By Roy Upton; et al
Content material: advent to Botanical Microscopy Pharmacognosy: From Dioscorides to fashionable natural drugs what is in a reputation? Nomenclature of Botanical fabrics To Be or to not Be? a spotlight on Botanical Adulteration Microscopy for identity of Botanical uncooked fabrics: makes use of and obstacles establishing a Microscopy Lab significant Plant teams constructions of the first Plant physique and easy Plant Anatomy Diagnostic features of Tissues association of Tissues in Medicinal Plant components practise of Samples for Microscopic research Botanical Microscopy Atlas Achillea millefolium L. Aconitum carmichaeli Debx., Aconitum kusnezoffi Reicher Actaea racemosa L. syn. Cimicifuga racemosa (L.) Nutt Aesculus hippocastanum L. Akebia trifoliata (Thunb.) Koidz Aletris farinosa L. Allium sativum L. Angelica archangelica L. Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels Arctium lappa L. Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng Aristolochia fangchi Y. C. Wu ex L. D. Chou & S. M. Hwang Aristolochia manshuriensis Kom Arnica montana L. Astragalus mongholicus Bunge syn. A. membranaceus Bunge, A. membranaceus Bunge var. mongholicus(Bunge) P. ok. Hsiao Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz Atropa belladonna L. Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell syn. Bacopa monnieria (L.) Wettstein Bupleurum spp Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx Centella asiatica (L.) Urb Cephaelis ipecacuanha (Brot.)Rich. and Cephaelis acuminata Karsten Chamaelirium luteum (L.) A. grey Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All Chimaphila umbellata (L.) W.P.C. Barton Cinchona succirubra Pav. ex Klotzsch (syn. C. pubescens Vahl) Clematis armandii Franch Clematis chinensis Retz Codonopsis pilosula (Franch.) Nannf., Codonopsis tangshen Oliv Cola nitida (Vent.) A. Chev Coptis chinensis Franch., Coptis deltoidea C. Y. Cheng et Hsiao, Coptis teeta Wall Crataegus laevigata (Poir.) DC Hawthorn Fruit Crataegus laevigata (Poir.) DC Hawthorn Leaf and Flower Crataegus monogyna Jacq. Hawthorn Fruit Crataegus monogyna Jacq. Hawthorn Leaf and Flower Curcuma longa L. Datura stramonium L. Digitalis lanata Ehrh Digitalis purpurea L. Echinacea angustifolia DC Echinacea atrorubens Nutt Echinacea pallida (Nutt.) Nutt Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench Aerial components Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench Root and Rhizome Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench Seed Eleutherococcus senticosus (Rupr. & Maxim.) Maxim Ephedra sinica Stapf, Ephedra equisetina Bunge, E. intermedia Epimedium spp Equisetum arvense L. Eupatorium fistulosum Barratt syn. E. purpureum L. Eupatorium perfoliatum L. Frangula alnus Mill. syn. Rhamnus frangulaL. Frangula purshiana (DC.) J. G. Cooper syn. Rhamnus purshianaDC Ganoderma lucidum P. Karst Ginkgo biloba L. Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch. ex DC., Glycyrrhiza inflata Batalin Glycyrrhiza Glabra L. Grifola frondosa (Dicks: Fr.) S.F. grey Hamamelis virginiana L. Hedysarum polybotris Hand.-Mazz Humulus lupulus L. Hydrastis canadensis L. Leaf Hydrastis canadensis L. Rhizome and Root Hypericum perforatum L. Illicium anisatum L. Illicium verum J. D. Hook Larrea tridentata (Sesse & Moc. ex DC.) Coville Lentinula edodes (Berk.) Singer syn. Lentinus edodes (Berk) Singer Levisticum officinale W. Koch Ligusticum porteri J. M. Coult.