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  • Immunodeficiency
    Edited by Krassimir Metodiev
    ISBN 978-953-51-0791-0,
    402 pages, October, 2012
    This book reflects a major medical problem which is still under thorough studies. There is a number of clinical cases corresponding directly or indirectly to a certain alteration of the immune system, thus leading to various pathologic conditions. Th ...
  • Hydrogenation
    Edited by Iyad Karamé
    ISBN 978-953-51-0785-9,
    338 pages, October, 2012
    The domain of catalytic hydrogenation continues to grow fast, reflecting the wide range of chemical applications that can be enhanced by the easy use of molecular hydrogen. The advances in characterization techniques and their application have improv ...
  • Independent Component Analysis for Audio and Biosignal Applications
    Independent Component Analysis for Audio and Biosignal Applications
    Edited by Ganesh R Naik
    ISBN 978-953-51-0782-8,
    356 pages, October, 2012
    Independent Component Analysis (ICA) is a signal-processing method to extract independent sources given only observed data that are mixtures of the unknown sources. Recently, Blind Source Separation (BSS) by ICA has received considerable attention be ...
  • Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Edited by Alemayehu Gebremedhin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0912-9,
    174 pages, October, 2012
    “Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies” is a collection of six different chapters. The papers that are included in this book cover some specific areas within district heating, photovoltaic, bioenergy, wind energy, industrial energy auditing and ind ...
  • Optical Communication
    Optical Communication
    Edited by Narottam Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-0784-2,
    450 pages, October, 2012
    Optical communication is very much useful in telecommunication systems, data processing and networking. It consists of a transmitter that encodes a message into an optical signal, a channel that carries the signal to its desired destination, and a re ...
  • Antioxidant Enzyme
    Antioxidant Enzyme
    Edited by Mohammed Amr El-Missiry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0789-7,
    410 pages, October, 2012
    Free radicals are constantly formed in living cells and removed by antioxidant defenses. Antioxidant enzymes are the main line of defense against free radicals in animal and plant cells. Uncontrolled generation ROS are involved in a number of human d ...
  • Performance Evaluation of Bearings
    Performance Evaluation of Bearings
    Edited by Rakesh Sehgal
    ISBN 978-953-51-0786-6,
    248 pages, October, 2012
    Bearings (both plain and rolling element) are used as important supporting elements for locating rotating components and confining their motion in desired direction. In order to ensure their operational reliability and desired life, these need to be ...
  • Ultra Wideband - Current Status and Future Trends
    Ultra Wideband - Current Status and Future Trends
    Edited by Mohammad Abdul Matin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0781-1,
    370 pages, October, 2012
    Ultra wideband (UWB) has advanced and merged as a technology, and many more people are aware of the potential for this exciting technology. The current UWB field is changing rapidly with new techniques and ideas where several issues are involved in d ...