Generating Electricity, Water from Brewery Waste

Finally, for those of you working in the Sunshine State, can also spend Monday’s Labor Day holiday marvelling at the potential life-changing discovery at the University of Queensland.

The propellerheads there have found a way of charging a battery cell using the waste water from the beer brewing process, with the waste being renewable CO2 and pure water.

This is, IMHO, pure genius; as here in Queensland we are suffering from a severe water shortage as well as Continue reading “Generating Electricity, Water from Brewery Waste”

Enabling the Construction Virtual Enterprise: The OSMOS Approach.

Wilson, I., Harvey, S., Vankeisbelck, R. & Kazi, A.S., (2001). Enabling the Construction Virtual Enterprise: The OSMOS Approach. Electronic Journal of Information Technology in Construction. Special Issue on Information and Communication Technology Advances in the European Construction Industry. Volume 6 (2001), pp .85-110. ISSN 1400-6529.

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This paper gives a comprehensive overview of the findings and results from the OSMOS (IST-1999-10491) project. OSMOS aims to highlight and go some way to meeting the needs of the industry by providing a set of tools, models, APIs Continue reading “Enabling the Construction Virtual Enterprise: The OSMOS Approach.”

Initial Experiences of Accessing Patient Confidential Data over the Internet using a Public Key Infrastructure

Chadwick, D.W., Harvey, S., New, J. & Young, A.J. (2001). Initial Experiences of Accessing Patient Confidential Data over the Internet using a Public Key Infrastructure. In Jerman-Blazic, B., Schneider, W.S. & Klobucar, T. (eds)(2001), Advanced Security Technologies in Networking. pp201-209. Amsterdam: IOS Press. ISBN: 1 58603 156 2.

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A project to Continue reading “Initial Experiences of Accessing Patient Confidential Data over the Internet using a Public Key Infrastructure”

Engineering the information streaming within the Construction Virtual Enterprise: the OSMOS project

Marache, M., Zarli, A., Harvey, S. C., Rezgui, Y. & Kazi, A.S., (2001). Engineering the information streaming within the Construction Virtual Enterprise: the OSMOS project. In: Proceedings of the 8th Annual European Concurrent Engineering Conference (ECEC’2001). April 18-20, 2001, Valencia, Spain.

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The current evolution of business processes over digital networks today Continue reading “Engineering the information streaming within the Construction Virtual Enterprise: the OSMOS project”