InTech Open Access Books

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  • Biomimetics Learning from Nature
    Biomimetics Learning from Nature
    Editor Amitava Mukherjee
    ISBN 978-953-307-025-4
    542 pages, March, 2010
    Nature’s evolution has led to the introduction of highly efficient biological mechanisms. Imitating these mechanisms offers an enormous potential for the improvement of our day to day life. Ideally, by bio-inspiration we can get a better view of ...
  • Climbing and Walking Robots
    Climbing and Walking Robots
    Editor Behnam Miripour
    ISBN 978-953-307-030-8
    516 pages, March, 2010
    Nowadays robotics is one of the most dynamic fields of scientific researches. The shift of robotics researches from manufacturing to services applications is clear. During the last decades interest in studying climbing and walking robots has been ...
  • Cutting Edge Nanotechnology
    Cutting Edge Nanotechnology
    Editor Dragica Vasileska
    ISBN 978-953-7619-93-0
    444 pages, March, 2010
    The main purpose of this book is to describe important issues in various types of devices ranging from conventional transistors (opening chapters of the book) to molecular electronic devices whose fabrication and operation is discussed in the last f ...
  • Energy Management
    Energy Management
    Editor Francisco Macia Perez
    ISBN 978-953-307-065-0
    254 pages, March, 2010
    Forecasts point to a huge increase in energy demand over the next 25 years, with a direct and immediate impact on the exhaustion of fossil fuels, the increase in pollution levels and the global warming that will have significant consequences for all ...
  • Biomedical Imaging
    Biomedical Imaging
    Editor Youxin Mao
    ISBN 978-953-307-071-1
    108 pages, March, 2010
    Biomedical imaging is becoming an indispensable branch within bioengineering. This research field has recently expanded due to the requirement of high-level medical diagnostics and rapid development of interdisciplinary modern technologies. This b ...
  • Mechatronic Systems Applications
    Mechatronic Systems Applications
    Editor Annalisa Milella Donato Di Paola and Grazia Cicirelli
    ISBN 978-953-307-040-7
    362 pages, March, 2010
    Mechatronics, the synergistic blend of mechanics, electronics, and computer science, has evolved over the past twenty five years, leading to a novel stage of engineering design. By integrating the best design practices with the most advanced technol ...
  • Modeling Simulation and Optimization - Focus on Applications
    Modeling Simulation and Optimization - Focus on Applications
    Editor Shkelzen Cakaj
    ISBN 978-953-307-055-1
    320 pages, March, 2010
    The book presents a collection of chapters dealing with a wide selection of topics concerning different applications of modeling. It includes modeling, simulation and optimization applications in the areas of medical care systems, genetics, busines ...
  • Mobile Robots Navigation
    Mobile Robots Navigation
    Editor Alejandra Barrera
    ISBN 978-953-307-076-6
    680 pages, March, 2010
    Mobile robots navigation includes different interrelated activities: (i) perception, as obtaining and interpreting sensory information; (ii) exploration, as the strategy that guides the robot to select the next direction to go; (iii) mapping, in ...