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  • New Frontiers in Tectonic Research - At the Midst of Plate Convergence
    New Frontiers in Tectonic Research - At the Midst of Plate Convergence
    Editor Uri Schattner
    ISBN 978-953-307-594-5,
    364 pages, August, 2011
    Ocean closure involves a variety of converging tectonic processes that reshape shrinking basins, their adjacent margins and the entire earth underneath. Following continental breakup, margin formation and sediment accumulation, tectonics normally rel ...
  • Alternative Fuel
    Alternative Fuel
    Editor Maximino Manzanera
    ISBN 978-953-307-372-9,
    358 pages, August, 2011
    Renewable energy sources such as biodiesel, bioethanol, biomethane, biomass from wastes or hydrogen are subject of great interest in the current energy scene. These fuels contribute to the reduction of prices and dependence on fossil fuels. In additi ...
  • Carbon Nanotubes - Growth and Applications
    Carbon Nanotubes - Growth and Applications
    Editor Dr. Mohammad Naraghi
    ISBN 978-953-307-566-2,
    616 pages, August, 2011
    Carbon Nanotubes are among the strongest, toughest, and most stiff materials found on earth. Moreover, they have remarkable electrical and thermal properties, which make them suitable for many applications including nanocomposites, electronics, and c ...
  • Nanocomposites and Polymers with Analytical Methods
    Nanocomposites and Polymers with Analytical Methods
    Editor John Cuppoletti
    ISBN 978-953-307-352-1,
    416 pages, August, 2011
    This book contains 16 chapters. In the first part, there are 8 chapters describing new materials and analytic methods. These materials include chapters on gold nanoparticles and Sol-Gel metal oxides, nanocomposites with carbon nanotubes, methods of e ...
  • Ultra Wideband Communications: Novel Trends - Antennas and Propagation
    Ultra Wideband Communications: Novel Trends - Antennas and Propagation
    Editor Mohammad Matin
    ISBN 978-953-307-452-8,
    396 pages, August, 2011
    This book explores both the state-of-the-art and the latest achievements in UWB antennas and propagation. It has taken a theoretical and experimental approach to some extent, which is more useful to the reader. The book highlights the unique design i ...
  • Advances in Ceramics - Synthesis and Characterization, Processing and Specific Applications
    Advances in Ceramics - Synthesis and Characterization, Processing and Specific Applications
    Editor Costas Sikalidis
    ISBN 978-953-307-505-1,
    532 pages, August, 2011
    The current book contains twenty-two chapters and is divided into three sections. Section I consists of nine chapters which discuss synthesis through innovative as well as modified conventional techniques of certain advanced ceramics (e.g. target mat ...
  • Carbon Nanotubes Applications on Electron Devices
    Carbon Nanotubes Applications on Electron Devices
    Editor Jose Mauricio Marulanda
    ISBN 978-953-307-496-2,
    570 pages, August, 2011
    Carbon nanotubes (CNTs), discovered in 1991, have been a subject of intensive research for a wide range of applications. In the past decades, although carbon nanotubes have undergone massive research, considering the success of silicon, it has, nonet ...
  • The Systemic Dimension of Globalization
    The Systemic Dimension of Globalization
    Editor Piotr Pachura
    ISBN 978-953-307-384-2,
    290 pages, August, 2011
    Today science is moving in the direction of synthesis of the achievements of various academic disciplines. The idea to prepare and present to the international academic milieu, a multidimensional approach to globalization phenomenon is an ambitious u ...