TRIZ is a brilliant toolkit for nurturing engineering creativity and innovation. This accessible, colourful and practical guide has been developed from problem-solving workshops run by Oxford Creativity, one of the world's top TRIZ training organizations started by Gadd in 1998. Gadd has…
Table of contents
1. 26 million horsepower
2. You mean we have a space program?
3. Right place, right time
4. Britain’s Astronauts
5. It was a beautiful launch
6. A Brilliant Ambassador
…A lifetime's work brilliantly compiled and courageously presented - a wealth of knowledge and experience for every structural engineer.
…Throughout this fascinating book, Clifford Pickover invites us to share in the amazing adventures of brilliant, quirky, and passionate people after whom these laws are named. These lawgivers turn out to be a fascinating, diverse, and sometimes eccentric group of people.…
…- Harry Richie Mail on Sunday;A brilliant collection... If you could only ever read one science book, this should probably be it. - New Scientist;It is a real treasure trove of unexpected pleasures. - Sunday Telegraph. Kenan Malik
…A brilliant blend of biography and self-help, and a bold book about ballooning, The Man with His Head in the Clouds is nothing less than a trip.' --Frances Wilson This is the story of how an uneducated Oxford pastry cook became the first Englishman…
As incredible and outlandish as many of these plans may seem, could they soon become our only hope for avoiding calamity? Or will the plans of brilliant and well-intentioned scientists cause unforeseeable disasters as they play out in the real world? And does the…
…- ;Fred Hoyle was one of the most widely acclaimed and colourful scientists of the twentieth century, a down-to-earth Yorkshireman who combined a brilliant scientific mind with a relish for communication and controversy.
Best known for his steady-state theory of cosmology,…
…- ;"Time restored" can be enjoyed as a well crafted description of the horological contributions of an important persona of his time, but for the reader so inclined, it is much more, it is a sensitive portrait of a troubled, but brilliant human being, who pursued his…
…Laser-driven particle acceleration utilizing nm-thin diamond foils: Improved ion acceleration for cancer therapy, improved electron acceleration and potentially ultra-brilliant X-ray beams for medical diagnostics
D. Habs, A. Henig, D. Jung, D. Kiefer, R. Hörlein,…