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  • Heat Transfer Phenomena and Applications
    Heat Transfer Phenomena and Applications
    Edited by Salim N. Kazi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0815-3,
    382 pages, October, 2012
    Heat transfer calculations in different aspects of engineering applications are essential to aid engineering design of heat exchanging equipment. Minimizing of computational time is a challenging task faced by researchers and users. Methodology of ca ...
  • Chromatography - The Most Versatile Method of Chemical Analysis
    Chromatography - The Most Versatile Method of Chemical Analysis
    Edited by Leonardo de Azevedo Calderon
    ISBN 978-953-51-0813-9,
    438 pages, October, 2012
    Nowadays, Chromatography is the most versatile and widespread technique employed in modern chemical analysis and plays a vital role in the advancement of chemistry, biology, medicine and related fields of research. Because of the inherent simplicity ...
  • Plasmonics - Principles and Applications
    Plasmonics - Principles and Applications
    Edited by Ki Young Kim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0797-2,
    558 pages, October, 2012
    The title of this book, Plasmonics: Principles and Applications, encompasses theory, technical issues, and practical applications which are of interest for diverse classes of the plasmonics. The book is a collection of the contemporary researches a ...
  • Resource Management for Sustainable Agriculture
    Resource Management for Sustainable Agriculture
    Edited by Vikas Abrol and Peeyush Sharma
    ISBN 978-953-51-0808-5,
    306 pages, October, 2012
    In this book, papers pertaining to resource management for sustainable agricultural development are presented in four parts divided into ten chapters. Part I discusses the usage of water and waste management for sustainable agricultural development i ...
  • Addictions - From Pathophysiology to Treatment
    Addictions - From Pathophysiology to Treatment
    Edited by David Belin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0783-5,
    498 pages, October, 2012
    Addiction, increasingly perceived as a heterogeneous brain disorder, is one of the most peculiar psychiatric pathologies in that its management involves various, often non-overlapping, resources from the biological, psychological, medical, economical ...
  • Genetic Programming - New Approaches and Successful Applications
    Genetic Programming - New Approaches and Successful Applications
    Edited by Sebastian Ventura
    ISBN 978-953-51-0809-2,
    298 pages, October, 2012
    Genetic programming (GP) is a branch of Evolutionary Computing that aims the automatic discovery of programs to solve a given problem. Since its appearance, in the earliest nineties, GP has become one of the most promising paradigms for solving probl ...
  • Decision Support Systems
    Decision Support Systems
    Edited by Chiang Jao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0799-6,
    282 pages, October, 2012
    Pacing through second decade of the 21th century, more computer users are widely adopting technology-based tools and information-enriched databases to focus on supporting managerial decision making, reducing preventable faults and improving outcome f ...
  • Evolving Trends in Urology
    Evolving Trends in Urology
    Edited by Sashi S. Kommu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0811-5,
    88 pages, October, 2012
    Urology is currently the most rapidly expanding surgical superspecialty. The reason for this exponential propulsion of this field, especially over the last two decades, is the dual role of scientific breakthroughs and the successful coupling of engin ...