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  • ICT - Energy Concepts for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
    ICT - Energy Concepts for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Giorgos Fagas, Luca Gammaitoni, John P. Gallagher and Douglas J. Paul
    ISBN 978-953-51-3012-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3011-6,
    248 pages, March, 2017
  • Nanofluid Heat and Mass Transfer in Engineering Problems
    Nanofluid Heat and Mass Transfer in Engineering Problems NEW
    Edited by Mohsen Sheikholeslami Kandelousi
    ISBN 978-953-51-3008-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3007-9,
    282 pages, March, 2017
    In the present book, nanofluid heat and mass transfer in engineering problems are investigated. The use of additives in the base fluid like water or ethylene glycol is one of the techniques applied to augment heat transfer. Newly, innovative nanomete ...
  • Terahertz Spectroscopy - A Cutting Edge Technology
    Terahertz Spectroscopy - A Cutting Edge Technology NEW
    Edited by Jamal Uddin
    ISBN 978-953-51-3032-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3031-4,
    316 pages, March, 2017
    The terahertz regime of the electromagnetic spectrum was largely unexplored due to the lack of technology needed to generate and detect the radiation. However, in the last couple of decades, there has been a dramatic increase in tools needed to harne ...
  • Recent Advances in Carbon Capture and Storage
    Recent Advances in Carbon Capture and Storage NEW
    Edited by Yongseung Yun
    ISBN 978-953-51-3006-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-3005-5,
    264 pages, March, 2017
    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) has been considered as a practical way in sequestering the huge anthropogenic CO2 amount with a reasonable cost until a more pragmatic solution appears. The CCS can work as a bridge before fulfilling the no-CO2 era of ...
  • Wood in Civil Engineering
    Wood in Civil Engineering NEW
    Edited by Giovanna Concu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2986-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2985-1,
    248 pages, March, 2017
    Wood is a natural building material: if used in building elements, it can play structural, functional and aesthetic roles at the same time. The use of wood in buildings, which goes back to the oldest of times, is now experiencing a period of strong e ...
  • Current Perspective on Irrigation and Drainage
    Current Perspective on Irrigation and Drainage NEW
    Edited by Suren Kulshreshtha and Amin Elshorbagy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2952-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2951-6,
    110 pages, March, 2017
    This book was designed to be a comprehensive review of selected topics related to irrigation and drainage. Readers will find themes such as salinity control, decision support systems, subsurface drainage, irrigation scheduling in nurseries, irrigatio ...
  • Modern Antenna Systems
    Modern Antenna Systems
    Edited by Mohammad A. Matin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2926-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2925-7,
    218 pages, February, 2017
    The field of antenna engineering has been advancing at a remarkable pace to support modern communication systems. Recently, significant progress has been made in the development of new antennas and techniques targeted for applications in medical, def ...
  • Nanostructured Solar Cells
    Nanostructured Solar Cells
    Edited by Narottam Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-2936-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2935-6,
    312 pages, February, 2017
    Nanostructured solar cells are very important in renewable energy sector as well as in environmental aspects, because it is environment friendly. The nano-grating structures (such as triangular or conical shaped) have a gradual change in refractive i ...