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By Matthew Stein

Contributor note: ahead via Jim Rawles editor of
Publish yr note: First released October twenty eighth 2011

Disasters frequently strike suddenly and go away a path of destruction of their wake. but armed with the proper instruments and data, survivors can fend for themselves and get via even the hardest conditions. Matthew Stein's When catastrophe Strikes offers a radical, useful consultant for a way to organize for and react in lots of of life's so much unpredictable scenarios.

In this disaster-preparedness guide, he outlines the fabrics you'll need-from meals and water, to protect and effort, to first-aid and survival skills-to assist you competently pass though the worst. When catastrophe Strikes covers how to define and shop nutrients, water, and garments, in addition to the fundamentals of putting in back-up energy and lighting. You'll methods to assemble and sterilize water, construct a fireplace, deal with accidents in an emergency, and use replacement clinical resources while traditional ones are unavailable.

Stein instructs you at the smartest responses to ordinary disasters-such as fires, earthquakes, hurricanes and floods-how to maintain hot in the course of wintry weather storms, even the way to guard yourself from assault or different risky occasions. With this entire consultant in hand, you'll be bound to reply fast, thoroughly, and hopefully while a situation threatens.

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In detail, the aims are to: • Ensure the availability of micro- and nanoelectronics that are needed for the competitiveness of key industries in Europe. • Attract higher investment in advanced manufacturing in Europe and reinforce industrial competitiveness across the value chain from design to manufacturing. • Maintain leadership in equipment and material supply and in areas such as more than Moore and energy-efficient components. • Build leadership in the design of chips in high growth markets, notably in the design of complex components.

Furthermore, in order to lower production costs, industry increases also step by step the size of the material support7) for producing micro- and nanoelectronics. Massive investments in R&D&I and CAPEX are required for such transitions in manufacturing standards. 2 Escalating R&D&I Costs and a More Competitive R&D&I Environment Further miniaturization implies escalating costs for R&D&I and CAPEX. The R&D&I intensity “of the micro- and nanoelectronics industry increased from 11% in 2000 to 17% in 2009” [8].

1 Towards a European Strategic Roadmap for Investment in the Field The aim is to attract higher public and private investments and channel these to implement a roadmap for leadership to be established by industry. The level of public and private investment will match the size of the challenge. 5 billion] per year, that is, a total budget of more than [€10 billion] over 7 years. To this end the Commission will pursue the dialogue with stakeholders and set up an Electronics Leaders Group to elaborate and help implement a European Industrial Strategic Roadmap that will build on Europe’s strengths and cover three complementary lines: • The development of the More than Moore technology track on wafer sizes of 200 and 300 mm.

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