Damage and Fracture of Disordered Materials by Dusan Krajcinovic English | 8 Jan. 2005 | ISBN: 3211833277 | 265 Pages | PDF | 26 MB
The principal objective of this book is to relate the random distributions of defects and material strength on the microscopic scale with the deformation and residual strength of materials on the macroscopic scale.
Electromagnetic and Optical Pulse Propagation 2: Temporal Pulse Dynamics in Dispersive, Attenuative Media By Kurt E. Oughstun English | EPUB | 2009 | 831 Pages | ISBN : 1441901485 | 16.6 MB
Electromagnetic and Optical Pulse Propagation presents a systematic treatment of the radiation and propagation of transient electromagnetic and optical wave fields (such as those used in ultrawideband radar and communications systems as well as in ultrashort pulsed optics) through causal, locally linear media which exhibit both temporal dispersion and absorption.
Child Abuse: Diagnostic and Forensic Considerations By Caroline Rey-Salmon English | PDF | 2018 | 437 Pages | ISBN : 3319658816 | 18.32 MB
This book offers an interdisciplinary approach to child abuse providing a comprehensive overview of the topic. From fetal life to adolescence, various patterns of child abuse are described in 23 chapters with highlight on early diagnostic features and differential diagnoses. Data on psychological and domestic violence is also presented. Readers will improve their knowledge in the field of child abuse, helping to identify such situations at onset and subsequently prevent recurrences.