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  • Acute Leukemia - The Scientist's Perspective and Challenge
    Acute Leukemia - The Scientist's Perspective and Challenge
    Edited by Mariastefania Antica
    ISBN 978-953-307-553-2,
    440 pages, December, 2011
    This book provides a comprehensive overview of he basic mechanisms underlying areas of acute leukemia, current advances, and future directions in management of this disease. The first section discusses the classification of acute leukemia, taking in ...
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
    Aortic Valve Surgery
    Edited by Noboru Motomura
    ISBN 978-953-307-600-3,
    256 pages, December, 2011
    The aortic valve is located at the center of the heart. It is the core of cardiac anatomy and aortic valve surgery has led the field of cardiac surgery. This book describes all aspects of aortic valve surgery and it will help clarify daily questions ...
  • Herbicides - Mechanisms and Mode of Action
    Herbicides - Mechanisms and Mode of Action
    Edited by Mohammed Naguib Abd El-Ghany Hasaneen
    ISBN 978-953-307-744-4,
    214 pages, December, 2011
    This volume contains two sections: Mechanisms of herbicidal action (chapters 1-4) and Mode of action of selected herbicides on controlling diseased, weed growth and productivity and/or growth and development of field crops (chapters 5-10). Topics by ...
  • Nanomaterials
    Edited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman
    ISBN 978-953-307-913-4,
    356 pages, December, 2011
    The book "Nanomaterials" includes all aspects of metal-oxide nano-structures, nano-composites, and polymer materials instigating with materials survey and preparations, growth and characterizations, processing and fabrications, developments and poten ...
  • Nanofabrication
    Edited by Yoshitake Masuda
    ISBN 978-953-307-912-7,
    364 pages, December, 2011
    We face many challenges in the 21st century, such as sustainably meeting the world's growing demand for energy and consumer goods. I believe that new developments in science and technology will help solve many of these problems. Nanofabrication is on ...
  • Medical Imaging
    Medical Imaging
    Edited by Okechukwu Felix Erondu
    ISBN 978-953-307-774-1,
    412 pages, December, 2011
    What we know about and do with medical imaging has changed rapidly during the past decade, beginning with the basics, following with the breakthroughs, and moving on to the abstract. This book demonstrates the wider horizon that has become the mainst ...
  • Principles, Application and Assessment in Soil Science
    Principles, Application and Assessment in Soil Science
    Edited by E. Burcu Özkaraova Güngör
    ISBN 978-953-307-740-6,
    406 pages, December, 2011
    Our dependence on soil, and our curiosity about it, is leading to the investigation of changes within soil processes. Furthermore, the diversity and dynamics of soil are enabling new discoveries and insights, which help us to understand the variation ...
  • Hydrodynamics - Advanced Topics
    Hydrodynamics - Advanced Topics
    Edited by Harry Edmar Schulz, André Luiz Andrade Simões and Raquel Jahara Lobosco
    ISBN 978-953-307-596-9,
    458 pages, December, 2011
    The phenomena related to the flow of fluids are generally complex, and difficult to quantify. New approaches - considering points of view still not explored - may introduce useful tools in the study of Hydrodynamics and the related transport phenomen ...