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  • Advances in Carbon Nanostructures
    Advances in Carbon Nanostructures
    Edited by Adrian M.T. Silva and Sonia A.C. Carabineiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-2643-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2642-3,
    254 pages, October, 2016
    Carbon atoms have the amazing ability to bond in remarkable different manners that can assume distinct astonishing dimensional arrangements from which absolutely diverse and interesting nanostructured carbon materials are obtained. This book aims to ...
  • Modeling and Simulation for Electric Vehicle Applications
    Modeling and Simulation for Electric Vehicle Applications
    Edited by Mohamed Amine Fakhfakh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2637-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2636-2,
    184 pages, October, 2016
    The book presents interesting topics from the area of modeling and simulation of electric vehicles application. The results presented by the authors of the book chapters are very interesting and inspiring. The book will familiarize the readers with t ...
  • High Performance Concrete Technology and Applications
    High Performance Concrete Technology and Applications
    Edited by Salih Yilmaz and Hayri Baytan Ozmen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2651-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2650-8,
    212 pages, October, 2016
    Concrete is widely used because of its versatility, affordability, and availability of raw materials, strength, and durability. Urban development that took place through the world in the last few decades yielded significant developments for concrete ...
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Modern World
    Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Modern World
    Edited by Heimo Mikkola
    ISBN 978-953-51-2687-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2686-7,
    212 pages, September, 2016
    This book has nine chapters on Aquaculture Wetland Ecosystem Services Approach and Climate Change Adaptation, which explain how different aquaculture systems could maximize the benefits that society receives from both aquaculture production and the e ...
  • Recent Advances in Organocatalysis
    Recent Advances in Organocatalysis
    Edited by Iyad Karame and Hassan Srour
    ISBN 978-953-51-2673-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2672-0,
    190 pages, September, 2016
    Organocatalysis has recently attracted enormous attention as green and sustainable catalysis. It was realized as a fundamental field providing wide families of catalysts for important organic transformations. It will certainly develop in the future. ...
  • Printed Electronics - Current Trends and Applications
    Printed Electronics - Current Trends and Applications
    Edited by Ilgu Yun
    ISBN 978-953-51-2527-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2301-9,
    146 pages, September, 2016
    This book contains a collection of latest research developments on the printed electronics from the material-related various processes to the interdisciplinary device applications. It is a promising new research area that has received a lot of highli ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Leading-edge Diagnostic Procedures and Treatments
    Prostate Cancer - Leading-edge Diagnostic Procedures and Treatments
    Edited by Ravinder Mohan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2645-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2644-7,
    256 pages, September, 2016
    Prostate cancer is diagnosed commonly in the course of general health screening. Very often it is difficult to tell whether the cancer will be aggressive and lethal or will be so slow growing that it will not affect the patient's survival. Treatment ...
  • Recent Advances in Robotic Systems
    Recent Advances in Robotic Systems
    Edited by Guanghui Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2571-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2570-9,
    292 pages, September, 2016
    This book brings together some recent advances and development in robotics. In 12 chapters, written by experts and researchers in respective fields, the book presents some up-to-date research ideas and findings in a wide range of robotics, including ...