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  • Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis, Estimation and Control
    Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis, Estimation and Control
    Edited by Dongbin Lee, Tim Burg and Christos Volos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2715-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2714-7,
    362 pages, October, 2016
    The book consists mainly of two parts: Chapter 1 - Chapter 7 and Chapter 8 - Chapter 14. Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 treat design techniques based on linearization of nonlinear systems. An analysis of nonlinear system over quantum mechanics is discussed ...
  • Progress in Metallic Alloys
    Progress in Metallic Alloys
    Edited by Vadim Glebovsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-2697-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2696-6,
    296 pages, October, 2016
    In general, metallic alloys are the interdisciplinary subject or even an area that cover physics, chemistry, material science, metallurgy, crystallography, etc. This book is devoted to the metallic alloys. The primary goal is to provide coverage of a ...
  • Grain Legumes
    Grain Legumes
    Edited by Aakash Kumar Goyal
    ISBN 978-953-51-2721-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2720-8,
    186 pages, October, 2016
    Grain legumes are a main source of nitrogen-rich edible seeds and constitute a major source of dietary protein in the diets of human population especially for vegetarian diet. Legumes comprise the third largest family of flowering plants and provide ...
  • Ischemic Stroke - Updates
    Ischemic Stroke - Updates
    Edited by Bernhard Schaller
    ISBN 978-953-51-2713-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2712-3,
    268 pages, October, 2016
    This book covers all aspects and the most vibrant topics of ischemic stroke research: from basic sciences to latest methods of clinical applications. The authors give an overview of what has importance today in stroke research and also strike future ...
  • Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets
    Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets
    Edited by Miroslav Blumenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-2711-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2710-9,
    148 pages, October, 2016
    Skin cancers, basal and squamous cell carcinomas, malignant melanomas, and Merkel cell carcinomas, constitute arguably the most common and increasingly prevalent human neoplasms. Here we discuss the epigenetic changes in DNA and chromatin, which are ...
  • Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR) - a Practical Overview
    Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR) - a Practical Overview
    Edited by Laura Romero-Zeron
    ISBN 978-953-51-2701-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2700-0,
    200 pages, October, 2016
    Commercial application of chemical enhanced oil recovery (cEOR) processes is expected to grow significantly over the next decade. Thus, Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR): A Practical Overview offers key knowledge and understanding of cEOR process ...
  • Robot Control
    Robot Control
    Edited by Efren Gorrostieta Hurtado
    ISBN 978-953-51-2685-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2684-3,
    146 pages, October, 2016
    This book includes a selection of research papers in robot control applications. The description of projects using robotic systems in areas such as vision, navigation, path planning, trajectories, non-holonomic systems, mobile robotics, robot control ...
  • Management of Hazardous Wastes
    Management of Hazardous Wastes
    Edited by Hosam El-Din M. Saleh and Rehab O. Abdel Rahman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2617-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2616-4,
    184 pages, October, 2016
    Rapid trend of industry and high technological progress are the main sources of the accumulation of hazardous wastes. Recently, nuclear applications have been rapidly developed, and several nuclear power plants have been started to work throughout th ...