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  • AllMusic
  • Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic rated the album four out of five stars and states: "Pageant Material favors softness, sometimes nearly swooning in its slowness, especially on the gorgeous keynote "High Time" and the closer "Fine," both so deliberate and hazy they evoke memories of lazy high-school dances. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • The nominal maximum stress values that cause such damage may be much less than the strength of the material typically quoted as the ultimate tensile stress limit, or the yield stress limit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The manufacturing of building materials is an established industry in many countries and the use of these materials is typically segmented into specific specialty trades, such as carpentry, insulation, plumbing, and roofing work. (wikipedia.org)
  • Methods are typically categorized based on the phase of matter the material transitions through before forming the nanocrystalline final product. (wikipedia.org)
  • Solid-state processes do not involve melting or evaporating the material and are typically done at relatively low temperatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common structural materials are: Wrought iron is the simplest form of iron, and is almost pure iron (typically less than 0.15% carbon). (wikipedia.org)
  • fibers
  • Lint is the common name for visible accumulations of textile fibers and other materials, usually found on and around clothing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to prevent lint contamination, workers entering clean rooms are generally required to wear an outer layer of clothing made from artificial fibers that are longer and thicker, and therefore much less likely to shed any material. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lint-resistant clothing materials include elastic fabrics like spandex (or Lycra), for which the fibers will tend to stretch rather than break, and longer, stronger non-woven polyolefin fibers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reinforced concrete is concrete in which steel reinforcement bars ("rebars"), plates or fibers have been incorporated to strengthen a material that would otherwise be brittle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some common natural clothing materials are: Fabric made of cotton, flax, wool, ramie, silk Denim Leather Down for down-filled parkas Fur some is made from synthetic fibers, which are man made and generally not biodegradable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Less-common clothing materials include: Acetate Cupro Flannel Lyocell PVC-Polyvinyl chloride Rayon Recycled or Recovered Cotton Recycled PET Recycled paper Tyvek Other Natural Fibers, including bamboo, jute, and hemp Reinforcing materials such as wood, bone, plastic and metal may be used in fasteners or to stiffen garments. (wikipedia.org)
  • physics
  • On the upper size limit, the physics of granular materials may be applied to ice floes where the individual grains are icebergs and to asteroid belts of the Solar System with individual grains being asteroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Evidence
  • Material Evidence (Russian Вещдоки) is an international exhibition first presented in Russia in 2013 by Vladislav Shurigin and Denis Tukmakov with direct financial support from Zhurnalistskaya Pravda (Journalistic Truth), a Moscow-based newspaper,[unreliable source? (wikipedia.org)
  • author
  • If you are not the author of this article and you wish to reproduce material from it in a third party non-RSC publication you must formally request permission using RightsLink. (rsc.org)
  • If you are the author of this article you do not need to formally request permission to reproduce figures, diagrams etc. contained in this article in third party publications or in a thesis or dissertation provided that the correct acknowledgement is given with the reproduced material. (rsc.org)
  • extract
  • We extract micro-jet and micro-SIFT features on (d) to characterize material micro-surface structure. (mit.edu)
  • The initial embodied energy of a structure is the energy consumed to extract, manufacture, deliver, install, the materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • design
  • Material ConneXion was named a "Top Eco-Innovator" by The New York Times in 2007, recognized for its efforts to make information on sustainable materials and sustainable design practices more readily available to designers and corporations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Material ConneXion's consulting work and Materials Library has led to the development and improvement of consumer products, architecture, packaging, interiors and numerous other design-related projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through its partnership with McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC) and the Environmental Protection and Encouragement Agency (EPEA), Material ConneXion is the only Materials Library in the world to feature Cradle to Cradle assessed and certified materials and the only materials consultancy to offer Cradle to Cradle Certification and Cradle to Cradle product development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Material ConneXion's vice president of materials research, Dr. Andrew H. Dent, has contributed to numerous publications, and is a frequent speaker on topics related to materials, sustainability and design. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lifetime embodied energy continues to grow with the use, maintenance, and reuse/recycling/disposal of the building materials themselves and how the materials and design help minimize the life-time energy consumption of the structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • This weekend I started working on an Android mobile version of the site using the Material Design spec. (abduzeedo.com)
  • Of course there are much more than just digital references but it's good to see what others have been doing with the Material Design spec. (abduzeedo.com)
  • fabric
  • We are interested in identifying the material category, e.g. glass, metal, fabric, plastic or wood, from a single image of surface. (mit.edu)
  • exhibit
  • Some materials (e.g., some steel and titanium alloys) exhibit a theoretical fatigue limit below which continued loading does not lead to fatigue failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, in each of these states granular materials also exhibit properties which are unique. (wikipedia.org)
  • Granular materials also exhibit a wide range of pattern forming behaviors when excited (e.g. vibrated or allowed to flow). (wikipedia.org)
  • complexity
