Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,773 books.

  • Six Sigma Projects and Personal Experiences
    Six Sigma Projects and Personal Experiences
    Edited by Abdurrahman Coskun
    ISBN 978-953-307-370-5,
    194 pages, July, 2011
    In the new millennium the increasing expectation of customers and products complexity has forced companies to find new solutions and better alternatives to improve the quality of their products. Lean and Six Sigma methodology provides the best soluti ...
  • Air Quality Monitoring, Assessment and Management
    Air Quality Monitoring, Assessment and Management
    Edited by Nicolás A. Mazzeo
    ISBN 978-953-307-317-0,
    390 pages, July, 2011
    Human beings need to breathe oxygen diluted in certain quantity of inert gas for living. In the atmosphere, there is a gas mixture of, mainly, oxygen and nitrogen, in appropriate proportions. However, the air also contains other gases, vapours and ae ...
  • Recent Advances on Video Coding
    Recent Advances on Video Coding
    Edited by Javier Del Ser Lorente
    ISBN 978-953-307-181-7,
    410 pages, July, 2011
    This book is intended to attract the attention of practitioners and researchers from industry and academia interested in challenging paradigms of multimedia video coding, with an emphasis on recent technical developments, cross-disciplinary tools and ...
  • Establishing Better Standards of Care in Doppler Echocardiography, Computed Tomography and Nuclear Cardiology
    Establishing Better Standards of Care in Doppler Echocardiography, Computed Tomography and Nuclear Cardiology
    Edited by Richard M. Fleming
    ISBN 978-953-307-366-8,
    274 pages, July, 2011
    Since the introduction of Doppler Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Coronary CT imaging, clinicians and researchers have been searching for ways to improve their use of these important tools in both the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease ...
  • Adaptive Filtering Applications
    Adaptive Filtering Applications
    Edited by Lino Garcia
    ISBN 978-953-307-306-4,
    410 pages, July, 2011
    Adaptive filtering is useful in any application where the signals or the modeled system vary over time. The configuration of the system and, in particular, the position where the adaptive processor is placed generate different areas or application fi ...
  • Advances in Robot Navigation
    Advances in Robot Navigation
    Edited by Alejandra Barrera
    ISBN 978-953-307-346-0,
    250 pages, July, 2011
    Robot navigation includes different interrelated activities such as perception - obtaining and interpreting sensory information; exploration - the strategy that guides the robot to select the next direction to go; mapping - the construction of a spat ...
  • Air Quality-Models and Applications
    Air Quality-Models and Applications
    Edited by Dragana Popović
    ISBN 978-953-307-307-1,
    376 pages, July, 2011
    Air pollution has been a major transboundary problem and a matter of global concern for decades. High concentrations of different air pollutants are particularly harmful to large cities residents, where numerous anthropogenic activities strongly infl ...
  • Biotechnology of Biopolymers
    Biotechnology of Biopolymers
    Edited by Magdy Elnashar
    ISBN 978-953-307-179-4,
    376 pages, July, 2011
    The book "Biotechnology of Biopolymers" comprises 17 chapters covering occurrence, synthesis, isolation and production, properties and applications, biodegradation and modification, the relevant analysis methods to reveal the structures and propertie ...