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Our collection of 2,855 books.

  • Aspects of Today's Cosmology
    Aspects of Today's Cosmology
    Edited by Antonio Alfonso-Faus
    ISBN 978-953-307-626-3,
    408 pages, September, 2011
    This book presents some aspects of the cosmological scientific odyssey that started last century. The chapters vary with different particular works, giving a versatile picture. It is the result of the work of many scientists in the field of cosmology ...
  • Applications of MATLAB in Science and Engineering
    Applications of MATLAB in Science and Engineering
    Edited by Tadeusz Michałowski
    ISBN 978-953-307-708-6,
    522 pages, September, 2011
    The book consists of 24 chapters illustrating a wide range of areas where MATLAB tools are applied. These areas include mathematics, physics, chemistry and chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, biological (molecular biology) and medical scien ...
  • Climate Change - Research and Technology for Adaptation and Mitigation
    Climate Change - Research and Technology for Adaptation and Mitigation
    Edited by Juan Blanco and Houshang Kheradmand
    ISBN 978-953-307-621-8,
    502 pages, September, 2011
    This book provides an interdisciplinary view of how to prepare the ecological and socio-economic systems to the reality of climate change. Scientifically sound tools are needed to predict its effects on regional, rather than global, scales, as it is ...
  • An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    An Update on Glomerulopathies - Etiology and Pathogenesis
    Edited by Sharma Prabhakar
    ISBN 978-953-307-388-0,
    290 pages, September, 2011
    The book has fourteen chapters which are grouped under different sections: Immune System and Glomerulonephritis, Animal Models of Glomerulonephritis, Cytokines and Signalling Pathways, Role of Cells and Organelles in Glomerulonephritis and Miscellane ...
  • Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Coronary Angiography - The Need for Improvement in Medical and Interventional Therapy
    Edited by Branislav Baškot
    ISBN 978-953-307-641-6,
    218 pages, September, 2011
    In this book we examined a periprocedural complication of coronary angiography, and coronary intervention. That includes related to cardiac catheterization and diagnostic coronary angiography, and those that occur as a consequence of the specific equ ...
  • Advances in PID Control
    Advances in PID Control
    Edited by Valery D. Yurkevich
    ISBN 978-953-307-267-8,
    286 pages, September, 2011
    Since the foundation and up to the current state-of-the-art in control engineering, the problems of PID control steadily attract great attention of numerous researchers and remain inexhaustible source of new ideas for process of control system design ...
  • Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection
    Edited by Ahmad Nikibakhsh
    ISBN 978-953-307-393-4,
    304 pages, September, 2011
    Complicated urinary tract infections (cUTIs) are a major cause of hospital admissions and are associated with significant morbidity and health care costs. Knowledge of baseline risk of urinary tract infection can help clinicians make informed diagnos ...
  • Liver Biopsy
    Liver Biopsy
    Edited by Hirokazu Takahashi
    ISBN 978-953-307-644-7,
    414 pages, September, 2011
    Liver biopsy is recommended as the gold standard method to determine diagnosis, fibrosis staging, prognosis and therapeutic indications in patients with chronic liver disease. However, liver biopsy is an invasive procedure with a risk of complication ...