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              Selling the Nation's Helium Reserve

              Selling the Nation's Helium Reserve (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Board on Physics and Astronomy; Committee on Understanding the Impact of Selling the Helium Reserve

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              Helium has long been the subject of public policy deliberation and management, largely because of its many strategic uses and its unusual source-it is a derived product of natural gas and its market has several anomalous characteristics. Shortly after sources of helium were disco ...

              ISBN 9780309149792
              Published 15 June 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Integrated Computational Materials Engineering: A Transformational Discipline for Improved Competitiveness and National Security

              Integrated Computational Materials Engineering: A Transformational Discipline for Improved Competitiveness and National Security (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Committee on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering

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              Integrated computational materials engineering (ICME) can accelerate materials development and unify design and manufacturing. This book offers a vision for ICME, a view of case studies and lessons learned, an analysis of technological barriers, and an evaluation of ways to overc ...

              ISBN 9780309119993
              Published 15 September 2008 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Separation Technologies for the Industries of the Future

              Separation Technologies for the Industries of the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Committee on Industrial Technology Assessments

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              Separation processes are essential to the chemical, petroleum refining, and materials processing industries. This volume reviews the separation process needs of seven industries and identifies technologies that hold promise for meeting these needs, as well as key technologies tha ...

              ISBN 9780309063777
              Published 15 January 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Hierarchical Structures in Biology as a Guide for New Materials Technology

              Hierarchical Structures in Biology as a Guide for New Materials Technology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Committee on Synthetic Hierarchical Structures

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              Hierarchical structures are those assemblages of molecular units or their aggregates embedded within other particles or aggregates. This volume reviews the synthetic techniques and processing procedures for assembling these structures, and identifies typical natural-occurring sys ...

              ISBN 9780309046381
              Published 15 January 1994 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Materials Research Agenda for the Automobile and Aircraft Industries

              Materials Research Agenda for the Automobile and Aircraft Industries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Committee on Materials for the 21st Century

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              Presents a materials research agenda for the commercial aircraft and automobile industries. This work uses two case studies as a basis for discussion: the 50-mile-per-gallon, 5-passenger sedan and the high-speed civil transport. Also identified are those general materials drivers ...

              ISBN 9780309049856
              Published 15 January 1993 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Status and Applications of Diamond and Diamond-Like Materials: An Emerging Technology

              Status and Applications of Diamond and Diamond-Like Materials: An Emerging Technology (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; on Superhard Materials, Committee

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              Discoveries enabling the growth of crystalline diamond by chemical vapor deposition offer the potential for a wide variety of applications. This book examines the state of the technology arising from these discoveries in relation to other allied materials, such as high-pressure d ...

              ISBN 9780309041966
              Published 15 January 1990 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              New Horizons in Electrochemical Science and Technology
               

              New Horizons in Electrochemical Science and Technology (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Materials Advisory Board, National; Committee on Electrochemical aspects of Energy Conservation and Production

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              Reviews the status of electrochemical knowledge, recommends areas of future research and development, identifies technological opportunities in electrochemistry, delineates opportunities for interdisciplinary research, and outlines the socioeconomic impact of electrochemical adva ...

              ISBN 9780309037358
              Published 15 January 1987 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Materials for High-Density Electronic Packaging and Interconnection

              Materials for High-Density Electronic Packaging and Interconnection (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Committee on Materials for High-Density Electronic Packaging

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              ISBN 9780309042338
              Published 15 January 1990 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Counterfeit Deterrent Features for the Next-Generation Currency Design

              Counterfeit Deterrent Features for the Next-Generation Currency Design (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Committee on Next-Generation Currency Design

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              Redesign of US banknotes is necessary in order to incorporate features aimed at discouraging counterfeiting using advanced copiers-scanners-printers. This volume evaluates a large number of such features while recommending a national strategy for anticipating and responding to co ...

              ISBN 9780309050289
              Published 15 January 1993 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Defending the U.S. Air Transportation System Against Chemical and Biological Threats

              Defending the U.S. Air Transportation System Against Chemical and Biological Threats (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Materials Advisory Board, National; Committee on Assessment of Security Technologies for Transportation

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              Historically, most terrorist attacks on civilian targets have involved the use of firearms or explosives, and current defensive strategies are aimed at preventing attacks perpetrated by such means. However, the use of the nerve agent sarin in 1995 to attack the Tokyo subway syste ...

              ISBN 9780309100748
              Published 15 December 2006 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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