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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

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Works: 361 works in 674 publications in 1 language and 19,995 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Sources 
Roles: Other, Editor
Classifications: JX1393.N67, 355.031091821
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Palaeogeophysics by NATO Advanced Study Institute( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models for environmental pollution control by Rolf A Deininger( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water pollution control. Water supply and water resources development. Air pollution control. Solid waste disposal. Noise control. Total environment models
Problems in palaeoclimatology; proceedings by NATO Palaeoclimates Conference( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earthquake displacement fields and the rotation of the earth; a NATO Advanced Study Institute. Conference organized by the Department of Geophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, 22 June-28 June 1969 by L Mansinha( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seeds of this conference were sown with the publication by Press, in 1965, of a paper in which he suggested that the displacement field due to a major earthquake may extend over much greater distances than had been thought possible before. Later on, Mansinha and Smylie pointed out that if Press was correct then, since the redistri bution of significant quantities of mass was involved, the inertia tensor of the earth would be altered and thus cause the earth to wobble; this revived the idea that earth quakes might be the long sought source for maintaining the Chandler Wobble. They argued that since earthquakes are sudden events it should be worthwhile trying to determine if there was any correlation between sudden changes in the Chandler term of the pole path and major earthquakes. Furthermore, since displacements occur both before and after an earthquake it might be possible to obtain a few days warning of a major earthquake by making instantaneous observations of the pole path. Analysis of the data indicated some correlation but, as often happens in science in general and in geophysics in particular, the results were not conclusive because of imperfect theory and the need for more accurate determinations of the pole position. It soon became clear that a meeting between geophysicists and astronomers involved in this type of work would be of mutual benefit
Recent advances in the development and germination of seeds by Raymond B Taylorson( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seed research-past, present and future. Use of transgenic plants for studies of seed-specific gene expression. Impact of simulated drought stress on protein body cycle in radicles of developing and germinating cotton seeds. Synthetic seed for clonal production of crop plants. Synthesis of acid-soluble, ABA-inducible proteins in wheat embryos from dormat grain. Hormones, genetic mutants and seed development. Membrane behavior in drought and its physiological significance. The basis of recalcitrant seed behaviour: cell biology of the homoiohydrous seed condition.Phytin synthesis and deposition. Calcium-regulated metabolism in seed germination. Transport and targeting of proteins to protein storage vacuoles (protein bodies) in developing seeds. Biochemical adaptations to anoxia in rice and Echinochloa seeds. Some aspects of metabolic regulation of seed germination and dormancy. Phytochrome and sensitization in germination control. The role of light and nitrate in seed germination. Water-impermeable seed coverings as barriers to germination. Control of germination and early development in parasitic angiosperms. Factors eliciting the germination of photoblastic kalanchoe seeds. Factors influencing the efficacy of dormancy-breaking chemicals. Physiological mechanisms involved in seed priming. Germination research towards in nineties: a summary and prognosis
The Soviet economy, a new course? : colloquium, 1-3 April 1987, Brussels = L'Economie soviétique à un tournant? : colloque, 1-3 avril 1987, Bruxelles by Reiner Weichhardt( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technology transfer in industrialized countries by Sherman Gee( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groundwater and ecosystems by Alper Baba( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems (GDEs) frequently exhibit rich biological diversity and can provide enormous economic wealth. In recent years, GDEs in many industrialized countries have shown signs of serious degradation, primarily the result of groundwater abstraction and pollution. Many such systems, including a number of well documented cases in Eastern Europe, are no longer sustainable. As a consequence, the conservation and sustainable management of GDEs has emerged as one of the most urgent environmental research priorities of our time. A large percentage of the world's population lives in cities and either depends on, or is affected in some way, by groundwater. Moreover, groundwater has become a very important and complex issue that attracts the interest of many diverse stakeholders. Many problems related to groundwater and ecosystems are shared by countries throughout the world and there is growing recognition that much can be gained by co-operation on an international scale.; This is no time to be complacent and it is critical that key problems be identified, that the potential consequences of these problems be understood, and that the development of solutions begins urgently. Important data gaps must be recognized and filled without delay
Environmental role of wetlands in headwaters by Josef Křeček( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally, the wetlands of headwater and upland regions provide many valuable environmental services. This book moves towards a more comprehensive inventory of the benefits and costs of headwater wetlands. It evaluates the research that tries to understand the tolerances, exchanges, checks and balances within headwater landscapes and the downstream impacts of changes in wetlands. It employs case studies and reviews from 21 nations spanning Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas. It explores the new policy frameworks, changes in land husbandry, new systems for community education, participatory processes and technological interventions required for the effective management of headwater wetlands and the full integration of wetlands (including newly constructed wetlands) into environmental management and planning. In the past, most research dealt with wetlands as isolated features, this book examines wetlands in their watershed management context
