Armours for soft bodies: how far can bioinspiration take ...

2018-5-15 · Soft armours are generally composed of layers of synthetic or natural fabrics. Similar to the collagen fibres in dermal armours, high tenacity fibres do the bulk of the work in energy dissipation. Ballistic fabrics are most commonly made from woven yarns constructed in a 2D plain weave pattern [ …

Shanidar 3 Neandertal rib puncture wound and paleolithic ...

2009-8-1 · The costal lesion consists of a parallel-sided groove on the left 9th rib (L9), located about 60 mm ventral to the posterior angle.The lesion traverses the cranial aspect of the shaft to a depth of ca. 3 mm ().The groove is 9.7 mm in length along its floor and is oriented from lateral-ventral to medial-dorsal, and at an angle of 79° to the plane of the external surface of the rib.

(PDF) Crashworthiness analysis and multi-objective ...

In this paper, multi-objective optimization of perforated square tubes is performed considering absorbed energy, peak crushing force and weight of the tube as three conflicting objective functions.

Contemporary body armor: technical data, injuries, and ...

2012-2-1 · The introduction of firearms in the fifteenth century led to the continuous development of bulletproof personal protection. Due to recent industrial progress and the emergence of a new generation of ballistic fibers in the 1960s, the ability of individual ballistic protections to stop projectiles greatly increased. While protective equipment is able to stop increasingly powerful missiles ...

Dog bites of the head and neck: an evaluation of a common ...

2015-1-1 · Results. 334 unique dog bites were identified, of which 101 involved the head and neck. The mean patient age was 15.1 ± 18.1 years.Of the more than 8 different breeds identified, one-third were caused by pit bull terriers and resulted in the highest rate of consultation (94%) and had 5 times the relative rate of surgical intervention.

(PDF) Nonlinear seismic analysis of historical Uzunok Bridge

2011-5-30 · As a result of that study, they determined that spandrel walls and wing walls enhanced the strength of arch. Sayin et al. [3] modelled the historical Uzunok Bridge using three dimensional finite ...

The Poor Man''s Air Force

The Poor Man''s Air Force. by Mike Davis. On a warm September day in 1920 in New York, a few months after the arrest of his comrades Sacco and Vanzetti, a vengeful Italian anarchist named Mario Buda parked his horse-drawn wagon near the corner of Wall and Broad streets, directly across from J P Morgan Company.

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 · *A highly renowned imam and khateeb of Masjid Quba Sheikh Saleh bin Awwad Al-Mughamsi (member of Advisory committee of Islamic History Sites Caring Program) stressed the need to preserve historic mosques for the revitalization of Islamic …

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(PDF) NONLINEAR CYCLIC TRUSS MODEL FOR SHEAR …

This paper describes a nonlinear truss modeling approach for RC columns suffering from failures resulted by. flexure-shear interaction. The model accounts for the mesh size effects for concrete ...

Martian magmatism from plume metasomatized mantle ...

2018-11-15 · The standard technique used for all samples was digestion of 50 mg of sample powder in Teflon-distilled 27.5 M HF (4 mL) and 15.7 M HNO 3 (1 mL) for >72 h on a hotplate at 150 °C, along with total procedural blanks and terrestrial basalt and andesite standards (BHVO-2, BCR-2, BIR-1a, AGV-2).

Martian magmatism from plume metasomatized mantle | …

2018-11-15 · Martian meteorites include ∼ 165 to 2400 Ma shergottites, originating from depleted to enriched mantle sources, and ∼ 1340 Ma nakhlites and chassignites, formed by …

(PDF) An Olive Press from Jifna. Pp. 82-99 In: Z. Kafafi ...

The crushing installation is (photo 10) similar to an example from Dura El-Qare'' (cf. Frankel 1994:30 and figs. 20, 21), (cf. Dalman 1928-1942 4 fig. 52). Its crushing basin was built of rectangular blocks of stone or slabs formed in a circle of 2.4m in diameter. It seemed Photo 9.

Water Supply, Sanitation, Hygienic Considerations and ...

