Napier's bones

Known as: Napier Bones, Napiers' Bones, Napier rods 
Napier's bones is a manually-operated calculating device created by John Napier of Merchiston for calculation of products and quotients of numbers… (More)
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2014
2014
∗ Work supported by the Commissariat a l' Energie Atomique/DAM, Centred' Etudes de Gramat/DGA, and Sandia National Laboratories… (More)
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2013
2013
Recently, a study of particle swarm optimization (PSO) with considering more local best particles has been proposed to improve… (More)
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2011
2011
Our research material involved Mustela neovison mink feed collected at a farm during two feeding seasons: in preparation for… (More)
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2010
2010
Bone mineral density (BMD) measurements and fracture analysis of the spine bones are restricted to the Vertebral bodies (VBs… (More)
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2008
2008
This article investigates the feasibility of the application of wind turbine as a means of offsetting the electricity demand for… (More)
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2005
2005
L'utilisation de matériaux d'ostéosynthèse biodégradables a l'avantage d'éviter la réintervention pour extraire le matériel. Les… (More)
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2004
2004
Fuelwood production from a high density leucaena-based fodder production experiment at Mtwapa, Coast Province, Kenya is reported… (More)
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2003
2003
The rod-pinch diode is evaluated as a pulsed radiographic source for diode voltages up to 6 MV on the ASTERIX generator. Peak… (More)
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2001
2001
Corrosion of steel reinforcement in concrete structures is a critical problem that designers, contractors and owners have to face… (More)
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1983
Review
1983
The paper surveys the development of different types of calculating machines that have used the idea of John Napier's "bones… (More)
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