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  • Applications of Self-Organizing Maps
    Applications of Self-Organizing Maps
    Edited by Magnus Johnsson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0862-7,
    298 pages, November, 2012
    The self-organizing map, first described by the Finnish scientist Teuvo Kohonen, can by applied to a wide range of fields. This book is about such applications, i.e. how the original self-organizing map as well as variants and extensions of it can be ...
  • Steroids - From Physiology to Clinical Medicine
    Steroids - From Physiology to Clinical Medicine
    Edited by Sergej M. Ostojic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0857-3,
    211 pages, November, 2012
    Steroids - From Physiology to Clinical Medicine covers contemporary basic science on steroids research, along with steroids practical application in clinical medicine. We start by describing physiological and pathophysiological roles of steroids, wit ...
  • Liver Biopsy - Indications, Procedures, Results
    Liver Biopsy - Indications, Procedures, Results
    Edited by Nobumi Tagaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-0853-5,
    300 pages, November, 2012
    Liver biopsy is a procedure that involves obtaining a small piece of liver tissue, which is then analyzed in the laboratory. Liver biopsy may be used to evaluate a mass seen on images, diagnose unexplained liver diseases or abnormal liver function te ...
  • Developments in Electrochemistry
    Developments in Electrochemistry
    Edited by Jang H. Chun
    ISBN 978-953-51-0851-1,
    132 pages, November, 2012
    The book "Developments in Electrochemistry" contains five feature articles in recent advanced electrochemistry. These selected feature articles emphasize physical phenomena rather than mathematical formalisms of electrochemistry. The topics represent ...
  • Research on Soil Erosion
    Research on Soil Erosion
    Edited by Danilo Godone, Silvia Stanchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0839-9,
    200 pages, November, 2012
    Soil loss for erosion is a natural phenomenon in soil dynamics, influenced by climate, soil intrinsic properties, and morphology, that can both trigger and enhance the process. Anthropic activities, like inappropriate agricultural practices, deforest ...
  • Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Edited by Atef M.M. Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-0869-6,
    180 pages, November, 2012
    This small-sized book concentrates on highlighting some practical issues mainly related to infertility and assisted reproduction. You will find detailed answers for many controversial issues in this field.
  • Tsunami - Analysis of a Hazard - From Physical Interpretation to Human Impact
    Tsunami - Analysis of a Hazard - From Physical Interpretation to Human Impact
    Edited by Gloria I. Lopez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0865-8,
    268 pages, November, 2012
    This book, the third in the InTech Tsunami series, has been published in order to deepen efforts towards the understanding of tsunami dynamics that seems to be never enough. As the previous books in this series, "The Tsunami Threat - Research and Te ...
  • Carbohydrates - Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and Glycotechnology
    Carbohydrates - Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and Glycotechnology
    Edited by Chuan-Fa Chang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0864-1,
    570 pages, November, 2012
    It is my great honor and pleasure to introduce this comprehensive book to readers who are interested in carbohydrates. This book contains 23 excellent chapters written by experts from the fields of chemistry, glycobiology, microbiology, immunology, b ...