Mud volcanoes, geodynamics and seismicity by Giovanni Martinelli( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carbon nanotubes : from basic research to nanotechnology by Valentin N Popov( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is about 15 years that the carbon nanotubes have been discovered by Sumio Iijima in a transmission electron microscope. Since that time, these long hollow cylindrical carbon molecules have revealed being remarkable nanostructures for several aspects. They are composed of just one element, Carbon, and are easily produced by several techniques. A nanotube can bend easily but still is very robust. The nanotubes can be manipulated and contacted to external electrodes. Their diameter is in the nanometer range, whereas their length may exceed several micrometers, if not several millimeters. In diameter, the nanotubes behave like molecules with quantized energy levels, while in length, they behave like a crystal with a continuous distribution of momenta. Depending on its exact atomic structure, a single-wall nanotube -that is to say a nanotube composed of just one rolled-up graphene sheet- may be either a metal or a semiconductor. The nanotubes can carry a large electric current, they are also good thermal conductors. It is not surprising, then, that many applications have been proposed for the nanotubes. At the time of writing, one of their most promising applications is their ability to emit electrons when subjected to an external electric field. Carbon nanotubes can do so in normal vacuum conditions with a reasonable voltage threshold, which make them suitable for cold-cathode devices
Photon-based nanoscience and nanobiotechnology by J. J Dubowski( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light has always played a significant role in the synthesis of materials and formation of small-scale solid structures. The invention of holographic and phase mask projection has enabled engineers to fabricate devices with characteristic features much smaller than the wavelength of the light used for processing. A further reduction of device dimensions has been achieved by implementing the processes that rely strongly on the non-linear effects of light-matter interaction. The intention of this book was to provide the Reader, primarily graduate students and young researchers in materials engineering, bio(chem)physics, medical physics and biophysics, with a set of articles reviewing state-of-the art research and recent advancements in the field of photon-matter interaction for micro/nanomaterials synthesis and manipulation of properties of biological and inorganic materials at the atomic level. Photon-based nanoscience and related technologies have created exciting opportunities for the fabrication and characterization of nano(bio)material devices and systems, and it is expected to significantly contribute to the development of Nanobiophotonics and Nanomedicine
Nanoscale devices - fundamentals and applications by Rudolf Gross( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the last decade the interest in nanoscale materials and their applications in novel electronic devices have been increasing tremendously. This is caused by the unique properties of nanoscale materials and the outstanding performance of nanoscale devices. The fascinating and often unrivalled properties of nanoscale materials and devices opened new and sometimes unexpected fields of applications. Today, the widespread applications range from the detection of explosives, drugs and fissionable materials to bio- and infrared-sensors, spintronic devices, data storage media, magnetic read heads for computer hard disks, single-electron devices, microwave electronic devices, and many more. This book contains a collection of papers giving insight into the fundamentals and applications of nanoscale devices. The main focus is on the synthesis and characterization of nanoscale magnetic materials, the fundamental physics and materials aspects of solid-state nanostructures, the development of novel device concepts and design principles for nanoscale devices, as well as on applications in electronics with special emphasis on defence against the threat of terrorism
Functional properties of nanostructured materials by R Kassing( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginning of the XXI-st century can be seen as the start of a revolution in nanomaterials and nanotechnology which has already an impact on everyday life; this impact will grow rapidly in the near future. The need for international but also interdisciplinary cooperation and dissemination of knowledge in the field of nanoscale science and engineering is also becoming increasingly apparent. The common efforts of researchers from different countries and fields of science can bring complementary expertise to solve the rising problems in order to take the advantages of the nanoscale approach in materials sciences. Nanostructured materials are becoming of major significance, and their investigations require a comprehensive approach. The fundamental properties of these materials are remarkably altered as the size of their constituent grains or phases decreases to the nanometer scale. These novel materials made of nanosized building blocks offer unique and entirely different electrical, optical, mechanical, and magnetic properties compared to conventional micro- or millimetre-size materials owing to their distinctive size, shape, topology, surface properties, etc
