Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,819 books.

  • 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 ...
  • Advanced Model Predictive Control
    Advanced Model Predictive Control
    Edited by Tao Zheng
    ISBN 978-953-307-298-2,
    430 pages, July, 2011
    Model Predictive Control (MPC) refers to a class of control algorithms in which a dynamic process model is used to predict and optimize process performance. From lower request of modeling accuracy and robustness to complicated process plants, MPC has ...
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
    Wireless Sensor Networks
    Edited by Suraiya Tarannum
    ISBN 978-953-307-325-5,
    350 pages, June, 2011
    The importance and ubiquity of wireless networks in the modern age justifies the depth and scope of the chapters included in this book, with its special focus on sensors. Topics covered include MAC protocols, with one contribution offering a literatu ...
  • Nanocrystal
    Edited by Yoshitake Masuda
    ISBN 978-953-307-199-2,
    504 pages, June, 2011
    We focused on cutting-edge science and technology of Nanocrystals in this book. "Nanocrystal" is expected to lead to the creation of new materials with revolutionary properties and functions. It will open up fresh possibilities for the solution to th ...
  • Applications of High-Tc Superconductivity
    Applications of High-Tc Superconductivity
    Edited by Adir Moysés Luiz
    ISBN 978-953-307-308-8,
    272 pages, June, 2011
    This book is a collection of the chapters intended to study only practical applications of HTS materials. You will find here a great number of research on actual applications of HTS as well as possible future applications of HTS. Depending on the str ...
  • Image Fusion and Its Applications
    Image Fusion and Its Applications
    Edited by Yufeng Zheng
    ISBN 978-953-307-182-4,
    252 pages, June, 2011
    The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of basic image fusion techniques and serve as an introduction to image fusion applications in variant fields. It is anticipated that it will be useful for research scientists to capture recent develo ...