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  • New Features on Magnesium Alloys
    New Features on Magnesium Alloys
    Editor Waldemar Alfredo Monteiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-0668-5,
    186 pages, July, 2012
    Magnesium alloys have been attractive to designers due to their low density (two thirds that of aluminium), the sixth most abundant on earth, is ductile and the most machinable of all the metals. This has been a major factor in the widespread use of ...
  • Linear Algebra - Theorems and Applications
    Linear Algebra - Theorems and Applications
    Editor Hassan Abid Yasser
    ISBN 978-953-51-0669-2,
    262 pages, July, 2012
    Linear algebra occupies a central place in modern mathematics. Also, it is a beautiful and mature field of mathematics, and mathematicians have developed highly effective methods for solving its problems. It is a subject well worth studying for its o ...
  • Child Abuse and Neglect - A Multidimensional Approach
    Child Abuse and Neglect - A Multidimensional Approach
    Editor Alexander Muela
    ISBN 978-953-51-0671-5,
    194 pages, July, 2012
    Child maltreatment constitutes a social problem that affects all societies of the world. A recent study by the World Health Organisation points out that millions of children suffer some form of maltreatment and require medical and social attention. T ...
  • Molecular Regulation of Endocytosis
    Molecular Regulation of Endocytosis
    Editor Brian Ceresa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0662-3,
    466 pages, July, 2012
    Molecular Regulation of Endocytosis is a compilation of scientific "short stories" about the entry of external substances into cells. As one can see from the chapters, endocytosis regulates diverse processes such as homeostasis of the cell, signal tr ...
  • Advances in Cognitive Radio Systems
    Advances in Cognitive Radio Systems
    Editor Cheng-Xiang Wang and Joseph Mitola III
    ISBN 978-953-51-0666-1,
    156 pages, July, 2012
    Cognitive radio technologies are forms of wireless communication with many and varied applications. The contributions in this book will benefit researchers and engineers as they offer cutting-edge knowledge in the field. Subjects include uses of wide ...
  • Iron Metabolism
    Iron Metabolism
    Editor Sarika Arora
    ISBN 978-953-51-0605-0,
    194 pages, June, 2012
    Iron has various functions in the body, including the metabolism of oxygen in a variety of biochemical processes. Iron, as either heme or in its "nonheme" form, plays an important role in key reactions of DNA synthesis and energy production. Howeve ...
  • Globalization and Responsibility
    Globalization and Responsibility
    Editor Zlatan Delic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0655-5,
    176 pages, June, 2012
    The book "Globalization and Responsibility" consists of 8 chapters. The chapters in the book offer a decentered and dynamic terminology. They show that globalization consists of not only an objective process, but also of a lot of statements that defi ...
  • Effects of Antidepressants
    Effects of Antidepressants
    Editor Ru-Band Lu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0663-0,
    206 pages, June, 2012
    Over the last fifty years, many studies of psychiatric medication have been carried out on the basis of psychopharmacology. At the beginning, researchers and clinicians found the unexpected effectiveness of some medications with therapeutic effects i ...