InTech Books

  • Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives
    Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives
    Editor Sanda Renko
    ISBN 978-953-307-633-1
    770 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 99039 times.
    Over the past few decades the rapid spread of information and knowledge, the increasing expectations of customers and stakeholders, intensified competition, and searching for superior performance and low costs at the same time have made supply chain ...
  • On Biomimetics
    On Biomimetics
    Editor Assoc. Lilyana D. Pramatarova
    ISBN 978-953-307-271-5
    642 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 84162 times.
    Bio-mimicry is fundamental idea "How to mimic the Nature" by various methodologies as well as new ideas or suggestions on the creation of novel materials and functions. This book comprises seven sections on various perspectives of bio-mimicry in our ...
  • Advanced Topics in Environmental Health and Air Pollution Case Studies
    Advanced Topics in Environmental Health and Air Pollution Case Studies
    Editor Anca Maria Moldoveanu
    ISBN 978-953-307-525-9
    470 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 58553 times.
    The book describes the effects of air pollutants, from the indoor and outdoor spaces, on the human physiology. Air pollutants can influence inflammation biomarkers, can influence the pathogenesis of chronic cough, can influence reactive oxygen specie ...
  • Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis, Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes and its Complications
    Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis, Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes and its Complications
    Editor Mark B. Zimering, MD, PhD
    ISBN 978-953-307-597-6
    442 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 71964 times.
    Type 2 diabetes "mellitus" affects nearly 120 million persons worldwide- and according to the World Health Organization this number is expected to double by the year 2030. Owing to a rapidly increasing disease prevalence, the medical, social and econ ...
  • Genetics and Etiology of Down Syndrome
    Genetics and Etiology of Down Syndrome
    Editor Subrata Dey
    ISBN 978-953-307-631-7
    328 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 72984 times.
    This book provides a concise yet comprehensive source of current information on Down syndrome. Research workers, scientists, medical graduates and paediatricians will find it an excellent source for reference and review. This book has been divided in ...
  • Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Editor Ágnes Szirmai
    ISBN 978-953-307-254-8
    292 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 77387 times.
    Anxiety disorders are one of the most common psychiatric disorders worldwide and many aspects of anxiety can be observed. Anxious patients often consult primary care physicians for their treatment, but in most cases they do not accept the diagnosis o ...
  • Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Algorithms and Applications
    Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Algorithms and Applications
    Editor Hannu Olkkonen
    ISBN 978-953-307-482-5
    296 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 78173 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 ...
  • Biomedical Engineering - From Theory to Applications
    Biomedical Engineering - From Theory to Applications
    Editor Reza Fazel-Rezai
    ISBN 978-953-307-637-9
    486 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 113823 times.
    In all different areas in biomedical engineering, the ultimate objectives in research and education are to improve the quality life, reduce the impact of disease on the everyday life of individuals, and provide an appropriate infrastructure to promot ...