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Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
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Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Sustainable Infrastructure System Modeling under Uncertainties and Dynamics By Yongxi Huang
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Infrastructure systems support human activities in transportation, communication, water use, and energy supply. The dissertation research focuses on critical transportation infrastructure and... More > renewable energy infrastructure systems. The goal of the research efforts is to improve the sustainability of the infrastructure systems, with an emphasis on economic viability, system reliability and robustness, and environmental impacts.< Less
Thoughtful Uncertainties from the Last Man on Earth By John K. Peterson
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The last man on earth contemplates modern society and his predicament.
Thoughtful Uncertainties from the Last Man on Earth By John K. Peterson
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The last man on earth contemplates modern society and his predicament.
Five to Nine, Issue 01— Fragments & Uncertainties— Minnesota By skwiot/smith
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Five to Nine is a magazine that explores what designers & artists do in their free time. The theme for issue 01 is "Minnesota."
Uncertainty In Teacher Education Futures: Scenarios, Politics and STEM By Sandy Schuck et al.
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This book discusses the use of futures methodologies to examine and critique teacher education and investigate drivers of change in teacher education contexts, providing readers with futures tools... More > that they can use to explore curricula and pedagogies. It explains futures methods, including scenario development and backcasting, and illustrates them with examples of research in science, technology and mathematics education contexts. By allowing the long-term influence of current trends to be considered and providing an opportunity to reflect on the present and imagine the future, scenarios provoke discussion on the directions that teacher education might take now. The book offers insights into the possibilities that might exist for teacher education futures and into how scenario building and planning can be used to inform debates about the present. Further, it suggests ways in which readers can influence the future of teacher education through understanding the drivers of change.< Less
Reasoning Web. Learning, Uncertainty, Streaming, and Scalability By Gabriele Arienti
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The research areas of the Semantic Web, Linked Data and Knowledge Graphs have received a lot of attention in academia and industry recently. Since its inception in 2001, the Semantic Web has aimed at... More > enriching the existing Web with meta-data and processing methods, so as to provide Web-based systems with intelligent capabilities such as context-awareness and decision support. Over the years, the Semantic Web vision has been driving many community efforts which have invested substantial resources in developing vocabularies and ontologies for annotating their resources semantically. Besides ontologies, rules have long been a central part of the Semantic Web framework and are available as one of its fundamental representation tools, with logic serving as a unifying foundation. Linked data is a related research area which studies how one can make RDF data available on the Web and interconnect it with other data with the aim of increasing its value for everybody.< Less
The Manual of Uncertainty - دليل المتحيرين By Hikmet Elhadj & حكمت الحاج
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دليل المتحيرين مجموعة... More > شعرية للشاعر العراقي حكمت الحاج الطبعة الالكترونية الاولى منشورات مومنت في لندن صدرت الطبعة الورقية الاولى في القاهرة عام ٢٠١٢ عن الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب سلسلة ابداع عربي تسلسل ٦< Less
Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit: The Economic Theory of Uncertainty in Business Enterprise, and its Connection to Profit and Prosperity in Society (Hardcover) By Frank H. Knight
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Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit is a groundbreaking work of economic theory, distinguishing between risk, which is by nature measurable and quantifiable, and uncertainty, which can be neither be... More > measured nor quantified. We begin with an analysis of the functions of profit, risk and uncertainty in the economy. Frank H. Knight introduces his work with a discussion on profit and how there are conflicts about its nature between various economic theorists. As the title implies, the author's chief concern is the interplay between making a profit, incurring risk, and determining if there is uncertainty. Risks are different from uncertainty in that they can be measured and protected against. For example a location chosen for a factory or farm may have a measured risk of flooding in a given year. Businesses, insurers and investors alike can be made aware of this, and behave according to the quantified risk.< Less
Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit: The Economic Theory of Uncertainty in Business Enterprise, and its Connection to Profit and Prosperity in Society By Frank H. Knight
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Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit is a groundbreaking work of economic theory, distinguishing between risk, which is by nature measurable and quantifiable, and uncertainty, which can be neither be... More > measured nor quantified. We begin with an analysis of the functions of profit, risk and uncertainty in the economy. Frank H. Knight introduces his work with a discussion on profit and how there are conflicts about its nature between various economic theorists. As the title implies, the author's chief concern is the interplay between making a profit, incurring risk, and determining if there is uncertainty. Risks are different from uncertainty in that they can be measured and protected against. For example a location chosen for a factory or farm may have a measured risk of flooding in a given year. Businesses, insurers and investors alike can be made aware of this, and behave according to the quantified risk.< Less

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