& Rose Ligustrum lucidum W. T. Aiton Lycium chinense Mill.,L. barbarum L. Mahonia nervosa (Pursh.) Nutt Matricaria recutita L. Melissa officinalis L. Mentha A - piperitaL. Mentha pulegium L. Mitchella repens L. Oplopanax horridus (Sm.) Miq Panax ginsengC. A. Mey. Root (unprocessed) Panax ginsengC. A. Mey. Root (processed) Panax pseudo ginseng (Burkill) F. H. Chen ex C. Chow & W. G. Huang Panax quinquefolius L. Parthenium integrifolium L. Passiflora incarnata L. Paullinia cupana Kunth Pausinystalia johimbe (K. Schum.) Pierre ex Beille Periploca sepium Bunge Petasites frigidus (L.) Frigs Phyllanthus emblica L Piper methysticum G.Forst Plantago lanceolata L. Plantago significant L. Polygonum multiflorum Thunb Prunus africanum (Hook f.) Kalkman (syn. Pygeum africanum Hook. f.) Prunus serotina Ehrh Rauvolfia serpentina (L.) Benth . ex Kurz Rheum spp. (Rheum officinale Baillon, Rheum palmatum L., Rheum tanguticum Maxim. ex Balf.) Rhodiola rosea L. Rumex crispus L. Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge Saussurea costus (Falc.) Lipsch. Root syn. Aucklandia costus Falc.; Aucklandia lappa Decne.; Saussurea lappa Decne. C. B. Clarke Schisandra chinensis (Turcz.) Baill Schisandra sphenanthera Rehder & E. H. Wilson Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi Scutellaria lateriflora L. Senna alexandrina Mill. (syn. Cassia senna, C. angustifolia, C. acutifolia) Senna alexandrina Mill Serenoa repens (W. Bartram) Small Serratula spp Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn Stephania tetrandra S. Moore Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) Bertoni Symphytum officinale L. Leaf Symphytum officinale L. Root Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Sch.Bip Taraxacum officinale Weber ex F. H. Wigg. Leaf Taraxacum officinale Weber ex F. H. Wigg. Root Terminalia bellerica (Gaertn.) Roxb Terminalia chebula Retz Teucrium chamaedrys L. Trifolium pratense L. Tussilago farfara L. Ulmus rubra Muhl Uncaria tomentosa (Willd.) DC Urtica dioica L. Aerial elements Urtica dioica L. Rhizome and Root Urtica urens L. Vaccinium macrocarpon Aiton Vaccinium myrtillus L. Valeriana officinalis L. Viburnum opulus L. Viburnum prunifolium L. Vitex agnus-castus L. Withania somnifera L. Dunal Zingiber officinale Roscoe thesaurus of Botanical Microscopy Terminology References and Bibliography Index
By Maureen E. Lacey, Jonathan S. West
This is often an illustrated advisor to trapping, selecting and quantifying airborne organic debris reminiscent of fungus, plant spores and pollen. together with a finished overview of what's within the air and detailing the historic improvement of theories resulting in smooth aerobiology, the e-book explains the elemental methods at the back of airborne dispersal and methods used to pattern, determine and quantify organic debris. comprises images and nine color reproductions of work of airborne debris.
By Andre Koch Torres Assis
Archimedes, the guts of Gravity, and the 1st legislations of Mechanics offers with the main basic features of physics. The booklet describes the most occasions within the lifetime of Archimedes and the content material of his works. It is going directly to speak about a lot of experiments in relation to the equilibrium of suspended our bodies lower than the effect of Earth's gravitational strength. All experiments are in actual fact defined and played with easy, reasonably cheap fabrics. those experiments result in a transparent conceptual definition of the guts of gravity of fabric our bodies and illustrate sensible tactics for finding it accurately. The stipulations of reliable, impartial, and risky equilibrium are analyzed. Many equilibrium toys and video games are defined and defined. historic elements of the concept that are awarded, including the theoretical values of middle of gravity acquired via Archimedes. The publication additionally explains the best way to construct and calibrate detailed balances and levers. numerous experiments are played resulting in a mathematical definition of the guts of gravity and the 1st legislations of mechanics, also known as the legislation of the lever. results of this legislation and assorted causes of it are defined on the finish of the ebook, including an exhaustive research of the works of Euclid and Archimedes.
