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  • Carbon Nanotubes - Synthesis, Charac ...
    Carbon Nanotubes - Synthesis, Charac ...
    Editor Siva Yellampalli
    ISBN 978-953-307-497-9
    528 pages, July, 2011
    Carbon nanotubes are one of the most intriguing new materials with extraordinary properties being discovered in the last decade. The unique structure of carbon nanotubes provides nanotubes with extraordinary mechanical and electrical properties. The ...
  • Viral Gene Therapy
    Viral Gene Therapy
    Editor Ke Xu
    ISBN 978-953-307-539-6
    462 pages, July, 2011
    The development of technologies that allow targeting of specific cells has progressed substantially in recent years for several types of vectors, particularly viral vectors, which have been used in 70% of gene therapy clinical trials. Particular viru ...
  • Metal, Ceramic and Polymeric Composi ...
    Metal, Ceramic and Polymeric Composi ...
    Editor John Cuppoletti
    ISBN 978-953-307-353-8
    698 pages, July, 2011
    Composite materials, often shortened to composites, are engineered or naturally occurring materials made from two or more constituent materials with significantly different physical or chemical properties which remain separate and distinct at the mac ...
  • Biosensors for Health, Environment a ...
    Biosensors for Health, Environment a ...
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-307-443-6
    550 pages, July, 2011
    A biosensor is a detecting device that combines a transducer with a biologically sensitive and selective component. Biosensors can measure compounds present in the environment, chemical processes, food and human body at low cost if compared with trad ...
  • Advances in Stereo Vision
    Advances in Stereo Vision
    Editor Jose R.A. Torreao
    ISBN 978-953-307-837-3
    128 pages, July, 2011
    Stereopsis is a vision process whose geometrical foundation has been known for a long time, ever since the experiments by Wheatstone, in the 19th century. Nevertheless, its inner workings in biological organisms, as well as its emulation by computer ...
  • Nanowires - Fundamental Research
    Nanowires - Fundamental Research
    Editor Abbass Hashim
    ISBN 978-953-307-327-9
    564 pages, July, 2011
    Understanding and building up the foundation of nanowire concept is a high requirement and a bridge to new technologies. Any attempt in such direction is considered as one step forward in the challenge of advanced nanotechnology. In the last few year ...
  • Nanowires - Implementations and Appl ...
    Nanowires - Implementations and Appl ...
    Editor Abbass Hashim
    ISBN 978-953-307-318-7
    550 pages, July, 2011
    This potentially unique work offers various approaches on the implementation of nanowires. As it is widely known, nanotechnology presents the control of matter at the nanoscale and nanodimensions within few nanometers, whereas this exclusive phenome ...
  • Management of Gastric Cancer
    Management of Gastric Cancer
    Editor Nabil Ismaili
    ISBN 978-953-307-344-6
    158 pages, July, 2011
    Gastric cancer is the fifth most common cancer and the second most common cause of cancer death worldwide. More than 50% of the patients have advanced disease at diagnosis and in this case the disease has a poor outcome. The staging of gastric cancer ...