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Issue 6 • Date 18 Nov 1999

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  • Testing comes in from the cold [EMC anechoiuc chambers]

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):265 - 267
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    The author describes how small, fully anechoic chambers can be constructed at a fraction of the cost of traditional EMC facilities, and still provide an acceptable route to full-compliance testing for most equipment View full abstract»

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  • On track for compliance [railways, EMC]

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):260 - 262
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    Railways provide a good example of the importance of achieving compatibility between electrical and electronic systems. It is all too apparent that interference from traction power equipment may affect signalling systems with potentially dire consequences. So in the UIC, EMC is one of the requirements to be included in the safety case for the introduction of new rolling stock, locomotives or track... View full abstract»

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  • Communicating knowledge in the real world

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):253 - 255
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    The author describes the issues that he believes should be at the forefront of IEE members' minds as the IEE enters a new millennium. The emphasis is on the importance of knowledge and its growth. He discusses the INSPEC database, the IEE's Continuing Professional Development programme which is based on the identification and dissemination of information and knowledge in both established and emerg... View full abstract»

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  • The Mathematical Book: 4th Edition

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s): 252
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  • Blumlein and the birth of stereo [biography]

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):269 - 273
    Cited by:  Papers (1)
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    Despite a tragically early end to his career in a wartime air crash, Alan Blumlein remains one of the great engineers of the 20th Century. Among his many achievements was the pioneering work on stereo sound carried out in the 1930s which, as the author describes in this extract from a new biography published by the IEE, was to have a major impact on the development of the recording industry almost... View full abstract»

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  • Mobilising the Net

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):241 - 245
    Cited by:  Patents (1)
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    Bringing the Internet and mobile communications together, as service providers and manufacturers are now doing, will create a new mass medium for communication, interaction and transaction along with a high-volume industry supplying the associated infrastructure. A combination of technologies is creating a direct evolutionary path from today's low-bandwidth mobile connections and limited text mess... View full abstract»

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  • SLIMming down the EMC Directive

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):257 - 259
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    Brussels decided to submit the EMC Directive to the Simpler Legislation in the Internal Market (SLIM) process, a procedure which is being applied across a range of Euro-legislation. The first phase of SLIM was a review of the Directive by a panel comprising five legislators, including one from the UK Department of Trade and Industry, plus five experts drawn from European industry. An initial repor... View full abstract»

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  • Prosperity from technology

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s): 252
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  • From cold war to international space station

    Publication Year: 1999, Page(s):248 - 249
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