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Wendt, Siegfried

Roots of Modern Technology

Wendt, Siegfried - Roots of Modern Technology, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Explaining Modern Technology
Siegfried Wendt

2. Mathematicians Are Humans Like You and Me – They Count and Arrange
Siegfried Wendt

3. Mathematicians Are Nothing Special – They Draw and Compare
Siegfried Wendt

4. When It Helps to Ignore Any Meaning
Siegfried Wendt

5. About the Methods for Computing the Future
Siegfried Wendt

6. What Talking and Writing Have in Common
Siegfried Wendt

7. What the Moon Has to Do with Mechanical Engineering
Siegfried Wendt

8. How Albert Einstein Disregarded Common Sense
Siegfried Wendt

9. How a Few Frog Legs Triggered the Origin of Electrical Engineering
Siegfried Wendt

10. Small, Smaller, Smallest – How the Components of Matter Were Found
Siegfried Wendt

11. How the Difference between Particles and Waves Disappeared
Siegfried Wendt

12. How “Recipes” in the Cells of Living Organisms Were Found and Can Be Rewritten
Siegfried Wendt

13. Why Engineers Are “Playing with Models”
Siegfried Wendt

14. Everything becomes Digital – Really Everything?
Siegfried Wendt

Keywords: Engineering, Engineering, general, History of Science, Computers and Society

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Technology, Energy, Traffic
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783642120626

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