telescope by Neil English

By Neil English

The refracting telescope has an extended and illustrious previous. Here’s what the writer says approximately early telescopes and today’s refractors: “Four centuries in the past, a hitherto imprecise Italian scientist grew to become a home-made spyglass in the direction of the heavens. The lenses he used have been lousy via sleek criteria, inaccurately figured and full of the scars in their perilous trip from the furnace to the completing workshop. but, regardless of those imperfections, they allowed him to determine what not anyone had ever obvious earlier than – a universe way more advanced and dynamic than an individual had dared think. yet in addition they proved perpetually precious within the humdrum of human affairs. For the 1st time ever, you may secret agent in your neighbor from a distance, or visual display unit the procedure of a war-mongering military, hence determining the destiny of countries. “The refractor is surely the prince of telescopes. in comparison with all different telescopic designs, the unobstructed view of the refractor allows it to seize the sharpest, maximum distinction pictures and the widest usable box. No different telescope layout can beat it on equivalent phrases. From a realistic standpoint, refractors are the main cozy and least complex telescope to monitor with. They require little upkeep and funky down quickly to permit you to monitor in mins instead of hours. simply because a refractor has extra again concentration than nearly the other kind of telescope, it may possibly settle for the widest diversity of add-ons, together with filters, cameras, and binoviewers.” discover during this ebook what makes refractors this sort of sensible choice for beginner astronomers and the way to settle on the fitting one for you. additionally get a few nice easy methods to use your new refractor. start now, seeing for your self the unbelievable and complicated universe first opened to human sight extra simply four hundred years ago.

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