Open Access Books

Our collection of 344 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective
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    Edited by Hossein Khaleghi Bizaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2834-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2833-5,
    242 pages, December, 2016
    This book intends to provide highlights of the current research topics in the field of 5G and to offer a snapshot of the recent advances and major issues faced today by the researchers in the 5G physical layer perspective. Various aspects of 5G syste ...
  • Perusal of the Finite Element Method
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    Edited by Radostina Petrova
    ISBN 978-953-51-2820-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2819-9,
    274 pages, December, 2016
    The finite element method (FEM) is a numerical technique for finding approximate solutions to different numerical problems. The practical applications of FEM are known as finite element analysis (FEA). FEA is a good choice for analyzing problems over ...
  • Air Quality - Measurement and Modeling
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    Edited by Philip Sallis
    ISBN 978-953-51-2765-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2764-2,
    194 pages, December, 2016
    Addressing the matter of air quality in a collection of focused scientific topic chapters is timely as a contribution to the international discussion and challenges of global warming and climate change. This book engages with the debate by considerin ...
  • Virtual Learning
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    Edited by Dragan Cvetkovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2823-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2824-3,
    182 pages, December, 2016
    The first chapter provides an overview of the popular systems for distance learning. In the second chapter, a review of all major social and economic activities in order to improve the system of virtual learning is given. The third chapter deals with ...
  • Body Contouring and Sculpting
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    Edited by Nikolay P. Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-51-2830-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2829-8,
    234 pages, December, 2016
    Over the past decades, surgical techniques have greatly progressed to improve and correct appearance. They are artistic procedures to give the highly demanded proportions. The growing public interest in aesthetic and plastic surgery interventions suc ...
  • Schizophrenia Treatment - The New Facets
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    Edited by Yu-Chih Shen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2826-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2825-0,
    178 pages, December, 2016
    Schizophrenia treatment has many facets. This book begins with the glutamatergic and GABAergic hypofunctioning contribute to the schizophrenic symptoms and their current targeted therapeutics. The genetic, epigenetic, and immune etiologies of schizop ...
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction for Biomedical Applications
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    Edited by Ali Samadikuchaksaraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2796-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2795-6,
    182 pages, December, 2016
    Do you want to know the details that should be taken into consideration in order to have accurate conventional and real-time PCR results? If so, this book is for you. Polymerase Chain Reaction for Biomedical Applications is a collection of chapters f ...
  • Smart Cities Technologies
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    Edited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva and Rogerio Andrade Flauzino
    ISBN 978-953-51-2808-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2807-6,
    244 pages, December, 2016
    What are smart cities? What are their purposes? What are the impacts resulting from their implementations? With these questions in mind, this book is compiled with the primary concern of answering readers with different profiles; from those intereste ...