Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,855 books.

  • Noble Metals
    Noble Metals
    Edited by Yen-Hsun Su
    ISBN 978-953-307-898-4,
    426 pages, February, 2012
    This book provides a broad spectrum of insights into the optical principle, resource, fabrication, nanoscience, and nanotechnology of noble metal. It also looks at the advanced implementation of noble metal in the field of nanoscale materials, cataly ...
  • An Introduction to the Study of Mineralogy
    An Introduction to the Study of Mineralogy
    Edited by Cumhur Aydinalp
    ISBN 978-953-307-896-0,
    156 pages, February, 2012
    An Introduction to the Study of Mineralogy is a collection of papers that can be easily understood by a wide variety of readers, whether they wish to use it in their work, or simply to extend their knowledge. It is unique in that it presents a broad ...
  • Bioethanol
    Bioethanol
    Edited by Marco Aurelio Pinheiro Lima and Alexandra Pardo Policastro Natalense
    ISBN 978-953-51-0008-9,
    302 pages, February, 2012
    Recent studies have shown strong evidence of human activity impact on the climate of the planet. Higher temperatures and intensification of extreme weather events such as hurricanes are among the consequences. This scenario opens up several possibili ...
  • Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy - Current Applications in Clinical Practice
    Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy - Current Applications in Clinical Practice
    Edited by Oliver F. Bathe
    ISBN 978-953-307-994-3,
    268 pages, February, 2012
    The most significant advances in cancer therapy in recent years have involved the development of systemic therapeutics. With improvements in response rates in solid tumors, opportunities have arisen to enhance the effectiveness of surgery. Administra ...
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
    Intravascular Ultrasound
    Edited by Yasuhiro Honda
    ISBN 978-953-307-900-4,
    218 pages, February, 2012
    Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) is a cardiovascular imaging technology using a specially designed catheter with a miniaturized ultrasound probe for the assessment of vascular anatomy with detailed visualization of arterial layers. Over the past two d ...
  • Emergency Management
    Emergency Management
    Edited by Burak Eksioglu
    ISBN 978-953-307-989-9,
    102 pages, January, 2012
    After the large-scale disasters that we have witnessed in the recent past, it has become apparent that complex and coordinated emergency management systems are required for efficient and effective relief efforts. Such management systems can only be d ...
  • Recent Trend in Electrochemical Science and Technology
    Recent Trend in Electrochemical Science and Technology
    Edited by Ujjal Kumar Sur
    ISBN 978-953-307-830-4,
    316 pages, January, 2012
    This book titled "Recent Trend in Electrochemical Science and Technology" contains a selection of chapters focused on advanced methods used in the research area of electrochemical science and technologies; descriptions of electrochemical systems; pro ...
  • Earthquake Research and Analysis - New Frontiers in Seismology
    Earthquake Research and Analysis - New Frontiers in Seismology
    Edited by Sebastiano D'Amico
    ISBN 978-953-307-840-3,
    392 pages, January, 2012
    The study of earthquakes combines science, technology and expertise in infrastructure and engineering in an effort to minimize human and material losses when their occurrence is inevitable. This book is devoted to various aspects of earthquake resear ...