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  1. [US, space science, rocketry] Service Propulsion System


SPS is a musical group.


Sps a.k.a. Wichita Falls Municipal Airport is a public and military use airport located 5 nautical miles north of the central business district of Wichita Falls, a city in Wichita County, Texas, United States. The airport is joint use in that its runways and taxiways are shared with Sheppard Air Force Base. It is mostly used for military aviation due to the air force base located on site, but is also served by American Eagle with service to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.


  1. SPS a.k.a. Stiff person syndrome is a rare neurologic disorder of unclear etiology characterized by progressive rigidity and stiffness. The stiffness primarily affects the truncal muscles and is superimposed by spasms, resulting in postural deformities. Chronic pain, impaired mobility, and lumbar hyperlordosis are common symptoms. The exact mechanism of the condition is unclear.
  2. Sps a.k.a. Saposa Language: Saposa is an Austronesian language Bougainville, Papua New Guinea.
  3. Sps is a file format.
  4. Sps a.k.a. spermine synthase is a gene.
    • also known as spermidine aminopropyltransferase
  5. Sps a.k.a. selenophosphate synthetase 1 is a gene.
    • also known as selenophosphate synthase; selenide, water dikinase 1; selenium donor protein; selenophosphate synthetase
  6. Sps a.k.a. T-box 4 is a gene.

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Google previewStatistics Using SPSS (2008)

An Integrative Approach by Sharon Lawner Weinberg, Sarah Knapp Abramowitz

SPS is a file that contains the syntax program to generate a new data set of ID values for 75 cases. If you would like a different number of IDs to be generated, simply change the value of 75 to that other number. This program is useful also as ...

Google previewSolar power satellites.

SPS is a very high-risk, unattractive technology Other more viable and preferable energy options exist to meet our...

electromagnetic interference, upper atmosphere effects, and “skylab syndrome” SPS is an aerospace boondoggle; there are ...

Google previewHandbook of Advanced Ceramics (2013)

Materials, Applications, Processing, and Properties

SPS is a synthesis and processing technique which makes possible sintering and sinter bonding at low temperatures and in...

It is generally well known that the SPS is an advanced processing technology to produce a homogeneous highly ...

Google previewPlanning for Planners (2013)

Joint Operation Planning Process (JOPP) by Mike Santacroce

The J SPS is a system that enables the Chairman to effectively assess, advise, direct, and execute in fulfillment of these statutory responsibilities. (CJ SCI 3100) (2) The J SPS is the primary means by which the CJ CS, in consultation with other ...

Google previewMechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites V (2010)

Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31 by Dileep Singh, Jonathan Salem

Spark Plasma Sintering (SPS) is a promising technique for production of nanostructured ceramics. SPS is a newly developed sintering process that combines the use of mechanical pressure and microscopic electric discharge between the ...

Google previewCombustion Synthesis (2010)

Novel Routes to Novel Materials by Maximilian Lackner

SPS is a non-equilibrium process usually consisting of directly applied pulsed dc currents and uniaxial pressing with heating rates typically from 100oC/min up to 1500oC/min. The resulting compacts have been found to achieve much smaller ...

Google previewTextbook of Movement Disorders (2014)

by Ashok Kumar

Pathophysiology SPS is an autoimmune disease.

Epidemiology SPS is a rare neurologic disorder, the exact incidence and ...

Google previewMicrowave Power Transmission as a Future Feasibilty of Solar Power Satellite (2013)

by Amit Sachan, Preeti Sachan

SPS is a clean, large-scale, stable electric power source. Solar Power Satellites is...

Google previewAdvances in Psychological Assessment (2012)

by Paul McReynolds, James C. Rosen, Gordon J. Chelune

The SPS is a 36-item questionnaire for use with individuals age 14 and over. Respondents must rate the frequency of occurrence for each of the 36 items, using four-point Likert Scales ranging from “None or a little of the time” to “Most or all of ...

Google previewHierarchical Nanostructures for Energy Devices (2014)

by Seung H Ko, Costas P Grigoropoulos

SPS is a special type of hot pressing that uses a DC current supply instead of a furnace. The DC current is applied inside the powder during ...

Google previewMedical Imaging and Augmented Reality (2010)

5th International Workshop, MIAR 2010, Beijing, China, September 19-20, 2010, Proceedings by Hongen Liao

SPS is a surgery that penetrates through the body surface and goes into the abdominal cavity to conduct operation. In developing the endoscopic surgical robot system, we found out that it was important to develop functions to solve problems ...

Google previewNurses Making Policy (2014)

From Bedside to Boardroom by Rebecca M. Patton, MSN, RN, CNOR, FAAN, Margarete L. Zalon, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAAN, Ruth Ludwick, PhD, RN-BC, CNS, FAAN

Student Policy Summit (SPS) The SPS is a 3-day conference held in Washington, DC, and is open to baccalaureate and graduate nursing students enrolled at an AACN member ...

Google previewPorous Pavements (2005)

by Bruce K. Ferguson

SPS is a simple approach with often-overlooked potential. For many paving applications SPS offers adequate surface stability with porosity and low cost. It has much to recommend it in parks, gardens, trails, and low-traffic parking areas.

Google previewDictionary of International Trade Law (2012)

by Raj Bhala

SPS AGREEMENT Uruguay Round Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Standards. The SPS Agreement is one of the Multilateral Agreements on Trade in Goods contained in Annex 1A to the WTO Agreement.

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

SPS Satellite Power Systems. SPS Second Preferred Stock.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2016)

by Steven G. Rogelberg

The Singapore Psychological Society (SPS) has the most comprehensive data about IO psychologists who are members of the society. It is the sole national association of psychologists in Singapore. According to the membership data as ...

Google previewDictionary of Space Technology (2013)

by Joseph Angelo

However, the SPS concept also involves potential impacts on the terrestrial environment. Some suchimpacts are comparable in type and magnitude to those arisingfrom other large-scale terrestrial energy technologies, whileotherimpacts ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1877)

by Henry Watts

S = M*P*S* and 2M'SPS = M'PS'', according to the atomicity of the metal. These compounds are roduced, together with free trisulphide of phosphorus, by triturating the corresponding sulphohypophosphites with the requisite quantity of ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Self-Propagating High-Temperature Synthesis (2017)

History, Theory, Technology, and Products by Inna P. Borovinskaya, Alexander A. Gromov, Evgeny A. Levashov, Yuri M. Maksimov, Alexander S. Mukasyan, Alexander S. Rogachev

Roberto Orrù, Gacomom Cao The electric current sintering technique, often referred to as spark plasma sintering (SPS), is an efficient method for consolidation of powders [1]. As schematically represented in Fig. 1A, the graphite die containing ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Stiff person syndrome (SPS) is a rare, but easily overlooked autoimmune disorder of the central nervous system (CNS).

SPS belongs to the ever-growing category of immunotherapy-responsive CNS diseases, presenting with a complex ...

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