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  Embedded Computing & Computer Server Solutions - Single Board Computers - Rugged Embedded Boards
Themis' VMEBus SBCs featuring Pentium® M, Turion®, PowerPC® 970FX, and UltraSPARC® processors provide the widest range of rugged, high density, embedded systems available today.
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  Themis, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Themis delivered oracles at Delphi until Apollo, the lovely son of Leto, came to the city, killed the serpent Python which guarded the oracle, and sitting in the tripod, took over it.
Themis told the Titan Prometheus 1 (who called her "mother", but so he called Gaia too, as some will have it that Gaia and Themis were one and the same) not to join the TITANS in their war against the OLYMPIANS, because in that war, the clever not the brute, would prevail.
Themis was deemed guardian of men's oaths, and for that reason she is also called goddess of oaths.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Themis.html   (482 words)

  Tabiti - Themis
Themis was moeder van de drie horen en de drie moiren, heerseressen over de tijd en het lot, en priesteressen van Aphrodite.
Astraea wordt wel Themis' dochter genoemd, maar is ook aan haar gelijk te stellen.
In de Helleense mythologie was Themis dochter van de gecastreerde hemelgod Uranus en Gaia, die zelf ook genoemd wordt als oorspronkelijke stichtster van het heiligdom in Delphi.
www.nissaba.nl /godinnen/beschrt.shtml   (4032 words)

Themis also has a heavenly, or celestial character, as head of the "Supreme Court." On Mt. Olympus, she is the one who summons the gods to counsel, even though Zeus presides over them.
The origins of Themis as Titan of remote times indicates that she is a fundamental component of the materiality of the universe, and an instinctual force in the human personality.
Nemesis, the negative manifestation of Themis, is stasis or stagnation.
zero-point.tripod.com /pantheon/Themis.html   (4830 words)

 Themis - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
'THEMIS, in Greek mythology, the personification of justice.
In the lexicon of Festus, Themis is described as the goddess who prescribes that which is right in accordance with divine law (fas) and is herself identical with this divine law.
She is also a prophetic divinity, and there was a tradition that the oracle at Delphi had first been in the hands of Gaea, who transferred it to Themis (sometimes identified with her) by whom it was handed over to Apollo (Aeschylus, Eumenides, 2; Euripides, Iphig.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Themis   (331 words)

 Spaceflight Now | Delta Launch Report | THEMIS mission overview
Themis is depicted with a sword and scales, symbolizing both her power and her impartiality.
THEMIS is NASA's first five identical satellite mission, launched as a constellation, to resolve the tantalizing mystery of what causes the spectacular sudden brightening of the Northern Lights or the aurora borealis - the fiery skies over Earth's northern pole.
THEMIS is a NASA-funded mission managed by the Explorer Program Office at Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. The principal investigator, Vassilis Angelopoulos, is located at the Space Sciences Laboratory at the University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley).
spaceflightnow.com /delta/d323/070212themis.html   (2685 words)

 THEMIS : Greek Titan goddess of divine-law, custom & prophecy ; mythology ; pictures
Themis was the Titan goddess of divine law and order--the traditional rules of conduct first established by the gods.
Themis, the myths tell us, was the first to introduce divinations and sacrifices and ordinances which concern the gods [piety], and to instruct men in the ways of obedience to laws and of peace [lawfulness].
Themis was the goddess of assemblies, an extension of her role as the goddess of divine law.
www.theoi.com /Titan/TitanisThemis.html   (5618 words)

 THEMIS Frequently Asked Questions
The IR bands used by THEMIS are centered at: 6.78 microns, 6.78 microns, 7.93 microns, 8.56 microns, 9.35 microns,10.21 microns, 11.04 microns, 11.79 microns, 12.57 microns and 14.88 microns.
The infrared-wavelength imaging portion of THEMIS was fabricated at Raytheon/Hughes Santa Barbara Remote Sensing of Goleta, California.
THEMIS is controlled and operated from the Arizona State University campus in Tempe, Arizona.
themis-data.asu.edu /FAQ.html   (417 words)

THEMIS should determine without ambiguity the area of release of the under-storms and study the modes of reconfiguration of the magnetotail.
The THEMIS project is a NASA mission of five satellites which instruments were designed by American scientists and in which French laboratories took part.
The main objective of THEMIS is to determine without ambiguity the place of release and the nature of the macroscopic process (reconnection or interruption of current) responsible for the substorms, to study their relations of causality and to characterize the propagation and their couplings.
smsc.cnes.fr /THEMIS/index.htm   (323 words)

 Thelemapedia: The Encyclopedia of Thelema & Magick | Themis   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Greek mythology, Hesiod mentions Themis among the six sons and six daughters—of whom Cronos was one—of Gaia and Ouranos, that is, of Earth with Sky.
Themis presided over the proper relation between man and woman, the basis of the rightly ordered family, and the family the pillar of the deme, and judges were often referred to as "themistopoloi" (the servants of Themis).
Themis was one of the gods behind the Oracle at Delphi, which she received from Gaia and gave to Phoebe.
www.thelemapedia.org /index.php/Themis   (766 words)

