Concentrated Solar Power Plant- Principle, Advantages & Disadvantages

 Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) technologies use mirrors to concentrate (focus) the sun’s light energy and convert it into heat to create steam to drive a turbine that generates electrical power. The plants consist of two parts: one that collects solar energy and converts it to heat, and another that converts the heat energy to electricity. …

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Quantum Computing - Basics

Quantum Computing – Our demand for processing power continues to increase as more people connect to the internet and the integration of computing into our lives increases. Moore’s law is the observation that the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit doubles approximately every two years- postulated by Moore( Co founder of Intel Corp.) There …

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Zika Virus - Terminology, Spread and Impact

Spread by Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes. Zika virus is related to dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. The infection, known as Zika fever, often causes no or only mild symptoms, similar to a mild form of dengue fever. As of April 2016 sexual transmission of Zika has been documented in six countries – …

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200+ Pages - Art & Culture Class Notes for UPSC IAS Prelims

This links contain class notes of  Art & Culture Class Notes for UPSC Prelims IAS Exam CSAT- Vajiram & Ravi  Ancient Civilizations of India Palaces of Ancient India Post Muaryan Age Stupas of Indian Art Temple Architecture of India Temples in South India Islamic Architecture and Its Influence Sculptures in Indian Culture Schools of Architecture …

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