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  • Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
    Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
    Edited by Brahim Attaf
    ISBN 978-953-307-235-7,
    660 pages, April, 2011
    Due to their good mechanical characteristics in terms of stiffness and strength coupled with mass-saving advantage and other attractive physico-chemical properties, composite materials are successfully used in medicine and nanotechnology fields. To t ...
  • Advances in Composite Materials - Ecodesign and Analysis
    Advances in Composite Materials - Ecodesign and Analysis
    Edited by Brahim Attaf
    ISBN 978-953-307-150-3,
    654 pages, March, 2011
    By adopting the principles of sustainable design and cleaner production, this important book opens a new challenge in the world of composite materials and explores the achieved advancements of specialists in their respective areas of research and inn ...
  • 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 ...
  • Aluminium Alloys, Theory and Applications
    Aluminium Alloys, Theory and Applications
    Edited by Tibor Kvackaj
    ISBN 978-953-307-244-9,
    412 pages, February, 2011
    The present book enhances in detail the scope and objective of various developmental activities of the aluminium alloys. A lot of research on aluminium alloys has been performed. Currently, the research efforts are connected to the relatively new met ...
  • 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 ...
  • Magnesium Alloys - Corrosion and Surface Treatments
    Magnesium Alloys - Corrosion and Surface Treatments
    Edited by Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-307-972-1,
    356 pages, January, 2011
    A resistance of magnesium alloys to surface degradation is paramount for their applications in automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics and general-purpose markets. An emphasis of this book is on oxidation, corrosion and surface modifications, des ...
  • Magnesium Alloys - Design, Processing and Properties
    Magnesium Alloys - Design, Processing and Properties
    Edited by Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-307-520-4,
    538 pages, January, 2011
    Scientists and engineers for decades searched to utilize magnesium, known of its low density, for light-weighting in many industrial sectors. This book provides a broad review of recent global developments in theory and practice of modern magnesium a ...