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The Birth of NASA: The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers

The Birth of NASA: The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers By Dutch von Ehrenfried
English | EPUB | 2016 | 358 Pages | ISBN : 3319284266 | 6 MB
This is the story of the work of the original NASA space pioneers; men and women who were suddenly organized in 1958 from the then National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics (NACA) into the Space Task Group. A relatively small group, they developed the initial mission concept plans and procedures for the U. S. space program.
Optical Characterization of Plasmonic Nanostructures: Near-Field Imaging of the Magnetic Field of Light

Optical Characterization of Plasmonic Nanostructures: Near-Field Imaging of the Magnetic Field of Light by Denitza Denkova
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319287923 | 88 Pages | PDF | 7.7 MB
This thesis focuses on a means of obtaining, for the first time, full electromagnetic imaging of photonic nanostructures. The author also develops a unique practical simulation framework which is used to confirm the results.
Fruit of the Month (Iowa Short Fiction Award)

Fruit of the Month (Iowa Short Fiction Award) by Abby Frucht
English | Mar. 1, 1988 | ISBN: 0877451753 | 178 Pages | PDF | 6 MB
This fine debut of twelve stories explores a topography of the interior, probing the thoughts, motivations, and little-understood impulses behind moments of aggression, jealousy, and loneliness. Turning her eye on the academic landscape as well as the workaday world, Frucht keenly observes people forging friendships, groping for greater self-understanding, and attempting to find meaning in their lives and loves.