Accession Number : ADA195416

Title :   ESN (European Science Notes Information Bulletin) Reports on Current European/Middle Eastern Science,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Fox, C J

PDF Url : ADA195416

Report Date : Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 83

Abstract : ESNIB is a compilation of reports on recent developments in European science of specific interest to the US R&D community. Topics include: Natural mechanism of surface-generated noise in the ocean; Self-concept and adjustment research by Portugal's Adriano Vaz-Serra; Medicinal Chemistry Symposium--Cambridge, UK; Biotechnology Conference-Extremophiles including bacteria from alkaline and saline environments, metal leaching by acidophilic bacteria, entire bacteria and osmotic stress, thermostable enzymes for biotechnology, and halobacteria; Biotechnology Conference -- New Technologies of Diagnostics'87; International Society of Electrochemistry Meeting; 5th International meeting on photoacoustic and photothermal phenomena; Engineering applications of transputers initiatives; Edinburgh Concurrent Supercomputer Center; Vector and Parallel Processors in Computational science; High-quality control research at Institute for Flight Systems Dynamics(West Germany); Fluid mechanics at the Netherlands' National Aerospace Lab; 5th European Conference on Internal Friction and Ultrasonic Attenuation in Solids; Wear resistant materials in France; Engineering ceramics at the European Research Center at Petten, the Netherlands; Refractories Meeting; Quantum optics, optoelectronics, and laser spectroscopy.

Descriptors :   *BIOTECHNOLOGY, *ELECTROCHEMISTRY, *ENGINEERING, *EUROPE, *MATERIALS, *RESEARCH FACILITIES, ACOUSTIC ATTENUATION, ALKALINITY, BACTERIA, CERAMIC MATERIALS, COMPUTATIONS, DOCUMENTS, ELECTROOPTICS, ENVIRONMENTS, ENZYMES, FLUID MECHANICS, FRANCE, INTERNAL FRICTION, INTERNATIONAL, LASERS, LEACHING, METALS, NETHERLANDS, OCEANS, OPTICS, OSMOSIS, PARALLEL PROCESSORS, QUANTUM THEORY, REFRACTORY MATERIALS, SALINITY, SOCIETIES, SOLIDS, SPECTROSCOPY, STRESSES, SYMPOSIA, THERMAL STABILITY, ULTRASONICS, VECTOR ANALYSIS, WEAR RESISTANCE

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
      Biochemistry
      Miscellaneous Materials
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE