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Issue 6 • Date 20 Nov 1997

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  • Book Reviews

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):266 - 267
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  • Breaking the mould [power transmission]

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):245 - 248
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    The liberalisation of energy industries has become a major international concern. In this article, the author charts the experience of National Grid (NGC)-the world's first privately owned independent transmission company-in developing the complex roles of network manager and system controller within the radically changing electricity market in England and Wales View full abstract»

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  • Computer algebra and applied mathematics

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):259 - 262
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    Computer algebra packages clearly have implications for the teaching of mathematics within universities. The article considers how existing teaching patterns can best be adapted to exploit the potential of the new technology, describing the Open University's response to this challenge. It is regarded as sensible to teach methods, and to leave the drudgery of calculation to the computer algebra pac... View full abstract»

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  • Index - Volume 43

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s): 270
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  • News- ABB wins Heathrow

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):226 - 228
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  • Digital radio takes off

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):239 - 242
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    The author describes the progress made in digital radio since the launch of a BBC pilot service in the UK in September 1995. Digital radio was launched in the London area in September 1995 with five transmitters working as a single frequency network, offering Radio 1, Radio 2, Radio 3, Radio 4, Radio 5 Live and additional experimental services. At the time of writing the BBC's services cover Londo... View full abstract»

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  • Your flexible friend [computer algebra]

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):256 - 258
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    The capabilities of computer algebra extend well beyond the bounds of mathematics. The author describes some of the less obvious ways in which these powerful software packages can come to the help of the busy engineer in many fields, including text processing, graphics etc View full abstract»

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  • European Report

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s): 238
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  • New Products

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):234 - 236
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  • Putting the pleasure into products

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):249 - 252
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    Now that consumers expect everything they buy to be both functional and easy to use, designers need to think seriously about the pleasure their products bring to users. The artefacts and products with which we surround ourselves are potential sources of pleasure. They should be designed with a view to how they can provide pleasure to those who use and experience them. This requires a rich understa... View full abstract»

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  • There's More Than One Fieldbus

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s): 230
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