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Biodeterioration of Stone Surfaces


Title : Biodeterioration of Stone Surfaces
Author : Larry St.Clair,M. R. D. Seaward
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total pages: 292 pages
ISBN: 9781402028038

This is a timely volume in view of the considerable interest currently shown in the preservation of our cultural heritage and the extensive and growing literature on the subject. Unfortunately, the latter is to be found in a wide variety of published sources, some aimed at a very specific readership. The present volume draws together a spectrum of biodeterioration work from across the world to provide an overview of the materials examined and the methodologies employed to elucidate the nature of the problems, as well as an extensive and current bibliographical resource on lichen biodeterioration. Generally, we do not think of rock surfaces as particularly conducive to the growth and development of living things. Occasionally, we may encounter grasses or forbs or even more rarely a small shrub or stunted tree growing from a crack in a large boulder or rock wall; but for most people, rock is perceived as dry, sterile, impenetrable, and generally uninviting. However, to the experienced eye rock surfaces are often teeming with life – lichens, bryophytes, a host of small invertebrate animals, as well as a vast array of microscopic organisms including bacteria, cyanobacteria, algae and non-lichenized fungi. The longevity and structural stability of most rocks superficially suggest that rock surface inhabitants are benign; however, slowly and steadily all rock dwelling organisms contribute to the relentless decomposition of rock surfaces – augmented by the natural physical forces associated with changing seasons, weather patterns, and in some localized settings the caustic effects of air pollution. Rock dwelling communities vary in complexity and composition depending on the specific structural and chemical features of the rock. Even human manipulated or manufactured stone supports to some degree a living community – and herein are found the real issues and concerns related to biodeterioration of rock substrata. In a natural setting biodecomposition of rock is accepted as normal and even desirable – integral to the process of soil development; however, in the human environment biodeterioration of monuments, buildings, artwork, statues and gravestones is counted as a serious problem. Even in natural settings, culturally significant prehistoric and historic rock art is subject to the same processes of biodeterioration. In this volume the editors have compiled current papers from leading experts dealing with various issues related to biodeterioration of rock substrata. Topics range from biodeterioration effects on prehistoric rock art as well as culturally significant, historic rock structures. This is the first treatment of the subject of biodeterioration that includes a careful consideration of the role of related disciplines including geology, archaeology, crystallography, cultural conservation and resource management. This combination of disciplines makes this book valuable not only as a solid scientific treatise but equally important as a serious resource for evaluating both impact processes and preservation options related to biodeterioration of culturally significant rock substrata.


Surface Properties and Catalysis by Non-Metals


Title : Surface Properties and Catalysis by Non-Metals
Author : J.P. Bonnelle,B. Delmon,E.G. Derouane
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total pages: 562 pages
ISBN: 9400971605

In the field of heterogeneous catalysis. it is convenient to distinguish. in a perfectly unjustified and over··simplified way. bet:leen metal catalysts. 2nd the other catalysts. The fj.J"st are easy to define : they are those in which a reduced metal is the active phase. It is thus easy to circumscribe. by exclusion, the other class namely the "non-metals". We have adopted this definition for the sake of our colleagues working on catalysis by metals, and to avoid a lengthy title like "sm' face pl"operties and catalysts by transi tion metal oxides. sulftdes, carbides, nitriles, etc. Defined in this manner, non-metal catalysts represented, in 1980, 84 wt. % of the industrial heterogeneous catalysts. To be more specific, this proportion corresponds to catalysts which, under the working conditions in the industrial ?lant. contain their catalytically active metallic elements in a non-reduced state. It should however be recalled that most metal catalysts are supported on oxides, which, often, repl'esent over 90% (sometimes 99.4% in the case of the platinum reforming catalysts) of the total weight.


