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*  Research in lithium-ion batteries
When separately rolled up and then wound together separated by a gel electrolyte the two fibers form a battery. They can also ... "A clever twist on the batteries in smartphones could help us better harness wind and solar power". MIT Technology Review. ... be wound onto a polymer fiber, for adding to an existing textile. When silicon fibers charge and discharge, the silicon expands ...
*  Second wind
Gontang, Ozzie (July 27, 1992). "Second Wind". Newsweek. William James (1907). "The Energies of Men". "A Second Wind". Time. ... Second wind is a phenomenon in distance running, such as marathons or road running (as well as other sports), whereby an ... A second wind phenomenon is also seen in some medical conditions, such as glycogen storage disease type V. When non-aerobic ... Others claim second winds are due to endorphin production. Heavy breathing during exercise is also to provide cooling for the ...
*  Wind energy software
Specialized wind energy software applications aid in the development and operation of wind farms. The RETScreen software wind ... model to create a wind atlas and to generate wind data at resolutions of 3 km to 10 km. Software helps design wind turbines. ... The Wind Data Generator (WDG) is a Wind Energy Software tool capable of running WRF (Weather Research and Forecasting) ... Wind farm visualization software graphically presents a proposed wind farm, most importantly for the purpose of obtaining ...
*  UltraBattery
They can use either photovoltaic, wind or solar thermal energy, and commonly incorporate a back-up diesel generator. Hybrid ... UltraBattery technology can be used to integrate renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind, into the electricity grid, ... The system monitors the output of the intermittent renewable source, and when the solar (or wind) signal varies, UltraBattery ... Smoothing turns the inherent variability of power from photovoltaic panels or wind turbines into a smooth, predictable signal. ...
*  53d Weather Reconnaissance Squadron
Computers determine wind speeds based on the levels of microwave radiation detected, extrapolated from the winds at the ... Wind data (continuous observations along the flight track) for surface and flight level; Surface wind data from Stepped- ... continuously monitors ocean waves to determine wind speed and direction. The low-level wind and pressure fields provide an ... Together with a report of high winds to the east from a U.S. Navy aircraft landing at Naval Operating Base Trinidad, the data ...
*  Environmental impact of the energy industry
"Wind energy Frequently Asked Questions". British Wind Energy Association. Archived from the original on 19 April 2006. ... While a wind farm may cover a large area of land, many land uses such as agriculture are compatible with it, as only small ... Aesthetic aspects of wind turbines and resulting changes of the visual landscape are significant. Conflicts arise especially in ... There are reports of bird and bat mortality at wind turbines as there are around other artificial structures. The scale of the ...
*  Østfold Energi
The wind farm was opened in 2001 with five wind turbines. In 2010 the wind farm was extended with additional eight wind ... Østfold Energi is a Norwegian energy producer within the business areas of hydropower, wind and heat. The company operates ... The approximately 3,000 households in the Vågsøy municipality are now self-supported with electricity from the wind turbines at ... for financing investments in wind and hydropower production, and district heating plants. In 2014, Østfold Energi sold its ...
*  Bladt Industries
Anholt Offshore Wind Farm Baltic 1 Offshore Wind Farm Beatrice Wind Farm Belwind Offshore Wind Farm Egmond aan Zee Gode Wind ... Offshore Wind Farm Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm Rødsand B Princess Amalia Wind Farm Sandbank Offshore Wind Farm Walney Wind ... Lillgrund Offshore Wind Farm Nysted Wind Farm(Denmark's first offshore substation) Nordsee One Offshore Wind Farm Nordsee-Ost ... Offshore substations for Anholt Offshore Wind Farm Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind Farm Hornsea Wind Farm(expected to become the ...
*  Ship gun fire-control system
To compute lead angles and time fuze setting, the target motion vector's components as well as its range and altitude, wind ... Corrections can be made for surface wind velocity, firing ship roll and pitch, powder magazine temperature, drift of rifled ... To this bearing and range offset, it added corrections for gravity, wind, Magnus Effect of the spinning projectile, stabilizing ... Unmeasured and uncontrollable ballistic factors like high altitude temperature, humidity, barometric pressure, wind direction ...
*  Wind engineering
Effects of wind on the ventilation system in a building. Wind climate for wind energy. Air pollution near buildings. Wind ... Table 3 Pedestrian wind comfort around buildings: comparison of wind comfort criteria. Figure 6 Wind Effects On Pedestrians. ... Wind engineering involves, among other topics: Wind impact on structures (buildings, bridges, towers). Wind comfort near ... International Association for Wind Engineering American Association of Wind Engineering UK Wind Engineering Society Basic Wind ...
*  Air pollution in Germany
Wind and solar power will be targeted over hydro, gas, geothermal and biomass. The goal of the feed-in tariffs is to meet ... For instance, technologies such as wind power, are given a lower per-kWh price, while technologies such as solar PV and tidal ... They have been introduced in Germany to increase the use of renewables, such as wind power, biomass, hydropower, geothermal ... kWh for offshore wind. In August 2014, a revised German Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) entered into force. From this ...
*  Bird flight
... which takes advantage of wind speed variation at different altitudes (wind shear) above ocean waves to provide lift. Low speed ... Large birds take off by facing into the wind, or, if they can, by perching on a branch or cliff so they can just drop off into ... Each wing has a central vane to hit the wind, composed of three limb bones, the humerus, ulna and radius. The hand, or manus, ... Kestrels, terns and even hawks use this wind hovering. Most birds that hover have high aspect ratio wings that are suited to ...
