18.755 Introduction to Lie Groups (MIT)
This course is devoted to the theory of Lie Groups with emphasis on its connections with Differential Geometry. The text for this class is Differential Geometry, Lie Groups and Symmetric Spaces by Sigurdur Helgason (American Mathematical Society, 2001). Much of the course material is based on Chapter I (first half) and Chapter II of the text. The text however develops basic Riemannian Geometry, Complex Manifolds, as well as a detailed theory of Semisimple Lie Groups and Symmetric
Ronald Cliff Sr. - SFU President's DCLA 2014
Ronald Cliff Sr., former Chairman of Canfor Corporation and Chairman of Heathcliff Properties Ltd., is the 2014 recipient of the SFU President's Distinguished Community Leadership Award. He was honoured for his long history of philanthropic and business leadership in BC.
MAS.962 Autism Theory and Technology (MIT)
This course will lay a foundation in autism theory and autism technology that significantly leverages and expands the Media Lab's ability to pioneer new technology. Students will not only develop new technologies, but also understand, help, and learn from people with autism, a fast-growing group that the CDC identified in the year 2005 as involving an estimated 1 in 150 school-age children ages 6-21. Students will gain an understanding of the basic challenges faced by people diagnosed with autis
In this lesson, you will learn how to store acquired data and average and log the acquired data to disk.
Sesame Street: Brush
Video includes several short scenes about brushing teeth with songs and music
STS.003 The Rise of Modern Science (MIT)
This course studies the development of modern science from the seventeenth century to the present, focusing on Europe and the United States. Key questions include: What is science, and how is it done? How are discoveries made and accepted? What is the nature of scientific progress? What is the impact of science on society? What is the impact of society on science? Topics will be drawn from the histories of physics, chemistry, biology, psychology, and medicine.AcknowledgementThis class is based o
Javerts Suicide from Les Miserables
This is a live performance of the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. While the singers are in costume, this is not a stage production of the musical. The orchestra and singers are both on stage together with the orchestra behind the singers. This is a very interesting live concert production with occasional excerpts of footage from the stage production. The picture quality is good and the sound quality is excellent. Sung in English with English captions for understanding, as well as pro
The Attack on Rue Plumen from Les Miserables
This is a live performance of the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. While the singers are in costume, this is not a stage production of the musical. The orchestra and singers are both on stage together with the orchestra behind the singers. This is a very interesting live concert production with occasional excerpts of footage from the stage production. Sung in English with English captions. (3:12)
15.769 Operations Strategy (MIT)
15.769 Operations Strategy provides a unifying framework for analyzing strategic issues in manufacturing and service operations. Students analyze the relationships between manufacturing and service companies and their suppliers, customers, and competitors. The course covers strategic decisions in technology, facilities, vertical integration, human resources, and other areas, and also explores means of competition such as cost, quality, and innovativeness.
The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"
"Japanese Education and Society in Crisis" (video)
A talk by Yoshifumi Tawara, Secretary General of the Children and Textbooks Japan Network 21. Part of the Japan at Chicago Lecture Series: Celebrating Protest. Sponsored by the Japan Committee of the Center for East Asian Studies, the Human Rights Program, and the Center for International Studies.Author(s):
An Introduction to Electronic Medical Records - Videos that form part of the presentation Part 2
This HIBB presentation is an introduction to electronic medical records. It deals with what electronic medical records are, the disadvantages of paper-based records, examples of electronic medical record systems and how to assess the benefit of a computer-based record system.
Mens in dialoog : Trainingen Mens in Dialoog verzorgt trainingen, workshops, gastlessen, presentaties en projecten in dialooggericht communiceren. Een belangrijk onderdeel van het aanbod is het aanbieden van dialoogleervormen voor jongeren van het voortgezet …
Mens in Dialoog verzorgt trainingen, workshops, gastlessen, presentaties en projecten in dialooggericht communiceren. Een belangrijk onderdeel van het aanbod is het aanbieden van dialoogleervormen voor jongeren van het voortgezet …
Vanishing Third World Emigrants? The Seventh H. W. Arndt Memorial Lecture
A secular decline in emigration rates from the Third World since the 1990s has gone unnoticed. The recent rise in unemployment in high-wage countries has accelerated the secular decline. These trends have gone unnoticed partly because observers have been obsessed with immigration rates, and partly because of their belief that aging in rich countries will augment the demand for more immigrants. This lecture shows that the Third World supply side matters even more, just as the previous two centuri
The Defence White Paper and Australia’s Future in Asia: Will We Remain a Middle Power?
This year's Defence White Paper is more than a shopping list for the military. Behind the force priorities and budget estimates lie key judgments about the kind of regional we expect to live in, and the kind of role Australia expects to play in it. This lecture explored the underlying policy logic of the White Paper, and discussed where it might take Australia. Will it equip Australia to remain a middle power in the Asian Century, or mark our acceptance of a future as a small p
Next in Line The Office of the 21st Century 2008 ACT Election Series Forum
This forum is the second of three public forums hosted by The Australian National University and The Canberra Times. The three forums pit 2008 ACT Election candidates against each other in the first of its kind ACT Politicians debate. In this forum Deputy Chief Minister Katy Gallagher and Deputy Leader of the Opposition Brendan Smyth debate the topic Next in Line: The Office of the 21st Century.
Study Abroad Freshman Year -- College of Charleston
Freshmen interested in a week-long study abroad experience during spring break can learn more about First Year Abroad by emailing Bruce Fleming: firstname.lastname@example.org If you're interested in the health professions, plan to study biomedical science and genetics in Germany. For the sports minded, there's the opportunity to learn about and experience soccer in England. Committed to community service? Participate in a cultural service learning project in Costa Rica. In 2012, First Year Experience Ab
The SBU Method
Procedure for determining bitter units in beer using Solid Phase Extraction followed by Spectrophotometric Measurement (SBU).
Voyage to the planets: Mars, 1
Clip 1 from BBC documentary 'Space Odyssey: Voyage to the planets' of an imaginary landing on Mars. This documentary is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students. Run time 07:15.
Using Dynamic Link
Exchange data between Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Soundbooth, and Encore using Dynamic Link, without rendering and exporting intermediate files.