Touching Surfaces


Title : Touching Surfaces
Author : Anca Cristofovici
Publisher: Rodopi
Total pages: 213 pages
ISBN: 9042025131

Who isn¿t seduced by the idea of an affinity between aging and aesthetics? Yet, when does aging truly begin? What attributes does the aesthetic embrace? Looking into startling photographic art of the past three decades, this book is prompted by such questions and turns them into a meditation on how aesthetics mediates our relation to time. The photographic approach of the corporeal is at the center of the book. Within a phenomenological framework, Cristofovici brings into focus the physical and the psychic body to read aging as a process of change and becoming over time. Her understanding of aging sees beyond difference into larger patterns of perceptions that we share. Offering valuable insights into aging as a process of subject construction, this book will be of interest to students and scholars of visual culture, photography, art history, age studies, and theories of knowledge. This cross-disciplinary study that puts theory to the test of life¿s and art¿s paradoxes in an evocative style will also appeal to a wider readership interested in how photography and aging illuminate each other.


Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas


Title : Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas
Author : Hongsheng Zhang,Hui Lin,Yuanzhi Zhang,Qihao Weng
Publisher: CRC Press
Total pages: 174 pages
ISBN: 1482254867

Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas offers a complete and thorough system for using optical and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) remote sensing data for improving impervious surface estimation (ISE). Highlighting tropical and subtropical areas where there is significant cloud occurrence and varying phenology, the book addresses the challenges impacting impervious surfaces in tropical and subtropical zones. It examines the potential for estimating urban impervious surfaces in a rainy and cloudy environment, considers the difficulties encountered when using optical remote sensing in this type of climate, and assesses existing methods employing remote sensing data for accurate ISE in tropical and subtropical regions. Using the results of comparative studies conducted during the four seasons and in six different cities (Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Sao Paulo, and Cape Town), the authors develop a framework for ISE using optical and SAR image data. They address the advantages and disadvantages of optical and SAR data, consider fusion strategies for combining optical and SAR data, and examine different feature extractions for optical and SAR data. They also detail the limitations of the research, suggest possible topics for future analysis, and cover previous findings on the synergistic use of optical and SAR data. Concentrates on the effect a tropical and subtropical urban climate can have on impervious surface estimation (ISE) Reviews literature on the significance of ISE and the phonological and climatic characteristics of tropical and subtropical regions Describes datasets including satellite data, digital orthophoto data, in situ data, and more Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas investigates the state of the art in creating new algorithms for digital images processing and remotely sensed images classification, as well as in developing the meteorological modeling of urban heat islands, and the hydrological modeling of surface run-off and urban floods.


Frontiers in Surface and Interface Science


Title : Frontiers in Surface and Interface Science
Author : E. Ward Plummer
Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total pages: 1053 pages
ISBN: 9780444510419

Any notion that surface science is all about semiconductors and coatings is laid to rest by this encyclopedic publication: Bioengineered interfaces in medicine, interstellar dust, DNA computation, conducting polymers, the surfaces of atomic nuclei - all are brought up to date. Frontiers in Surface and Interface Science - a milestone publication deserving a wide readership. It combines a sweeping expert survey of research today with an educated look into the future. It is a future that embraces surface phenomena on scales from the subatomic to the galactic, as well as traditional topics like semiconductor design, catalysis, and surface processing, modeling and characterization. And, great efforts have been made to express sophisticated ideas in an attractive and accessible way. Nanotechnology, surfaces for DNA computation, polymer-based electronics, soft surfaces, interstellar surface chemistry - all feature in this comprehensive collection.


Remote sensing of the earth's surface


Title : Remote sensing of the earth's surface
Author : N.A
Publisher:
Total pages: 324 pages
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An Exposition of the Practice of Affusing Cold Water on the Surface of the Body


Title : An Exposition of the Practice of Affusing Cold Water on the Surface of the Body
Author : Robert Jackson
Publisher:
Total pages: 429 pages
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Resins for Surface Coatings: Polyurethanes, polyamides, phenolplasts, aminoplasts, maleic resins


Title : Resins for Surface Coatings: Polyurethanes, polyamides, phenolplasts, aminoplasts, maleic resins
Author : Peter K. T. Oldring,SITA Technology Limited,N. Tuck
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Total pages: 399 pages
ISBN: 9780471978961

