UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY

Anxiety and the Equation: Understanding Boltzmann’s Entropy (The MIT Press)

Anxiety and the Equation: Understanding Boltzmann’s Entropy (The MIT Press)

A man and his equation: the anxiety-plagued nineteenth-century physicist who contributed significantly to our understanding of the second law of thermodynamics. Ludwig Boltzmann’s grave in Vienna’s Central Cemetery bears a cryptic epitaph: S = k log W. This equation was Boltzmann’s great discovery, and it contributed significantly to our understanding of the second law of […]

Energy Science: Principles, Technologies, and Impacts

Energy Science: Principles, Technologies, and Impacts

Energy Science introduces the latest energy technologies, explaining the physical principles underlying technology and discussing their environmental, economic, and social impacts. Covering fossil fuels, renewable, and nuclear energy, the text enables students to evaluate the key sources of energy available, and introduces potential solutions to the energy problems facing us today. A core text in […]

Objects as Envoys: Cloth, Imagery, and Diplomacy in Madagascar

Objects as Envoys: Cloth, Imagery, and Diplomacy in Madagascar

In 1886, Queen Ranavalona III of the African island nation of Madagascar offered U.S. President Grover Cleveland two striking handwoven silk textiles. The American government later reciprocated with an autographed photographic portrait of the president. Although on the surface a straightforward diplomatic exchange, the objects used–and the ideas behind them–reveal a wealth of information about […]

Writing and Unwriting (Media) Art History: Erkki Kurenniemi in 2048 (Leonardo)

Writing and Unwriting (Media) Art History: Erkki Kurenniemi in 2048 (Leonardo)

A critical mapping of the multiplicities of Finnish artist and technology pioneer Erkki Kurenniemi—composer of electronic music, experimental filmmaker, inventor, collector, futurologist. Over the past forty years, Finnish artist and technology pioneer Erkki Kurenniemi (b. 1941) has been a composer of electronic music, experimental filmmaker, computer animator, roboticist, inventor, and futurologist. Kurenniemi is a hybrid—a […]

Anti Radiation sticker for smart phone developed by former researcher at Sony Central R&D labs

Anti Radiation sticker for smart phone developed by former researcher at Sony Central R&D labs

WAVESAFE reduces your exposure to elctromagnetic radiation when using mobile phones. By attaching the sticker to the inside of a smartphone case, the radiation is redirected, resulting in less than 1/10 of the wave’s original strength reaching your head. You can see the video of effect measurement at http:www.wavesafe.jp/en/ The data was measured at Tokyo […]

147th Video Camera Stabilizer For Smartphones, GoPro, Canon, Nikon (Holds up to 2.1 lbs)

147th Video Camera Stabilizer For Smartphones, GoPro, Canon, Nikon (Holds up to 2.1 lbs)

Our balanced no-shake stabilizer will give your videos that feature film look. Our system provides more stability with less motion and shake compared to other handheld stabilizers. Great for indie film makers looking to move their films to the next level! Use in tight spots, up and down stairs, through crowds, in cars, on boats, […]

Mes Confitures: The Jams and Jellies of Christine Ferber

Mes Confitures: The Jams and Jellies of Christine Ferber

Chefs throughout the world have long prized the rare and delicious creations of France’s Christine Ferber—an internationally known master patissière who has worked with culinary luminaries Alain Ducasse, the Troisgros family, and Antoine Westermann. For the first time, English-language audiences have access to her artistry with the publication of the French bestseller, Mes Confitures: The […]

Nazi Soundscapes: Sound, Technology and Urban Space in Germany, 1933-1945

Nazi Soundscapes: Sound, Technology and Urban Space in Germany, 1933-1945

Many images of Nazi propaganda are universally recognizable, and symbolize the ways that the National Socialist party manipulated German citizens. What might an examination of the party’s various uses of sound reveal? In Nazi Soundscapes, Carolyn Birdsall offers an in-depth analysis of the cultural significance of sound and new technologies like radio and loudspeaker systems […]

Fennema’s Food Chemistry, Fourth Edition (Food Science And Technology)

Fennema’s Food Chemistry, Fourth Edition (Food Science And Technology)

This latest edition of the most internationally respected reference in food chemistry for more than 30 years, Fennema’s Food Chemistry once again meets and surpasses the standards of quality, comprehensive information set by its predecessors. This edition introduces new editors and contributors, who are recognized experts in their fields. All chapters reflect recent scientific advances […]

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