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  • Recent Advances in Vibrations Analysis
    Recent Advances in Vibrations Analysis
    Edited by Natalie Baddour
    ISBN 978-953-307-696-6,
    248 pages, September, 2011
    This book covers recent advances in modern vibrations analysis, from analytical methods to applications of vibrations analysis to condition monitoring. Covered topics include stochastic finite element approaches, wave theories for distributed paramet ...
  • Climate Change - Socioeconomic Effects
    Climate Change - Socioeconomic Effects
    Edited by Juan Blanco and Houshang Kheradmand
    ISBN 978-953-307-411-5,
    468 pages, September, 2011
    This book shows some of the socio-economic impacts of climate change according to different estimates of the current or estimated global warming. A series of scientific and experimental research projects explore the impacts of climate change and brow ...
  • Biomass - Detection, Production and Usage
    Biomass - Detection, Production and Usage
    Edited by Darko Matovic
    ISBN 978-953-307-492-4,
    443 pages, September, 2011
    Biomass has been an intimate companion of humans from the dawn of civilization to the present. Its use as food, energy source, body cover and as construction material established the key areas of biomass usage that extend to this day. Given the compl ...
  • Advances in Composite Materials - Analysis of Natural and Man-Made Materials
    Advances in Composite Materials - Analysis of Natural and Man-Made Materials
    Edited by Pavla Těšinova
    ISBN 978-953-307-449-8,
    584 pages, September, 2011
    Composites are made up of constituent materials with high engineering potential. This potential is wide as wide is the variation of materials and structure constructions when new updates are invented every day. Technological advances in composite fie ...
  • 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 ...