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Design for remanufacture: a literature review and future research needs
‘Design for Remanufacture’ or DfRem, is an area of remanufacturing research that has received relatively high levels of interest in recent years, due to the recognition that a product’s design mayExpand
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Design for remanufacturing in China: a case study of electrical and electronic equipment
As global demand for consumer goods continues to rise, the problem of waste electrical and electronic equipment (or e-waste) increases. E-waste is of particular concern to the world’s governments andExpand
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So Small, So Loud: Extremely High Sound Pressure Level from a Pygmy Aquatic Insect (Corixidae, Micronectinae)
To communicate at long range, animals have to produce intense but intelligible signals. This task might be difficult to achieve due to mechanical constraints, in particular relating to body size.Expand
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Shrinking Wings for Ultrasonic Pitch Production: Hyperintense Ultra-Short-Wavelength Calls in a New Genus of Neotropical Katydids (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae)
This article reports the discovery of a new genus and three species of predaceous katydid (Insecta: Orthoptera) from Colombia and Ecuador in which males produce the highest frequency ultrasonicExpand
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End-of-Life decision tool with emphasis on remanufacturing
Remanufacturing is a product recovery strategy resulting in end-of-life products being returned to as new condition or better and receiving a warranty at least equivalent to the original. ToExpand
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Fusion of Dominant Colour and Spatial Layout Features for Effective Image Retrieval of Coloured Logos and Trademarks
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An effective approach is proposed for content-based image retrieval of coloured logos and trademarks by extracting dominant colour from colour quantization and measuring spatial similarity. Expand
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Integrating design for remanufacture into the design process: the operational factors
The concept of ‘design for remanufacture’ (DfRem) originates from the understanding that decisions made during the design process may have a considerable effect upon the efficiency and effectivenessExpand
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No evidence for DPOAEs in the mechanical motion of the locust tympanum
SUMMARY Distortion-product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs) are present in non-linear hearing organs, and for low-intensity sounds are a by-product of active processes. In vertebrate ears they areExpand
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Mechanical specializations of insect ears
In this chapter some of the mechanical specializations that insects have evolved to carry out acoustic sensory tasks are reviewed. Although it is easy to perceive insect hearing organs as simplisticExpand
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Frequency-dependent ultrasound-induced transformation in E. coli
Ultrasound-enhanced gene transfer (UEGT) is continuing to gain interest across many disciplines; however, very few studies investigate UEGT efficiency across a range of frequencies. Using a variableExpand
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