NYAS: Visualization and Imaging in Transport Phenomena (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, V. 972)

Visualization and Imaging in Transport Phenomena (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, V. 972), book coverSideman, Samuel and Amir Landesberg (editors). Visualization and Imaging in Transport Phenomena (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, V. 972). New York Academy of Sciences, 2002. ISBN: 1573313718. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26157) $16.00

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Result of the International Symposium on Visualization and Imaging in transport Phenomena held May 5-10, 2002 in Antalya, Turkey and organized by the International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer and the Visualization Society of Japan. Illustrated. 344p. References.

The papers in this volume examine: object recognition and feature extraction; shape analysis, 3D reconstruction and restoration; pattern recognition; digital imaging processing; neural networks; molecular and cellular motion and transport; tissue and organ characterization; tomography, surface potential and signal analysis.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017), book coverAAAS Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6332, 31 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26144) $10.00

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Features “When Soils Warm: Carbon Fluxes from Deeper Down.”

Also how China’s opiate-makers stay ahead of the law, flying foxes in peril, immune cells age at the transcriptional level, and more. pp1345-1448.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017)

Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6331, 24 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp1237-1344. Slight mailing label shadow on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#26110) $10.00

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Features DNA-Protein Hybrid: Manipulating doube-stranded DNA into intricate shapes. Also President Trump’s science budget, DNA replication errors and cancer, Lessons for climate engineers, and more.

ZIMMER, C: Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World

Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain--and How It Changed the World, book coverZimmer, Carl. Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World. Free Press, 2004. ISBN: 0743230388. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket with slight edge wear. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26059) $12.00

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Story of Thomas Willis, Christopher Wren, and the others involved in the 17th century birth of neurological research. Illustrated. Deckle edge. 366p. Index. References. Illustrated.

SCIENCE: Science News 7

Science News 7, book cover Science News 7. Penguin Books, 1948. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name in pencil on second end page. Good. Paperback. (#26048) $16.00

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Articles include “Measuring Craftsmanship” by G.W. Scott Blair, “Hearing of Insects” by Gabriele Rabel, “Approaching the Speed of Sound” by O.G. Sutton, Research Report A.W. Haslett. Illustrations, Glossary. 126p.

TRIMBLE: MR: The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry

Trimble, Michael R. The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry. Johns Hopkins Press, 2016. ISBN: 9781421419497. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26032) $16.00

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Illustrated. References. 308p. Examines culture and mind–brain relations from ancient times to the present, with an emphasis on the romantic era of the 19th century.

STOLLER, E: The Salk Institute (Building Block Series)

Stoller, Ezra. The Salk Institute (Building Block Series). Princeton Architectural Press, 1999. ISBN: 1568982003. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26020) $12.00

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Filled with illustrations Introduction by D.S Friedman. Photographs by Ezra Stoller. Includes drawings and plans of the building. 83p. Unclipped dust jacket. Ezra Stoller is one of the preeminent architectural photographers of our time.