IEE Review

Issue 4 • Jul 2001

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  • Fieldbus goes offshore

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):31 - 34
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    The offshore industry's ultra-cautious approach to fieldbus technology is beginning to change. In this paper, the author reports on the factors helping to transform automation technology in a crucial international industry View full abstract»

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  • A radar history of world war II: technical and military imperatives [Book reviews]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 29
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  • Biomimetic sensor technology [Book review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 28
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  • Power systems in emergencies - from contingency planning to crisis management [Book review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s): 28
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  • Mobilising packet data

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):9 - 14
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    The introduction of the general packet radio service marks the start of a new era in personal communications. The author looks at the technology and its implications for users and operators View full abstract»

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  • The new rotarian [rotary engine]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):23 - 26
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    The author reports on how an electrical engineer's hobby has led to the development of a novel rotary engine that combines high-pressure internal combustion and the design principles of a gas turbine to achieve unprecedented levels of theoretical efficiency. The rotary internal combustion turbine (RICT) follows some of the design features of a conventional gas turbine. The RICT combines the high-p... View full abstract»

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  • Good relations [public relations]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):5 - 7
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    Effective public relations doesn't have to rely on a big budget. With a little careful planning, small businesses can enjoy all the benefits of PR too. The author discusses the best approach to public relations which to do it properly needs the investment of time and money View full abstract»

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  • Setting a standard for building control

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):35 - 39
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    The protectionist attitudes of manufacturers have hampered the development of intelligent buildings. Now a consensus is emerging that benefits both suppliers and customers. Among the competing systems, a clear winner is emerging. According to Echelon, which developed the protocol, LonWorks now accounts for 67% of the worldwide market for intelligent commercial buildings. More and more manufacturer... View full abstract»

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  • Paying for energy the smart way

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):17 - 20
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    A new approach to prepayment schemes could make it easier for UK consumers to shop around for the best value gas and electricity. The proposed approach to smart prepayment uses the same building blocks as a traditional budget scheme. For each day of the week, the meter records the energy used in each half hour period and calculates average usage over a specified period which can be monthly, quarte... View full abstract»

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