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The Limits to Growth (Meadows)

The Limits to Growth: A Report for the Club of Rome’s Project on the Predicament of Mankind (New York: Universe Books, 1972), by Donella H. Meadows, Dennis L. Meadows, Jørgen Randers, and William Behrens (multiple formats with commentary at donellameadows.org) … Continue reading

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Serviceability Limits and Economical Steel Bridge Design

Serviceability Limits and Economical Steel Bridge Design TOC CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION CHAPTER 2 BACKGROUND 2.1 Introductionand Live Load Deflection Criteria 2.2 Live Load Deflection Studies 2.3 Bridge Summary CHAPTER 3 USER COMFORT CRITERIA 3.1 Introduction 3.2 Derivation of User ComfortFormulation … Continue reading

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Torque Limits for Threaded Fasteners

Torque Limits for Threaded Fasteners TOC 1. Scope 2. Applicable Documents 3. Definitions 3.1 Breakaway Torque 3.2 Fastening System 3.3 Free Running Torque 3.4 Installation Torque 3.5 Locking Device 3.6 Self-Locking 3.7 Self-Locking Torque 3.8 Shear Application 3.9 Tensile Application … Continue reading

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Linear Controller Design – Limits of Performance

Linear Controller Design – Limits of Performance TOC 1 Maxwell’s Equations 1 2 Uniform Plane Waves 3 Pulse Propagation in Dispersive Media 4 Propagation in Birefringent Media 5 Reflection and Transmission 6 Multilayer Structures 7 Oblique Incidence 8 Multilayer Film … Continue reading

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