Optical chemical sensors by Francesco Baldini( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phytoremediation of metal-contaminated soils by Jean-Louis Morel( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phytoremediation, the use of plants to remediate environmental media, is being pursued as a new approach for the cleanup of contaminated soils and waters, including groundwater. Plant-assisted bioremediation, sometimes referred to as a type of phytoremediation, involves the interaction of plant roots and the microorganisms associated with these root systems to re- diate soils containing elevated concentrations of organic compounds. These techniques could provide cost-effective methods of remediating soils and groundwater contaminated with metals, radionuclides, and various types of organics, with fewer secondary wastes and less environmental impact than would be generated using traditional remediation methods. All plants extract necessary nutrients, including metals, from their soil and water environments. Some plants, called hyperaccumulators, have the ability to store large amounts of metals, even some metals that do not appear to be required for plant functioning. In addition, plants can take up various organic chemicals from environmental media and degrade or otherwise process them for use in their physiological processes. Phytoremediation technologies are in the early stages of development, with laboratory research and limited field trials being conducted to determine processes and refine methods. Additional research, including genetic engineering, is being conducted to improve the natural capabilities of plants to perform remediation functions and to investigate other plants with potential phytoremediation applications. Large areas in Western and Eastern countries are polluted with heavy metals and radionuclides in natural, rural, urban or industrial areas
Nanostructured materials by high-pressure severe plastic deformation by Y. T Zhu( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently, it was reported that nanostructured materials processed under high pressure by HPT and ECAP have an extraordinary combination of both high strength and high ductility, which are two desirable, but rarely co-existing properties. These findings indicate that high-pressure is a critical factor that can be employed to process nanostructured materials with superior mechanical, and possibly also physical, properties. It is the objective of this workshop to review our current knowledge, identify issues for future research, and discuss future directions on the processing and properties of nanostructured materials via SPD techniques, with a special emphasis on high-pressure effects. The 42 peer-reviewed papers in this book cover areas of high pressure effect on the nanostructure and properties of SPD-processed materials, fundamentals of nanostructured materials, development of high-pressure SPD technologies for commercializations, recent advances of SPD technologies as well as applications and future markets of SPD-processed nanostructured materials
Bioremediation of soils contaminated with aromatic compounds : proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Bioremediation of Soils Contaminated with Aromatic Compounds, Tartu, Estonia, 1-3 July 2004 by Hermann J Heipieper( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental biotechnology, which was in its infancy in the early 80's, has evolved thanks to the revolution brought about by molecular biology. Multiple successes in the biological cleanup of civil and industrial wastewater and of hydrocarbon soil pollution, demonstrate the vast power of clean technologies. In addition, the buildup of information on the activities of microorganisms as catalysts in all sorts of natural, industrial and animal environments has flourished. There is a continuing realization of the critical role of microbial processes in biological, industrial and geological systems. Since environmental biotechnology has matured, it is ready to tackle bigger challenges: the scaling up of many bioremediation systems still in progress, the search for novel biocatalysts for industrial applications, the continuing effort against common human life-threatening processes such as antibiotic resistance, the accumulation of hormone-mimicking substances (endocrine disrupters), the deposition of air-borne pesticides in the environment and, the degradation of recalcitrant contaminants. These endeavors will help prevent the contamination of food chains, protect human life and allow for human activity and economic development that do not compromise environmental sustainabijity. This volume includes the key lectures and participants' contributions delivered at the NATO-funded Advanced Research Workshop (NATO- ARW No. 980838) Bioremediation of Soils Contaminated with Aromatic Compounds: Effects of Rhizosphere, Bioavailability, Gene Regulation and st rd Stress Adaptation, held in Tartu, Estonia, from the 1 to the 3 of July 2004, and attended by participants from 15 countries
Extreme hydrological events : new concepts for security : proceedings of the NATO advanced research workshop on extreme hydrological events held in Novosibirsk, Russia, 11-15 July 2005 by O. F Vasilʹev( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This proceedings contains the papers which were presented at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop (ARW) on Extreme Hydrological Events: New Concepts for Security, which was held in Novosibirsk, Russia, from July 11-15, 2005. The workshop fell within the NATO priority research topic on Environmental Security, Disaster Forecast and Prevention. At the present time, the necessity of considerable deepening of our understanding about the nature of extreme and catastrophic natural and man-induced events, in particular hydrologic ones, becomes very topical, as well as the development of advanced methods for their prediction, including estimating probability of their occurrence and a risk related to them. Another aspect of this hydrological problem is reducing of vulnerability of social, economic, and engineering systems to the extreme hydrologic events (EHE) and decreasing of a degree of their effect on such systems. Dealing with these problems needs further refining existing tools for prediction and forecasting of EHE. It can be done essentially through revealing mechanisms of their generation and with use of new approaches and methodologies in related branches of hydrology. This ARW is targeted to contribute to the critical analysis and assessment of current knowledge on a number of the key issues of hydrology, such as: extreme hydrological phenomena, problems of floods, low flows and droughts. In view of significant economic losses and actually wide geographical occurrence, investigation of these hydrological phenomena is of great scientific and practical importance
 
