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  • Robot Control
    Robot Control
    Edited by Efren Gorrostieta Hurtado
    ISBN 978-953-51-2685-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2684-3,
    146 pages, October, 2016
    This book includes a selection of research papers in robot control applications. The description of projects using robotic systems in areas such as vision, navigation, path planning, trajectories, non-holonomic systems, mobile robotics, robot control ...
  • Management of Hazardous Wastes
    Management of Hazardous Wastes
    Edited by Hosam El-Din M. Saleh and Rehab O. Abdel Rahman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2617-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2616-4,
    184 pages, October, 2016
    Rapid trend of industry and high technological progress are the main sources of the accumulation of hazardous wastes. Recently, nuclear applications have been rapidly developed, and several nuclear power plants have been started to work throughout th ...
  • Nanofiber Research - Reaching New Heights
    Nanofiber Research - Reaching New Heights
    Edited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman and Abdullah M. Asiri
    ISBN 978-953-51-2529-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2528-0,
    252 pages, October, 2016
    This book titled Nanofiber Research - Reaching New Heights contains a number of latest research results on growth and developments on material fibers in nanoscale. It is a promising novel research area that has received a lot of interest in recent ye ...
  • Challenges in Elder Care
    Challenges in Elder Care
    Edited by Edward T. Zawada Jr.
    ISBN 978-953-51-2665-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2664-5,
    116 pages, October, 2016
    This work is intended as a brief but focused compilation to assist with diagnosis and management of the most common serious medical problems in the rapidly growing geriatric population. The geriatric population recently expanded by the fact that the ...
  • Wound Healing - New insights into Ancient Challenges
    Wound Healing - New insights into Ancient Challenges
    Edited by Vlad Adrian Alexandrescu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2679-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2678-2,
    546 pages, October, 2016
    Outstanding scientific advances over the last decades unceasingly reveal real complexity of wound-healing process, astonishing in its staged progression, as life is unfolding itself. This natural course of tissue repair seems to bear thousands of ove ...
  • Tsunami
    Edited by Mohammad Mokhtari
    ISBN 978-953-51-2677-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2676-8,
    172 pages, October, 2016
    This book is a collection of contribution from experts involved in tsunami study for the purpose of covering its different aspects from generation to warning system to be applied in tsunami risk reduction. The presented chapters have been peer review ...
  • Structural Bridge Engineering
    Structural Bridge Engineering
    Edited by Shahiron Shahidan, Shahrul Niza Mokhatar, Mohd Haziman Wan Ibrahim, Norwati Jamaluddin, Zainorizuan Mohd Jaini and Noorwirdawati Ali
    ISBN 978-953-51-2689-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2688-1,
    198 pages, October, 2016
    There are many books on preliminary studies and research in bridge design as well as basic knowledge on bridge engineering, but most books supply the needs of practicing engineers who may have problems in estimating, designing or constructing suspens ...
  • Restricted Growth - Clinical, Genetic and Molecular Aspects
    Restricted Growth - Clinical, Genetic and Molecular Aspects
    Edited by Maria del Carmen Cardenas- Aguayo
    ISBN 978-953-51-2695-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2694-2,
    172 pages, October, 2016
    Restricted growth conditions are a group of genetic disorders with primary effect on growth (short stature); it is very heterogeneous and comprises two important categories: skeletal dysplasia and different genetic syndromes with primary effect on gr ...