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  • Urban Transport Systems
    Urban Transport Systems NEW
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    Edited by Hamid Yaghoubi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2874-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2873-1,
    238 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains a collection of latest research developments on the urban transportation systems. It describes rail transit systems, subways, bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, taxicabs, automobiles, etc. This book also studies the technical paramet ...
  • Energy Efficient Buildings
    Energy Efficient Buildings NEW
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    Edited by Eng Hwa Yap
    ISBN 978-953-51-2876-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2875-5,
    212 pages, January, 2017
    This book discusses energy efficient buildings and the role they play in our efforts to address climate change, energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by considering buildings and the construction sector's unique position along a critical pa ...
  • Manifolds - Current Research Areas
    Manifolds - Current Research Areas NEW
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    Edited by Paul Bracken
    ISBN 978-953-51-2872-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2871-7,
    158 pages, January, 2017
    Differential geometry is a very active field of research and has many applications to areas such as physics and gravity, for example. The papers in this book cover a number of subjects which will be of interest to workers in these areas. It is hoped ...
  • Microwave Systems and Applications
    Microwave Systems and Applications NEW
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    Edited by Sotirios K. Goudos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2868-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2867-0,
    432 pages, January, 2017
    Microwave systems are key components of every modern wireless communication system. The main objective of this book was to collect as many different state-of-the-art studies as possible in order to cover in a single volume the main aspects of microwa ...
  • Study of Grain Boundary Character
    Study of Grain Boundary Character NEW
    Edited by Tomasz Tanski and Wojciech Borek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2862-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2861-8,
    182 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains eight chapters with original and innovative research studies in the field of grain boundaries. The results presented in the chapters of this book are very interesting and inspiring. This book will be very valuable to all researcher ...
  • Functionalized Nanomaterials
    Functionalized Nanomaterials NEW
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    Edited by Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2856-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2855-7,
    172 pages, December, 2016
    Generally the nanometer scale covers from 1 to 100 nm while discussing the nanomaterials. Nanomaterials have very high potency and emerge with large applications piercing through all the discipline of knowledge, leading to industrial and technologica ...
  • Operations Research - the Art of Making Good Decisions
    Operations Research - the Art of Making Good Decisions NEW
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    Edited by Kuodi Jian
    ISBN 978-953-51-2818-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2817-5,
    140 pages, December, 2016
    This book is dedicated to operations research of broad applications, such as improving informational bases of performance measurement with grey relational analysis, application of lean methodologies in a neurosurgery high dependency unit, iteration a ...
  • Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Aerosols - Science and Case Studies NEW
    Edited by Konstantin Volkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2844-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2843-4,
    204 pages, December, 2016
    Aerosols have a significant impact on technological processes and human activities. In many cases, aerosols are at the core of human health, environmental and technological problems (climate change and air quality). However, aerosols can be successfu ...