Essays Tagged: "compresses"

Evolution of Jet Engines

f Jet EnginesThe jet engine is a complex propulsion device which draws in air by means of an intake,compresses it, heats it by means of an internal combustion engine, which when expelled it turns atur ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

MP3 Controversy.

om a single layer (3) of audio compression from the MPEG1 technology. The MP3 compression technique compresses at a 12:1 ratio, which is considered an extremely high ratio for compression technology. ... with a slow connection would take hours to complete a download and broadband users in minutes. MP3 compresses those files down to a size of under 5 megabytes, while maintaining the same high-sound qu ...

(6 pages) 317 1 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

The history, benifits and complications of Mp3s and Piracy.

e difficulty in preventing unauthorized - and unpaid - copying of songs."MP3 is a file format which compresses audio files to efficiently store the audio data in files that can be easily downloaded on ... ogy behind the MP3 audio format allows for highcompression ratio and CD- quality sound. An MP3 file compresses a sound file to one-twelfth itsoriginal size."MP3 has made it possible to download qualit ...

(7 pages) 278 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Divx; Summary and Implications

gital rights management to be built in the codec. DivXNetworks is working on H.264, a standard that compresses video by as much as 75 percent. The company believes that using such compression, a DVD s ...

(2 pages) 33 0 2.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Sonnet 73 , William Shakespeare - analysis

er both to the congregation, and to the birds that have migrated for the winter.The second quatrain compresses the time metaphor further from a year to a day. The end seems nearer than in the first as ...

(2 pages) 160 5 3.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Write an essay of in which you compare and contrast the following; Blake's 'The Schoolboy' from Songs of Innocence and Byron's 'Don Juan' Canto 1, stanzas 37 - 48.

ct only the highly moral type of education.Blake's The Schoolboy is written in a ballad form, which compresses the lesson within the poem. The ballad form is similar to that of a hymn, which is approp ...

(6 pages) 96 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Separating seawater through desalination

manently, the cost for recovery is also very high.3. The filtered seawater now enters a pump, which compresses and puts pressure onto the filtered seawater. The high-pressure pump releases the seawate ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Fast Track Project Management for a Construction Project

Fast track construction is a project delivery system which compresses the design tender construct process into overlapping design and construct phases. The for ...

(2 pages) 185 1 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Civil Engineering

Mp3 Players

song by a factor of 10 to 14, without losing the CD sound quality. A 32 megabyte (MB) song on a CD compresses down to about 3 MB on MP3. This means you download a song off the Internet in minutes rat ...

(4 pages) 26 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Barrio Boy and The Joy Luck Club

e;a Tránsito called the curandera; a woman who practices folk medicine with herbs, unguents, compresses, poultices, and a little prayer, and much faith on the part of the patient. In the story ...

(4 pages) 1280 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How much does the air pressure within a football matter?

a collision. This is called an elastic collision. When the ball is kicked, the gas within the ball compresses and then expands, and some heat and sound will also be generated. Therefore, the more pre ...

(3 pages) 24 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics