profiling device Articles

  • Evaluation of the Gamma and Neutron Radiation Scattering and Transmission Methods for Soil Density and Moisture Determination

    In order to warrant the accuracy of soil density and moisture data from measurements by means of the gamma and neutron radiation attenuation methods several influencing factors have to be taken into account, for example, the soil hydrogen content, the soil inhomogeneity, the resolution characteristics of the measuring device and the probe travel velocity. Some interpretation concepts, related to ...


    By ASTM International

  • Vopak Waste Management - Case Study

    Learn how Vopak uses webWMS to reduce their costs and manage their waste streams in ways both beneficial to the company and the environment.  Laurance Goodman discusses how managing waste on paper, sticky notes and spreadsheets was not an effective way to track profiles, approvals, cost or be in compliance with their permits.  Vopak is currently utilizing ...


    By regAction

  • Verification of wind energy related measurements with a SODAR system

    Abstract Complex terrain and growing wind energy converters (WEC) in wind parks generate increasing interest in determining wind profiles and turbulence besides the general forecast of annual energy production. Increasing hub heights and growing rotor diameters of advanced WEC make SODAR systems a valuable alternative to meteorological towers. SODAR systems provide wind profiles as well as ...

  • Mathematical modelling of flue-gas desulphurisation using lime slurry in a turbulent contact absorber

    A mathematical model has been developed for absorption of SO2 from flue gases using lime slurry in Turbulent Contact Absorbers (TCA). In this model, the TCA was simulated by considering it as a falling film absorption system. Turbulent effects were taken into account by using eddy viscosity and eddy diffusivity. The system of partial differential equations of mass transfer with moving boundaries ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Creating functional nanostructured materials at the crossroad of physics, chemistry and materials science

    Controlled assembly and manipulation of three-dimensional (3D) nanostructures with well-defined shapes, profiles and functionalities present a significant challenge to nanotechnology. In this paper we summarise our recent efforts in an attempt to solve this problem by developing a highly selective surface-templated layer-by-layer assembly, where top-down approaches such as soft lithography, ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • CAS DataLoggers Helps You Get Ready for RICE NESHAP

    Manufacturers across the country are scrambling to prepare for RICE NESHAP, an incoming EPA regulation intended to reduce pollutants from several categories of new, existing and reconstructed stationary engines. The focus is on air toxics, and all applicable diesel and non-diesel engines must be retrofitted with an emission control product to meet the new requirements by 2013. Every diesel ...


    By CAS DATALOGGERS

  • An Inertial Measurement Unit Application for a GPR Tracking and Positioning

    Abstract Abilities of an inertial measurement unit (IMU) for ground penetrating radar (GPR) tracking and positioning are presented at this paper. The IMU operation principle is based on calculating of the device's orientation in space via measurement of linear accelerations and angular velocities. Features of the IMU, GPS and wheel odometer are compared. Principal scheme of the IMU consisted ...


    By Transient Technologies LLC

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