InTech Books

  • Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Editor Nils-Axel Morner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1643-1
    204 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 370 times.
    Chronology is the backbone of history, and there is a wise saying stating there is no history without a chronology. Earths evolutionary history is built up by geochronology, i.e. time benchmarks upon which the geological history is built up step by s ...
  • Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Editor Riccardo Notarpietro, Fabio Dovis, Giorgiana De Franceschi and Marcio Aquino
    ISBN 978-953-51-1642-4
    236 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 767 times.
    TRANSMIT (Training Research and Applications Network to Support the Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats) is an initiative funded by the European Commission through a Marie Curie Initial Training Network. It provided a coordinated program of academic an ...
  • Epilepsy Topics
    Epilepsy Topics
    Editor Mark D. Holmes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1630-1
    270 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 843 times.
    An international group of recognised experts has contributed to this volume to discuss a variety of topics on epilepsy. The subject matter is diverse, including new concepts in brain circuitry involved in seizure generation, a discussion on reflex ep ...
  • COPD Clinical Perspectives
    COPD Clinical Perspectives
    Editor Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1624-0
    206 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 635 times.
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly recognized cause of morbidity and mortality. Over the next 10 years, deaths due to COPD are expected to increase by 30% and, by 2030, COPD is estimated to be the third leading cause of ...
  • Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract: from Bench to Bedside
    Editor Gyula Mozsik, Omar M. E. Abdel- Salam and Koji Takeuchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1631-8
    320 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 657 times.
    The capsaicin, a component of paprika, has been used in the culinary practice of every day nutritional practice. This agent is known to cause a variety of actions in the body through activating capsaicin-sensitive afferent neurons. A recently launc ...
  • Pain and Treatment
    Pain and Treatment
    Editor Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe
    ISBN 978-953-51-1629-5
    342 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1329 times.
    This new edition reflects the evolution of the field including new topics for historical relevance regarding the changing attitudes towards opioid prescription and use. The book points out that the realization of liberalizing use is almost uncontrol ...
  • Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Editor Chin-Tsan Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1627-1
    96 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 441 times.
    Faced with the upcoming serious deficiency of energy, food and water, along with inevitable environmental pollution, much related research has been on the upsurge because Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) seem to be one of the solutions to these concerns i ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Editor Craig S. Atwood and Sivan Vadakkadath Meethal
    ISBN 978-953-51-1590-8
    240 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 603 times.
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize treatment options for a range of diseases and conditions. This book presents recent advances in our understanding of the biological mechanisms of stem cell self-renewal, reprograming and rege ...