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  • Insulation Materials in Context of Sustainability
    Insulation Materials in Context of Sustainability
    Edited by Amjad Almusaed and Asaad Almssad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2625-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2624-9,
    148 pages, August, 2016
    This book gives information and guidance on important subjects. It presents the major and efficient applications for efficient insulation materials. The book is divided into two parts. Part I discusses ecological insulation materials. In this part, t ...
  • Two-dimensional Materials - Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Applications
    Two-dimensional Materials - Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Applications
    Edited by Pramoda Kumar Nayak
    ISBN 978-953-51-2555-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2554-9,
    278 pages, August, 2016
    There are only a few discoveries and new technologies in materials science that have the potential to dramatically alter and revolutionize our material world. Discovery of two-dimensional (2D) materials, the thinnest form of materials to ever occur i ...
  • Zeolites - Useful Minerals
    Zeolites - Useful Minerals
    Edited by Claudia Belviso
    ISBN 978-953-51-2577-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2576-1,
    224 pages, August, 2016
    This book collects recent results about research activities on zeolites, from synthesis to application. It is composed of two sections. The first is devoted to articles and brief review articles on the synthesis of zeolite from fly ash and final appl ...
  • Microporous and Mesoporous Materials
    Microporous and Mesoporous Materials
    Edited by Reza Sabet Dariani
    ISBN 978-953-51-2583-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2582-2,
    172 pages, August, 2016
    The aim of this book has been to explore the variety of phenomena associated with the major forms of the material, while laying the foundation for a clear and detailed working and understanding of the materials. We tried to present new types of advan ...
  • Magnetic Materials
    Magnetic Materials
    Edited by Khan Maaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2428-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2427-6,
    276 pages, August, 2016
    This book reports on the recent progresses in theory, application, and characterization of magnetic materials. It covers a broad spectrum of topics on magnetic materials with different shapes and morphologies such as transition metals, cylindrical an ...
  • Piezoelectric Materials
    Piezoelectric Materials
    Edited by Toshio Ogawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2559-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2558-7,
    236 pages, August, 2016
    The science and technology in the area of piezoelectric ceramics are extremely progressing, especially the materials research, measurement technique, theory and applications, and furthermore, demanded to fit social technical requests such as environm ...
  • Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Edited by Sutapa Biswas Majee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2510-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2509-9,
    264 pages, August, 2016
    This book is an Up-to-date and authoritative account on physicochemical principles, pharmaceutical and biomedical applications of hydrogels. It consists of eight contributions from different authors highlighting properties and synthesis of hydrogels, ...
  • Metallic Glasses - Formation and Properties
    Metallic Glasses - Formation and Properties
    Edited by Behrooz Movahedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2512-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2511-2,
    176 pages, August, 2016
    Metallic glasses and amorphous materials have attracted much more attention in the last two decades. A noncrystalline solid produced by continuous cooling from the liquid state is known as a glass. From the other point of view, a noncrystalline mater ...