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  • Urban Transport Systems
    Urban Transport Systems NEW
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    Edited by Hamid Yaghoubi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2874-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2873-1,
    238 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains a collection of latest research developments on the urban transportation systems. It describes rail transit systems, subways, bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, taxicabs, automobiles, etc. This book also studies the technical paramet ...
  • Energy Efficient Buildings
    Energy Efficient Buildings NEW
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    Edited by Eng Hwa Yap
    ISBN 978-953-51-2876-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2875-5,
    212 pages, January, 2017
    This book discusses energy efficient buildings and the role they play in our efforts to address climate change, energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by considering buildings and the construction sector's unique position along a critical pa ...
  • Water Quality
    Water Quality NEW
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    Edited by Hlanganani Tutu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2882-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2881-6,
    426 pages, January, 2017
    As concerns increase over the scarcity of water resources and the role of anthropogenic activities, water quality is evermore important. Activities ranging from agriculture to mining have had a bearing on the quality of water that they impact. Severa ...
  • Fertility-oriented Female Reproductive Surgery
    Fertility-oriented Female Reproductive Surgery NEW
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    Edited by Atef Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-2878-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2877-9,
    144 pages, January, 2017
    In modern practice, the role of female reproductive surgery is declining apparently due to the widespread availability of assisted reproductive technology as an attractive option for infertile couples. To be more precise, prevention of female inferti ...
  • E-Business - State of the Art of ICT Based Challenges and Solutions
    E-Business - State of the Art of ICT Based Challenges and Solutions NEW
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    Edited by Dragan Perakovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2884-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2883-0,
    106 pages, January, 2017
    In this book, authors provide latest results of scientific research projects within the area of e-business: Challenges of Information and Communication Technology Usage in E-business Systems; A Proposal for Brand Analysis with Opinion Mining; Custom ...
  • Manifolds - Current Research Areas
    Manifolds - Current Research Areas NEW
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    Edited by Paul Bracken
    ISBN 978-953-51-2872-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2871-7,
    158 pages, January, 2017
    Differential geometry is a very active field of research and has many applications to areas such as physics and gravity, for example. The papers in this book cover a number of subjects which will be of interest to workers in these areas. It is hoped ...
  • Microwave Systems and Applications
    Microwave Systems and Applications NEW
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    Edited by Sotirios K. Goudos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2868-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2867-0,
    432 pages, January, 2017
    Microwave systems are key components of every modern wireless communication system. The main objective of this book was to collect as many different state-of-the-art studies as possible in order to cover in a single volume the main aspects of microwa ...
  • Umbilical Cord Blood Banking for Clinical Application and Regenerative Medicine
    Umbilical Cord Blood Banking for Clinical Application and Regenerative Medicine NEW
    Edited by Ana Colette Mauricio
    ISBN 978-953-51-2866-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2865-6,
    256 pages, January, 2017
    Umbilical cord blood (UCB) and, more recently, umbilical cord tissue (UCT) have been stored cryopreserved in private and public cord blood and tissue banks worldwide, since the umbilical cord blood was used for the first time in a child with Fanconi ...