By Robert Allen Meyers (Editor)
9 years has handed because the 1992 moment variation of the encyclopedia used to be released. This thoroughly revised 3rd variation, that's a school point compendium of chemistry, molecular biology, arithmetic, and engineering, is refreshed with quite a few articles approximately present learn in those fields. for instance, the recent variation has an elevated emphasis on info processing and biotechnology, reflecting the speedy development of those parts. the ongoing Editor-in-Chief, Robert Meyers, and the Board ready a brand new topical define of actual technological know-how and know-how to outline entire assurance. part editors are both Nobel Laureates or editors of key journals of their fields. extra Board contributors representing the worldwide clinical group have been additionally recruited.
The new 18-volume variation of the Encyclopedia of actual technological know-how and expertise, 3E, could have the extra function of an Index quantity, containing abstracts of the entire articles within the encyclopedia.
The most up-to-date variation of the Encyclopedia of actual technological know-how and Technology:
Has been thoroughly up to date with out below ninety% revised fabric and 50% new content material during the volumes
Presents eighteen volumes, approximately 800 authoritative articles and 14,500 pages
Is lavishly illustrated with over 7,000 photos, illustrations and tables
Presents an elevated emphasis at the most well-liked issues equivalent to info processing, environmental technology, biotechnology and biomedicine
Includes a last Index quantity containing Thematic, Relational and topic indexes