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  • Face Recognition
    Face Recognition
    Edited by Kresimir Delac and Mislav Grgic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-03-5,
    570 pages, July, 2007
    This book will serve as a handbook for students, researchers and practitioners in the area of automatic (computer) face recognition and inspire some future research ideas by identifying potential research directions. The book consists of 28 chapters, ...
  • Ionic Liquids: Theory, Properties, New Approaches
    Ionic Liquids: Theory, Properties, New Approaches badge
    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 ...
  • Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and Optoelectronics
    Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and Optoelectronics badge
    Edited by Bishnu Pal
    ISBN 978-953-7619-82-4,
    690 pages, February, 2010
    As the editor, I feel extremely happy to present to the readers such a rich collection of chapters authored/co-authored by a large number of experts from around the world covering the broad field of guided wave optics and optoelectronics. Most of the ...
  • 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 ...
  • Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Edited by Felix T.S. Chan and Manoj Kumar Tiwari
    ISBN 978-3-902613-09-7,
    548 pages, December, 2007
    In the era globalisation the emerging technologies are governing engineering industries to a multifaceted state. The escalating complexity has demanded researchers to find the possible ways of easing the solution of the problems. This has motivated t ...
  • Physics and Applications of Graphene - Experiments
    Physics and Applications of Graphene - Experiments badge
    Edited by Sergey Mikhailov
    ISBN 978-953-307-217-3,
    550 pages, April, 2011
    The Stone Age, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age... Every global epoch in the history of the mankind is characterized by materials used in it. In 2004 a new era in material science was opened: the era of graphene or, more generally, of two-dimensional mat ...
  • Silver Nanoparticles
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    Edited by David Pozo Perez
    ISBN 978-953-307-028-5,
    342 pages, March, 2010
    Nanotechnology will be soon required in most engineering and science curricula. It cannot be questioned that cutting-edge applications based on nanoscience are having a considerable impact in nearly all fields of research, from basic to more problem ...
  • Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology
    Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology badge
    Edited by Theophile Theophanides
    ISBN 978-953-51-0537-4,
    524 pages, April, 2012
    The present book is a definitive review in the field of Infrared (IR) and Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopies, which are powerful, non invasive imaging techniques. This book brings together multidisciplinary chapters written by leading authorities in ...