Cities and Their Vital Systems asks basic questions about the longevity, utility, and nature of urban infrastructures; analyzes how they grow, interact, and change; and asks how, when, and at what cost they should be replaced. Among the topics discussed are problems arising from increasing air travel and airport congestion; the adequacy of water supplies and waste treatment; the impact of new technologies on construction; urban real estate values; and the field of qtelematics, q the combination of computers and telecommunications that makes money machines and national newspapers possible.(Calculation, optimisation and comparison of optical transmission systems with superimposed reception). ... 953, 430 PB69-668236/GAR PC N01/MF NO1 National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA Digital ... Technical Information Service, Springfield, Ultraviolet and Electron Beam Curing of Printing Inks. January ... 14 Feb 89, 122p The document contains revised pages of the January 1989 Manual of Regulations and Procedures for Federal Radio Frequency Management.
|Title||:||Cities and Their Vital Systems:|
|Author||:||Advisory Committee on Technology and Society|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 1988-01-01|