InTech Books

  • Environmental Technologies
    Environmental Technologies
    Editor E. Burcu Ozkaraova Gungor
    ISBN 978-3-902613-10-3
    268 pages, January, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 220196 times.
    This book on Environmental Technology takes a look at issues such as air, soil and noise pollution problems, environmental quality assessment, monitoring, modelling and risk as- sessment, environmental health impact assessment, environmental mana ...
  • Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Editor Felix T.S. Chan and Manoj Kumar Tiwari
    ISBN 978-3-902613-09-7
    548 pages, December, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 248516 times.
    In the era globalisation the emerging technologies are governing engineering industries to a multifaceted state. The escalating complexity has demanded researchers to find the possible ways of easing the solution of the problems. This has motivated t ...
  • Robotic Soccer
    Robotic Soccer
    Editor Pedro Lima
    ISBN 978-3-902613-21-9
    598 pages, December, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 108702 times.
    Many papers in the book concern advanced research on (multi-)robot subsystems, naturally motivated by the challenges posed by robot soccer, but certainly applicable to other domains: reasoning, multi-criteria decision-making, behavior and team coordi ...
  • Multiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and Applications
    Multiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and Applications
    Editor Eugene Levner
    ISBN 978-3-902613-02-8
    436 pages, December, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 191307 times.
    A major goal of the book is to continue a good tradition - to bring together reputable researchers from different countries in order to provide a comprehensive coverage of advanced and modern topics in scheduling not yet reflected by other books. The ...
  • Climbing and Walking Robots: towards New Applications
    Climbing and Walking Robots: towards New Applications
    Editor Houxiang Zhang
    ISBN 978-3-902613-16-5
    546 pages, October, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 120932 times.
    With the advancement of technology, new exciting approaches enable us to render mobile robotic systems more versatile, robust and cost-efficient. Some researchers combine climbing and walking techniques with a modular approach, a reconfigurable appro ...
  • Bioinspiration and Robotics Walking and Climbing Robots
    Bioinspiration and Robotics Walking and Climbing Robots
    Editor Maki K. Habib
    ISBN 978-3-902613-15-8
    544 pages, September, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 275357 times.
    Nature has always been a source of inspiration and ideas for the robotics community. New solutions and technologies are required and hence this book is coming out to address and deal with the main challenges facing walking and climbing robots, and co ...
  • Human Robot Interaction
    Human Robot Interaction
    Editor Nilanjan Sarkar
    ISBN 978-3-902613-13-4
    522 pages, September, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 132867 times.
    Human-robot interaction research is diverse and covers a wide range of topics. All aspects of human factors and robotics are within the purview of HRI research so far as they provide insight into how to improve our understanding in developing effecti ...
  • Rehabilitation Robotics
    Rehabilitation Robotics
    Editor Sashi S Kommu
    ISBN 978-3-902613-04-2
    648 pages, August, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 165323 times.
    The coupling of several areas of the medical field with recent advances in robotic systems has seen a paradigm shift in our approach to selected sectors of medical care, especially over the last decade. Rehabilitation medicine is one such area. The d ...