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MHD MODELS FOR ONE INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION

Jean-Frédéric Gerbeau, Claude Le Bris, and Tony Lelièvre

in Mathematical Methods for the Magnetohydrodynamics of Liquid Metals

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198566656
eISBN:
9780191718014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566656.003.0006
Subject:
Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

This chapter is entirely devoted to one industrial application, the simulation of the industrial production of aluminium in electrolytic cells. The simulation of this specific problem has indeed ... More


The Clarinet in the Classical Period

Albert Rice

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195342994
eISBN:
9780199865666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342994.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Beginning in 1760, the clarinet was transformed from a rarely seen baroque instrument into an essential piece of the classical ensemble. Barely half a century later, in 1812, Iwan Müller developed ... More


Teaching the “Point-Hungry” Student: Hypercredentialing in Practice

Peter Demerath

in Producing Success: The Culture of Personal Advancement in an American High School

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226142395
eISBN:
9780226142425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226142425.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Secondary Education

This chapter looks at the implications of achievement-oriented students' fixation on “getting good grades” for classroom learning. The chapter describes how these students perceived the purposes of ... More


The Second Path to PAD: Passing Legislation Allowing Death with Dignity

Howard Ball

in At Liberty to Die: The Battle for Death with Dignity in America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791042
eISBN:
9780814769751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791042.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the alternative strategy of those advocating physician-assisted death (PAD): passing legislation that allows death with dignity. It begins with an overview of the slippery slope ... More


The Pioneering PAD States: Oregon and Washington

Howard Ball

in At Liberty to Die: The Battle for Death with Dignity in America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791042
eISBN:
9780814769751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791042.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the factors that accounted for successful efforts to legitimatize physician-assisted death (PAD) in Oregon and Washington State. In 1994 and in 1997, Oregon passed the nation's ... More


America’s Transplants

Howard Ball

in At Liberty to Die: The Battle for Death with Dignity in America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791042
eISBN:
9780814769751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791042.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores some of the questions surrounding the battles over the right to die, such as whether there are viable alternatives to physician-assisted death (PAD) for terminally ill patients ... More


Preah Vihear: A Thai Symbol of National Humiliation

Shane Strate

in The Lost Territories: Thailand's History of National Humiliation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838911
eISBN:
9780824869717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838911.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

The Thai-Cambodian dispute over the Preah Vihear temple illustrates how National Humiliation narratives have misinformed Thais regarding their history of boundary formation. Thai protests over the ... More


Conclusion

Shane Strate

in The Lost Territories: Thailand's History of National Humiliation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838911
eISBN:
9780824869717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838911.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

The flare-up of Thailand’s border dispute with Cambodia in 2008 indicates that the imagery of the lost territories remains a powerful force in Thai politics. Groups like the People’s Alliance for ... More


Theoretical versus Practical Security

Keith M. Martin

in Everyday Cryptography: Fundamental Principles and Applications

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198788003
eISBN:
9780191829956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788003.003.0003
Subject:
Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

In this chapter, we consider the relationship between theoretical and practical security of a cryptosystem. The concept of perfect secrecy is introduced, and the one-time pad is exhibited as a ... More


Quantum Secrets

Jeffrey Bub

in Bananaworld: Quantum Mechanics for Primates

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198718536
eISBN:
9780191819643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Classical physics cannot guarantee the security of a procedure for distributing a cryptographic key between two parties. In a quantum world, any attempt by Eve to eavesdrop on communications between ... More


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