Open Access Books

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  • Supply Chain Management - Applications and Simulations
    Supply Chain Management - Applications and Simulations
    Edited by Mamun Habib
    ISBN 978-953-307-250-0,
    264 pages, September, 2011
    Supply Chain Management (SCM) has been widely researched in numerous application domains during the last decade. Despite the popularity of SCM research and applications, considerable confusion remains as to its meaning. There are several attempts mad ...
  • Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Biomedical Applications
    Discrete Wavelet Transforms - Biomedical Applications
    Edited by Hannu Olkkonen
    ISBN 978-953-307-654-6,
    378 pages, September, 2011
    The discrete wavelet transform (DWT) algorithms have a firm position in processing of signals in several areas of research and industry. As DWT provides both octave-scale frequency and spatial timing of the analyzed signal, it is constantly used to ...
  • Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects
    Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects
    Edited by Juan Blanco and Houshang Kheradmand
    ISBN 978-953-307-419-1,
    534 pages, September, 2011
    This book offers an interdisciplinary view of the biophysical issues related to climate change. Climate change is a phenomenon by which the long-term averages of weather events (i.e. temperature, precipitation, wind speed, etc.) that define the clima ...
  • Laparoscopy - An Interdisciplinary Approach
    Laparoscopy - An Interdisciplinary Approach
    Edited by Ivo Meinhold-Heerlein
    ISBN 978-953-307-299-9,
    146 pages, September, 2011
    Over the last decades an enormous amount of technical advances was achieved in the field of laparoscopy. Many surgeons with surgical, urological, or gynaecological background have contributed to the improvement of this surgical approach which today h ...
  • Aeronautics and Astronautics
    Aeronautics and Astronautics
    Edited by Max Mulder
    ISBN 978-953-307-473-3,
    622 pages, September, 2011
    In its first centennial, aerospace has matured from a pioneering activity to an indispensable enabler of our daily life activities. In the next twenty to thirty years, aerospace will face a tremendous challenge - the development of flying objects tha ...
  • Evaporation, Condensation and Heat transfer
    Evaporation, Condensation and Heat transfer
    Edited by Amimul Ahsan
    ISBN 978-953-307-583-9,
    594 pages, September, 2011
    The theoretical analysis and modeling of heat and mass transfer rates produced in evaporation and condensation processes are significant issues in a design of wide range of industrial processes and devices. This book includes 25 advanced and revised ...
  • Electric Vehicles - Modelling and Simulations
    Electric Vehicles - Modelling and Simulations
    Edited by Seref Soylu
    ISBN 978-953-307-477-1,
    487 pages, September, 2011
    In this book, modeling and simulation of electric vehicles and their components have been emphasized chapter by chapter with valuable contribution of many researchers who work on both technical and regulatory sides of the field. Mathematical models ...
  • Nuclear Power - Deployment, Operation and Sustainability
    Nuclear Power - Deployment, Operation and Sustainability
    Edited by Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-474-0,
    522 pages, September, 2011
    We are fortunate to live in incredibly exciting and incredibly challenging time. Energy demands due to economic growth and increasing population must be satisfied in a sustainable manner assuring inherent safety, efficiency and no or minimized enviro ...