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  • Recent Advances in Novel Drug Carrier Systems
    Recent Advances in Novel Drug Carrier Systems
    Edited by Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0810-8,
    512 pages, October, 2012
    This contribution book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of novel drug delivery systems and their uses. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on ...
  • Energy Conservation
    Energy Conservation
    Edited by Azni Zain Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0829-0,
    250 pages, October, 2012
    This book covers the areas of fundamentals in energy conservation and its applications in selected industries. There are nine chapters in this book which have been written by leading experts in energy from all over the world. The topics range from en ...
  • Vascular Surgery - Principles and Practice
    Vascular Surgery - Principles and Practice
    Edited by Dai Yamanouchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0828-3,
    108 pages, October, 2012
    This book aims to provide a brief overview of conventional open vascular surgery, endovascular surgery and pre- and post-operative management of vascular patients. The collections of contributions from outstanding vascular surgeons and scientists fr ...
  • An Overview of Heat Transfer Phenomena
    An Overview of Heat Transfer Phenomena
    Edited by Salim N. Kazi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0827-6,
    538 pages, October, 2012
    In the wake of energy crisis due to rapid growth of industries, urbanization, transportation, and human habit, the efficient transfer of heat could play a vital role in energy saving. Industries, household requirements, offices, transportation are al ...
  • Small-Scale Energy Harvesting
    Small-Scale Energy Harvesting
    Edited by Mickael Lallart
    ISBN 978-953-51-0826-9,
    358 pages, October, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to provide an up-to-date view of latest research advances in the design of efficient small-scale energy harvesters through contributions of internationally recognized researchers. The book covers the physics of the energy ...
  • New Technologies in the Oil and Gas Industry
    New Technologies in the Oil and Gas Industry
    Edited by Jorge Salgado Gomes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0825-2,
    236 pages, October, 2012
    Oil and gas are the most important non-renewable sources of energy. Exploring, producing and managing these resources in compliance with HSE standards are challenging tasks. New technologies, workflows and procedures have to be implemented.This book ...
  • Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Edited by Sreenath Borra Gupta
    ISBN 978-953-51-0820-7,
    316 pages, October, 2012
    Natural gas has traditionally been used as a feedstock for the chemical industry, and as a fuel for process and space heating. Recent advances in exploration, drilling techniques and hydraulic fracturing have made it possible for natural gas to becom ...
  • The Complex World of Polysaccharides
    The Complex World of Polysaccharides
    Edited by Desiree Nedra Karunaratne
    ISBN 978-953-51-0819-1,
    648 pages, October, 2012
    The complex world of polysaccharides is a compilation of the characteristics of a variety of polysaccharides from plants, animals and microorganisms. The diversity of these polysaccharides arises from the structural variations and the monosaccharide ...