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  • Artificial Neural Networks - Models ...
    Artificial Neural Networks - Models  ...
    Edited by Joao Luis G. Rosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2705-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2704-8,
    412 pages, October, 2016
    The idea of simulating the brain was the goal of many pioneering works in Artificial Intelligence. The brain has been seen as a neural network, or a set of nodes, or neurons, connected by communication lines. Currently, there has been increasing inte ...
  • Fracture Mechanics - Properties, Pat ...
    Fracture Mechanics - Properties, Pat ...
    Edited by Lucas Maximo Alves
    ISBN 978-953-51-2709-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2708-6,
    330 pages, October, 2016
    This book is a collection of 13 chapters divided into seven sections: Section I: "General Foundations of the Stress Field and Toughness" with one chapter, Section II: "Fractography and Impact Analysis" with two chapters, Section III: "Toughness Fract ...
  • Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis ...
    Nonlinear Systems - Design, Analysis ...
    Edited by Dongbin Lee, Tim Burg and Christos Volos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2715-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2714-7,
    362 pages, October, 2016
    The book consists mainly of two parts: Chapter 1 - Chapter 7 and Chapter 8 - Chapter 14. Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 treat design techniques based on linearization of nonlinear systems. An analysis of nonlinear system over quantum mechanics is discussed ...
  • Progress in Metallic Alloys
    Progress in Metallic Alloys
    Edited by Vadim Glebovsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-2697-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2696-6,
    296 pages, October, 2016
    In general, metallic alloys are the interdisciplinary subject or even an area that cover physics, chemistry, material science, metallurgy, crystallography, etc. This book is devoted to the metallic alloys. The primary goal is to provide coverage of a ...
  • Grain Legumes
    Grain Legumes
    Edited by Aakash Kumar Goyal
    ISBN 978-953-51-2721-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2720-8,
    186 pages, October, 2016
    Grain legumes are a main source of nitrogen-rich edible seeds and constitute a major source of dietary protein in the diets of human population especially for vegetarian diet. Legumes comprise the third largest family of flowering plants and provide ...
  • Ischemic Stroke - Updates
    Ischemic Stroke - Updates
    Edited by Bernhard Schaller
    ISBN 978-953-51-2713-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2712-3,
    268 pages, October, 2016
    This book covers all aspects and the most vibrant topics of ischemic stroke research: from basic sciences to latest methods of clinical applications. The authors give an overview of what has importance today in stroke research and also strike future ...
  • Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomark ...
    Human Skin Cancer, Potential Biomark ...
    Edited by Miroslav Blumenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-2711-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2710-9,
    148 pages, October, 2016
    Skin cancers, basal and squamous cell carcinomas, malignant melanomas, and Merkel cell carcinomas, constitute arguably the most common and increasingly prevalent human neoplasms. Here we discuss the epigenetic changes in DNA and chromatin, which are ...
  • Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR ...
    Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR ...
    Edited by Laura Romero-Zeron
    ISBN 978-953-51-2701-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2700-0,
    200 pages, October, 2016
    Commercial application of chemical enhanced oil recovery (cEOR) processes is expected to grow significantly over the next decade. Thus, Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery (cEOR): A Practical Overview offers key knowledge and understanding of cEOR process ...