Fundamentals of Galaxy Dynamics, Formation and Evolution

Fundamentals of Galaxy Dynamics, Formation and Evolution by Ignacio Ferreras
English | PDF | 2019 | 198 Pages | ISBN : 1911307622 | 33.68 MB

Galaxies, along with their underlying dark matter halos, constitute the building blocks of structure in the Universe. Of all fundamental forces, gravity is the dominant one that drives the evolution of structures from small density seeds at early times to the galaxies we see today. The interactions among myriads of stars, or dark matter particles, in a gravitating structure produce a system with fascinating connotations to thermodynamics, with some analogies and some fundamental differences.

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The Art of Prehistoric Textile Making

The Art of Prehistoric Textile Making: The development of craft traditions and clothing in Central Europe by Karina Grömer
English | PDF | 2016 | 546 Pages | ISBN : N/A | 22.27 MB

Textiles, textile production and clothing were essentials of living in prehistory, locked into the system of society at every level – social, economic and even religious. Textile crafts not only produced essential goods for everyday use, most notably clothing, but also utilitarian objects as well as representative and luxury items. Prehistoric clothing and their role in identity creation for the individual and for the group are also addressed by means of archaeological finds from Stone the Iron Age in Central Europe.

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D3 Tips and Tricks v 3.x: Interactive Data Visualization in a Web Browser

D3 Tips and Tricks v 3.x: Interactive Data Visualization in a Web Browser by Malcolm Maclean
English | PDF | 2014 (Updated in 2019) | 614 Pages | ASIN : B00IZ6P1KU | 12.67 MB

D3 Tips and Tricks is a book written to help those who may be unfamiliar with JavaScript or web page creation get started turning information into visualization.
D3.js can help you make data beautiful.

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The Blitz Companion: Aerial Warfare, Civilians and the City since 1911

The Blitz Companion: Aerial Warfare, Civilians and the City since 1911 by Mark Clapson
English | PDF | 2019 | 313 Pages | ISBN : 1911534483 | 18.72 MB

The Blitz Companion offers a unique overview of a century of aerial warfare, its impact on cities and the people who lived in them. It tells the story of aerial warfare from the earliest bombing raids and in World War 1 through to the London Blitz and Allied bombings of Europe and Japan. These are compared with more recent American air campaigns over Cambodia and Vietnam in the 1960s and 1970s, the NATO bombings during the Balkan Wars of the 1990s and subsequent bombings in the aftermath of 9/11.

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Diversifying Food and Diets: Using agricultural biodiversity to improve nutrition and health

Diversifying Food and Diets: Using agricultural biodiversity to improve nutrition and health by Jessica Fanzo
English | PDF | 2013 | 401 Pages | ISBN : 1849714576 | 24.5 MB

Currently 868 million people are undernourished and 195 million children under five years of age are stunted. At the same time, over 1 billion people are overweight and obese in both the developed and developing world. Diseases previously associated with affluence, such as cancer, diabetes and cardio-vascular disease, are on the rise.

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Hubble 25: A Quarter-Century of Discovery with the Hubble Space Telescope

Hubble 25: A Quarter-Century of Discovery with the Hubble Space Telescope by Dylan Steele
English | PDF | 2015 | 99 Pages | ISBN : N/A | 189.29 MB

In celebration of the Hubble Space Telescope’s 25th anniversary, explore 25 of Hubble’s breathtaking and significant images. From planets in our own solar system to snapshots from a time when our universe was very young, these images are presented according to their distance from Earth, from near to far. Along with companion descriptions and videos, the 25 images highlight the telescope’s amazing capabilities.

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Category Theory in Context

Category Theory in Context by Emily Riehl
English | True PDF | 258 Pages | 2016 | ISBN : 048680903X | 1.33 MB

Category theory has provided the foundations for many of the twentieth century’s greatest advances in pure mathematics. This concise, original text for a one-semester introduction to the subject is derived from courses that author Emily Riehl taught at Harvard and Johns Hopkins Universities. The treatment introduces the essential concepts of category theory: categories, functors, natural transformations, the Yoneda lemma, limits and colimits, adjunctions, monads, Kan extensions, and other topics.

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Making sense of chemical stress: Application of Dynamic Energy Budget theory in ecotoxicology and stress ecology

Making sense of chemical stress: Application of Dynamic Energy Budget theory in ecotoxicology and stress ecology by Tjalling Jager
English | PDF | 2017 | 134 Pages | ISBN : N/A | 5.99 MB

Dynamic Energy Budget (DEB) theory is a powerful framework for ecotoxicology and stress ecology. This book provides a gentle introduction into the concepts behind DEB theory, and how to apply them in practice.

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JavaEE Security Workshop

JavaEE Security Workshop by Rudy De Busscher
English | PDF | 2016 | 80 Pages | ISBN : N/A | 2.02 MB

Interested in Java EE security? Check out this book around some of the concepts and step by step instruction for some small examples.
This is the cookbook for the Summer of technology session on the Java EE Security topic. It contains some basic explanation of the concepts and a step by step guidance to recreate the 9 examples which show you the concepts in actions.

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API Design on the Scale of Decades: Learn How to Architect and Design Long-lasting APIs

API Design on the Scale of Decades: Learn How to Architect and Design Long-lasting APIs by Bill Doerrfeld
English | True PDF | 151 Pages | ASIN : B06XZS8KHK | 2.96 MB

Expert insights dedicated to the idea of designing APIs with longevity in mind. We cover the most pressing current API design decisions for maintaining long-lasting API platforms, including REST, GraphQL, versioning strategies, common anti-patterns, OAuth 2.0 in IoT, microservices, and more…

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