InTech Open Access Books

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  • Perspectives on Business and Management
    Perspectives on Business and Management
    Editor Vito Bobek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2183-1,
    122 pages, October, 2015
    With a more holistic view of the interrelationships between individuals, markets and the larger economy, leaders can make more informed decisions. Understanding past trends in light of today's particular challenges, a wider knowledge of economics als ...
  • Biomass Production and Uses
    Biomass Production and Uses
    Editor Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Leila Queiroz Zepka
    ISBN 978-953-51-2181-7,
    114 pages, October, 2015
    Biomass presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the possibilities for production and use of biomasses of agricultural and industrial importance. Issues related to environment, food, chemicals and energy present serious challenges to t ...
  • Optoelectronics - Materials and Devices
    Optoelectronics - Materials and Devices
    Editor Sergei L. Pyshkin and John Ballato
    ISBN 978-953-51-2174-9,
    494 pages, October, 2015
    Optoelectronics Materials and Devices follows the Optoelectronics Books II and III published in 2011 and 2013, as part of the InTech collection of international works on optoelectronics. Accordingly, as with the first two books of the collection, thi ...
  • Lipoproteins - From Bench to Bedside
    Lipoproteins - From Bench to Bedside
    Editor Gerhard Kostner and Indumathi Chennamesetty
    ISBN 978-953-51-2178-7,
    162 pages, October, 2015
    In mammalian blood plasma there exist some 6 major lipoprotein classes. Under physiological conditions lipoproteins are certainly beneficial as they transport nutrients and steroids to numerous organs for further metabolism. On the other hand, under ...
  • Precious Forests - Precious Earth
    Precious Forests - Precious Earth
    Editor Miodrag Zlatic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2175-6,
    286 pages, September, 2015
    Forests are the dominant terrestrial ecosystem of Earth. They are distributed across the globe. Forests account for 75% of the gross primary productivity of the Earth's biosphere, and contain 80% of the Earth's plant biomass. Human society and forest ...
  • Advances in Petrochemicals
    Advances in Petrochemicals
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-2176-3,
    150 pages, September, 2015
    The petrochemical industry is an important area in our pursuits for economic growth, employment generation, and basic needs. It is a huge field that encompasses many commercial petrochemical and polymer-enabled products. The book is designed to help ...
  • Phytochemicals - Isolation, Characterisation and Role in Human Health
    Phytochemicals - Isolation, Characterisation and Role in Human Health
    Editor A. Venket Rao and Leticia G. Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-2170-1,
    348 pages, September, 2015
    Global dietary recommendations emphasize the consumption of plant-based foods for the prevention and management of chronic diseases. Plants contain many biologically active compounds referred to as phytochemicals or functional ingredients. These comp ...
  • Biofuels - Status and Perspective
    Biofuels - Status and Perspective
    Editor Krzysztof Biernat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2177-0,
    580 pages, September, 2015
    The edited volume presents the progress of first and second generation biofuel production technology in selected countries. Possibility of producing alternative fuels containing biocomponents and selected research methods of biofuels exploitation cha ...