Download PDF by Gino Segrè: A Matter of Degrees: What Temperature Reveals about the Past

By Gino Segrè

In a superb synthesis of technology, heritage, and mind's eye, Gino Segrè, an the world over well known theoretical physicist, embarks on a wide-ranging exploration of ways the basic clinical notion of temperature is sure up with the very essence of either existence and subject.

- Why is the interior temperature of such a lot mammals mounted close to 98.6°?
- How do geologists use temperature to trace the background of our planet?
- Why is the search for absolute 0 and its quantum mechanical value the most important to knowing superconductivity?

And what do we examine from neutrinos, the subatomic "messages from the sun" that can carry the main to knowing the birth-and death-of our sunlight approach? In answering those and 1000s of different temperature-sensitive questions, Segrè provides an uncanny view of the realm round us.

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1 Osmotische Pumpen .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Matrixsysteme . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Degradable Systeme .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Trägersysteme .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Anwendungsbeispiele .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Okulares therapeutisches System . . . . . . . . . 2 Transdermales therapeutisches System ..

4 Therapie .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Radiochirurgie als nicht-invasive Therapie .. . . . . 2 Bildgestützte Navigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Intraoperative Bildgebung .. . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Ausblick .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1061 1068 1070 1071 1072 1084 1095 1103 1113 1113 1113 1114 1115 1115 1115 1116 1116 1116 1117 1118 1119 49 Endoskopie, minimal-invasive Chirurgie und navigierte Systeme .

4 Hybridtechniken . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Diskussion .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Literatur .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1446 64 Chirurgie angeborener Herzfehler . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C. Schreiber, P. Libera, R. 1 Einführung . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Implantate . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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