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  • Acupuncture - Clinical Practice, Particular Techniques and Special Issues
    Acupuncture - Clinical Practice, Particular Techniques and Special Issues
    Editor Marcelo Saad
    ISBN 978-953-307-630-0,
    150 pages, September, 2011
    Acupuncture is growing in popularity world-wide. Acupuncture and related techniques are useful tools for treating a spectrum of diseases. However, there are still many areas of controversy connected to it due to the fact that mechanisms of action of ...
  • Understanding the Complexities of Kidney Transplantation
    Understanding the Complexities of Kidney Transplantation
    Editor Jorge Ortiz and Jason Andre
    ISBN 978-953-307-819-9,
    574 pages, September, 2011
    Kidney transplantation is a complex field that incorporates several different specialties to manage the transplant patient. This book was created because of the importance of kidney transplantation. This volume focuses on the complexities of the tran ...
  • Adaptive Filtering
    Adaptive Filtering
    Editor Lino Garcia
    ISBN 978-953-307-158-9,
    410 pages, September, 2011
    Adaptive filtering is useful in any application where the signals or the modeled system vary over time. The configuration of the system and, in particular, the position where the adaptive processor is placed generate different areas or application fi ...
  • Photodiodes - Communications, Bio-Sensings, Measurements and High-Energy Physics
    Photodiodes - Communications, Bio-Sensings, Measurements and High-Energy Physics
    Editor Jin-Wei Shi
    ISBN 978-953-307-277-7,
    294 pages, September, 2011
    This book describes different kinds of photodiodes for applications in high-speed data communication, biomedical sensing, high-speed measurement, UV-light detection, and high energy physics. The photodiodes discussed are composed of several different ...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders - From Genes to Environment
    Autism Spectrum Disorders - From Genes to Environment
    Editor Tim Williams
    ISBN 978-953-307-558-7,
    412 pages, September, 2011
    Autism spectrum disorders are a major topic for research. The causes are now thought to be largely genetic although the genes involved are only slowly being traced. The effects of ASD are often devastating and families and schools have to adapt to pr ...
  • Vibration Analysis and Control - New Trends and Developments
    Vibration Analysis and Control - New Trends and Developments
    Editor Francisco Beltran-Carbajal
    ISBN 978-953-307-433-7,
    364 pages, September, 2011
    This book focuses on the important and diverse field of vibration analysis and control. It is written by experts from the international scientific community and covers a wide range of research topics related to design methodologies of passive, semi-a ...
  • Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Editor Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-506-8,
    204 pages, September, 2011
    At the onset of the 21st century, we are searching for reliable and sustainable energy sources that have a potential to support growing economies developing at accelerated growth rates, technology advances improving quality of life and becoming avail ...
  • The Mystery of Glaucoma
    The Mystery of Glaucoma
    Editor Tomaš Kubena
    ISBN 978-953-307-567-9,
    362 pages, September, 2011
    Since long ago scientists have been trying hard to show up the core of glaucoma. To its understanding we needed to penetrate gradually to its molecular level. The newest pieces of knowledge about the molecular biology of glaucoma are presented in the ...