Open Access Books » Life Sciences

Our collection of 422 books.

  • Environmental Biosensors
    Environmental Biosensors
    Edited by Vernon Somerset
    ISBN 978-953-307-486-3,
    366 pages, July, 2011
    This book is a collection of contributions from leading specialists on the topic of biosensors for health, environment and biosecurity. It is divided into three sections with headings of current trends and developments; materials design and developme ...
  • Air Quality Monitoring, Assessment and Management
    Air Quality Monitoring, Assessment and Management
    Edited by Nicolás A. Mazzeo
    ISBN 978-953-307-317-0,
    390 pages, July, 2011
    Human beings need to breathe oxygen diluted in certain quantity of inert gas for living. In the atmosphere, there is a gas mixture of, mainly, oxygen and nitrogen, in appropriate proportions. However, the air also contains other gases, vapours and ae ...
  • Air Quality-Models and Applications
    Air Quality-Models and Applications
    Edited by Dragana Popović
    ISBN 978-953-307-307-1,
    376 pages, July, 2011
    Air pollution has been a major transboundary problem and a matter of global concern for decades. High concentrations of different air pollutants are particularly harmful to large cities residents, where numerous anthropogenic activities strongly infl ...
  • Soybean - Biochemistry, Chemistry and Physiology
    Soybean - Biochemistry, Chemistry and Physiology
    Edited by Tzi-Bun Ng
    ISBN 978-953-307-219-7,
    654 pages, April, 2011
    Soybean is an agricultural crop of tremendous economic importance. Soybean and food items derived from it form dietary components of numerous people, especially those living in the Orient. The health benefits of soybean have attracted the attention o ...
  • Soybean - Applications and Technology
    Soybean - Applications and Technology
    Edited by Tzi-Bun Ng
    ISBN 978-953-307-207-4,
    412 pages, April, 2011
    Soybean is an agricultural crop of tremendous economic importance. Soybean and food items derived from it form dietary components of numerous people, especially those living in the Orient. The health benefits of soybean have attracted the attention o ...
  • Soybean - Molecular Aspects of Breeding
    Soybean - Molecular Aspects of Breeding
    Edited by Aleksandra Sudaric
    ISBN 978-953-307-240-1,
    526 pages, April, 2011
    The book Soybean: Molecular Aspects of Breeding focuses on recent progress in our understanding of the genetics and molecular biology of soybean and provides a broad review of the subject, from genome diversity to transformation and integration of de ...
  • Evapotranspiration
    Evapotranspiration
    Edited by Leszek Labedzki
    ISBN 978-953-307-251-7,
    458 pages, March, 2011
    Evapotranspiration is a very complex phenomenon, comprising different aspects and processes (hydrological, meteorological, physiological, soil, plant and others). Farmers, agriculture advisers, extension services, hydrologists, agrometeorologists, wa ...
  • The Tsunami Threat - Research and Technology
    The Tsunami Threat - Research and Technology
    Edited by Nils-Axel M?rner
    ISBN 978-953-307-552-5,
    728 pages, January, 2011
    Submarine earthquakes, submarine slides and impacts may set large water volumes in motion characterized by very long wavelengths and a very high speed of lateral displacement, when reaching shallower water the wave breaks in over land - often with di ...