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  • Numerical Simulations - Examples and Applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics
    Numerical Simulations - Examples and Applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Lutz Angermann
    ISBN 978-953-307-153-4,
    450 pages, December, 2010
    This book will interest researchers, scientists, engineers and graduate students in many disciplines, who make use of mathematical modeling and computer simulation. Although it represents only a small sample of the research activity on numerical simu ...
  • Paths to Sustainable Energy
    Paths to Sustainable Energy
    Editor Jatin Nathwani and Artie Ng
    ISBN 978-953-307-401-6,
    676 pages, December, 2010
    The world's reliance on existing sources of energy and their associated detrimental impacts on the environment- whether related to poor air or water quality or scarcity, impacts on sensitive ecosystems and forests and land use - have been well docume ...
  • Traveling Salesman Problem, Theory and Applications
    Traveling Salesman Problem, Theory and Applications
    Editor Donald Davendra
    ISBN 978-953-307-426-9,
    336 pages, December, 2010
    This book is a collection of current research in the application of evolutionary algorithms and other optimal algorithms to solving the TSP problem. It brings together researchers with applications in Artificial Immune Systems, Genetic Algorithms, Ne ...
  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Application - Centric Design
    Wireless Sensor Networks: Application - Centric Design
    Editor Geoff V Merrett and Yen Kheng Tan
    ISBN 978-953-307-321-7,
    504 pages, December, 2010
    Over the past decade, there has been a prolific increase in the research, development and commercialisation of Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) and their associated technologies. WSNs have found application in a vast range of different domains, scenar ...
  • Ferroelectrics
    Ferroelectrics
    Editor Indrani Coondoo
    ISBN 978-953-307-439-9,
    464 pages, December, 2010
    Ferroelectric materials exhibit a wide spectrum of functional properties, including switchable polarization, piezoelectricity, high non-linear optical activity, pyroelectricity, and non-linear dielectric behaviour. These properties are crucial for ap ...
  • Fungicides
    Fungicides
    Editor Odile Carisse
    ISBN 978-953-307-266-1,
    548 pages, December, 2010
    Plant and plant products are affected by a large number of plant pathogens among which fungal pathogens. These diseases play a major role in the current deficit of food supply worldwide. Various control strategies were developed to reduce the negativ ...
  • Smart Wireless Sensor Networks
    Smart Wireless Sensor Networks
    Editor Hoang Duc Chinh and Yen Kheng Tan
    ISBN 978-953-307-261-6,
    430 pages, December, 2010
    The recent development of communication and sensor technology results in the growth of a new attractive and challenging area - wireless sensor networks (WSNs). A wireless sensor network which consists of a large number of sensor nodes is deployed in ...
  • Sustainable Wireless Sensor Networks
    Sustainable Wireless Sensor Networks
    Editor Winston Seah and Yen Kheng Tan
    ISBN 978-953-307-297-5,
    584 pages, December, 2010
    Wireless Sensor Networks came into prominence around the start of this millennium motivated by the omnipresent scenario of small-sized sensors with limited power deployed in large numbers over an area to monitor different phenomenon. The sole motivat ...