InTech Open Access Books

Our collection of 2,667 books.

  • Energy Storage
    Energy Storage
    Editor Rafiqul Islam Sheikh
    ISBN 978-953-307-119-0,
    152 pages, September, 2010
    Electricity is more versatile in use because it is a highly ordered form of energy that can be converted efficiently into other forms. However, the disadvantage of electricity is that it cannot be easily stored on a large scale. One of the distinctiv ...
  • Gas Turbines
    Gas Turbines
    Editor Gurrappa Injeti
    ISBN 978-953-307-146-6,
    376 pages, September, 2010
    This book is intended to provide valuable information for the analysis and design of various gas turbine engines for different applications. The target audience for this book is design, maintenance, materials, aerospace and mechanical engineers. The ...
  • Global Warming
    Global Warming
    Editor Stuart Arthur Harris
    ISBN 978-953-307-149-7,
    272 pages, September, 2010
    This book is intended to introduce the reader to examples of the range of practical problems posed by "Global Warming". It includes 11 chapters split into 5 sections. Section 1 outlines the recent changes in the Indian Monsoon, the importance of gree ...
  • Advances in Petri Net Theory and Applications
    Advances in Petri Net Theory and Applications
    Editor Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-307-108-4,
    230 pages, September, 2010
    The world is full of events which cause, end or affect other events. The study of these events, from a system point of view, is very important. Such systems are called discrete event dynamic systems and are of a subject of immense interest in a varie ...
  • Satellite Communications
    Satellite Communications
    Editor Nazzareno Diodato
    ISBN 978-953-307-135-0,
    540 pages, September, 2010
    This study is motivated by the need to give the reader a broad view of the developments, key concepts, and technologies related to information society evolution, with a focus on the wireless communications and geoinformation technologies and their ro ...
  • Ultra Wideband
    Ultra Wideband
    Editor Boris Lembrikov
    ISBN 978-953-307-139-8,
    466 pages, September, 2010
    Ultra wideband technology is one of the most promising directions in the rapidly developing modern communications. Ultra wideband communication system applications include radars, wireless personal area networks, sensor networks, imaging systems and ...
  • Natural Gas
    Natural Gas
    Editor Primoz Potocnik
    ISBN 978-953-307-112-1,
    616 pages, August, 2010
    The contributions in this book present an overview of cutting edge research on natural gas which is a vital component of world's supply of energy. Natural gas is a combustible mixture of hydrocarbon gases, primarily methane but also heavier gaseous h ...
  • Vibration Control
    Vibration Control
    Editor Mickael Lallart
    ISBN 978-953-307-117-6,
    392 pages, August, 2010
    Vibrations are a part of our environment and daily life. Many of them are useful and are needed for many purposes, one of the best example being the hearing system. Nevertheless, vibrations are often undesirable and have to be suppressed or reduced, ...