eBook Applied Science: Technology, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1619252430
  • ISBN-13: 9781619252431
  • DDC: 600
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 2144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

Uncovers the history and science in the fields of technology, including Artificial Organs, Air Quality Monitoring, Computer Graphics, Digital Logic, Earthquake Prediction, Energy Storage, Explosives Technologies, Fiber-Optic Communications, Risk Analysis, Recycling Technologies, Software Engineering, Numerical Analysis and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Publisher's Note.
Editor's Introduction: Technology.
Contributors.
Common Units of Measure.
Other Frontmatter.
1: Air-Quality Monitoring.
2: Air Traffic Control.
3: Anthropology.
4: Apiology.
5: Automated Processes and Servomechanisms.
6: Biochemical Engineering.
7: Bioenergy Technologies.
8: Biofuels and Synthetic Fuels.
9: Camera Technologies.
10: Cinematography.
11: Coastal Engineering.
12: Coating Technology.
13: Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing.
14: Cracking.
15: Cryogenics.
16: Cryonics.
17: Detergents.
18: Diode Technology.
19: Distillation.
20: Drug Testing.
21: Egg Production.
22: Electromagnet Technologies.
23: Electronic Commerce.
24: Epoxies and Resin Technologies.
25: Erosion Control.
26: Explosives Technologies.
27: Fiber Technologies.
28: Fisheries Science.
29: Flood-Control Technology.
30: Fluidized Bed Processing.
31: Food Preservation.
32: Food Science.
33: Forensic Science.
34: Forestry.
35: Fuel Cell Technologies.
36: Gasoline Processing and Production.
37: Gas Turbine Technology.
38: Genetically Modified Food Production.
39: Glass and Glassmaking.
40: Graphics Technologies.
41: Hazardous-Waste Disposal.
42: Heat-Exchanger Technologies.
43: Heat Pumps.
44: Herbology.
45: Holographic Technology.
46: Horticulture.
47: Human-Computer Interaction.
48: Hybrid Vehicle Technologies.
49: Hydroponics.
50: Industrial Fermentation.
51: Ion Propulsion.
52: Jet Engine Technology.
53: Laser Interferometry.
54: Laser Technologies.
55: Light-Emitting Diodes.
56: Liquid Crystal Technology.
57: Lithography.
58: Long-Range Artillery.
59: Magnetic Storage.
60: Maps and Mapping.
61: Marine Mining.
62: Microlithography and Nanolithography.
63: Microwave Technology.
64: Music Technology.
65: Nanotechnology.
66: Navigation.
67: Night Vision Technology.
68: Noise Control.
69: Nuclear Technology.
70: Ocean and Tidal Energy Technologies.
71: Optical Storage.
72: Pasteurization and Irradiation.
73: Photography.
74: Plant Breeding and Propagation.
75: Printing.
76: Recycling Technology.
77: Remote Sensing.
78: Silviculture.
79: Solar Energy.
80: Sonar Technologies.
81: Steam Energy Technology.
82: Steelmaking Technologies.
83: Telecommunications.
84: Telemedicine.
85: Telephone Technology and Networks.
86: Television Technologies.
87: Temperature Measurement.
88: Transistor Technologies.
89: Vehicular Accident Reconstruction.
90: Vertical Takeoff and Landing Aircraft.
91: Viticulture and Enology.
92: Water-Pollution Control.
93: Water Supply Systems.
94: Weight and Mass Measurement.
95: Wildlife Conservation.
96: Wind Power Technologies.
97: Wireless Technologies and Communication.
98: Zone Refining.
99: Zymology and Zymurgy.
Appendixes.
Biographical Dictionary of Scientists.
Glossary.
Timeline.
General Bibliography.
Subject Index.