Themis, the goddess of justice, wisdom and good counsel, the guardian of oaths in Greek mythology, represents the THEMIS mission.
THEMIS is a mission to investigate what causes auroras in the Earth's atmosphere to dramatically change from slowly shimmering waves of light to wildly shifting streaks of color.
THEMIS was transported from Astrotech payload processing facility to Pad 17-B. The final major test, the Flight Program Verification, was successfully conducted on Feb. 6.
www.nasa.gov /mission_pages/themis/main/index.html   (589 words)

Themis was the daughter of Uranus and Gaea.
According to Aeschylus, Themis had married her brother Iapetus (before she was wife of Zeus), and became the mother of the Titan Prometheus.
Themis was seen as the seated goddess, wearing a blindfold over her eyes; the blindfold symbolised her impartiality in judgement and setting reward or penalty to the dead.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/titans.html   (4234 words)

 Themis, Goddess of Justice
Themis is a Titan and the goddess of justice.
Answer: Themis is an immortal goddess (a Titan) born as a result of the sexual union of the Earth and Sky (Gaea and Uranos).
Themis bade Deucalion and Pyrra to repopulate the earth after the flood, and it was she that told Thetis that her son would be more powerful han his father.
www.fjkluth.com /themis.html   (1273 words)

 Telescope basic facts - Themis
THEMIS is a joint operation from France (CNRS) and Italy (CNR) national research agencies.
THEMIS is a 90 cm solar telescope, currently the third larger in the world.
Themis delivers routine vector polarimetry analysis with an accuracy ranging from 10-3 to 10-5 in some configurations.
www.themis.iac.es /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=44&Itemid=69   (188 words)

 Themis Computer
Themis Intel-based servers support a broad range of solutions on a variety of operating systems, including Windows®, Linux, and Solaris® 9 x86, providing users with the flexibility required for their demanding applications.
Themis RES-22XEL servers support a broad range of solutions on a variety of operating systems, including Windows®, Linux, and Solaris® 9 x86, providing users with the flexibility required for their demanding applications.
Themis RES-32XEL servers support a broad range of solutions on a variety of operating systems, including Windows®, Linux, and Solaris® 9 x86, providing users with the flexibility required for their demanding applications.
www.nuhorizons.com /sun/partners/themis.asp   (1977 words)

 Swales Aerospace - Spacecraft - THEMIS
THEMIS consists of a constellation of five microsatellites (probes) carrying identical suites of electric field, magnetic field, and particle instruments used to determine the cause of global reconfiguration and transport of explosive releases of solar wind energy into the Earth’s magnetosphere—a region of the upper atmosphere that extends for thousands of miles.
THEMIS Probes must be stable for a wide range of configurations (multiple mass property changes) due to instrument boom deployments and fuel depletion.
The THEMIS constellation of five probes is deployed from a Probe Carrier mounted to the third stage of a Delta II rocket that is spinning nominally at 16 rotations per minute (rpm).
www.swales.com /spacecraft/themis.html   (2232 words)

 PRESS RELEASE Michael Crocker Named Chief Operating Officer of Themis Computer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Themis is a leading provider of hardware and software solutions for mission-critical applications in aerospace, data/telecom, military, and commercial markets.
Themis' newly introduced Quorum management system is a standards-based application management solution that provides policy-based, real time enforcement of service level agreements to insure application QOS, system wide resiliency and an optimal use of resources, in a multi-vendor, multi-OS environment.
Themis Slice™, Themis' recently launched computing initiative, is offered in air and liquid cooling variants that provide thermal headroom to accommodate aggressive scaling of commercial microprocessor core density, speed and power.
www.marketwire.com /mw/release_html_b1?release_id=179485   (870 words)

 Mars Odyssey: Technology
By looking at the visible and infrared parts of the spectrum, THEMIS is determining the distribution of minerals on the surface of Mars and helping scientists understand how the mineralogy of the planet relates to the landforms.
THEMIS' infrared capabilities have significantly improved the data from TES, a similar instrument on Mars Global Surveyor.
The instrument's multi-spectral approach also provides data on localized deposits associated with hydrothermal and subsurface water and enables 100-meter (328-feet) images of martian terrain to be captured in each pixel, or single point, of every image.
mars.jpl.nasa.gov /odyssey/technology/themis.html   (429 words)

 Raytheon Company: Products & Services: Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS)
THEMIS is an imager on NASA’s Mars Odyssey 2001 Orbiter Mission.
THEMIS acquires data in nine infrared bands from 6.5 to 15.5 µm at 100m resolution.
Using the VIS, THEMIS provides visible images with 20m resolution in 5 bands from 0.4 to 0.8 µm.
www.raytheon.com /products/themis   (125 words)

