Space-Time Adaptive Processing for Radar (Artech House Radar by J. R. Guerci

By J. R. Guerci

Space-time adaptive processing (STAP) is a expertise for complicated radar structures that permits for major functionality improvements over traditional methods. in keeping with a direction taught in undefined, executive and academia, it is a useful creation to STAP options and techniques, putting emphasis on implementation in real-world structures. It addresses the wishes of radar engineers who're looking to practice potent STAP strategies to their structures, and will even be used as a reference by way of non-radar experts with an curiosity within the sign processing functions of STAP. The authors objective to give an explanation for serious subject matters in a fashion that are supposed to be comprehensible to somebody with a uncomplicated history in radar and sign processing.

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Cathedral (Star Trek Deep Space Nine: Mission Gamma, Book 3) by Michael A. Martin

By Michael A. Martin

A four-book odyssey of area exploration, political intrigue, non secular schism, lethal conspiracies and startling revelations, this is often Deep house 9 at its most sensible. Peace talks try the morality and get to the bottom of of 2 longtime enemies, the Bajorans and the Cardassians. but if politics and international relations fail, an odd alliance of alien religions bargains unforeseen wish for lasting peace. in the meantime, a mysterious old artifact demanding situations the team of the Defiant via 'restoring' crewmembers who've survived life-altering modifications, propelling them into own trips of self-discovery in the course of a deadly army war of words. PLUS this quantity sees the surprising dying of a ordinary personality from the television sequence.

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Strategic Rivalries in World Politics: Position, Space and by Michael P. Colaresi

By Michael P. Colaresi

Overseas clash is neither random nor inexplicable. it really is hugely established by way of antagonisms among a comparatively small set of states that regard one another as opponents. analyzing the 173 strategic rivalries in operation through the 19th and 20th centuries, this e-book identifies the variations rivalries make within the chance of clash escalation and analyzes how they have interaction with serial crises, palms races, alliances and power benefits. The authors distinguish among rivalries relating territorial confrontation (space) and rivalries bearing on prestige and effect (position) and exhibit how each one ends up in markedly diversified styles of clash escalation. They argue that opponents usually tend to interact in foreign clash with their antagonists than non-rival pairs of states and finish with an evaluate of no matter if we will be able to anticipate democratic peace, monetary improvement and financial interdependence to constrain rivalry-induced clash.

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Cardassia and Andor (Worlds of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, by Una McCormack Heather Jarman

By Una McCormack Heather Jarman

Inside of each federation and each empire, at the back of each hero and each villain, there are the worlds that outline them. within the aftermath of team spirit and within the bold culture of Spock's global, the ultimate mirrored image, and A sew in Time, the civilizations so much heavily tied to megastar Trek: Deep house 9 can now be skilled as by no means before...in stories either sweeping and intimate, reflective and prophetic, eerily wide-spread and completely alien. CARDASSIA: The final international ravaged via the kingdom struggle can be the final on which Miles O'Brien ever imagined construction a lifestyles. As he joins within the reconstruction of Cardassia's infrastructure, his spouse Keiko spearheads the planet's tricky agricultural renewal. yet Cardassia's fight to remake itself -- from the fledgling democracy subsidized through Elim Garak to the people's rediscovery in their personal non secular prior -- isn't really with out competition, because the open air efforts to assist rebuild its civilization come lower than assault through those that reject any alien effect. ANDOR: at the eve of a superb social gathering in their historic prior, the weird and mysterious Andorians, a species with 4 sexes, needs to make a decision simply how a lot they're prepared to sacrifice in an effort to be sure their survival. organic necessity clashes with own ethics; cultural legal responsibility vies with love -- and Ensign Thirishar ch'Thane returns domestic to the planet he forswore, to stand not just the results of his offerings, yet a clandestine plan to change the very nature of his variety.

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Report on the World Space Week 2006: Space for Saving Lives by United Nations

By United Nations

This record presents historical past info on global area Week, information of the programmes carried out in the course of the 2006 social gathering and recommendations for destiny celebrations of what has turn into the most important annual public area occasion world wide. the target of global area Week is to extend know-how between decision-makers and the general public of some great benefits of the peaceable makes use of of area.

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