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    Space Microsystems and Micro/Nano Satellites

    By Zheng You

    Hardback £86.46

    Space Microsystems and Micro/Nano Satellites covers the various reasoning and diverse applications of small satellites in both technical and regulatory aspects, also exploring the technical and operational innovations that are being introduced in the field. The Space Microsystem developed by the author is systematically introduced in this book, providing information...

    Alone Together

    By Sherry Turkle

    Paperback £10.14

    "Nobody has ever articulated so passionately and intelligently what we're doing to ourselves by substituting technologically mediated social interaction. Equipped with penetrating intelligence and a sense of humor, Turkle surveys the front lines of the social-digital transformation." - Lev Grossman, TIME

    Photo-Electro-Thermal Theory for LED Systems

    By Ron Hui

    Hardback £44.70

    Linking together the nonlinear interactions of heat, light, power and colour, this is a groundbreaking guide to Light-Emitting Diode LED Systems Theory. It provides straightforward explanations, design guidelines, and discussion of advanced applications, making it the ideal guide for engineers in both academia and industry.

    How Not to Network a Nation: The Uneasy History of the Soviet Internet

    By Benjamin Peters

    Paperback £14.43

    How, despite thirty years of effort, Soviet attempts to build a national computer network were undone by socialists who seemed to behave like capitalists. Between 1959 and 1989, Soviet scientists and officials made numerous attempts to network their nation -- to construct a nationwide computer network. None of these attempts...

    Simplicity in Safety Investigations

    By Ian Long

    Paperback £27.92

    This innovative book aims to bring the science of safety into a simple and practical approach to investigating workplace incidents. As a basis, it uses the ideas of some of the great safety science thinkers of our time. These include Sidney Dekker, Todd Conklin, Erik Hollnagel, Daniel Kahneman, James Reason...

    Darwin\'s Backyard: How Small Experiments Led to a Big Theory

    By James T. Costa

    Hardback Save £2.54 = £17.45

    How Darwin found universal evolutionary truths in simple yet ingenious home-spun experiments.

    In the Looking Glass: Mirrors and Identity in Early America

    By Rebecca K. Shrum

    Hardback £34.86

    Focusing on how mirrors were acquired in America and by whom, as well as the profound influence mirrors had, both individually and collectively, on the groups that embraced them, In the Looking Glass is a piece of innovative textual and visual scholarship.

    Plato and the Nerd: The Creative Partnership of Humans and Technology

    By Edward Ashford Lee

    Hardback £17.43

    How humans and technology evolve together in a creative partnership. In this book, Edward Ashford Lee makes a bold claim: that the creators of digital technology have an unsurpassed medium for creativity. Technology has advanced to the point where progress seems limited not by physical constraints but the human imagination....

    Introduction to Organisational Behaviour for Managers and En

    By Paul Duncan Kitchin

    Paperback Save £3.13 = £33.86

    An Introduction to Organisational Behaviour for Managers and Engineers: A Group and Multicultural Approach gives a comprehensive overview of how organisations work, with a special focus on group and team working, and issues of diversity and intercultural management. This second edition has been updated throughout, drawing on the latest literature,...

    Up and Running with AutoCAD 2018

    By Elliot Gindis

    Paperback £54.34

    Up and Running with AutoCAD 2018: 2D Drafting and Design provides a combination of step-by-step instruction, examples and insightful explanations on the topic. It emphasizes core concepts and practical application of AutoCAD in engineering, architecture and design. Equally useful in instructor-led classroom training, self-study, or as a professional reference, the...

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