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Wet Site Archaeology
December 8, 2017 - CRC

This volume, the result of an International Conference on Wet Site Archaeology funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, explores the rewards and responsibilities of recovering unique assemblages from water-saturated deposits. Characteristics common to all archaeological wet sites are...

Seismic Retrofitting: Learning from Vernacular Architecture
September 8, 2015 - CRC

Local communities have adapted for centuries to challenging surroundings, resulting from unforeseen natural hazards. Vernacular architecture often reveals very intelligent responses attuned to the environment. Therefore, the question that emerged was: how did local populations prepare their...

Biodental Engineering III
June 16, 2014 - CRC

Preface Dentistry is a branch of medicine with peculiarities and diverse areas of action, being commonly considered as a very interdisciplinary area. The development, validation and clinical use of more competently techniques and technologies have been of great demand and interest. The purpose of...

Sustainable Practices in Surface and Subsurface Micro Irrigation
August 4, 2014 - CRC

PREFACE Due to increased agricultural production, irrigated land has increased in the arid and subhumid zones around the world. Agriculture has started to compete for the water use with industries, municipalities and other sectors. This increasing demand along with increments in water and energy...

High Altitude Medicine and Physiology
November 29, 2012 - CRC

Preface New advances in the areas of high altitude medicine and physiology continue to be made at a rapid pace. For example, since the last edition of this book in 2007, there have been dramatic advances in the area of genetics of high altitude. One of the most important discoveries has been the...

Molecular Detection of Human Parasitic Pathogens
July 5, 2012 - CRC

Preface Parasites are a group of eukaryotic organisms that may be free living or form a symbiotic or parasitic relationship with their hosts. Consisting of over 800,000 recognized species, parasites may be unicellular (protozoa) or multicellular (helminths and arthropods). In the current six...

Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects
December 20, 2011 - CRC

Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects is a consolidated overview of the marine environment as a productive source of novel cosmeceuticals. It accumulates the latest research in this field from around the globe, highlighting the potential of marine micro and macro flora and fauna as effective...

Great Basin Evolution and Metallogeny
June 1, 2011 - DESTECH

This book comprises over 60 original and fully refereed technical presentations focused on geological analysis and testing of rocks, ores, minerals and elements correlated with gold mineralization and mining in the Great Basin region of the United States. Detailed geological data derived from...

Trees & Forests, A Colour Guide: Biology, Pathology, Propagation, Silviculture, Surgery, Biomes, Ecology, and Conservation
January 15, 2010 - CRC

Preface A grove of sequoias [Sequoiodendron giganteum] - occupy an area of perhaps less than a hundred acres - The perfect specimens not burned or broken are singularly regular and symmetrical - showing infinite variety in general unity and harmony; the noble shafts with rich purplish brown fluted...

Functional Imaging in Nephro-Urology
January 13, 2006 - CRC

Preface In 1967, a first international symposium on radionuclides in nephro-urology was held in Liège (Belgium). The purpose of this symposium was to bring together a group of people with a common interest in the application of radionuclides in nephro-urology. Internists, radiologists, urologists,...

ICAO 9877 - Asia/Pacific Area Traffic Forecasts 2006 – 2020
January 1, 2006 - ICAO

INTRODUCTION This report includes medium-term forecasts of air traffic in the Transpacific area, in the Asia/Pacific region, and for selected Transpacific and Asia/Pacific city-pair markets through to 2010. The report also contains a long-term forecast with a horizon to the year 2020, including...

ICAO 9853 - Asia/Pacific Area Traffic Forecasts 2004 – 2020
January 1, 2005 - ICAO

INTRODUCTION This report includes medium-term forecasts of air traffic in the Transpacific area, in the Asia/Pacific region, and for selected Transpacific and Asia/Pacific city-pair markets through to 2007. The report also contains a long-term forecast with a horizon to the year 2020, including...

CRC Handbook of Medicinal Spices
September 27, 2002 - CRC

Introduction You remember the days a decade ago when I celebrated the 500th anniversary of Columbus' "Discovery of America" and the Native Americans who had colonized it some 25,000 years earlier and been visited by Scandinavians a bit earlier. I believe Leif Ericsson also encountered Native...

The Highbush Blueberry and Its Management
December 15, 1993 - CRC

Here is a book that sets forth vital information growers need to produce highbush blueberries effectively and efficiently. Written from the grower?s point of view, The Highbush Blueberry and Its Management presents technical information in a highly readable manner that is easy to understand. It...

Biosensor Technology: Fundamentals and Applications
June 28, 1990 - CRC

This authoritative reference covers recent advances in the field, stressing an interdisciplinaryapproach to the development and use of biosensor technology in physics,engineering, analytical chemistry, and biochemistry (including immunochemistry).about the editors ...RICHARD P. BucK is a Professor...

ASTM E1395 - Standard Test Method for Sensory Evaluation of Low Heat Chilies
December 28, 1990 - ASTM

This test method describes standardized procedures for the sensory evaluation of heat in low heat chili peppers ranging from 200 to 2500 Scoville heat units. This test method is intended as an alternative to the Scoville heat test (see ASTA Method 21.0 and ISO 3513), but results can be expressed in...

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