InTech Books

  • Coherence and Ultrashort Pulse Laser Emission
    Coherence and Ultrashort Pulse Laser Emission
    Editor F. J. Duarte
    ISBN 978-953-307-242-5
    698 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 95872 times.
    In this volume, recent contributions on coherence provide a useful perspective on the diversity of various coherent sources of emission and coherent related phenomena of current interest. These papers provide a preamble for a larger collection of con ...
  • Laser Pulse Phenomena and Applications
    Laser Pulse Phenomena and Applications
    Editor F. J. Duarte
    ISBN 978-953-307-405-4
    484 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 84810 times.
    Pulsed lasers are available in the gas, liquid, and the solid state. These lasers are also enormously versatile in their output characteristics yielding emission from very large energy pulses to very high peak-power pulses. Pulsed lasers are equally ...
  • Numerical Simulations - Examples and Applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics
    Numerical Simulations - Examples and Applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Lutz Angermann
    ISBN 978-953-307-153-4
    450 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 136277 times.
    This book will interest researchers, scientists, engineers and graduate students in many disciplines, who make use of mathematical modeling and computer simulation. Although it represents only a small sample of the research activity on numerical simu ...
  • Paths to Sustainable Energy
    Paths to Sustainable Energy
    Editor Jatin Nathwani and Artie Ng
    ISBN 978-953-307-401-6
    676 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 180004 times.
    The world's reliance on existing sources of energy and their associated detrimental impacts on the environment- whether related to poor air or water quality or scarcity, impacts on sensitive ecosystems and forests and land use - have been well docume ...
  • Traveling Salesman Problem, Theory and Applications
    Traveling Salesman Problem, Theory and Applications
    Editor Donald Davendra
    ISBN 978-953-307-426-9
    336 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 92177 times.
    This book is a collection of current research in the application of evolutionary algorithms and other optimal algorithms to solving the TSP problem. It brings together researchers with applications in Artificial Immune Systems, Genetic Algorithms, Ne ...
  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Application - Centric Design
    Wireless Sensor Networks: Application - Centric Design
    Editor Geoff V Merrett and Yen Kheng Tan
    ISBN 978-953-307-321-7
    504 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 176210 times.
    Over the past decade, there has been a prolific increase in the research, development and commercialisation of Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) and their associated technologies. WSNs have found application in a vast range of different domains, scenar ...
  • Ferroelectrics
    Ferroelectrics
    Editor Indrani Coondoo
    ISBN 978-953-307-439-9
    464 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 130053 times.
    Ferroelectric materials exhibit a wide spectrum of functional properties, including switchable polarization, piezoelectricity, high non-linear optical activity, pyroelectricity, and non-linear dielectric behaviour. These properties are crucial for ap ...
  • Fungicides
    Fungicides
    Editor Odile Carisse
    ISBN 978-953-307-266-1
    548 pages, December, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 151527 times.
    Plant and plant products are affected by a large number of plant pathogens among which fungal pathogens. These diseases play a major role in the current deficit of food supply worldwide. Various control strategies were developed to reduce the negativ ...