Since the first editions of these books were published there have been many significant advances in the field of surface coatings. These second editions are written at a level suitable for graduates new to the resins and surface coatings industries. They give a basic understanding of the topics covered, whilst reflecting recent advances within the industry. Within these three books the chemistries of different types of resins for surface coatings are explained. In each case, an overview is given, suitable for the graduate new to industry or for less technically involved management. Coating formulations are given to illustrate the use of different types of resin. As with the chemistry, they are not meant to be exhaustive. These books should provide a valuable guide for formulators and should be considered as an essential aid for the 'bench chemist'. The aim has been to give a general overview, including the necessary background information required to ensure that coating formulators understand the resins with which they are working and the principles of crosslinking. Resins within Volume III include; Polyurethanes Polyamides Phenolplasts Aminoplasts Maleic resins


From Beneath The Surface


Title : From Beneath The Surface
Author : Karen Maddox
Publisher: Author House
Total pages: 580 pages
ISBN: 1477227865

The third chapter of the Holy Bible’s book of Ecclesiastes begins “To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven . . .” (KJV). This book is but a mere sample of observations made during various times the author experienced or an effort to capture a “state of being” or mood and express it through poetry—as a christian. Being one who has made many mistakes (but acknowledging the Lord in all ways so that God can direct her path), “From Beneath The Surface” begins with an attempt to state the author’s understanding of what Christianity is to her. One of the first few poems admits “I Don’t Know” with regard to where to begin as a christian witness while continuing to seek the Lord’s purpose for her life. “First View” gives a brief glimpse of the author’s humble beginnings. All poems in between the covers (from “Fear” to “Givin’ Up”) attempts to convey thoughts experienced while “passing through” situations while outside of God’s will (“He Felt That Way One Day”, “Romantic Fool Unleashed”, etc.)—having gotten off track (“Reality Attack”)—as well as inside of God’s will. Praying to God with “Lord These People Need Help”; understanding comes through “Love Anyway”; then a few philosophical words shared through such poems as “Room For All” and “Grains of Sand”. The author ends with the poem “Keep the Faith Alive!” which confirms that no matter what lies ahead, with faith in God, the Lord will see you through. Here’s written proof that even a person with a “messed-up” life can witness for the Lord when called to do so. Having experienced hurt, abuse, anguish, pain, heartache, deception, discrimination, rejection, etc. (just like everyone else has), after prayerfully reading the Holy Bible, the author has grown to understand that love (in a godly manner—with patience, kindness, endurance, steadfastness, etc.) is what the christian is supposed to do as Christ’s representative. Regardless of the situation or circumstance, one’s belief, faith and love of God should shine through because “With God, all things are possible”. Please note that although this compilation was first copyrighted in May 1990, all works were written prior to 1988 and additional material has been added reflective through current situation. With a goal of putting something positive back into her community—without stepping on or using others to do so, Karen utilizes God-given talent and ability to interpret her life’s situation. (One could say these works touch on existentialism—a philosophy centered upon the analysis of one’s existence in the world—with regard to the author’s relationship with God at different times in her life.) Hopefully, this book will be a good representation. “From Beneath The Surface” is a book written from Karen’s heart, with her hand and in love—based on her life’s experiences. As you share, please keep this in mind—nothing contained herein is intended to offend any person, place or thing. Hopefully, inspiration to learn and grow in God’s Word, the Holy Bible, will be ignited, lighting the pathway for Jesus’ love to come into your heart, guiding you through your life’s journey. Read your Holy Bible today, then go out and live the Word! God bless you! In christian love and devotion, Karen Maddox DBA Faith Unlimited Enterprises P.O. Box 3963 Louisville, KY 40201-3963


Surface Charging and Points of Zero Charge


Title : Surface Charging and Points of Zero Charge
Author : Marek Kosmulski
Publisher: CRC Press
Total pages: 1092 pages
ISBN: 9781420051896

