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Our collection of 2,933 books.

  • Waves in Fluids and Solids
    Waves in Fluids and Solids
    Edited by Ruben Pico Vila
    ISBN 978-953-307-285-2,
    326 pages, September, 2011
    Acoustics is an discipline that deals with many types of fields wave phenomena. Originally the field of Acoustics was consecrated to the sound, that is, the study of small pressure waves in air detected by the human ear. The scope of this field of ph ...
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Edited by Ana Lucia Abujamra
    ISBN 978-953-307-589-1,
    544 pages, September, 2011
    The focus of the book Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors is on describing the established and newly-arising techniques to diagnose central nervous system tumors, with a special focus on neuroimaging, followed by a discussio ...
  • Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives
    Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives
    Edited by April W. Armstrong
    ISBN 978-953-307-575-4,
    264 pages, September, 2011
    This book titled Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives represents an international effort to highlight advances in our understanding of malignant melanoma from both clinical and research perspectives. The authors for thi ...
  • Novel Treatment of Epilepsy
    Novel Treatment of Epilepsy
    Edited by Humberto Foyaca-Sibat
    ISBN 978-953-307-667-6,
    340 pages, September, 2011
    Epilepsy continues to be a major health problem throughout the planet, affecting millions of people, mainly in developing countries where parasitic zoonoses are more common and cysticercosis, as a leading cause, is endemic. There is epidemiological e ...
  • Heat Analysis and Thermodynamic Effects
    Heat Analysis and Thermodynamic Effects
    Edited by Amimul Ahsan
    ISBN 978-953-307-585-3,
    406 pages, September, 2011
    The heat transfer and analysis on heat pipe and exchanger, and thermal stress are significant issues in a design of wide range of industrial processes and devices. This book includes 17 advanced and revised contributions, and it covers mainly (1) the ...
  • Wind Energy Management
    Wind Energy Management
    Edited by Paritosh Bhattacharya
    ISBN 978-953-307-336-1,
    138 pages, September, 2011
    The book "Wind Energy Management" is a required part of pursuing research work in the field of Renewable Energy at most universities. It provides in-depth knowledge to the subject for the beginners and stimulates further interest in the topic. The sa ...
  • Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies - Recent Developments
    Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies - Recent Developments
    Edited by Jan Tore Gran
    ISBN 978-953-307-694-2,
    222 pages, September, 2011
    The term "myositis" covers a variety of disorders often designated "idiopathic inflammatory myopathies". Although they are rather rare compared to other rheumatic diseases, they often cause severe disability and not infrequently increased mortality. ...
  • Biofuel Production-Recent Developments and Prospects
    Biofuel Production-Recent Developments and Prospects badge
    Edited by Marco Aurélio dos Santos Bernardes
    ISBN 978-953-307-478-8,
    606 pages, September, 2011
    This book aspires to be a comprehensive summary of current biofuels issues and thereby contribute to the understanding of this important topic. Readers will find themes including biofuels development efforts, their implications for the food industry, ...