6.091 Hands-On Introduction to Electrical Engineering Lab Skills (MIT)
This course introduces students to both passive and active electronic components (op-amps, 555 timers, TTL digital circuits). Basic analog and digital circuits and theory of operation are covered. The labs allow the students to master the use of electronic instruments and construct and/or solder several circuits. The labs also reinforce the concepts discussed in class with a hands-on approach and allow the students to gain significant experience with electrical instruments such as function gener
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Calc Height of Building, Angle Tool
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the height of a building
OZONE presentation 2013: Ancient DNA
Professor Lisa Matisoo-Smith talks about work on ancient DNA, and the light thrown on migration across East Polynesia.The Ozone presentations took place September 2013, in St David's theatre
Accommodation know how : the Pink Booklet online
Accommodation Know-How is an online resource provided by VisitBritain for tourism accommodation businesses. It contains guidance for self catering businesses and for bed and breakfast businesses and guesthouses, including a legislation checklist. Although news, feature articles and key facts are freely available, full access to the relevant legislation, the discussion forum and more detailed guidance on running a business is only for subscribers or for registered businesses which participate in
Using Networks to Revolutionise Economic Theory and Policy
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"Reflections on Argentina" - Session 3 of "Poverty & Growth: Reflections on Latin America" (video)
A three-part workshop with Professor Juan Pablo Nicolini, Winter Tinker Visiting Professor, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Writing the Equation of a Line
Instructor uses white board and marker to teach students how to write the equation of a line in slope-intercept form using a table of ordered pairs.
Virtual Maths, Density formula simulation
Density, mass and volume interactive formula, simulation
France's Battle for Competitiveness
The country’s competitive standing has been sliding, but it has the means to reinvigorate its attractiveness.
Atmosphere of Learning: Eric Betterton
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Curtains Drawn: The Experience of Leeds in World War One
#WW1 Leeds and the Preservative Party Upon the declaration of war on 4th August 1914, Leeds City Council held a special meeting in response to the news, whilst the people of Leeds began to panic buy food. The impact of … Continue reading
Building on Useful Ideas
One of the strands of the Rutgers long-term study was to find out how
useful ideas spread through a community of learners and evolve over
time. Here, the focus is in on the teacher’s role in fostering
April 18, 2014: iDASH External Webinar; Razvan Bunescu
By: ucsd_idash Blood Glucose Level Prediction using Physiological Models and Support Vector Regression Razvan Bunescu Ohio University, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Abstract: Patients with diabetes must continually monitor their blood glucose levels and adjust insulin doses, striving to keep blood glucose levels as close to normal as possible. Blood glucose levels that deviate from the normal range can lead to serious short-term and long-term complications. An automatic p
Adjusting to the changing dynamics of the world economy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Richard Kozul-Wright, Professor Robert Wade | The Trade and Development Report 2013 contends that to achieve durable and inclusive growth, developing and transition economies will need to move towards a new form of development, away from a focus on net-export advantages which depend on exploiting on global imbalances and towards strengthening domestic demand and expanding regional and South-South economic linkages. Richard Kozul-Wright is a senior UN economist heading the unit on Eco
Birmingham New Street Station - Redevelopment 2011-13
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Time Lesson for Young Learners
This is a short video (01:26) that shows young learners how to tell time.
Enterprise systems are software applications that automate and integrate all many of the key business processes of an organisation. With some understanding of software development, you will learn about current development practices for this type of system and develop relevant skills to apply them to real-world problems. You will develop core skills in object-oriented analysis and design, allowing you to develop software that is fit for purpose, reusable and amenable to change.
ScienceCasts: Did Earth Have Two Moons?
Did our planet once have two moons? Some researchers say so. Moreover, the missing satellite might still be up there--splattered across the far side of the Moon. NASA's GRAIL mission could help confirm or refute the "two moon" hypothesis. (03:00)
Civil Rights History Project: Gloria Hayes Richardson
Gloria Hayes Richardson oral history interview for the Civil Rights History Project conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, 2011-07-19.