InTech Books

  • The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Editor Abelardo Aguilera Peralta
    ISBN 978-953-51-1164-1
    106 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3163 times.
    This book summarizes the advances and new concepts introduced in the last years on peritoneal dialysis (PD) and its complications. PD therapy is a renal replacement peritoneal membrane using a semi-permeable barrier to liquids and solutes. The abdomi ...
  • Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Editor Ernesto Benini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1166-5
    260 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19076 times.
    There has been a remarkable difference in the research and development regarding gas turbine technology for transportation and power generation. The former remains substantially florid and unaltered with respect to the past as the superiority of air- ...
  • Biodegradation - Engineering and Technology
    Biodegradation - Engineering and Technology
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1153-5
    475 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13703 times.
    This book contains a collection of different research activities where several technologies have been applied to the optimization of biodegradation processes. The book has three main sections: A) Hydrocarbons biodegradation, B) Biodegradation and ana ...
  • Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1154-2
    370 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20929 times.
    This book contains a collection of different biodegradation research activities where biological processes take place. The book has two main sections: A) Polymers and Surfactants Biodegradation and B) Biodegradation: Microbial Behaviour.
  • Biodegradation of Hazardous and Special Products
    Biodegradation of Hazardous and Special Products
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1155-9
    178 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7042 times.
    This book contains a collection of different research activities that include the biodegradation compounds with contaminant characteristics and special products of different interests as an added value product or that allows following up various biol ...
  • Current Developments in Optical Fiber Technology
    Current Developments in Optical Fiber Technology
    Editor Sulaiman Wadi Harun and Hamzah Arof
    ISBN 978-953-51-1148-1
    585 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14476 times.
    This book is a compilation of works presenting recent advances and progress in optical fiber technology related to the next generation optical communication, system and network, sensor, laser, measurement, characterization and devices. It contains fi ...
  • Amyloidosis
    Amyloidosis
    Editor Dali Feng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1100-9
    239 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 6067 times.
    Amyloidosis is an uncommon disorder characterized by the deposition of extracellular amyloid proteins in tissues. Significant advancement has been made recently, which not only provides insight in to the pathophysiology of the disease but also helps ...
  • Cardiomyopathies
    Cardiomyopathies
    Editor José Milei and Giuseppe Ambrosio
    ISBN 978-953-51-1103-0
    320 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12003 times.
    The disease of the heart muscle may occur secondarily to common diseases, such as ischemic, hypertensive and valvular, among others. However, there is a group of conditions with intrinsic myocardial involvement from gene or multifactorial etiology, a ...