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  • Electronic Properties of Carbon Nanotubes
    Electronic Properties of Carbon Nanotubes
    Editor Jose Mauricio Marulanda
    ISBN 978-953-307-499-3
    696 pages, July, 2011
    Carbon nanotubes (CNTs), discovered in 1991, have been a subject of intensive research for a wide range of applications. These one-dimensional (1D) graphene sheets rolled into a tubular form have been the target of many researchers around the world. ...
  • Carbon Nanotubes - From Research to Applications
    Carbon Nanotubes - From Research to Applications
    Editor Stefano Bianco
    ISBN 978-953-307-500-6
    368 pages, July, 2011
    Since their discovery in 1991, carbon nanotubes have been considered as one of the most promising materials for a wide range of applications, in virtue of their outstanding properties. During the last two decades, both single-walled and multi-walled ...
  • Current Trends and Challenges in RFID
    Current Trends and Challenges in RFID
    Editor Cornel Turcu
    ISBN 978-953-307-356-9
    514 pages, July, 2011
    With the increased adoption of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) across multiple industries, new research opportunities have arisen among many academic and engineering communities who are currently interested in maximizing the practice potential ...
  • Carbon Nanotubes - Synthesis, Characterization, Applications
    Carbon Nanotubes - Synthesis, Characterization, Applications
    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 Composites for Various Uses
    Metal, Ceramic and Polymeric Composites for Various Uses
    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 and Biosecurity
    Biosensors for Health, Environment and Biosecurity
    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 ...