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Our collection of 209 books indexed in the Book Citation Index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection (BKCI)

  • Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective
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    Edited by Hossein Khaleghi Bizaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2834-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2833-5,
    242 pages, December, 2016
    This book intends to provide highlights of the current research topics in the field of 5G and to offer a snapshot of the recent advances and major issues faced today by the researchers in the 5G physical layer perspective. Various aspects of 5G syste ...
  • Perusal of the Finite Element Method
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    Edited by Radostina Petrova
    ISBN 978-953-51-2820-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2819-9,
    274 pages, December, 2016
    The finite element method (FEM) is a numerical technique for finding approximate solutions to different numerical problems. The practical applications of FEM are known as finite element analysis (FEA). FEA is a good choice for analyzing problems over ...
  • Smart Cities Technologies
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    Edited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva and Rogerio Andrade Flauzino
    ISBN 978-953-51-2808-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2807-6,
    244 pages, December, 2016
    What are smart cities? What are their purposes? What are the impacts resulting from their implementations? With these questions in mind, this book is compiled with the primary concern of answering readers with different profiles; from those intereste ...
  • Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials
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    Edited by Matheus Poletto
    ISBN 978-953-51-2794-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2793-2,
    342 pages, November, 2016
    Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials consists of 16 chapters written by international subject matter experts investigating the characteristic and current application of materials from renewable and sustainable sources. The reader will ...
  • Recent Advances in Image and Video Coding
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    Edited by Sudhakar Radhakrishnan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2776-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2775-8,
    274 pages, November, 2016
    This book is intended to attract the attention of practitioners and researchers in academia and industry interested in challenging paradigms of image and video coding algorithms with an emphasis on recent technological developments. All the chapters ...
  • Advances in Microfluidics - New Applications in Biology, Energy, and Materials Sciences
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    Edited by Xiao-Ying Yu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2786-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2785-7,
    420 pages, November, 2016
    Increasing innovations and applications make microfluidics a versatile choice for researchers in many disciplines. This book consists of multiple review chapters that aim to cover recent advances and new applications of microfluidics in biology, elec ...
  • Advances in Colloid Science
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    Edited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman and Abdullah Mohamed Asiri
    ISBN 978-953-51-2774-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2773-4,
    282 pages, November, 2016
    This book Advances in Colloid Science covers a number of up-to-date research advancement and progresses on colloids. It is a promising novel research field that has acknowledged a lot of interest recently. Here, the exciting scientific reports on cut ...
  • Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phenomena and their Applications
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    Edited by Jagannathan Thirumalai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2763-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2762-8,
    386 pages, November, 2016
    The aim of this book is to give readers a broad review of topical worldwide advancements in theoretical and experimental facts, instrumentation and practical applications erudite by luminescent materials and their prospects in dealing with different ...