Crystalline Electric Field and Structural Effects in f Electron Systems

Author: Jack E. Crow
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781461331087
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Genre: Science

Perhaps the title of this conference "Ctystalline Electric Field and Structural Effects in f-Electron Systems" reflects best the growth and direction of the field. The title and the conference itself go beyond "CEF" in two broad and important respects. First, the inter-relations between CEF and mode softenings, distortions due to quadruplar ordering or the Jahn Teller effect, have gained greater focus, hence the inclusion of . •• "Structral Effects. " Second, much greater emphasis on the actinides and, in particular, comparisons between actinides and the lighter rare earths is seen in this conference, hence the more general terminology . . . Iff-Electron Systems. " It seems clear that this comparison will lead to an extension to the actinides of mixed valence and Kondo considerations, as well as CEF effects. The emergence of a broader discipline which includes all f-electron systems and which is concerned with unstable, as well as stable, valence reflects the maturation of the field and a coming to grips with the complexity, as well as the unity, of f-electron systems. This maturation is also seen in the growing realization of the effects of CEF on transport, thermodynamic properties, and superconductivity and its co-existence with magnetic order. This volume contains 63 articles, all but two of which were presented at the Conference held in Philadelphia, U. S. A. , on 12-15 November, 1979. About 100 conferees from 13 countries attended the meeting which consisted of four full days of lecture presentations.

Awakening to Remembering

Author: Lisa Brown
ISBN: 0615805477
Release Date: 2013-06-07

Translating the Energies of "They" as "WE", Lisa "Transcendence" Brown brings forth a writing of how all are here to awaken from the sleep of the forgotten world. As more continue to remember, realities as we knew them will cease to exist. This book speaks on how all souls have separated, of the process to re-integrate as one unified body of light (LightBody), and how all can come to participate in their own REMEMBERING. This book is meant to be simple and assist one on their own journey.You are asked to absorb the writings into your own energy as the expanded consciousness that you will soon become.

Middle English Dictionary

Author: Sherman M. Kuhn
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472011340
Release Date: 1977-05-01
Genre: History

The most important modern reference work for Middle English studies

Bioactive Egg Compounds

Author: Rainer Huopalahti
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540378853
Release Date: 2007-05-19
Genre: Science

Bioactive Egg Compounds presents the latest results and concepts in the biotechnological use of egg compounds. Following an introduction to the different compounds of egg white, yolk and shell, the nutritive value of egg compounds is discussed. The text describes procedures for processing egg compounds to improve their nutritive value, including so-called enriched eggs. Also described is the isolation and application of egg compounds with special properties, such as antibiotic action.

Progress in Cell Cycle Research

Author: Laurent Meijer
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781461558736
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Genre: Medical

Now in its second year, Progress in Cell Cycle Research was conceived to serve as an up to date introduction to various aspects of the cell division cycle. Although an annual review in any field of scientific investigation can never be as current as desired, especially in the cell cycle field, we hope that this volume will be helpful to students, to recent graduates considering a de1liation in subject and to investigators at the fringe of the cell cycle field wishing to bridge frontiers. An instructive approach to many subjects in biology is often to make comparisons between evolutionary distant organisms. If one is willing to accept that yeast represent a model primitive eukaryote, then it is possible to make some interesting comparisons of cell cycle control mechanisms between mammals and our little unicellular cousins. By and large unicellular organisms have no need for intracellular communication. With the exception of the mating phenomenon in S. cerevisiae and perhaps some nutritional sensing mechanisms, cellular division of yeast proceeds with complete disregard for neighbourly communication. Multicellular organisms on the other hand, depend entirely on intracellular communication to maintain structural integrity. Consequently, elaborate networks have evolved to either prevent or promote appropriate cell division in multicellular organisms. Yet, as described in chapter two the rudimentary mechanisms for fine tuning the cell division cycle in higher eukaryotes are already apparent in yeast.