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  • Nuclear Power- Practical Aspects
    Nuclear Power- Practical Aspects
    Edited by Wael Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0778-1,
    246 pages, October, 2012
    The serious challenge facing the world today, in obtaining enough energy for growing population and in controlling the carbon emission caused by fossil fuel use, calls for nuclear energy as an alternative power source. This book presents research wor ...
  • New Approach of Indoor and Outdoor Localization Systems
    New Approach of Indoor and Outdoor Localization Systems
    Edited by Fouzia Boukour Elbahhar and Atika Rivenq
    ISBN 978-953-51-0775-0,
    272 pages, October, 2012
    Accurate determination of the mobile position constitutes the basis of many new applications. This book provides a detailed account of wireless systems for positioning, signal processing, radio localization techniques (Time Difference Of Arrival), pe ...
  • Cell-Free Protein Synthesis
    Cell-Free Protein Synthesis
    Edited by Manish Biyani
    ISBN 978-953-51-0803-0,
    144 pages, October, 2012
    The Nobel Prize in Medicine 1968 for interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis and in Chemistry 2009 for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome highlighted the ground-breaking experiment performed on May ...
  • Cell Interaction
    Cell Interaction
    Edited by Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0792-7,
    332 pages, October, 2012
    The book Cell Interaction focuses on various processes that occur within and outside the cells. Cell interactions are important for functioning of many organ systems: cell adhesion, tissue development, cellular communication, inflammation, tumor meta ...
  • Immunodeficiency
    Edited by Krassimir Metodiev
    ISBN 978-953-51-0791-0,
    402 pages, October, 2012
    This book reflects a major medical problem which is still under thorough studies. There is a number of clinical cases corresponding directly or indirectly to a certain alteration of the immune system, thus leading to various pathologic conditions. Th ...
  • Hydrogenation
    Edited by Iyad Karamé
    ISBN 978-953-51-0785-9,
    338 pages, October, 2012
    The domain of catalytic hydrogenation continues to grow fast, reflecting the wide range of chemical applications that can be enhanced by the easy use of molecular hydrogen. The advances in characterization techniques and their application have improv ...
  • Independent Component Analysis for Audio and Biosignal Applications
    Independent Component Analysis for Audio and Biosignal Applications
    Edited by Ganesh R Naik
    ISBN 978-953-51-0782-8,
    356 pages, October, 2012
    Independent Component Analysis (ICA) is a signal-processing method to extract independent sources given only observed data that are mixtures of the unknown sources. Recently, Blind Source Separation (BSS) by ICA has received considerable attention be ...
  • Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Edited by Alemayehu Gebremedhin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0912-9,
    174 pages, October, 2012
    “Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies” is a collection of six different chapters. The papers that are included in this book cover some specific areas within district heating, photovoltaic, bioenergy, wind energy, industrial energy auditing and ind ...