Author: Miguel A. Banares
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
ISBN: 9781849733755
Release Date: 2012-02
Genre: Reference

Catalysis will be of interest to anyone working in academia and industry that needs an up-to-date critical analysis and summary of catalysis research and applications.

Surfactants and Interfacial Phenomena

Author: Milton J. Rosen
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471670551
Release Date: 2004-09-21
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This book is the premier text on the properties and applications ofsurfactants. The third edition is completely updated and revised,including new information on gemini surfactants (a new type ofpowerful surfactant), superspreading (or superwetting) by aqueoussurfactant solutions of highly hydrophobic surfaces (important inagricultural applications), and dynamic surface tension (animportant interfacial property not covered in the first twoeditions). * Clearly explains the mechanisms by which surfactants operate ininterfacial processes * Uses a minimum of mathematics in explanation of topics, making iteasy-to-understand and very user-friendly * Problems are included at the end of each chapter * Includes many tables of data as reference that are not compiledelsewhere * Milton J Rosen is an expert in the field of Surfactant research

Edgar Rice Burroughs Tarzan Omnibus

Author: Various
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
ISBN: 9781630085377
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

The Dark Horse contributions to the Lord of the Jungle are highlighted in this omnibus of previously uncollected stories from Bruce Jones, Thomas Yeates, Timothy Truman, Al Williamson, Lovern Kindzierski, Darko Macan, Igor Kordey, and more! In this volume, Tarzan discovers a new form of helplessness when a deadly virus threatens Jane's life, races against Nazis to uncover an artifact of immense power, encounters classic characters from Victorian literature, and battles Martians in the twenty-fourth century! Collecting Tarzan #1-#20 and Tarzan: A Tale of Mugambi, this omnibus an essential addition to any Tarzan library!

The Supply Chain Game Changers

Author: Theodore (Ted) Stank
Publisher: FT Press
ISBN: 9780134093857
Release Date: 2015-10-07
Genre: Business & Economics

BREAKTHROUGH BEST PRACTICES IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FROM WORLD-CLASS PRACTITIONERS For all supply chain decision-makers, professionals, and students Improve financial and operational performance Manage risk and ensure continuity Drive value through deeper integration Optimize logistics cost and customer responsiveness Hire and develop world-class talent This book brings together advanced supply chain practices that yield significant, enduring business advantage. It reflects extensive collaboration between industry pioneers and The University of Tennessee Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI), a leading source of best practice knowledge for global supply chain management. Building on GSCI’s deep industry partnerships, this book’s techniques take you far beyond the past decade’s advances. You’ll find new approaches to managing risk, integration, talent, distribution, purchasing, logistics, and more—all extensively vetted by leading executives. The authors fully explain each technique; its rationale, advantages, and challenges; and how pioneering organizations have implemented it. The world will look radically different in five years. If you want your supply chain to deliver competitive advantage tomorrow, you need to prepare today. This book shows you what to do, and how to get there. In recent years, practically everyone’s supply chain has become more sophisticated. To gain competitive advantage from your supply chain in the future, you’ll have to do even more. The Supply Chain Game Changers identifies powerful new ways to drive value in complex global supply chains, shows how pioneers are succeeding with these innovations, and helps you make them work in your environment. The authors first discuss ten trends impacting global supply chains today, and preview emerging drivers of change through 2025. Reflecting these changes, they share new best practices for managing global supply chains, evolving supply networks, and accounting for economics, politics, infrastructure, and competence. Next, the authors drill down to offer detailed guidance on several crucial aspects of supply chain management. You’ll discover new ways to identify, prioritize, and mitigate risk; balance cost and customer responsiveness through advanced distribution centers; integrate purchasing and logistics more effectively; and attract and develop world-class talent. The book concludes with the authors’ Top Ten actions for creating tomorrow’s world-class supplychain, practical tools for assessing where you stand,and detailed guidance for creating your new Action Plan.

Liber Satyrarum

Author: Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis
ISBN: BSB:BSB10934085
Release Date: 1504

Managing Change in Schools

Author: Colin Newton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134964086
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Education

Written by two educational psychologists, this essential aid shows how change can be managed to increase job satisfaction and avoid unnecessary stress and conflict. * offers practical advice for schools with action plans * outlines the mechanics and processes in self-appraisal * analyses the key methods for promoting effective change * shows ways to monitor, review and evaluate change * examines a number of strategies including consultation, negotiation, project development and in-service training