Essays Tagged: "CERN"

The History of Computers and the Internet

Wide Web, an internet-based hypermedia initiative for global information sharing. while working at CERN, the European Particle Physics Laboratory. He spent two years with Plessey elecommunications Lt ... lf spent as an independent consultant included a six month stint as consultant software engineer at CERN, the European Particle Physics Laboratory in Geneva, Switzerland. Whilst there, he wrote for hi ...

(4 pages) 202 0 3.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The Web

und and video files.The WWW project was started in 1992 by Tim Berners-Lee, while he was working at CERN( the European Laboratory for Particle Physics). The idea behind it was to build a global system ... lish Dictionary. The Internet Resources site, links some of the other sites available on the WWW concerning the state of the language, and is also a link to the Oxford English Dictionary on the web, w ...

(5 pages) 147 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Green laws boost clean-up industry

r an immense part of the expansion. But what is the precise nature of this sudden environmental con-cern? After all the deteriorating state of the environment is hardly a novel phenomenon, to say the ...

(4 pages) 89 0 3.8 Jan/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


he effort to find 'top' quark. In 1984 the laboratory of the European Council for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva obtained experimental evidence of 'top's' existence. The discovery of 'top' complete ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

History of database

in operation.One of the most ambitious database projects under development at the moment is here at CERN, to create a distributed database capable of storing an Exabyte (1 Exabyte = 1,000 Petabytes = ... ls.This section of the site attempts to provide you with a brief overview of database technology at CERN, why we were one of the early adopters, what we hoped they would do and what we actually used t ...

(22 pages) 926 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


ickly meets with matching particles and annihilates itself. A year's worth of antimatter created at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, would only be able to light up a 100-watt ligh ...

(3 pages) 59 1 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Anti-Matter: An essay on it's research and properties

mic particles that react so destructively, and their arrangement makes no difference. Scientists at CERN in Geneva are working on a device called the LEAR (low energy anti-proton ring) in an attempt t ... nal force due to its opposite nature to that of matter. A way around the gravity problem appears at CERN, where fast moving anti-protons can be held in a 'storage ring' around which they constantly mo ...

(5 pages) 40 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

E commerce

ojects Agency implemented ARPAnet , the grandparent of today?s Internet. In 1990 Tim Burners-Lee of CERN developed the World Wide Web and several communication protocols that form the backbone of the ...

(4 pages) 94 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Love and the End of Reaѕoning: Converѕion aѕ an Act of Truѕt and Loyalty

;tabliѕhed, profeѕѕional Chriѕtian theologian. Ѕtruggling to diѕcern the call of God, ѕhe intellectually probeѕ a ѕerieѕ of queѕtion&# ... iѕtianity for a life I could not even imagine? For yearѕ I practiced prayerful diѕcernment and wreѕtled with demonѕ and angelѕ, hoping to hear a word that would dir ...

(59 pages) 42 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

laura learns a lesson

2Topic: Organizing to produce goods and servicesObjective: LO1-17) The marketing function's main concern is withA) producing goods or providing servicesB) procuring materials, supplies, and equipmentC ... 5% over the old kiln. This kiln is an oven that turns "greenware" into finished pottery. Mark is concerned that the new kiln requires extra labor hours for its operation. Mark wants to check the energ ...

(26 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays