InTech Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,549 books.

  • Energy Efficiency
    Energy Efficiency
    Editor Jenny Palm
    ISBN 978-953-307-137-4
    188 pages, August, 2010
    Global warming resulting from the use of fossil fuels is threatening the environment and energy efficiency is one of the most important ways to reduce this threat. Industry, transport and buildings are all high energy-using sectors in the world and e ...
  • Climate Change and Variability
    Climate Change and Variability
    Editor Suzanne Simard
    ISBN 978-953-307-144-2
    500 pages, August, 2010
    Climate change is emerging as one of the most important issues of our time, with the potential to cause profound cascading effects on ecosystems and society. However, these effects are poorly understood and our projections for climate change trends a ...
  • Character Recognition
    Character Recognition
    Editor Minoru Mori
    ISBN 978-953-307-105-3
    196 pages, August, 2010
    Character recognition is one of the pattern recognition technologies that are most widely used in practical applications. This book presents recent advances that are relevant to character recognition, from technical topics such as image processing, f ...
  • Air Traffic Control
    Air Traffic Control
    Editor Max Mulder
    ISBN 978-953-307-103-9
    180 pages, August, 2010
    Improving air traffic control and air traffic management is currently one of the top priorities of the global research and development agenda. Massive, multi-billion euro programs like SESAR (Single European Sky ATM Research) in Europe and NextGen (N ...
  • Air Pollution
    Air Pollution
    Editor Vanda Villanyi
    ISBN 978-953-307-143-5
    378 pages, August, 2010
    Although the climate of the Earth is continually changing from the very beginning, anthropogenic effects, the pollution of the air by combustion and industrial activities make it change so quickly that the adaptation is very difficult for all living ...
  • Advances in Risk Management
    Advances in Risk Management
    Editor Giancarlo Nota
    ISBN 978-953-307-138-1
    270 pages, August, 2010
    Risk management is an important part of governance sciences and has applications in several domains ranging from enterprise risk management to environmental surveillance. The ideas and approaches described in the book deal with general aspects of ris ...
  • Finite Element Analysis
    Finite Element Analysis
    Editor David Moratal
    ISBN 978-953-307-123-7
    698 pages, August, 2010
    Finite element analysis is an engineering method for the numerical analysis of complex structures. This book provides a bird's eye view on this very broad matter through 27 original and innovative research studies exhibiting various investigation dir ...
  • Future Manufacturing Systems
    Future Manufacturing Systems
    Editor Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-307-128-2
    276 pages, August, 2010
    This book is a collection of articles aimed at finding new ways of manufacturing systems developments. The articles included in this volume comprise of current and new directions of manufacturing systems which I believe can lead to the development of ...