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Alleanza atlantica

Alliance de l'atlantique nord

Aozadur Feur-emglev Norzh-Atlantel

Atlanshafsbandalagi

Atlantic Alliance

Atlantisch Bondgenootschap

Atlantische Allianz

Atlantisches Bndnis

Atlantshafsbandalagi

Conseil Atlantique

Consociatio ex pacto Atlantico Septentrionali

АПУ

Eagraocht Chonradh an Atlantaigh Thuaidh

szak-atlanti Szerződs Szervezete

szakatlanti Szvetsg

Fikambanan'ny Fifanarahan'ny Atlantika Avaratra

Gaashaanbuurta NATO

Gunglo ti Tulagan ti Amianan nga Atlantiko intergobernamental a kumaduaan ti milisia

Ḥilf al-Aṭlasī

Ḥilf Shamāl al-Aṭlanṭī

Ipar Atlantikoko Itunaren Erakundea

Katig-uban Tratado han Amihanan Atlantiko

Kuzey Atlantik Andlaşması rgt

N.A.T.O.

N.A.T.O. (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

N.A.V.O

N.A.V.O. (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Naord-Atlantische Verdraagsorganisaasje

Narrative Architecture Today

NATO

NATO intergovernmental military alliance

NATO Mamlakatlar poytaxtlari

NATO međudržavni vojni savez

NATO mellomnasjonal militr allianse

NATO międzynarodowa organizacja polityczno-wojskowa

NATO militrisches Bndnis europischer und nordamerikanischer Staaten

NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation)

NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Nato (Organization)

NATO organizzazione internazionale per la collaborazione nella difesa

NAVO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

NBNL

Noard-Atlantyske Ferdrachsorganisaasje

Noord-Atlantisch Bondgenootschap

Noord Atlantische Verdrags-Organisatie

Noord-Atlantische Verdragsorganisatie militair bondgenootschap van Europese en Noord-Amerikaanse landen en Turkije

Nord-Atlantikal Uniono

Nordatlantisches Bndnis

North Atlantic Alliance

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation intergovernmental military alliance

North Atlantic treaty organization

O.T.A.N.

