InTech Books

  • Laparoscopy - An Interdisciplinary Approach
    Laparoscopy - An Interdisciplinary Approach
    Editor Ivo Meinhold-Heerlein
    ISBN 978-953-307-299-9
    146 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 17757 times.
    Over the last decades an enormous amount of technical advances was achieved in the field of laparoscopy. Many surgeons with surgical, urological, or gynaecological background have contributed to the improvement of this surgical approach which today h ...
  • Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects
    Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects
    Editor Juan Blanco and Houshang Kheradmand
    ISBN 978-953-307-419-1
    534 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 78610 times.
    This book offers an interdisciplinary view of the biophysical issues related to climate change. Climate change is a phenomenon by which the long-term averages of weather events (i.e. temperature, precipitation, wind speed, etc.) that define the clima ...
  • Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Biomedical Applications
    Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Biomedical Applications
    Editor Hannu Olkkonen
    ISBN 978-953-307-654-6
    378 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 56731 times.
    The discrete wavelet transform (DWT) algorithms have a firm position in processing of signals in several areas of research and industry. As DWT provides both octave-scale frequency and spatial timing of the analyzed signal, it is constantly used to ...
  • Supply Chain Management - Applications and Simulations
    Supply Chain Management - Applications and Simulations
    Editor Mamun Habib
    ISBN 978-953-307-250-0
    264 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 43103 times.
    Supply Chain Management (SCM) has been widely researched in numerous application domains during the last decade. Despite the popularity of SCM research and applications, considerable confusion remains as to its meaning. There are several attempts mad ...
  • Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer
    Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer
    Editor Nikolay Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-307-668-3
    240 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 43836 times.
    Liposuction is the first cosmetic procedure to change beutification surgery from open extensive excision surgery into a more atraumatic closed one. It gave rise to the modern understanding of minimally scarring and minimally invasive surgery and chan ...
  • Sonar Systems
    Sonar Systems
    Editor N. Z. Kolev
    ISBN 978-953-307-345-3
    334 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 74060 times.
    The book is an edited collection of research articles covering the current state of sonar systems, the signal processing methods and their applications prepared by experts in the field. The first section is dedicated to the theory and applications of ...
  • Different Views of Anxiety Disorders
    Different Views of Anxiety Disorders
    Editor Salih Selek
    ISBN 978-953-307-560-0
    380 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 61585 times.
    Anxiety, whether an illness or emotion, is a term with historical roots even in the Bible, but it was not popular until the modern age. Today, we can group, diagnose and treat several anxiety disorders to an extent, but the assessment of symptoms and ...
  • Special Issues on Magnesium Alloys
    Special Issues on Magnesium Alloys
    Editor Waldemar A. Monteiro
    ISBN 978-953-307-391-0
    136 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 14073 times.
    Magnesium is the lightest of all the metals and the sixth most abundant on Earth. Magnesium is ductile and the most machinable of all the metals. Magnesium alloy developments have traditionally been driven by requirements for lightweight materials to ...