 THEMIS Mission - About THEMIS
THEMIS answers fundamental outstanding questions regarding the magnetospheric substorm instability, a dominant mechanism of transport and explosive release of solar wind energy within Geospace.
THEMIS will elucidate which magnetotail process is responsible for substorm onset at the region where substorm auroras map (~10Re): (i) a local disruption of the plasma sheet current or (ii) that current's interaction with the rapid influx of plasma emanating from lobe flux annihilation at ~25Re.
THEMIS is complementary to MMS and a science and a technology pathfinder for future STP missions.
sprg.ssl.berkeley.edu /themis/about_themis.html   (218 words)

 Hierarch Themis Maat
As Themis (Justitia), she was the Greco-Romano goddess of justice and order, as sanctioned by custom, law, and society.
Themis Maat was the personification of fair and impartial harmonious law, who oversaw all those that governed with compassionate equanimity and fundamental universality.
As the patroness of fate determinations, final judgments, harmony, law, and order, she was often depicted holding a cornucopia and a pair of scales or a scepter or sword.
www.blessingscornucopia.com /Hierarchs_of_Twelve_Universal_Rays_Hierarch_Themis_Maat_Justitia_Mayet.htm   (469 words)

 RE-TAKING AMERICA - The Pagan Federal Statue Themis
Themis was the Grecian (Greek) pagan goddess of law and justice, the titan daughter of Gaia and Uranus.
She was said to be the mother of the three Fates, and the caretaker of the young Apollo and Artemis.
The worship of, means that Themis is the personification of that divine law of right which ought to control all human affairs.
www.retakingamerica.com /great_amer_ten_pagan_fed_01.html   (148 words)

 THEMIS Mission to Provide New Understanding of Substorm Life Cycle - Space - RedOrbit
THEMIS' five identical probes will be the largest number of scientific satellites NASA has ever launched into orbit aboard a single rocket.
THEMIS is set to launch in mid-February aboard a Delta II rocket from Launch Complex 17-B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. For launch information, news media should contact George Diller, Kennedy Space Center, Fla., public affairs, at 321-867-2468 or Robert Sanders, University of California, Berkeley, at 510-643- 6998.
THEMIS is the fifth medium-class mission under NASA's Explorer Program, which provides frequent flight opportunities for world- class scientific investigations from space within the heliophysics and astrophysics science areas.
www.redorbit.com /news/space/804977/themis_mission_to_provide_new_understanding_of_substorm_life_cycle/index.html?source=r_space   (673 words)

 1.17.2007 - THEMIS mission
THEMIS will be launched on its two-year mission by NASA as part of its Medium-class Explorer (MIDEX) program.
THEMIS is named after the Greek goddess of justice, often called "blind justice," because it will impartially decide which comes first, current disruption or magnetic reconnection.
"THEMIS is so important because the same fundamental physical process is seen around all planets, it happens on the sun in solar flares, and in astrophysical systems such as fl holes," Angelopoulos said.
www.berkeley.edu /news/media/releases/2007/01/17_themis.shtml   (1098 words)

 SPACE.com -- Countdown Coverage: Five NASA Satellites Successfully Reach Orbit
NASA's five THEMIS satellites launch spaceward atop a Delta 2 rocket in a Feb. 17, 2007 liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
All five of the THEMIS probes have separated from their specially-designed carrier mounted on the third stage, completing today's flight of the United Launch Alliance Delta 2 rocket.
THEMIS is 56 miles in altitude, 217 miles downrange from the launch pad and traveling at nearly 10,000 mph.
www.space.com /missionlaunches/sfn_070216_themis_cntdwn.html   (3655 words)

 Slice Technology from Themis Computer Selected for Submarine Software Defined Radio Communications System   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Themis’ processor-independent, switched computing architecture is designed to meet the increasingly stringent thermal and acoustic emissions demands of high density/high performance, mission-critical computing, in stealthy, submarine environments.
Themis Slice is offered in air and liquid cooling variants that provide thermal headroom to accommodate aggressive scaling of commercial microprocessor core density, speed and power.
Themis Computer is a leading developer and supplier of high performance VME and Compact PCI and ATCA single-board computers, as well as systems for mission-critical telecom-munications, military/aerospace, and industrial embedded applications.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/6/prweb404568.htm   (1239 words)

 PRESS RELEASE Raytheon Selects Themis RES Servers for the Distributed Adaptation Processor (DAP) Program   (Site not responding. Last check: )
"Themis is committed to offering customers the best value, high performance computing solutions that meet and exceed their system requirements," stated William E. Kehret, CEO of Themis Computer.
Themis Computer is a leading provider of embedded computers for mission critical applications.
Themis, the Themis logo, and Slice are trademarks or registered trademarks of Themis Computer.
www.marketwire.com /mw/release_html_b1?release_id=181607   (762 words)

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