  • 95% recognition rates have been reported on CURET, we believe that the intra-class variation in appearance in the CURET database is too limited to capture the complexity of real world materials, as shown in Fig 4. (mit.edu)
  • Its colour, quality, and finish depend upon the complexity of the structure, the material used for the form, and the skill of the worker. (wikipedia.org)
  • physical
  • In the physical sense, materials are studied in the field of materials science . (wikipedia.org)
  • Materials are classified according to many different criteria including their physical and chemical characteristics as well as their intended applications whether it is thermal, optical, electrical, magnetic, or combined. (wikipedia.org)
  • Material ConneXion maintains a physical library of over 8000 materials and processes, with 20-30 new materials added each month. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the Seth Material, the entire self or "entity" is a gestalt consisting of the inner self, various selves that the entity has assumed through past existences (physical and non-physical), plus all the currently incarnated selves, and all their probable counterparts, and reincarnation is included as a core principle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Metals
  • Metals are among the most important materials to the industrialized world, everything from infrastructure to personal electronic devices heavily relies on metals for production. (wikipedia.org)
  • range
  • For this purpose, we will use our Flickr Materials Database that captures a range of appearances within each material category. (mit.edu)
  • Instances from a single material category can span a range of object categories, shapes, colors, textures, lighting and imaging conditions. (mit.edu)
  • These materials are range from grasses to furs to much more elaborate and exotic materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • sustainable
  • The company also worked with designer Harry Allen to find a sustainable, low-cost, post-industrial polypropylene packaging material for Aveda's award-winning Ukuru line of cosmetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two concepts in building which account for the ecological economics of building materials are green building and sustainable development. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • For this purpose, we employed the Flickr Material Database (FMD) , which consists of 10 common material categories and 100 diverse images per category. (mit.edu)
  • A granular material is a conglomeration of discrete solid, macroscopic particles characterized by a loss of energy whenever the particles interact (the most common example would be friction when grains collide). (wikipedia.org)
  • Common man-made materials include: Nylon was first produced in 1935. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • This short format title draws from the shared scientific and technical material and summarizes the current research and future outlook. (elsevier.com)
  • given
  • Authors contributing to RSC publications (journal articles, books or book chapters) do not need to formally request permission to reproduce material contained in this article provided that the correct acknowledgement is given with the reproduced material. (rsc.org)
  • In this paper, we formulate the material recognition problem as being able to recognize a given input image (from the database) as belonging to one of these 10 material categories. (mit.edu)
  • The Seth personality described himself as a "teacher", and said: "this material has been given by himself and others in other times and places, but that it is given again, in new ways, for each succeeding generation through the centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • MFA is a useful tool to assess what impacts materials used in the industrial process have and how efficiently a given process uses them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second is a percentage of a given material extracted as a companion or trace material extracted as a by-product. (wikipedia.org)
  • industry
  • Granular materials are commercially important in applications as diverse as pharmaceutical industry, agriculture, and energy production. (wikipedia.org)
  • Material criticality is the determination of which materials that flow through an industry or economy are most important to the production process. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a sub-category within the field of material flow analysis (MFA), which is a method to quantitatively analyze the flows of materials used for industrial production in an industry or economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • environmental
  • The macro, environmental pollution of extraction industries building materials rely on such as mining, petroleum, and logging produce environmental damage at their source and in transportation of the raw materials, manufacturing, transportation of the products, retailing, and installation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Material criticality evaluation criteria consist of three dimensions: supply risk, vulnerability to supply restriction, and environmental implications. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, nations and other large institutions are increasingly analyzing a material's criticality and seek to minimize any risk, restriction, or environmental impact associated with the material. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Research into granular materials is thus directly applicable and goes back at least to Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, whose law of friction was originally stated for granular materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • This methodology was developed from a United States National Research Council model, and is intended to help stakeholders make strategic decisions about the materials used in their production process. (wikipedia.org)
  • sometimes
  • Sometimes people take into consideration the energy savings or durability of the materials and see the value of paying a higher initial cost in return for a lower lifetime cost. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • A material fact is a fact that a reasonable person would recognize as germane to a decision to be made, as distinguished from an insignificant, trivial, or unimportant detail. (wikipedia.org)
  • G3 is a material made of glass fiber and phenolic resin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Historically, clothing is and has been made from many materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • Database
  • The difficulty of material recognition is database dependent. (mit.edu)
  • In addition to its New York office, the company has locations in Bangkok, Bilbao, Daegu, Milan, Skövde and Tokyo, and also maintains an online materials database. (wikipedia.org)