2021-4-9 · Water supply and sanitation along with hygienic considerations and practices in the Muslim civilisations over centuries is important to document and report because of its relation to Muslims'' economic, cultural and social aspects of life. Due to the close relationship between water supply and faith in Islam, the Islamic approaches to water supply, sanitation, and related hygienic practices ...

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Dun & Bradstreet gathers Industrial Equipment Wholesalers business information from trusted sources to help you understand company performance, growth potential, and competitive pressures. View 863 Industrial Equipment Wholesalers company profiles below. SIC CODES: 5084.

Abuse Potential of Pregabalin | SpringerLink

2016-1-14 · Pregabalin is an alkylated analogue of γ-amminobutyric acid (GABA) and structurally related to gabapentin. Pregabalin binds to the α2δ type 1 protein of the P/Q voltage-dependent calcium channel and reduces the central release of excitatory molecules [] addition, GABA mimetic properties have been shown in rats [].The use of pregabalin in Denmark has increased 10-fold during the last 10 ...

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T el: (0212 ) 233 11 26 Faks ... by extension of the mass to the level of the aortic arch, by radiographic examination, and by detection of the mass at a thoracic vertebra. ... BackgroundA ...

Glyphosate-based herbicides influence antioxidants ...

2020-11-1 · Glyphosate and its metabolite (AMPA) residues were found in the liver, with concentrations 3 times higher in females than in males ().However, after 18 or 52 weeks of exposure, there was no difference in the body mass, or in the mass of the liver, heart, or brain among the 2 groups, in either females or males (F < 0.25, p > 0.6, Table 1), suggesting no overall effects on body composition.

Frontiers | as a Biological Variable in Preclinical ...

2020-9-30 · Approaches to furthering our understanding of the bioeffects, behavioral changes, and treatment options following exposure to blast are a worldwide priority. Of particular need is a more concerted effort to employ animal models to determine possible differences, which have been reported in the clinical literature. In this review, clinical and preclinical reports concerning blast injury ...

Libyans and the ''limes'' : culture and society in Roman ...

Bien des exposés sur l''Afrique romaine mettent abusivement l''accent sur les facteurs politiques en sous-estimant les aspects culturels (au sens large) de l''impérialisme romain. Il en résulte des suppositions fallacieuses sur la primauté de la culture romaine et une …

(PDF) Poisoning in Childhood: A Single Institution''s ...

2015-6-22 · A total of 257 children were admitted for poisoning. The mean age of children was 3.1 years, of which 83.7% were below the age of 5 years old, while 53% were boys. The poisoning …

Oblique astigmatism

effect a result; an influence: His protest had no effect. [The words affect and effect are among the most frequently confused words. Affect means to bring about a change, to move emotionally, or to infect, as a disease. Its core meaning is to evoke a usually strong mental or emotional response from. Effect means consequence, outcome, upshot. Its core ...

Effects of the sound of the bite on apple perceived ...

For instance, a louder biting sound increases the idea of a crisper and fresher potato chip (Zampini & Spence, 2004). Altering the sound produced when eating an apple and reducing the high ...

(PDF) DRUG COMPLIANCE AND ADHERENCE TO TREATMENT

Background: Lifelong antiretroviral therapy (ART) is recommended for HIV-1 infected patients but may lead to intolerance or poor adherence. Structured treatment interruption (STI) is a strategy ...

An early Byzantine settlement at Kh. Zikrin (Israel). A ...

MOSHE FISCHER. AN EARLY BYZANTINE SETTLEMENT AT KH. ZIKRIN (ISRAEL) A CONTRIBUTION TO THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF PILGRIMAGE IN THE HOLY LAND* Foreword. Ancient Israel was one of the most attractive goals for Christian pilgrimage …

Gerd Sore Throat In Morning Tonsil Stones Tonsil Inside ...

Most electric oral irrigators are unsuitable for tonsil stone removal because they are too.Never had trouble with my tonsils or hypertropic tonsils uvula throat sore spots white wisdom teeth.Gerd Sore Throat In Gerd Sore Throat In Morning Tonsil Stones Tonsil Inside Morning Tonsil Stones Tonsil Inside by Trizek 10 posts last post.Something caught in a side pocket of my throat. exudate tonsils ...