O.T.A.N. (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Organisation del Pacte del Atlntic Nord

Organisation des Nordatlantikvertrages

Organisation des Nordatlantikvertrags

Organisation du trait de l'Atlantique-Nord

Organisation du trait de l'Atlantique Nord organisation politico-militaire

Organisation Trait Atlantique Nord

Organisation Trat Atlantique Nord

Organisatioun vum Nordatlantik-Trait

Organismos Boreioatlantikou Symph-onou

Organismos Boreioatlantikou Symphōnou

Organitzaci del Tractat de l'Atlntic Nord

Organizao do Tratado do Atlntico Norte

Organizace Severoatlantick smlouvy

Organizcia Severoatlantickej zmluvy

Organizacija Severoatlantičeskogo Dogovora

Organizacion del Tractat de l'Atlantic Nrd organizacion militara e politica

Organizacin del Tratado del Atlntico Norte

Organizacin del Tratu del Atlnticu Norte

Organizaciya le Tratatosko le Nordutne Atlantikosko

Organizacja Paktu Płnocnoatlantyckiego

Organizacja Traktatu Płnocnoatlantyckiego

Organizația Tratatului Atlanticului de Nord

Organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ severoatlanticheskogo dogovora

Organizzazione del Trattato dell'Atlantico del Nord

Orhanizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ pivnichnoatlantychnoho dohovoru

OTAN

OTAN asociacin militar internacional

OTAN (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

OTAN (Organisation du trait de l'Atlantique Nord)

OTAN organizacin internacional de carcter militar

Ourganizaon de l Tratado de l Atlntico Norte

Pacte de l'Atlantique Nord

Pakta Pertahanan Atlantik Utara

Patto atlantico

Pertubuhan Perjanjian Atlantik Utara

Pet Thai-s-yng Kng-yok Ch-chṳt

Pohjois-Atlantin liitto

Reagheydys Chonaant yn Atlantagh Hwoaie

Severoatlanticheskiĭ blok

Severoatlantick aliance mezinrodn vojensk organisace

Sewjeroatlantiski zwjazk

Ziemeļatlantijas līguma organizācija

ΝΑΤΟ στρατιωτική συμμαχία

Арганізацыя Паўночнаатлянтычнай дамовы

Кеферпатан Атлантикадин Икьрардин Тешкилат

Къилбаседера Атлантикан бартан организаци

НАТА

НАТО

НАТО међудржавни војни савез

Организация североатлантического договора

Организация Североатлантического договора военно-политический блок, объединяющий большинство стран

ПАСО

Североатлантический блок

Созмони Паймони Атлантики Шимолӣ

Солтүстік Атлантикалық Келісім Ұйымы

ТАКУ

Төньяк Атлантик килешү оешмасы

Хоту Атлантик Үлэх Тэрилтэтэ

Цгат Атлантикйы бадзырды организаци

Шимал Атлантика кесаматны организациясы

Шималиябгун-атлантикияб къотІиялъул организация

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北大西洋公约组织 国际军事联盟

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Environmental role of wetlands in headwatersMud volcanoes, geodynamics and seismicityCarbon nanotubes : from basic research to nanotechnologyPhoton-based nanoscience and nanobiotechnologyNanoscale devices - fundamentals and applicationsFunctional properties of nanostructured materialsOptical chemical sensorsPhytoremediation of metal-contaminated soils