By Dror Sarid
This new and fully up-to-date variation beneficial properties not just an accompanying CD-ROM, but additionally a brand new purposes part, reflecting the various breakthroughs within the box over the past few years. It offers an entire set of computational types that describe the actual phenomena linked to scanning tunneling microscopy, atomic strength microscopy, and comparable technologies.The result's either an exceptional expert reference and an advanced-level textual content, starting with the fundamentals and relocating directly to the newest ideas, experiments, and thought. within the part dedicated to atomic strength microscopy, the writer describes the mechanical homes of cantilevers, atomic strength microscope tip-sample interactions, and cantilever vibration features. this can be by way of an in-depth remedy of theoretical and functional elements of tunneling phenomena, together with metal-insulator-metal tunneling and Fowler-Nordheim box emission. the ultimate part gains functions, facing, between others, Kelvin and Raman probe microscopy.
By Eta S. Berner
Construction at the good fortune of the former versions, this absolutely up-to-date booklet once more brings jointly all over the world specialists to demonstrate the underlying technology and daily use of choice aid structures in medical and academic settings.
Topics mentioned include:
-Mathematical Foundations of choice help Systems
-Design and Implementation Issues
-Ethical and felony concerns in selection Support
-Clinical Trials of knowledge Interventions
-Hospital-Based choice Support
-Real global Case Studies
By Turin L.
The key of smell is a booklet approximately technology when it comes to artwork, during which the author's ardour for body spray leads him to the clinical secret of what makes one molecule odor of garlic whereas one other smells of rose. Readers who be aware of Luca Turin because the vigorous relevant determine in Chandler Burr's The Emperor of smell will keep in mind the continued debate among competing theories of smell—one in accordance with molecular form, the opposite on molecular vibrations. Now Turin himself describes intimately the technological know-how, proof, and lengthy heritage of this debate, from the beginnings of natural chemistry to the current day, and can pay homage to these sooner than him who received it correct. This attention-grabbing and available account will attract someone who has ever puzzled approximately odor, nonetheless the main mysterious of the senses.
By Dror Sarid
For the reason that its invention in 1982, scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) has enabled clients to acquire pictures reflecting floor digital constitution with atomic solution. This expertise has proved necessary as a characterization device with purposes in floor physics, chemistry, fabrics technological know-how, bio-science, and knowledge garage media. It has additionally proven nice power in components equivalent to the semiconductor and optical quality controls industries. Scanning strength Microscopy, Revised version updates the sooner edition's survey of the numerous swiftly constructing topics in regards to the mapping of various forces throughout surfaces, together with easy concept, instrumentation, and functions. it is also very important new learn in STM and a completely revised bibliography. educational and business researchers utilizing STM, or wishing to grasp extra approximately its power, will locate this ebook a very good creation to this quickly constructing box.
By Peter Ballmoos
This quantity is the 1st of its type on focusing gamma-ray telescopes. Forty-eight refereed papers offer a entire review of the medical strength and technical demanding situations of this nascent instrument for nuclear astrophysics. The e-book positive factors articles facing pivotal applied sciences similar to grazing incident mirrors, multilayer coatings, Laue- and Fresnel-lenses - or even an optic utilizing the curvature of space-time.
The quantity additionally offers an outline of detectors matching the bold pursuits of gamma ray optics, and amenities for working such platforms at the flooring and in house. the intense clinical capability of focusing gamma-ray telescopes for the examine of the main strong resources and the main violent occasions within the Universe is emphasised in a chain of introductory articles.
Practicing execs, and scholars attracted to experimental high-energy astrophysics, will locate this booklet an invaluable reference
By Barry R. PARKER
The writer combines "the background of Mauna Kea, the Hawaiian 13,795-foot-high website of 9 telescopes, with vignettes of the astronomers who paintings there. . . . tales relating political, environmental, and medical battles are . . . [included with] descriptions of telescope development and use." (Choice)