The Most Detailed Resource Available on Points of Zero Charge With their work growing in complexity, chemists involved with surface phenomena-related projects have outgrown the common resources available to them on points of zero charge (PZC) of oxides. Reporting on a limited number of materials in a limited number of scenarios, these resources often leave scientists wondering if the variances reported in the results they depend upon are due to actual differences in properties among particular samples or due to differences between isoelectric points (IEP) and points of zero charges obtained by titration. Taking on the monumental task of building a complete reference, Marek Kosmulski, a leading authority in the field of surface chemistry (Hirsch index of 22), takes a new approach to provide chemists with the most detailed resource on the points of zero charge of oxides available to date. Surface Charging and Points of Zero Charge presents PZC data on well-defined specimens of materials sorted by trademark, manufacturer (commercial materials), location (natural materials), and specific recipe (synthetic materials). The text emphasizes the comparison between particular results obtained for different portions of the same or very similar material. Synthesizing information published in research reports over the past few decades, this invaluable reference: Characterizes materials in terms of thermochemical data, chemical composition (level of impurities), crystallographic structure, specific surface area (various methods), particular size, and morphology Provides additional references to more detailed sample characterization (SEM and TEM images, XRD patterns, and particle size distributions) Reviews the PZC and IEP--with all possible details regarding the method, type of instrument, and experimental conditions Pays special attention to correlations of the PZC and IEP with other physical quantities and properties, surface charging in mixed and nonaqueous solvents, surface charging at high ionic strengths, and ion-specificity in 1-1 electrolytes All available sources were used to obtain the data in this reference making it the definitive resource on PZC/IEP. Destined to become a classic, Surface Charging and Points of Zero Charge points the way for further research with tried and true methods that help researchers avoid the doubt that can lead to countless hours of unnecessary research. Erratum for this volume can be found on the author's website.


Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science


Title : Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science
Author : P. Somasundaran
Publisher: CRC Press
Total pages: 6675 pages
ISBN: 9780849396069


Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science, 2004 Update Supplement


Title : Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science, 2004 Update Supplement
Author : P. Somasundaran
Publisher: CRC Press
Total pages: 704 pages
ISBN: 9780824721541

Appending the Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science by 42 entries as well as 3800 new citations, 1012 equations, and 485 illustrations and chemical structures, this important supplement summarizes a constellation of new theoretical and experimental findings related to chemical characterization, mechanisms, interfacial behavior, methods and modeling, and applications.


Chemical Properties of Material Surfaces


Title : Chemical Properties of Material Surfaces
Author : Marek Kosmulski
Publisher: CRC Press
Total pages: 776 pages
ISBN: 9780585418049

A discussion of the adsorption of inorganics from aqueous solution on inorganic adsorbents. It emphasizes the relationship between adsorption and surface charging, highlighting simple and complex adsorption systems sorted by the adsorbent as well as the adsorbate. The author includes a comprehensive collection of pristine PZC of different materials - covering crystallographic structure, methods of preparation, impurities in the solid, temperature and ionic composition of the solution, experimental methods to determine PZC, and the correlation between zero points and other physical quantities.


Surface and Colloid Chemistry in Natural Waters and Water Treatment


Title : Surface and Colloid Chemistry in Natural Waters and Water Treatment
Author : R. Beckett
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total pages: 159 pages
ISBN: 1489925104

The discipline of surface and colloid chemistIy has experienced a considerable resurgence since the early sixties. This perhaps reflects a growing realisation of the wide applicability of modern colloid and surface theory to many important industrial, medical and environmental problems. This increased activity has resulted in a very complex and at times even confusing area of science being consolidated within a firm theoretical framework. The clearer insights gained into the underlying principles have no doubt acted in an autocatalytic manner to stimulate further interest in an expanding range of applications. A good example in the area of environmental chemistry has been the realization of the important role played by colloidal material and surface interactions in natural biogeochemical processes that has been the subject of increasing attention over the last few decades. This is well illustrated by the numerous studies carried out to elucidate the speciation, toxicity, transport and fate of pollutants in aquatic systems. In the vast majority cases these have clearly implicated some involvement of an aSSOciation between the of pollutant (e. g. trace metal, toxic organic compound or nutrient) and a colloidal component (e. g. particle, humic substance, foam). In order to understand these interactions fully and their effect on pollutant mobility it is important to develop a full appreciation of the surface chemistry of these complex systems. Australian SCientists have long been prominent in the area of colloid and surface chemistry particularly dUring the latter half of this century.


