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Beyond the Molecular Frontier:Challenges for Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Chemistry and chemical engineering have changed significantly in the last decade. They have broadened their scope—into biology, nanotechnology, materials science, computation, and advanced methods of process systems engineering and control—so much that the programs in most chemistry and chemical ...

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Broadband:Bringing Home the Bits

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Looking Over the Fence at Networks: A Neighbor's View of Networking Research

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The Internet's Coming of Age

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The Interface of Three Areas of Computer Science with the Mathematical Sciences: Summary of a Workshop

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The Unpredictable Certainty:White Papers

This book contains a key component of the NII 2000 project of the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, a set of white papers that contributed to and complements the project's final report, The Unpredictable Certainty: Information Infrastructure Through 2000, which ...

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Traffic Management for High-Speed Networks:Fourth Lecture International Science Lecture Series

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The Unpredictable Certainty:Information Infrastructure Through 2000

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Revolution in the U.S. Information Infrastructure

While societies have always had information infrastructures, the power and reach of today's information technologies offer opportunities to transform work and family lives in an unprecedented fashion. This volume, a collection of six papers presented at the 1994 National Academy ...

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Evolving the High Performance Computing and Communications Initiative to Support the Nation's Information Infrastructure

Maintaining the United States' strong lead in information technology will require continued federal support of research in this area, most of which is currently funded under the High Performance Computing and Communications Initiative (HPCCI). The Initiative has already accomplished a ...

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