By Alberto Carpinteri,Giuseppe Lacidogna,Amedeo Manuello
This e-book offers the proper results of lately came upon and interdisciplinary phenomena, brought on through neighborhood mechanical instabilities. specifically, it seems at emissions from nano-scale mechanical instabilities corresponding to fracture, turbulence, buckling and cavitation, focussing on vibrations on the TeraHertz frequency and Piezonuclear reactions. destiny purposes for this paintings might contain earthquake precursors, weather swap, strength construction and mobile biology.
A sequence of fracture experiments on average rocks demonstrates that the TeraHertz vibrations may be able to result in fission reactions on medium weight parts followed by means of neutron emissions. a similar phenomenon looks to have happened in different varied events, rather within the chemical evolution of the Earth and sun approach, via seismicity (rocky planets) and storms (gaseous planets). As the authors discover, those phenomena may also clarify puzzles related to the heritage of our planet, just like the ocean formation or the primordial carbon pollutants, in addition to clinical mysteries, just like the so-called “cold nuclear fusion” or the proper radio-carbon courting of natural fabrics, corresponding to the Turin Shroud. In biology, Piezonuclear reactions may well clarify the mechanism that governs the so-called "sodium-potassium pump" and extra commonly, the metabolic processes.
Scientists engaged in seismology, geophysics, geochemistry, climatology, planetology, condensed topic physics and b
iology, in addition to these curious about theoretical and utilized mechanics, will all have fun with the cutting edge paintings offered right here in a holistic way.
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