Crewel & Surface Embroidery


Title : Crewel & Surface Embroidery
Author : Trish Burr
Publisher: Sally Milner Pub
Total pages: 144 pages
ISBN: 9781863513777

Trish has broken boundaries with her unique sense of colour and shading by interpreting a mix of thread painting and Australian wool embroidery in a fusion of crewel and surface embroidery. The aim of the book is to provide clear illustrations, good explanations and achievable projects using the minimum of stitches to create exciting effects. The skilful blending of wool, silk and cotton guides the beginner and inspires the experienced stitcher to create this unique style of embroidery. Numerous step-by-step photographs, illustrations and row by row colour keys make following the projects an effortless task and a joy to stitch.


Subsurface Characterization and Monitoring Techniques


Title : Subsurface Characterization and Monitoring Techniques
Author : J. Russell Boulding
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Total pages: 363 pages
ISBN: 9780788132049

Provides information on where to go to find detailed guidance on how to use these techniques. Covers: remote sensing & surface geophysical methods; drilling & solids sampling methods; geophysical logging of boreholes; aquifer test methods; ground water sampling methods; Vadose Zone (VZ) hydrologic properties: water state, infiltration, conductivity, & flux; VZ water budget characterization methods; VZ soil-solute/gas sampling & monitoring methods; & chemical field screening & analytical methods. Charts, tables, graphs & drawings.


Jane Davila's Surface Design Essentials


Title : Jane Davila's Surface Design Essentials
Author : Jane Davila
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
Total pages: 72 pages
ISBN: 1607051257

The Must-Have Reference Tool For Surface Design Success. Create your own hand-painted designs on fabrics, paper, and more. Expert advice from popular art quilter and surface design teacher Jane Dávila. Learn the basics of mixing paints and see how easy it is to create your own effects. Includes 7 projects and an inspirational fiber art gallery. Discover the secrets of using mediums. Create fun designs with found objects. Add new dimension to your quilts and fiber art.


Surface warfare


Title : Surface warfare
Author : United States. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Publisher:
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ISBN:


The Global Theory of Minimal Surfaces in Flat Spaces


Title : The Global Theory of Minimal Surfaces in Flat Spaces
Author : W.H. III Meeks,A. Ros,H. Rosenberg,Gian P. Pirola
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total pages: 116 pages
ISBN: 9783540431206

Minimal surfaces are now studied from several different viewpoints using methods and techniques from analysis (real and complex), topology and geometry. In this lecture course, three of the main architects of the modern edifice, present some of the more recent methods and developments of the theory. The topics include moduli, asymptotic geometry and surfaces of constant mean curvature in the hyperbolic space.


The Trypanosome Surface


Title : The Trypanosome Surface
Author : Étienne Pays
Publisher: De Boeck Supérieur
Total pages: 294 pages
ISBN: 9782804130107

This book deals with the cellular surface of the parasite Trypanosoma brucei, which is responsible for human sleeping sickness and the nagana disease of cattle, two plagues of the African continent. In the mammalian bloodstream, the trypanosome evades the immune defenses of the host through a continuous variation of its major surface antigen, the VSG (Variant Surface Glycoprotein). The first part of the book is devoted to the study of the genetic mechanisms involved in this process of antigenic variation. The second part is focused on the genetic mechanisms underlying the changes of surface proteins which occur during the life-cycle of the parasite, alternating between the tsetse fly and the mammal. Finally, our knowledge about the surface receptors of trypanosomes, as well as their possible vaccination potential against trypanosomiases, is discussed.