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IEE Review

Issue 6 • Date Nov 2002

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  • Electricity's hidden costs

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):27 - 31
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    The environmental impact of electricity generation is not reflected in current market prices. In this paper, the author outlines the implications of a major European study aimed at assessing electricity's environmental externalities. View full abstract»

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  • Can the semiconductor industry weather the perfect storm?

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):6 - 8
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  • Index

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s): 43
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  • Pattern matching for pleasure and profit [OCR]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):16 - 20
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    How do you make a computer read with understanding? The author explains how the ideas of an 18th Century cleric can provide an answer, and how the Autonomy company is in the business of getting computers to make sense of unstructured textual information. View full abstract»

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  • SARTOR is dead, long live SARTOR! [engineering education]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):13 - 15
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    Faced with what it saw as an oversupply of UK Chartered Engineers a decade ago, the Engineering Council decided to limit degree course accreditation for CEng to courses with tough A-level requirements. Five years on from the introduction of new 'Standards and Routes to Registration', the author explains how the move has left the profession 'in a mess'. View full abstract»

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  • Just a WEEE problem [waste management]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):38 - 40
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    In this paper, the author outlines the benefits of the designtrack programme in helping companies adjust their manufacturing practices to the demands of the European Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive. View full abstract»

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  • Is Europe ready to go lead free? [electronic products]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):41 - 42
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    Legislation that will require lead to be eliminated from a host of electronic products across the EU is just three years away. The author looks at how well prepared industry is for this change. The EU's key initiative when it comes to tackling the mountain of waste electronic products is the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive, which aims to increase the collection rates of most ty... View full abstract»

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  • The challenge of collaborative commerce

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):33 - 37
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    The Internet and Web-enabled applications are transforming the nature of collaborative commerce. In this paper, the author explores the changing business environment being shaped by the brave new world of 'hassle-free' electronic data interchange. View full abstract»

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