applied science


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Noun1.applied science - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problemsapplied science - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"
flood control - (engineering) the art or technique of trying to control rivers with dams etc in order to minimize the occurrence of floods
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
aeronautical engineering - the branch of engineering science concerned with the design and construction of aircraft
bionics - application of biological principles to the study and design of engineering systems (especially electronic systems)
bioengineering, ergonomics, biotechnology - the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments
chemical engineering - the branch of engineering that is concerned with the design and construction and operation of the plants and machinery used in industrial chemical processes
civil engineering - the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction of such public works as dams or bridges
EE, electrical engineering - the branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
architectural engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the construction of buildings (as distinguished from architecture as a design art)
industrial engineering, industrial management - the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways
information technology, IT - the branch of engineering that deals with the use of computers and telecommunications to retrieve and store and transmit information
mechanical engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of machinery
nanotechnology - the branch of engineering that deals with things smaller than 100 nanometers (especially with the manipulation of individual molecules)
nuclear engineering - the branch of engineering concerned with the design and construction and operation of nuclear reactors
naval engineering - the branch of engineering that deals with the design and construction and operation of ships
rocketry - the branch of engineering science that studies rocket design and operation
sink - (technology) a process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system; "the ocean is a sink for carbon dioxide"
source - (technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system; "a heat source"; "a source of carbon dioxide"
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Matthew Peever, a student on the Applied Science course at NSC also comments "To study Applied Science has been the greatest decision I have ever made
The Ministry of Higher Education, represented by the Directorate General of Colleges of Applied Sciences set up electronic database, which includes several fields on the graduates' data.
It wanted judges to close the established Applied Science University in Bahrain and allow it to open its own campus.
Fenwal Inc on Thursday announced that it has signed a new agreement with Applied Science Inc for Applied Science's HemoFlow 400 blood collection monitor/mixer.
With assessment undertaken via assignments and practical work, the course then enables students to develop the skills needed to successfully pursue further BTEC qualifications in pharmaceutical science, dental technology or applied science.
Finnish power plants and ship power solutions supplier Wartsila Corporation said on Thursday (13 September) that it has signed a general agreement on research and development cooperation with Svenska yrkeshogskolan (Swedish language University of Applied Sciences), University of Applied Sciences and the University of Vaasa.
Touchstone Applied Science Associates can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.
COBURG - Associate of applied science in recreational vehicle service technician: Dwayne Wesler.
A college spokesman said: "Our Applied Science courses at Higher National level have been designed to allow students to gain direct entry to first (HNC) or second (HND) year of science and other degree programmes.
Going to the end of the path that leads from the base of the horseshoe to the student centre, you turn round and see the mighty complex displayed, the mass of the design school, and beyond it, the ranks of the teaching limbs of the school of applied science on their coloured pilotis.
However, one can argue that the potential importance of the issue could have been recognized by x + 2 as it spread into more science databases (especially if a number of different sciences are involved) and had reached the applied science literature (e.
Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI) began its operation in 2001 to capture the promises of technological advances for Hong Kong through applied research.

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