*  Wind
Küssner effect Wind advisory Wind engineering Wind wave List of local winds North wind South wind West wind East wind JetStream ... In Central America, examples include the Papagayo wind, the Panama wind, and the Tehuano wind. In Europe, similar winds are ... Wind power is thus proportional to the third power of the wind velocity. Total wind power could be captured only if the wind ... Winds that flow over mountains down into lower elevations are known as downslope winds. These winds are warm and dry. In Europe ...
*  Visible Wind
... is a Canadian progressive rock band from the province of Québec formed in 1983. Stephen Geysens - keyboards, ... "Biographie de Visible Wind". Visible Wind. Retrieved 4 July 2016. http://www.aei.ca/vwind. ...
*  Wind brace
... s, in architecture, are diagonal braces to tie the rafters of a roof together and prevent racking. In the better sort ... 1911). "Wind Braces". Encyclopædia Britannica. 28 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 708. ...
*  Wichita Wind
The Wind won the following series 4-2 against the Dallas Black Hawks, who led the regular-season standings. The Wind lost in ... After the season, center Don Ashby, the Wind's second-leading scorer, died in a car crash. The Wind, now coached by John ... Wichita Wind at FunWhileItLasted.net Wichita Wind season statistics and records at The Internet Hockey Database. ... Additionally, the New Jersey Devils replaced the Oilers as the Wind's parent team. The Wind missed the playoffs for the first ...
*  Mandolin Wind
"Mandolin Wind" is a song written by Rod Stewart. It was first released on Stewart's 1971 album Every Picture Tells a Story and ... "Mandolin Wind" has been heavily praised by music critics. In his review of Every Picture Tells a Story in Rolling Stone, John ... Stewart has stated that his "goal in life is to play 'Mandolin Wind' and make it sound like the record." The identity of the ... "Mandolin Wind". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-08-15. Mendelsohn, J. (8 July 1971). "Every Picture Tells a Story Review". Rolling ...
*  Chicago Wind
"Chicago Wind > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved March 17, 2015. Christgau, Robert. "Chicago Wind > Review". Robert Christgau. ... Chicago Wind is the fifty-eighth studio album by American country singer and songwriter Merle Haggard, released in 2005. It ... A video was made for the track "America First". Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic praised the album, writing "Chicago Wind is ... "Chicago Wind" - 4:08 "Where's All the Freedom" - 3:22 "White Man Singin' the Blues" - 3:47 "Leavin's Not the Only Way to Go" ( ...
*  Dawn Wind
The Dawn Wind of the title is a reference to the arrival of St Augustine, who brought Christianity to the Saxons. This change ... "Dawn Wind". www.kirkusreviews.com. Kirkus Media LLC. 1 February 1962. Retrieved 15 July 2015. Source Reference for Radio Serial ... Children and Young Adult Literature portal Dawn Wind is a historical novel for children and young adults written by Rosemary ...
*  Henning Wind
Henning Nørgaard Wind (born 19 January 1937) is a retired Danish competitive sailor. He competed in the Finn class at the 1964 ... "Henning Wind". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 31 January 2012. Retrieved 13 February 2011. Denmark ...
*  Wind Cradle
Alison Baudoin's Wind Cradle is an abstract, allegorical sculpture ("winds") installed near the intersection of Broadway and ... "Wind Cradle, (sculpture)". Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved January 12, 2016. Stoesz, David (June 25, 2009). "Wind Cradle". ... Wind Cradle doesn t look like it cares about the neglect, or the mockery its dippy name might attract. Making little effort to ... Wind Cradle is an outdoor 1976 stainless steel sculpture by Alison Baudoin, installed at the Seattle Central College campus in ...
*  Wind advisory
Gale warning Hurricane force wind warning Lake wind advisory Small craft advisory Storm warning "Wind Advisory". Glossary - ... A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH... OR GUSTS OF 46 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS ... but winds of this magnitude occurring over an area that frequently experiences such wind speeds will not trigger a wind ... A Wind Advisory is generally issued by the National Weather Service of the United States when there are sustained winds of 31- ...
*  Polar wind
... the solar wind), Axford suggested the term "polar wind." The idea for the polar wind originated with the desire to solve the ... caused by the interaction between the solar wind and the Earth's atmosphere. The solar wind ionizes gas molecules in the upper ... The polar wind or plasma fountain is a permanent outflow of plasma from the polar regions of Earth's magnetosphere, ... Plasma fountain Source, press release: Solar Wind Squeezes Some of Earth's Atmosphere into Space AMS Glossary Banks, P. M.; ...
*  Hickory Wind
"Hickory Wind" remains. "Hickory Wind" was covered by Joan Baez on her 1969 release, David's Album. Parsons' friend and one-time ... "Hickory Wind" is a song written by country rock pioneer Gram Parsons and former International Submarine Band member Bob ... If Gram had never written another song, "Hickory Wind" would have put him on the map. The song says it all - it's very ... The Seldom Scene covered "Hickory Wind" on the live album Blue Grass: The Greatest Show On Earth recorded at a concert in 1980 ...
*  Blue Wind
... was moved to the stable of Dermot Weld at the Curragh, County Kildare. Blue Wind made her first appearance as a three ... In late summer, Weld described Blue Wind as "the best I've ever trained ... a really super filly". Blue Wind was rested for two ... "Blue Wind to create a surprise". Evening Times. 2 September 1981. Retrieved 2013-10-25. "Blue Wind Statistics". Equibase.com. ... Blue Wind was a dark chestnut mare with a white sock on her left hind leg bred in Ireland by Betty Laidlaw. She was sired by ...