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Our collection of 44 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Edited by Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2163-3,
    270 pages, September, 2015
    Water quality refers to the chemical, physical, biological, and radiological characteristics of water. It is a measure of the condition of water for the purposes intended for. It is most frequently used by reference to a set of standards against whic ...
  • Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Edited by Naofumi Shiomi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2165-7,
    282 pages, September, 2015
    The pollution of soil and groundwater by heavy metals and other chemicals is becoming a serious issue in many countries. However, the current bioremediation processes do not often achieve sufficient remediation, and more effective processes are desir ...
  • Storage Stability of Fuels
    Storage Stability of Fuels
    Edited by Krzysztof Biernat
    ISBN 978-953-51-1734-6,
    276 pages, February, 2015
    This book presents an analysis of the results of studies of motor fuels ageing, conducted in laboratory and model conditions, in terms of building a system operating on-line, allowing continuous assessment of the operational usability of gasoline and ...
  • CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    Edited by Claudia do Rosario Vaz Morgado and Victor Paulo Pecanha Esteves
    ISBN 978-953-51-1225-9,
    470 pages, March, 2014
    The reconciliation of economic development, social justice and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions is one of the biggest political challenges of the moment. Strategies for mitigating CO2 emissions on a large scale using sequestration, storage and c ...
  • Smart Actuation and Sensing Systems - Recent Advances and Future Challenges
    Smart Actuation and Sensing Systems - Recent Advances and Future Challenges
    Edited by Giovanni Berselli, Rocco Vertechy and Gabriele Vassura
    ISBN 978-953-51-0798-9,
    728 pages, October, 2012
    The objective of the present book, which tries to summarize in an edited format and in a fairly comprehensive manner, many of the recent technical research accomplishments in the area of Smart Actuators and Smart Sensors, is to combine researchers an ...
  • Advances in Natural Gas Technology
    Advances in Natural Gas Technology
    Edited by Hamid A. Al-Megren
    ISBN 978-953-51-0507-7,
    554 pages, April, 2012
    Natural gas is a vital component of the world's supply of energy and an important source of many bulk chemicals and speciality chemicals. It is one of the cleanest, safest, and most useful of all energy sources, and helps to meet the world's rising d ...
  • Management of Organic Waste
    Management of Organic Waste
    Edited by Sunil Kumar and Ajay Bharti
    ISBN 978-953-307-925-7,
    208 pages, February, 2012
    This book reports research on the utilization of organic waste through composting and vermicomposting, biogas production, recovery of waste materials, and the chemistry involved in the processing of organic waste under various processing aspects. A f ...
  • Wireless Power Transfer - Principles and Engineering Explorations
    Wireless Power Transfer - Principles and Engineering Explorations
    Edited by Ki Young Kim
    ISBN 978-953-307-874-8,
    282 pages, January, 2012
    The title of this book, Wireless Power Transfer: Principles and Engineering Explorations, encompasses theory and engineering technology, which are of interest for diverse classes of wireless power transfer. This book is a collection of contemporary ...