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  • Sediment Transport
    Sediment Transport
    Edited by Silvia Susana Ginsberg
    ISBN 978-953-307-189-3,
    346 pages, April, 2011
    Sediment transport is a book that covers a wide variety of subject matters. It combines the personal and professional experience of the authors on solid particles transport and related problems, whose expertise is focused in aqueous systems and in la ...
  • Embryonic Stem Cells - Recent Advances in Pluripotent Stem Cell-Based Regenerative Medicine
    Embryonic Stem Cells - Recent Advances in Pluripotent Stem Cell-Based Regenerative Medicine
    Edited by Craig Atwood
    ISBN 978-953-307-198-5,
    412 pages, April, 2011
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionise medicine, providing treatment options for a wide range of diseases and conditions that currently lack therapies or cures. This book describes recent advances in the generation of tissue speci ...
  • Supply Chain Management
    Supply Chain Management
    Edited by Pengzhong Li
    ISBN 978-953-307-184-8,
    600 pages, April, 2011
    The purpose of supply chain management is to make production system manage production process, improve customer satisfaction and reduce total work cost. With indubitable significance, supply chain management attracts extensive attention from business ...
  • Advances in Nanocomposites - Synthesis, Characterization and Industrial Applications
    Advances in Nanocomposites - Synthesis, Characterization and Industrial Applications
    Edited by Boreddy Reddy
    ISBN 978-953-307-165-7,
    980 pages, April, 2011
    Advances in Nanocomposites - Synthesis, Characterization and Industrial Applications was conceived as a comprehensive reference volume on various aspects of functional nanocomposites for engineering technologies. The term functional nanocomposites si ...
  • Image Segmentation
    Image Segmentation
    Edited by Pei-Gee Ho
    ISBN 978-953-307-228-9,
    550 pages, April, 2011
    It was estimated that 80% of the information received by human is visual. Image processing is evolving fast and continually. During the past 10 years, there has been a significant research increase in image segmentation. To study a specific object in ...
  • Recent Hurricane Research - Climate, Dynamics, and Societal Impacts
    Recent Hurricane Research - Climate, Dynamics, and Societal Impacts
    Edited by Anthony Lupo
    ISBN 978-953-307-238-8,
    630 pages, April, 2011
    This book represents recent research on tropical cyclones and their impact, and a wide range of topics are covered. An updated global climatology is presented, including the global occurrence of tropical cyclones and the terrestrial factors that may ...
  • Physics and Applications of Graphene - Experiments
    Physics and Applications of Graphene - Experiments
    Edited by Sergey Mikhailov
    ISBN 978-953-307-217-3,
    550 pages, April, 2011
    The Stone Age, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age... Every global epoch in the history of the mankind is characterized by materials used in it. In 2004 a new era in material science was opened: the era of graphene or, more generally, of two-dimensional mat ...
  • Hidden Markov Models, Theory and Applications
    Hidden Markov Models, Theory and Applications
    Edited by Przemyslaw Dymarski
    ISBN 978-953-307-208-1,
    326 pages, April, 2011
    Hidden Markov Models (HMMs), although known for decades, have made a big career nowadays and are still in state of development. This book presents theoretical issues and a variety of HMMs applications in speech recognition and synthesis, medicine, ne ...