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Stoller: “Asymmetrical Genders: Phenomenological Reflections on Sexual Difference”

Stoller, Silvia. “Asymmetrical Genders: Phenomenological Reflections on Sexual Difference.” Hypatia 20.2 (2005): 7–26.

Stoller addresses discourses of “symmetry” and “asymmetry” in feminist and phenomenological discourses in order to argue that “asymmetry” between sexes is not a “negative” term, nor a structure that can be changed/overcome, as some mainline feminist rhetoric proposes. 905 more words

Merleau-Ponty

Cellular automaton for an epidemics: growing clusters of activity

Cellular automaton for an epidemic process without immunization: growing clusters of activity (SIR epidemic (S -> I -> R)). (R) Recovered individual (blue); (I) Infected individual (red); (S) Susceptible individual (White).

Biological Motived Problems

Book about stochastic dynamics and irreversibility

Book by Tânia Tomé and M. J. de Oliveira about Stochastic dynamics and irreversibility. Edusp, SP, SP, Brazil, 2014.

Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics

Epidemic curve & SIR model

Left: epidemic curves for diferente values of death (or recovery) rate obtained from the stochastic and spatial structured (lattice) SIR model by means of Monte Carlo simulations. 36 more words

Biological Motived Problems

EXERGY ANALYSIS AND IGCC PLANT TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY AND TO REDUCE THE EMISSION IN THERMAL POWER PLANT- A REVIEW

Thermal power plants convert energy rich fuel into electricity and heat. Possible fuels include coal, natural gas, petroleum products,
agricultural waste and domestic trash / waste. 366 more words