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  • This Quantum World 

    Not available (Wikibooks, 2014-03)
    Atoms; Serious illnesses require drastic remedies; The Feynman route to Schrödinger; The Schrödinger equation: implications and applications; Entanglement; Probability; Mathematical tools; How to solve problems in quantum ...

  • Three views of chemical bonding 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    Models of chemical bonding ; electron tunneling model; Polar covalence;

  • The three-way catalytic converter 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This extract is concerned primarily with the chemistry that underpins the operation of the three-way catalytic converter that is placed in the exhaust systems of motor vehicles in order to reduce the emissions of primary ...

  • Time Series 

    Shabri, A. B. (Ani Bin) (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2013)
    The course is designed to provide students to learn time series modelling in theory and practice with emphasis on practical aspects of time series analysis. Methods are hierarchically introduced-starting with terminology ...

  • Time to move beyond a brainless physiology 

    Noakes, T. (Timothy) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    According to Noakes, not enough people are looking at the bigger picture – that the body does not function in discrete and unconnected apartments. He argues that too much of exercise physiology concentrates on the body’s ...

  • Training Course on Mangroves and Biodiversity 

    Balasubramanian, T. (United Nations University, 2011)
    Mangrove forests are the only forests situated at the sea-land interface in tropical and subtropical latitudes. They are often called as ‘marine tidal forests', ‘coastal woodlands' or ‘oceanic rainforests'. The Mangrove ...

  • Transmission Lines and EM Waves 

    Shevgaonkar, R. K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2007)
    1. Applications of Electromagnetic waves 2. Transmission Lines 3. Maxwell’s Equations 4. Uniform Plane Wave 5. Plane Waves at a Media Interface 6. Waveguides ...

  • Transport and sustainability 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-12)
    This unit explores the issues around sustainable transport and how the role of technology and society can interact to lower the overall impact of transport.

  • Transportation Strategies for Healthier Communities 

    Sallis, J. (James) (Simon Fraser University (SFU), 2014-05)
    Not available

  • Unclear about nuclear? 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-07)
    The unit will provide an opportunity for young people (18+) who are interested but unsure about entering the nuclear industry to develop their learning about nuclear energy, improve their study and maths skills in a nuclear ...

  • Understanding dyslexia 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Dyslexia is a condition affecting literacy skills. This unit analyses how our image of normality affects the way we as a society define such conditions. You will learn how important it is to integrate the different ...

  • Understanding entropy 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    Disorder and the spreading of energy ; How thermal energy is stored in molecules ; Energy spreading changes the world ; Quantum states, microstates and energy spreading ; Why do gases tend to expand and never ...

  • Understanding the environment: A systems approach 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Co-evolution 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Complexity and chaos 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Flows and feedback 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Learning and communication 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Problems with the way we think 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Understanding the environment: Thinking styles and models 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging ...

  • Union Power: Solidarity and Struggle in Niagara 

    Patrias, C. (Carmela); Savage, L. (Larry) (Athabasca University (AU), 2014-05)
    Early industrial development and the appalling working conditions of the often vulnerable common labourer prompted a movement toward worker protection. Patrias and Savage argue that union power – power not built on profit, ...