InTech Books

  • Advances in Ceramics - Characterization, Raw Materials, Processing, Properties, Degradation and Healing
    Advances in Ceramics - Characterization, Raw Materials, Processing, Properties, Degradation and Healing
    Editor Costas Sikalidis
    ISBN 978-953-307-504-4
    382 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 65304 times.
    The current book consists of eighteen chapters divided into three sections. Section I includes nine topics in characterization techniques and evaluation of advanced ceramics dealing with newly developed photothermal, ultrasonic and ion spattering tec ...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Role of Genetics in Diagnosis and Treatment
    Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Role of Genetics in Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor Stephen Deutsch
    ISBN 978-953-307-495-5
    210 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 25131 times.
    Estimated prevalence rates of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) have increased at an alarming rate over the past decade; current estimates stand as high as 1 in 110 persons in the population with a higher ratio of affected males to females. In additi ...
  • New Knowledge in a New Era of Globalization
    New Knowledge in a New Era of Globalization
    Editor Piotr Pachura
    ISBN 978-953-307-501-3
    366 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 107482 times.
    To better understand the contemporary world, the world of innovation and technology, science should try to synthesize and assimilate social science in the development of our civilization. Does the new era require new knowledge? Does the age of glob ...
  • Supply Chain Management - Pathways for Research and Practice
    Supply Chain Management - Pathways for Research and Practice
    Editor Dilek Onkal
    ISBN 978-953-307-294-4
    246 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 64299 times.
    Challenges faced by supply chains appear to be growing exponentially under the demands of increasingly complex business environments confronting the decision makers. The world we live in now operates under interconnected economies that put extra pre ...
  • Novel Applications of the UWB Technologies
    Novel Applications of the UWB Technologies
    Editor Boris Lembrikov
    ISBN 978-953-307-324-8
    454 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 67173 times.
    Ultra wideband (UWB) communication systems are characterized by high data rates, low cost, multipath immunity, and low power transmission. In 2002, the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) legalized low power UWB emission between 3.1 GHz and 10.6 G ...
  • Practical Applications and Solutions Using LabVIEW™ Software
    Practical Applications and Solutions Using LabVIEW™ Software
    Editor Folea Silviu
    ISBN 978-953-307-650-8
    486 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 198078 times.
    The book consists of 21 chapters which present interesting applications implemented using the LabVIEW environment, belonging to several distinct fields such as engineering, fault diagnosis, medicine, remote access laboratory, internet communications, ...
  • DNA Replication-Current Advances
    DNA Replication-Current Advances
    Editor Herve Seligmann
    ISBN 978-953-307-593-8
    708 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 170269 times.
    The study of DNA advanced human knowledge in a way comparable to the major theories in physics, surpassed only by discoveries such as fire or the number zero. However, it also created conceptual shortcuts, beliefs and misunderstandings that obscure t ...
  • New Approaches to Characterization and Recognition of Faces
    New Approaches to Characterization and Recognition of Faces
    Editor Peter Corcoran
    ISBN 978-953-307-515-0
    262 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 61805 times.
    As a baby, one of our earliest stimuli is that of human faces. We rapidly learn to identify, characterize and eventually distinguish those who are near and dear to us. We accept face recognition later as an everyday ability. We realize the complexity ...