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  • Hydroponics - A Standard Methodology for Plant Biological Researches
    Hydroponics - A Standard Methodology for Plant Biological Researches
    Editor Toshiki Asao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0386-8
    254 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 86622 times.
    Hydroponics-A standard methodology for plant biological researches provides useful information on the requirements and techniques needs to be considered in order to grow crops successfully in hydroponics. The main focuses of this book are preparation ...
  • Sintering - Methods and Products
    Sintering - Methods and Products
    Editor Volodymyr Shatokha
    ISBN 978-953-51-0371-4
    326 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 48178 times.
    This book is addressed to a large and multidisciplinary audience of researchers and students dealing with or interested in sintering. Though commonly known as a method for production of objects from fines or powders, sintering is a very complex physi ...
  • Phytochemicals as Nutraceuticals - Global Approaches to Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Phytochemicals as Nutraceuticals - Global Approaches to Their Role in Nutrition and Health
    Editor Venketeshwer Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-0203-8
    288 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 54160 times.
    Phytochemicals are biologically active compounds present in plants used for food and medicine. A great deal of interest has been generated recently in the isolation, characterization and biological activity of these phytochemicals. This book is in re ...
  • Schizophrenia in the 21st Century
    Schizophrenia in the 21st Century
    Editor T.H.J. Burne
    ISBN 978-953-51-0315-8
    194 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 23391 times.
    Schizophrenia is a poorly understood but very disabling group of brain disorders. While hallucinations and delusions (positive symptoms of schizophrenia) feature prominently in diagnostic criteria, impairments of memory and attentional processing (co ...
  • Video Compression
    Video Compression
    Editor Amal Punchihewa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0422-3
    162 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 19788 times.
    Even though video compression has become a mature field, a lot of research is still ongoing. Indeed, as the quality of the compressed video for a given size or bit rate increases, so does users’ level of expectations and their intolerance to artefa ...
  • Selected Topics on Optical Amplifiers in Present Scenario
    Selected Topics on Optical Amplifiers in Present Scenario
    Editor Sisir Kumar Garai
    ISBN 978-953-51-0391-2
    186 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 15700 times.
    With the explosion of information traffic, the role of optics becomes very significant to fulfill the demand of super fast computing and data processing and the role of optical amplifier is indispensable in optical communication field. This book cov ...
  • Distillation - Advances from Modeling to Applications
    Distillation - Advances from Modeling to Applications
    Editor Sina Zereshki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0428-5
    294 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 79204 times.
    Distillation modeling and several applications mostly in food processing field are discussed under three sections in the present book. The provided modeling chapters aimed both the thermodynamic mathematical fundamentals and the simulation of distill ...
  • New Achievements in Geoscience
    New Achievements in Geoscience
    Editor Hwee-San Lim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0263-2
    222 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 28953 times.
    New Achievements in Geoscience is a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for academic researchers in geophysics, environmental science, earth science, natural resource managements and their related support fields. This book attempts to highlight issue ...