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  • Metal, Ceramic and Polymeric Composites for Various Uses
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    Edited by John Cuppoletti
    ISBN 978-953-307-353-8,
    698 pages, July, 2011
    Composite materials, often shortened to composites, are engineered or naturally occurring materials made from two or more constituent materials with significantly different physical or chemical properties which remain separate and distinct at the mac ...
  • Biotechnology of Biopolymers
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    Edited by Magdy Elnashar
    ISBN 978-953-307-179-4,
    376 pages, July, 2011
    The book "Biotechnology of Biopolymers" comprises 17 chapters covering occurrence, synthesis, isolation and production, properties and applications, biodegradation and modification, the relevant analysis methods to reveal the structures and propertie ...
  • Advances in Nanocomposites - Synthesis, Characterization and Industrial Applications
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    Edited by Boreddy Reddy
    ISBN 978-953-307-165-7,
    980 pages, April, 2011
    Advances in Nanocomposites - Synthesis, Characterization and Industrial Applications was conceived as a comprehensive reference volume on various aspects of functional nanocomposites for engineering technologies. The term functional nanocomposites si ...
  • 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
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    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
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    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
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    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 ...