InTech Books

  • 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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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 ...
  • Some Critical Issues for Injection Molding
    Some Critical Issues for Injection Molding
    Editor Jian Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0297-7
    282 pages, March, 2012
    This book is composed of different chapters which are related to the subject of injection molding and written by leading international academic experts in the field. It contains introduction on polymer PVT measurements and two main application areas ...
  • Photodetectors
    Photodetectors
    Editor Sanka Gateva
    ISBN 978-953-51-0358-5
    470 pages, March, 2012
    In this book some recent advances in development of photodetectors and photodetection systems for specific applications are included. In the first section of the book nine different types of photodetectors and their characteristics are presented. Nex ...