InTech Books

  • Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Editor Aldona J. Spiegel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1181-8
    237 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13384 times.
    In breast reconstruction, flap based procedures and implant based procedures are the two major modalities that have emerged as surgical options for patients. These are both continuing to evolve as new, innovative techniques help to improve outcomes a ...
  • Advances in Graphene Science
    Advances in Graphene Science
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1182-5
    271 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11555 times.
    Graphene is proving to be the magic material of the 21th century. It is widely accepted that it is the strongest material ever studied and can be an efficient substitute for silicon. Besides, fascinating properties of graphene, such as the highest el ...
  • Open Systems, Entanglement and Quantum Optics
    Open Systems, Entanglement and Quantum Optics
    Editor Andrzej Jamiolkowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1141-2
    138 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4093 times.
    The subject of this book is a presentation of some aspects of modern theory of open quantum systems. It introduces several up-to- date topics, such as detecting quantum entanglement, modeling of quantum noise, quantum communication processes, and com ...
  • Mass Transfer - Advances in Sustainable Energy and Environment Oriented Numerical Modeling
    Mass Transfer - Advances in Sustainable Energy and Environment Oriented Numerical Modeling
    Editor Hironori Nakajima
    ISBN 978-953-51-1170-2
    511 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20403 times.
    Our knowledge of mass transfer processes has been extended and applied to various fields of science and engineering including industrial processes in recent years. Since mass transfer is primordial phenomenon, it plays a key role in the scientific re ...
  • Acute Phase Proteins
    Acute Phase Proteins
    Editor Sabina Janciauskiene
    ISBN 978-953-51-1185-6
    180 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4896 times.
    The magnitude and rapidity of the changes in the concentrations of APPs, together with their short half-life, suggest an important role for these proteins in the establishment of host defense. APPs are regarded as having general functions in trapping ...
  • Anopheles mosquitoes - New insights into malaria vectors
    Anopheles mosquitoes - New insights into malaria vectors
    Editor Sylvie Manguin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1188-7
    813 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 52106 times.
    Anopheles mosquitoes are highly important insects due to their involvement in the transmission of human malaria and its devastating consequences in endemic countries worldwide. In 2010 alone, malaria was responsible for an estimated 660,000 deaths. A ...
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
    Pulmonary Hypertension
    Editor Jean M. Elwing and Ralph J. Panos
    ISBN 978-953-51-1165-8
    233 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9514 times.
    This volume presents overviews as well as in depth reviews of many aspects of the clinical presentation, pathophysiology, and treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) especially PH related to thromboembolic disease. Saleem Sharieff presents a compre ...
  • Theory and Practice of Cryptography and Network Security Protocols and Technologies
    Theory and Practice of Cryptography and Network Security Protocols and Technologies
    Editor Jaydip Sen
    ISBN 978-953-51-1176-4
    146 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7226 times.
    In an age of explosive worldwide growth of electronic data storage and communications, effective protection of information has become a critical requirement. When used in coordination with other tools for ensuring information security, cryptography i ...