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Our collection of 11 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • Ionic Liquids - New Aspects for the Future
    Ionic Liquids - New Aspects for the Future
    Edited by Jun-ichi Kadokawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0937-2,
    706 pages, January, 2013
    Concerns with ionic liquids are one of the most interesting and rapidly developing areas in modern physical chemistry, materials science, technologies, and engineering. Increasing attention has also been paid to the use of ionic liquids in the resea ...
  • Ionic Liquids - Classes and Properties
    Ionic Liquids - Classes and Properties
    Edited by Scott T. Handy
    ISBN 978-953-307-634-8,
    360 pages, October, 2011
    Room temperature ionic liquids (RTILs) are an interesting and valuable family of compounds. Although they are all salts, their components can vary considerably, including imidazolium, pyridinium, ammonium, phosphonium, thiazolium, and triazolium cat ...
  • Applications of Ionic Liquids in Science and Technology
    Applications of Ionic Liquids in Science and Technology
    Edited by Scott Handy
    ISBN 978-953-307-605-8,
    528 pages, September, 2011
    This volume, of a two volume set on ionic liquids, focuses on the applications of ionic liquids in a growing range of areas. Throughout the 1990s, it seemed that most of the attention in the area of ionic liquids applications was directed toward thei ...
  • Ferroelectrics - Characterization and Modeling
    Ferroelectrics - Characterization and Modeling
    Edited by Mickaël Lallart
    ISBN 978-953-307-455-9,
    598 pages, August, 2011
    Ferroelectric materials have been and still are widely used in many applications, that have moved from sonar towards breakthrough technologies such as memories or optical devices. This book is a part of a four volume collection (covering material asp ...
  • Crystalline Silicon - Properties and Uses
    Crystalline Silicon - Properties and Uses
    Edited by Sukumar Basu
    ISBN 978-953-307-587-7,
    356 pages, July, 2011
    The exciting world of crystalline silicon is the source of the spectacular advancement of discrete electronic devices and solar cells. The exploitation of ever changing properties of crystalline silicon with dimensional transformation may indicate mo ...
  • Ionic Liquids: Theory, Properties, New Approaches
    Ionic Liquids: Theory, Properties, New Approaches
    Edited by Alexander Kokorin
    ISBN 978-953-307-349-1,
    748 pages, February, 2011
    Ionic Liquids (ILs) are one of the most interesting and rapidly developing areas of modern physical chemistry, technologies and engineering. This book, consisting of 29 chapters gathered in 4 sections, reviews in detail and compiles information about ...
  • Ionic Liquids: Applications and Perspectives
    Ionic Liquids: Applications and Perspectives
    Edited by Alexander Kokorin
    ISBN 978-953-307-248-7,
    686 pages, February, 2011
    This book is the second in the series of publications in this field by this publisher, and contains a number of latest research developments on ionic liquids (ILs). This promising new area has received a lot of attention during the last 20 years. Rea ...
  • Application of Thermodynamics to Biological and Materials Science
    Application of Thermodynamics to Biological and Materials Science
    Edited by Mizutani Tadashi
    ISBN 978-953-307-980-6,
    640 pages, January, 2011
    Progress of thermodynamics has been stimulated by the findings of a variety of fields of science and technology. The principles of thermodynamics are so general that the application is widespread to such fields as solid state physics, chemistry, biol ...