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  • Management of Hazardous Wastes
    Management of Hazardous Wastes NEW
    Early Online Release
    Editor Hosam El-Din M. Saleh and Rehab O. Abdel Rahman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2617-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2616-4,
    184 pages, October, 2016
    Rapid trend of industry and high technological progress are the main sources of the accumulation of hazardous wastes. Recently, nuclear applications have been rapidly developed, and several nuclear power plants have been started to work throughout th ...
  • Ischemic Stroke - Updates
    Ischemic Stroke - Updates NEW
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    Editor Bernhard Schaller
    ISBN 978-953-51-2713-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2712-3,
    268 pages, October, 2016
    This book covers all aspects and the most vibrant topics of ischemic stroke research: from basic sciences to latest methods of clinical applications. The authors give an overview of what has importance today in stroke research and also strike future ...
  • Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis ...
    Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis ... NEW
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    Editor Dongbin Lee, Tim Burg and Christos Volos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2715-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2714-7,
    362 pages, October, 2016
    The book consists mainly of two parts: Chapter 1 - Chapter 7 and Chapter 8 - Chapter 14. Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 treat design techniques based on linearization of nonlinear systems. An analysis of nonlinear system over quantum mechanics is discussed ...
  • Artificial Neural Networks - Models ...
    Artificial Neural Networks - Models  ... NEW
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    Editor Joao Luis G. Rosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2705-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2704-8,
    412 pages, October, 2016
    The idea of simulating the brain was the goal of many pioneering works in Artificial Intelligence. The brain has been seen as a neural network, or a set of nodes, or neurons, connected by communication lines. Currently, there has been increasing inte ...
  • Grape and Wine Biotechnology
    Grape and Wine Biotechnology NEW
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    Editor Antonio Morata and Iris Loira
    ISBN 978-953-51-2693-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2692-8,
    468 pages, October, 2016
    Grape and Wine Biotechnology is a collective volume divided into 21 chapters focused on recent advances in vine pathology and pests, molecular tools to control them, genetic engineering and functional analysis, wine biotechnology including molecular ...
  • New Challenges in Seed Biology - Bas ...
    New Challenges in Seed Biology - Bas ... NEW
    Editor Susana Araujo and Alma Balestrazzi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2659-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2658-4,
    210 pages, October, 2016
    New Challenges in Seed Biology - Basic and Translational Research Driving Seed Technology combines different aspects of basic and translational research in seed biology. A collection of eight chapters written by seed biology experts from the field of ...
  • Automation and Control Trends
    Automation and Control Trends NEW
    Editor Pedro Ponce, Arturo Molina Gutierrez and Luis M. Ibarra
    ISBN 978-953-51-2671-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2670-6,
    200 pages, October, 2016
    This book is an overview of the different paths automation and control engineering have taken lately, from a modern point of view. Built up with example chapters, this book provides some insight into the use of artificial intelligence and control the ...
  • Restricted Growth - Clinical, Geneti ...
    Restricted Growth - Clinical, Geneti ... NEW
    Editor Maria del Carmen Cardenas- Aguayo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2695-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2694-2,
    172 pages, October, 2016
    Restricted growth conditions are a group of genetic disorders with primary effect on growth (short stature); it is very heterogeneous and comprises two important categories: skeletal dysplasia and different genetic syndromes with primary effect on gr ...