Essays Tagged: "new element"

Uranium.

alf metal' (he had only isolated its oxide), he resisted the temptation to give his own name to the new element, which was quite customary at the time.William Herschel gave uranium its name from the l ... and polonium is the last radioelement before lead.The discovery of Uranium changed the world as we knew it, from its physical and chemical properties we came about the X-ray, following down the line, ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Uranium.

alf metal' (he had only isolated its oxide), he resisted the temptation to give his own name to the new element, which was quite customary at the time.William Herschel gave uranium its name from the l ... and polonium is the last radioelement before lead.The discovery of Uranium changed the world as we knew it, from its physical and chemical properties we came about the X-ray, following down the line, ...

(2 pages) 53 0 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Total Quality Management in Construction

ed in the construction indestry Very good paper, requires more refferances to constructionThe major new element in world market competition is quality. During the 1970's and 1980's, the Japanese and t ... . More and more U.S. companies have demonstrated that such achievements are possible Using TQM as a new way to manage. Such companies also found that they were recognized with everyone pulling in the ...

(11 pages) 755 0 3.5 Dec/1995

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

About the components, history, etc. of titanium

regor in 1791, who was interested in minerals, discovered titanium. He recognized the presence of a new element, now known as titanium. He noticed it in menachanite, a mineral named after Menaccan in ...

(2 pages) 53 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Discussion of the sun in the Albert Camus novel "The Stranger".

e dark or as hope in times of despair. In the AlbertCamus story, The Stranger, the sun represents a new element. Camus, a veryunconventional thinker, twisted the common meaning of the sun into a painf ...

(2 pages) 74 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Argument For And Against Cloning

ncestor. No sex is involved in the production of clones, and since sex is the normal means by which new genetic material is introduced during procreation, clones have no choice but to have the same ge ... vent in genetic history occurred which changed our prospective of what we know as "reproduction". A new element was introduced by the birth of a unique sheep named Dolly. After this event, and many mo ...

(3 pages) 115 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

History Of Titanium; Speeches

covery, M.H. Klaproth, a German chemist, separated TiO2 from the mineral rutile. Klaproth named the new element titanium after the giants of Greek mythology. However, it was not until 1910 that M.A. H ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Titanium the Metal of tomorrow

covery, M.H. Klaproth, a German chemist, separated TiO2 from the mineral rutile. Klaproth named the new element titanium after the giants of Greek mythology. However, it was not until 1910 that M.A. H ...

(2 pages) 42 1 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Analysis 5 gaps in service quality

such as satisfaction and customers' perception of service quality (Gronroos, 1992). Now, the major new element in world market competition is quality.As so in hospitality industry, the service qualit ... d and perceived service quality so that customers will be satisfied.References:1 http://www.arl.org/newsltr/215/octsymp.html2 http://www.pointers-uk.com/csga_gaps.htm

(7 pages) 356 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Key environmental issues of GM versus nanotechnology.

major step into the last unexplored frontier. Little did the society of that decade realize that a new frontier was being slowly uncovered, a frontier that would pose a new kind of world to live in a ... ines, foods and food ingredients, feeds and fibres.As genetic modification has grown and advanced a new element of the science opened itself up to be explored. Nanotechnology is the new science enteri ...

(8 pages) 74 1 1.5 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

The Decaying Of Radioactive Isotopes

. In the process, they will release energy and matter from their nucleus and often transform into a new element. This process, called transmutation, is the change of one element into another as a resu ... f changes within the nucleus. The radioactive decay and transmutation process will continue until a new element is formed that has a stable nucleus and is not radioactive. Transmutation can occur natu ...

(1 pages) 20 1 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Vanadium

ian goddess, Vanadis. Vanadium was first discovered in by del Rio in 1801. Unfortunately, del Rio's new element was incorrectly declared impure chromium by a French chemist. Del Rio also thought that ... ium is found is varies locations around the world: Peru; United States: Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico; Germany; South-West Africa and Rhodesia. Vanadium must be handled with extreme care. Duc ...

(1 pages) 399 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Improving Justice

eat that night, they'd have to win a case. In order to win they'd try harder because you've added a new element, personal interest.Also, it would make representation more equal. If, say after a year, ...

(1 pages) 318 0 1.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Podcasting in the 21st Century

Podcasting in the 21st CenturyNamed the "Word of the Year" by the New Oxford American Dictionary in 2005, podcasting has grown in popularity enormously in the last se ... uters to movies, from cooking to driving, the discussions are endless. It has opened the world to a new form of interaction, and the online community has welcomed this innovative type of communication ... began to ask Winer for audioblogging features. He included this function in RSS 0.92, by creating a new element called "enclosure". It would pass the address of a multimedia file to an RSS aggregator. ...

(7 pages) 53 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology