Monitoring & Testing Books

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    Quality Management in Higher Education

    A timely intervention as higher education in India begins to pay equal importance to Quality, alongside Access and Equity. Indian higher education is the third largest in the world. It is undergoing unprecedented expansion and reforms. Yet, no Indian university figures among the World’s Top 100! The problem lies primarily with the quality of ...

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    Climate Change Reconsidered II: Physical Science

    The Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) released a major new report on climate change science produced by an international team of 40 scientists at a press conference on Sept. 17, 2013, at the James ...

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    Chinese Translation of Climate Change Reconsidered

    Climate Change Reconsidered, a two-volume report from the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) originally published by The Heartland Institute in 2009 and 2011, was translated into Chinese by a translation ...

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    Global Warming: Facts vs. Faith

    Walter Cunningham has enjoyed careers in the United States Marine Corps, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and private industry, including 12 years as a venture ...

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    Small Business Survival

    Owning a small business can be a fulfilling and financially rewarding experience, but to be successful, you must know what to do before starting a business; what to do while the business is up and running; and, most importantly, what to do when the business runs into ...

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    X-Ray Fluorescence Analysis: Practical and Easy 2nd Edition

    The focus of this book is the practical use of XRF. Newcomers to the technique will find it extremely helpful, but also existing users will be able to expand their knowledge. Fundemental concepts are explained. Important data are listed in handy table form. Illustrated, step-by-step sample preparation tips are shown. Many examples of real-life ...

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    Real Estate Damages, Third Edition

    How much do you know about appraising damaged real estate? To find out, take this 10-question quiz and get a sneak preview of the book. ...

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    Practice Examination Questions for Real Estate Appraisers

    This test prep guide provides the instruction and practice problems you need to pass your state licensing or certification examination. This book has been organized to correspond to the 2015 National Uniform Licensing and Certification Examinations Content Outline. Using the 1,000+ real-world questions and answers provided, you ...

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    Geopolitical Atlas of the Oceans

    Richly illustrated with outstanding maps, this book is the first of its kind to address all major issues related to the oceans as well as questions dealing with delimitation of maritime boundaries in territorial seas and areas under juridiction (exclusive economic zones, protected fishing zones, protected ecological zones and continental shelves). ...

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    Public Works Inspectors` Manual - 7th Edition

    A complete operational technical guidebook for professionals charged with the responsibilities of inspecting all types of public works construction for city, county, state and federal agencies. The most comprehensive and authoritative text of its kind ever written and published. Of considerable value not only to inspection personnel, but also ...

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    Carbon dioxide sequestration, 2016 Edition

    This publication provides an overview of amendments to the London Protocol and related guidance developed to ensure the safe and environmentally sound implementation of carbon capture and storage (CCS) in sub-seabed geological ...

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    A Basic Hierarchical Graph Model for Conflict Resolution with Weighted Preference

    A novel hierarchical graph model for conflict resolution in which preferences are determined by weighting component graphs is proposed. This weighted hierarchical model contains three decision makers (DMs), one common decision maker (CDM) appearing in two local graphs, each with one local decision maker. Reachable lists and unilateral improvements ...

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    Advances In Ceramic Matrix Composites

    Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) have been useful for an extensive range of applications because of properties such as their light weight, toughness and temperature resistance. This book summarises key recent research on types and processing of CMCs. The first part of the book reviews types such as self-healing and hybrid CMCs as well as ...

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    Classroom Management Vol. 5

    Classroom management is often perceived as the most overwhelming challenge faced by new teachers; it may also continue to confront more experienced educators as they encounter a new group of youngsters or face a new set of demands. Successful classroom management is invariably tied to student engagement and empowerment: teachers who are singled ...

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    Market Analysis for Real Estate, Second Edition

    Market analysis is essential to real estate appraisal, and only an experienced, trained valuation professional can provide the type of in-depth study required to identify the supply and demand for a class of property in a specific market and assess the marketability of a unique property in that ...

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    The Appraisal of Real Estate, 14th Edition

    The 14th edition of The Appraisal of Real Estate reflects a new commitment to the essential principles of appraisal and the sound application of recognized valuation methods that have sustained real estate appraisers in good times and bad. This new edition has been restructured to mirror the organization of the valuation process, moving clearly ...

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    Standards Official Notice - Effective July 2017

    The following AWWA Standards will be effective July 2017:ANSI/AWWA B511 Potassium Hydroxide (October 13, 2016)ANSI/AWWA C600-17 Installation of Ductile-Iron Mains and Their Appurtenances (February 14, 2017)ANSI/AWWA D115-17 Tendon-Prestressed Concrete Water Tanks (February 17, 2017)ANSI/AWWA E102-17 Submersible Vertical Turbine Pumps (February 23, ...

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    Standards Official Notice - Effective June 2017

    The following AWWA Standards will be effective June 2017:ANSI/AWWA B550-17 Calcium Chloride (October 13, 2016)ANSI/AWWA B602-17 Copper Sulfate (January 30, 2017)ANSI/AWWA C151/A.21.51-17 Ductile-Iron Pipe, Centrifugally Cast (February 14, 2017)ANSI/AWWA C508-17 Swing-Check Valves for Waterworks Service, 2-In. Through 48-In. (50-mm Through ...

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    M58 Internal Corrosion Control in Water Distribution Systems, Second Edition

    Internal pipe corrosion in the water distribution system is a significant concern and can cause problems with water quality degradation, customer complaints, reduced pipe capacity, and home plumbing failures. This manual is intended to equip water professionals with the essential information regarding the design, implementation, and maintenance of ...

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    Buried No Longer Tool

    Buried No Longer® is an online economic forecasting tool for pipe repair and replacement.Utilities enter data and the tool provides cost estimates under a base model as well as with financial deferrals built in. The output data can be broken out by pipe size or pipe material categories.For both water and wastewater systems:Includes options to ...

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