Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,849 books.

  • Environmental Management in Practice
    Environmental Management in Practice
    Edited by Elzbieta Broniewicz
    ISBN 978-953-307-358-3,
    458 pages, July, 2011
    In recent years the topic of environmental management has become very common. In sustainable development conditions, central and local governments much more often notice the need of acting in ways that diminish negative impact on environment. Environ ...
  • Fundamental and Advanced Topics in Wind Power
    Fundamental and Advanced Topics in Wind Power
    Edited by Rupp Carriveau
    ISBN 978-953-307-508-2,
    434 pages, July, 2011
    As the fastest growing source of energy in the world, wind has a very important role to play in the global energy mix. This text covers a spectrum of leading edge topics critical to the rapidly evolving wind power industry. The reader is introduced t ...
  • Electromagnetic Waves Propagation in Complex Matter
    Electromagnetic Waves Propagation in Complex Matter
    Edited by Ahmed Kishk
    ISBN 978-953-307-445-0,
    306 pages, July, 2011
    This volume is based on the contributions of several authors in electromagnetic waves propagations. Several issues are considered. The contents of most of the chapters are highlighting non classic presentation of wave propagation and interaction with ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...