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  • Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology
    Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology
    Edited by Theophile Theophanides
    ISBN 978-953-51-0537-4,
    524 pages, April, 2012
    The present book is a definitive review in the field of Infrared (IR) and Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopies, which are powerful, non invasive imaging techniques. This book brings together multidisciplinary chapters written by leading authorities in ...
  • The Complex World of Polysaccharides
    The Complex World of Polysaccharides
    Edited by Desiree Nedra Karunaratne
    ISBN 978-953-51-0819-1,
    648 pages, October, 2012
    The complex world of polysaccharides is a compilation of the characteristics of a variety of polysaccharides from plants, animals and microorganisms. The diversity of these polysaccharides arises from the structural variations and the monosaccharide ...
  • Ferroelectrics
    Ferroelectrics
    Edited by Indrani Coondoo
    ISBN 978-953-307-439-9,
    464 pages, December, 2010
    Ferroelectric materials exhibit a wide spectrum of functional properties, including switchable polarization, piezoelectricity, high non-linear optical activity, pyroelectricity, and non-linear dielectric behaviour. These properties are crucial for ap ...
  • Hydrogenation
    Hydrogenation
    Edited by Iyad Karamé
    ISBN 978-953-51-0785-9,
    338 pages, October, 2012
    The domain of catalytic hydrogenation continues to grow fast, reflecting the wide range of chemical applications that can be enhanced by the easy use of molecular hydrogen. The advances in characterization techniques and their application have improv ...
  • Nitroxides - Theory, Experiment and Applications
    Nitroxides - Theory, Experiment and Applications
    Edited by Alexander I. Kokorin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0722-4,
    443 pages, September, 2012
    Nitroxide (aminoxyl) radicals became the start point for one of the most interesting and rapidly developing areas of modern chemical physics with valuable applications to biophysics, molecular biology, polymer sciences and medicine. This book, consis ...
  • Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles
    Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles
    Edited by Jeevan K. Prasain
    ISBN 978-953-51-0141-3,
    788 pages, February, 2012
    Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles presents comprehensive coverage of theory, instrumentation and major applications of tandem mass spectrometry. The areas covered range from the analysis of drug metabolites, proteins and complex ...
  • Advances in Crystallization Processes
    Advances in Crystallization Processes
    Edited by Yitzhak Mastai
    ISBN 978-953-51-0581-7,
    668 pages, April, 2012
    Crystallization is used at some stage in nearly all process industries as a method of production, purification or recovery of solid materials. In recent years, a number of new applications have also come to rely on crystallization processes such as t ...
  • Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Edited by Wen Wang
    ISBN 978-953-307-792-5,
    358 pages, January, 2012
    The chemical sensor plays an essential role in the fields of environmental conservation and monitoring, disaster and disease prevention, and industrial analysis. A typical chemical sensor is a device that transforms chemical information in a selectiv ...