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  • Internal Combustion Engines
    Internal Combustion Engines
    Edited by Kazimierz Lejda and Pawel Wos
    ISBN 978-953-51-0856-6,
    244 pages, November, 2012
    This book on internal combustion engines brings out few chapters on the research activities through the wide range of current engine issues. The first section groups combustion-related papers including all research areas from fuel delivery to exhaust ...
  • Dehydrogenases
    Dehydrogenases
    Edited by Rosa Angela Canuto
    ISBN 978-953-307-019-3,
    368 pages, November, 2012
    The book takes in consideration some dehydrogenases, enzymes with different functions in the cells by using different substrates, such as hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases, aldehyde dehydrogenases, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, pyruvate dehydrogenas ...
  • Fractal Analysis and Chaos in Geosciences
    Fractal Analysis and Chaos in Geosciences
    Edited by Sid-Ali Ouadfeul
    ISBN 978-953-51-0729-3,
    182 pages, November, 2012
    The fractal analysis is becoming a very useful tool to process obtained data from chaotic systems in geosciences. It can be used to resolve many ambiguities in this domain. This book contains eight chapters showing the recent applications of the frac ...
  • Organic Light Emitting Devices
    Organic Light Emitting Devices
    Edited by Jai Singh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0850-4,
    242 pages, November, 2012
    This book describes the state-of-the-art advancement in the field of organic electroluminescence contributed by many researchers with internationally established expertise in the field. It includes original contributions on the synthesis of suitable ...
  • Microwave Materials Characterization
    Microwave Materials Characterization
    Edited by Sandra Costanzo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0848-1,
    170 pages, November, 2012
    Microwave Materials Characterization is an edited book discussing recent researches on basic and innovative measurement techniques for the characterization of materials at microwave frequencies, in terms of quantitative determination of their electro ...
  • Human and Social Dimensions of Climate Change
    Human and Social Dimensions of Climate Change
    Edited by Netra Chhetri
    ISBN 978-953-51-0847-4,
    300 pages, November, 2012
    Anomalous climatic outcomes such as higher temperatures, intense rainfall and flood, frequent and severe droughts are now at the new level. Without appropriate adaptation measures, climate change is bound to exacerbate vulnerability of society, plac ...
  • Pathophysiology and Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
    Pathophysiology and Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
    Edited by Oluwafemi O. Oguntibeju
    ISBN 978-953-51-0833-7,
    136 pages, November, 2012
    Diabetes mellitus is a complex, progressive disease, which is accompanied by multiple complications. It is a metabolic disorder of the endocrine system and listed among the most common disorders in both developed and developing countries. It has a gl ...
  • Open Questions in Cosmology
    Open Questions in Cosmology
    Edited by Gonzalo J. Olmo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0880-1,
    342 pages, November, 2012
    In the last years we have witnessed how the field of Cosmology has experienced a metamorphosis. From being essentially the search for three numbers (the expansion rate, the deceleration parameter, and the cosmological constant), it has become a preci ...