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  • Techniques for Studying Materials: Atomic Force Microscopy 

    Li, A. (Amy); Coombe, P. (Pete); Oliver, R. (Rachel) (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    Atomic force microscopy (AFM) is part of the family of techniques known as scanning probe microscopy, and has proved itself extremely valuable and versatile as an investigative tool. The AFM invented by Gert Binnig and ...

  • Techniques for Studying Materials: Indexing Electron Diffraction Patterns 

    Knowles, K. M.; Sharp, J. (Joanne); Ball, A. (Andy); Longworth, S. (Sarennah); Hoon Hng, H. (Huey) (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    This animation explains origin and behaviour of Kikuchi lines. From TLP: Indexing Electron Diffraction Patterns

  • Techniques for Studying Materials: Optical Microscopy 

    Charles, M. (Matt); Yeoh, C. (Catriona); Barber, Z. (Zoe); Capes, J. (Jacqui); Gwynne, J. (Jessica) (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    This set of animations consists of interactive diagrams of reflection and transmission microscopes. From TLP: Optical Microscopy

  • Techniques for Studying Materials: Reciprocal Space 

    physics, materials science (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    The concept of reciprocally has been introduced in the Diffraction and Imaging TLP, and in the X-ray Diffraction TLP within the Bragg and Scherrer equations. This inverse scaling between real and reciprocal space is based ...

  • Techniques for Studying Materials: Transmission Electron Microscopy 

    Goodhew, P. J. (Peter J.); Chivall, J. (James) (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    Transmission electron microscopy is a very important tool in materials science for investigating the fine-scale structure of materials. This TLP serves as an introduction to the basic concepts and structure of the transmission ...

  • Techniques for Studying Materials: X-ray Diffraction Techniques 

    Skinner, T. D.; Vickers, M. (Mary) (University of Cambridge, 2013-08)
    This teaching & learning package provides an introduction to X-ray diffraction. It describes the main crystallographic information that can be obtained and experimental methods most commonly used.

  • Telescopes and spectrographs 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This unit looks at how telescopes and spectrographs are designed to improve our ability to observe the universe. You will examine how different technologies have been developed over the last four hundred years to enable ...

  • Test Kits for Water Analysis 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    This free course, Test kits for water analysis, steps outside the laboratory to look at some examples of analytical procedures being carried out in the field using commercial test kits. These quick tests provide results ...

  • Tests in Proteins 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2013-07)
    This playlist contains two videos which demonstrate the procedures for tests in proteins. The test procedures demonstrated are the Biuret's Test and Xanthoproteic Test for colour reaction in Proteins The objectives of ...

  • Textile Effluent and its Management 

    Vankar, P. S. (Padma S.) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2013-07)
    Modules / Lectures : Textile effluent ; Effluent Treatment Technologies ; Desizing ; Filtration Technologies ; Color removal Technologies ; A Case Study ; Primary treatment of textile effluents ; Textile ...

  • The Theatre of Violence: Narratives of Protagonists in the South African Conflict 

    Foster, D. (Don); Haupt, P. (Paul); de Beer, M. (Marésa) (University of Cape Town, 2005)
    While many accounts have focused on the victims of state repression, this unique volume documents the often contradictory and confusing stories of those who acknowledge having committed some dreadful deeds. Individuals on ...

  • Thermal and Statistical Physics 

    Shamsuri, W. N. W. (Wan Nurulhuda Wan) (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2012)
    This course introduces the concepts of statistical mechanics and quantum statistics. The properties of large numbers of particles and the Fermi Dirac, Bose-Einstein and Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution laws are discussed. ...

  • Thermal Physics 

    Tesfaye, T. (Tilahun) (African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)
    The central concepts of this module (Thermal Physics) are heat and temperature. The module begins with the study of temperature and its units of measurement. Activities related to the second unit will guide you to ...

  • Thermal Physics and Statistical Mechanics Guided Inquiry Resources 

    Wheaton, S. (Spencer) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    Microstates & Macrostates Einstein Solid; Interacting Einstein Solids and Entropy; Two-State Paramagnet; Einstein Solid & Heat Bath; Einstein Solid Temperature Demon ;

  • Thermodynamics of chemical equilibrium 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    1- Energy spreading drives spontaneous change 2- Entropy rules! ...but what is entropy? 3- The Second Law and the availability of energy 4- Free energy and the Gibbs function 4B- Thermodynamics of mixing and dilution 5- ...

  • 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 ...