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  • Microwave Systems and Applications
    Microwave Systems and Applications NEW
    Early Online Release
    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
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    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 ...
  • Livestock Science
    Livestock Science NEW
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    Edited by Selim Sekkin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2864-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2863-2,
    160 pages, January, 2017
    There has been a great increase in the consumption of animal products. The intention of agricultural activities is to provide safety and adequate food by respecting the environment. Although many questions are being raised concerning the sustainabili ...
  • Biological Activities and Application of Marine Polysaccharides
    Biological Activities and Application of Marine Polysaccharides NEW
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    Edited by Emad A. Shalaby
    ISBN 978-953-51-2860-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2859-5,
    326 pages, January, 2017
    Marine organisms have been under research for the last decades as a source for different active compounds with various biological activities and application in agriculture, pharmacy, medicine, environment, and industries. Marine polysaccharides from ...
  • Study of Grain Boundary Character
    Study of Grain Boundary Character NEW
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    Edited by Tomasz Tanski and Wojciech Borek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2862-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2861-8,
    182 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains eight chapters with original and innovative research studies in the field of grain boundaries. The results presented in the chapters of this book are very interesting and inspiring. This book will be very valuable to all researcher ...
  • Bioethics - Medical, Ethical and Legal Perspectives
    Bioethics - Medical, Ethical and Legal Perspectives NEW
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    Edited by Peter A. Clark
    ISBN 978-953-51-2848-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2847-2,
    236 pages, December, 2016
    The main strength of this book is that it examines the challenges facing the field of Bioethics today from medical, ethical and legal perspectives. A critical exchange of ideas from professionals in interdisciplinary fields allows everyone to learn a ...
  • Functionalized Nanomaterials
    Functionalized Nanomaterials NEW
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    Edited by Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2856-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2855-7,
    172 pages, December, 2016
    Generally the nanometer scale covers from 1 to 100 nm while discussing the nanomaterials. Nanomaterials have very high potency and emerge with large applications piercing through all the discipline of knowledge, leading to industrial and technologica ...
  • Operations Research - the Art of Making Good Decisions
    Operations Research - the Art of Making Good Decisions NEW
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    Edited by Kuodi Jian
    ISBN 978-953-51-2818-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2817-5,
    140 pages, December, 2016
    This book is dedicated to operations research of broad applications, such as improving informational bases of performance measurement with grey relational analysis, application of lean methodologies in a neurosurgery high dependency unit, iteration a ...