By Elliott M. Pearl
This quantity is a suite of surveys of study difficulties in topology and its purposes. the subjects coated comprise normal topology, set-theoretic topology, continuum idea, topological algebra, dynamical platforms, computational topology and sensible research. * New surveys of study difficulties in topology * New views on vintage difficulties * consultant surveys of study teams from everywhere in the international
By Salif Diop, Jean-Paul Barusseau, Cyr Descamps
Although the focus of this booklet is at the estuaries, its scope is going well past this actual coastal characteristic. certainly, the estuary can merely be regarded as a part of the existence cycle of the complete river and the marine quarter it feeds into: a space really topic to human and typical pressures.
The major estuaries and deltas of West and important Africa sector offer a number of items and prone to its coastal inhabitants. crucial of them are with regards to severe fish habitat, wooden and charcoal from mangroves, in addition to house for agriculture, aquaculture, city improvement, tourism and transport.
Particular emphasis has been made during this publication on mangroves that play an important function when it comes to flood control, groundwater replenishment, beach stabilization and safeguard opposed to storms. additionally they maintain sediments and nutrition, purify water, and supply serious carbon garage. Such hydrological and ecological features clarify the focal point on serving mangrove ecosystems and the within reach groups, which draw major source of revenue from fishing, rice construction, tourism, salt extraction and different actions comparable to harvesting honey and medicinal vegetation, therefore the necessity for retaining mangrove ecosystems to make sure sustainability of the estuaries and deltas of West and important Africa region.
The booklet has a foreword through Mr. Achim Steiner, United international locations Under-Secretary common and govt Director of UNEP who isstating that credible and updated details is vital for the general public at huge yet extra in particular for scientists, researchers, managers, decision-makers all operating jointly that allows you to protect, guard and sustainably deal with estuaries, deltas and lagoons, and the coastal and ocean waters of Western and critical Africa.
By Trey Ratcliff
Excessive dynamic diversity (HDR) images permits you to seize the myriad colours and degrees of sunshine so that you can see within the actual international, and the implications are extraordinary photos that run the gamut from tremendous actual to surreal. discover this great realm of images during the precise imaginative and prescient of well known trip photographer Trey Ratcliff. during this ebook, Trey stocks his out of the ordinary HDR images in addition to the entire backstory at the adventurous situations in their beginning. He additionally finds the strategies he used to get the ultimate shot. The breathtaking photographs gracing those pages and the author’s real-world suggestion for shooting and manipulating photographs will encourage you to create your individual HDR magic. So Trey additionally comprises his basic and easy educational that teaches you every little thing you want to be aware of to make your personal HDR photos, even if you’re a newbie, beginner, or expert. a special combination of functional and inspirational, this booklet features
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By Jennifer Paull, Christopher Culwell
This totally illustrated advisor to the best-selling novel grants clean perception into the Da Vinci Code phenomenon. Following the trail of the novel's characters, Fodor's consultant to The Da Vinci Code delves into the destinations, humans, historical occasions, and logos inquisitive about the story.
Inside you can find solutions to questions reminiscent of: Do cryptexes relatively exist? Is there a mystery chamber less than Rosslyn Chapel? And what did conservators notice after they restored Leonardo's The final Supper? images interviews, maps, and shrewdpermanent vigorous essays from specialists of their fields show the eye-opening precise stories at the back of the secret.
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By Robert Gendler
There are presently hundreds of thousands of novice astronomers worldwide engaged in astrophotography at a cosmopolitan point. Their ranks a long way outnumber expert astronomers doing an identical and their contributions either technically and artistically are the dominant drivers of development within the box at the present time. This ebook is a special collaboration of people world-renowned of their specific quarter and covers intimately all of the significant sub-disciplines of astrophotography. This method deals the reader the best chance to profit the most up-tp-date details and the most recent suggestions at once from the most important innovators within the box today.
"Lessons from the Masters" contains a incredible physique of famous leaders in astronomical imaging, assembled via Robert Gendler, who provides the most up-tp-date, subtle and worthwhile info on electronic enhancement recommendations in astrophotography to be had this day. each one bankruptcy specializes in a specific approach, however the ebook as a complete covers every kind of astronomical photo processing, together with processing of occasions reminiscent of eclipses, utilizing DSLRs, and deep-sky, planetary, widefield, and excessive answer astronomical snapshot processing. well-known participants contain deep-sky specialists equivalent to Jay GaBany, Tony Hallas, and Ken Crawford, high-resolution planetary professional Damian Peach, and the founding father of TWAN (The global at evening) Babak A. Tafreshi.
A huge variety of illustrations (150, seventy five in colour) current the demanding situations and accomplishments curious about the processing of astronomical photographs via fans.
By Jan Zweyer
Three. Band der Rainer Esch-Reihe
Während der Nachtschicht nimmt das Leben des Bergmanns
Heinz Schattier ein jähes Ende. Als Täter kommt nur ein
Arbeitskollege in Frage, das steht für die ermittelnden
Beamten schnell fest. Doch wer hatte ein Motiv?
Gleichzeitig versucht Rainer Esch herauszufinden, wer die
Jugendlichen sind, die die Witwe Schattlers, eine
Kioskbesitzerin, erpressen. Doch dann wird ausgerechnet
Eschs Freund Cengiz Kaya des Mordes verdächtigt...
By Kirk Tuck
Photographers how you can create notable images with this easy, easy, money-saving method of operating within the studio. whereas exploring on hand lighting fixtures and gear, this reference tackles the worries of studio photographers relating to an excessive amount of equipment, no longer enough room, and a strict price range and provides replacement options for photographing matters. advice for a way to establish a studio in a constrained quantity of house, what sort of apparatus works most sensible for various results, and discovering nice instruments for finances costs make this a very finished reference.
By Chern S.S., Li P., Cheng S.Y., Tian G. (eds.)
Those chosen papers of S.S. Chern speak about subject matters similar to quintessential geometry in Klein areas, a theorem on orientable surfaces in 4-dimensional house, and transgression in linked bundles
By Joy McKenzie, Daniel Overturf
Synthetic lighting fixtures FOR images in actual fact explains using man made lighting fixtures of all kinds via a wealthy mixture of specified diagrams, visible examples, and useful guideline. Written for starting photographers, the booklet introduces and explains the fundamental ideas of lighting fixtures strategies and the correct gear and prior to occurring to hide the newest advances in lighting fixtures apparatus and electronic catch units. This primary wisdom is then used to coach key recommendations that would support readers make the most of the apparatus successfully of their paintings. both emphasizing either studio and site environments, synthetic lighting fixtures FOR images describes tools for fixing numerous demanding situations in order that readers will achieve an intensive realizing of ways and why synthetic lighting fixtures suggestions paintings.
By Drew Knowles
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Fascinating minutiae will let highway warriors to provoke buddies and fellow tourists with their wisdom of the path, whereas a supplemental record directs committed fanatics to extra targeted info on some of the most old and valuable drives in America.
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