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Colloid Retention and Flow in Porous Media
The transport and filtration of particulate suspensions in porous media is a process of considerable importance in science and engineering. Despite the great deal of work that has been done in this area two fundamental ...
Development Of A 2-D Micellar/Polymer Simulator
A two-dimensional, compositional simulator has been developed and applied to micellar/polymer flooding. This simulator can model both heterogeneous areal reservoirs and heterogeneous vertical reservoir cross-sections. ...
The Maya ballcourt and the Mountain of Creation : myth, game, and ritual
The topic of my dissertation is the architectural symbolism of the Maya ballcourt. The typical Mesoamerican ballcourt is a sunken playing surface that is situated between two parallel mounds that form a cleft in the earth, ...
A sociological analysis of Ibn Khaldun's theory : a study in the sociology of knowledge
Ibn Khaldun is a great Moslem thinker of the fourteenth century (b. 1332, d. 1406 A. D.). Modern writers are inclined to consider him as a pioneer or a precursor in the science of society and the philosophy of history. ...