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2013-12-12 23:32:09

Leading provider of stress management training, tactics, and education materials, StressStop, offer top 5 ways to stay stress during the holidays. Norwalk, Connecticut (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The holidays are a hectic time and stress often seems inevitable, but it does not have to be. StressStop, the leading provider of stress management training, tactics and education materials, offers its top 5 tips for staying stress free during the holidays. 1. Make a list of what NOT to do. For...

One In Four Earthquakes Worldwide Come From Deep Within Earth
2013-12-12 08:16:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The long standing mystery of what drives a particular type of earthquake that occurs deep within the Earth and accounts for one in four quakes worldwide might have been solved by a team led by Stanford researchers. Their findings are published in an upcoming issue of Geophysical Research Letters. Originating farther inside the planet than shallow earthquakes, these temblors are known as intermediate-depth earthquakes. Shallow...

2013-12-04 08:25:13

Simplifying Pipe Stress Complexity - Again! SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Specializing in piping design and stress analysis software solutions and services, SST has introduced CAEPIPE v7.0 on its 30(th) anniversary--A major release with a wealth of new piping stress analysis features. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131204/SF27338) Known for its sleek and simple design, CAEPIPE now adds more power and flexibility to its already formidable processing engine....

2013-12-02 23:03:29

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Automotive Transmissions Report. London (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 The transmissions sector is no longer primarily driven by cost control and installed capacity, but is emerging as a critical technology that can deliver much needed benefits in a cost-effective fashion compared to other areas of technology. Furthermore, transmission technology is also critical to future powertrain development in terms of its ability to deliver...

2013-11-18 10:32:56

From the production of tougher, more durable smart phones and other electronic devices, to a wider variety of longer lasting biomedical implants, bulk metallic glasses are poised to be  mainstay materials for the 21st Century. Featuring a non-crystalline amorphous structure, bulk metallic glasses can be as strong or even stronger than steel, as malleable as plastics,  conduct electricity and resist corrosion. These materials would seem to have it all save for one problem: they are often...

2013-11-14 23:31:43

Wohl Associates has acquired several used conveyor systems that are now for sale. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Industry leaders Wohl Associates has been filling the conveyor machinery needs of businesses for more than 40 years. Based in Bohemia, New York, and renowned for their stock of used packaging and food processing machinery, this family-owned company offers systems for the efficient transportation of any materials throughout a production facility. Wohl Associates'...

2013-11-13 23:24:56

Couple Mapping™ introduces a simple new technique to help families deal with holiday relationship stress. (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Holiday time can be stressful for all relationships, and when family dinners meet family dynamics, things can spiral out of control. Holidays are supposed to be a time of fun, togetherness and love, but creating those lasting memories with Uncle Bob and Aunt Janet can be almost as challenging as bringing world peace to our planet. Introducing the Family...

2013-11-13 12:22:19

Couple Mapping(TM) introduces a simple new technique to help families deal with holiday relationship stress BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Holiday time can be stressful for all relationships, and when family dinners meet family dynamics, things can spiral out of control. Holidays are supposed to be a time of fun, togetherness and love, but creating those lasting memories with Uncle Bob and Aunt Janet can be almost as challenging as bringing world peace to...

2013-11-12 08:21:55

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global provider of commercial duty fully-automatic transmissions and hybrid-propulsion systems, today announced that David S. Graziosi, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will present at the Goldman Sachs Global Industrials Conference in Boston on Wednesday, November 13, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120702/DE33547LOGO) The specific...

2013-11-04 08:20:36

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the largest global provider of commercial duty fully-automatic transmissions and hybrid-propulsion systems, today announced that it will attend the following investor conference in November. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120702/DE33547LOGO ) Baird's 2013 Industrial Conference - Chicago Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 Presenters: Lawrence E. Dewey, Chairman, President and...


Latest Mechanics Reference Libraries

Seismology
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Seismology is the scientific study of earthquakes and the spread of elastic waves through the Earth or through other planet-like bodies. The field includes studies of earthquake effects, such as tsunamis in addition to diverse seismic sources such as tectonic, volcanic, oceanic, atmospheric, and artificial processes. A related field that utilizes geology to infer information regarding past earthquakes is paleoseismology. A recording of earth motion as a function of time is a seismogram. A...

Physics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Physics is a natural science involving the study of matter and its motion through space-time, along with related concepts such as energy and force. On a broader scale, it also involves the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, perhaps the oldest through its inclusion of astronomy. Physics was part of natural philosophy until the Scientific Revolution in the 16th century, when the natural...

Computational Mechanics (journal)
2012-06-04 15:29:14

Computational Mechanics is a scientific journal founded in 1986 and published monthly by Springer. The journal covers all aspects of computational mechanics and reports original research in the field. It focuses on areas that involve the rational application of mechanics, mathematics, and numerical methods in the practice of modern engineering. Areas covered include solid and structural mechanics, multi-body system dynamics, constitutive modeling, inelastic and finite deformation response,...

Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering
2012-04-25 10:02:44

Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering (ACME) is a scholarly journal that publishes reviews presenting developments in computational engineering. It also provides a forum for spreading results of research and advanced industrial practice in computational engineering with particular emphasis on mechanics and related fields. The editor-in-chief is Michael Kleiber, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw. Areas of publication in the...

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2010-10-07 16:05:32

The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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