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  • Some Advanced Functionalities of Optical Amplifiers
    Some Advanced Functionalities of Optical Amplifiers
    Editor Sisir Kumar Garai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2237-1
    178 pages, December, 2015
    With the explosion of information traffic, the role of optical amplifiers becomes very significant in fulfilling the demand of faster optical signals and data processing in the field of communication. This book covers different advanced functionaliti ...
  • Wavelet Transform and Some of Its Real-World Applications
    Wavelet Transform and Some of Its Real-World Applications
    Editor Dumitru Baleanu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2230-2
    132 pages, December, 2015
    The book contains six chapters. The use of the progressive regressive strategy for biometrical authentication through the use of human gait and face images was investigated. A new lossy image compression technique that uses singular value decompositi ...
  • Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects and Current Trends
    Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects and Current Trends
    Editor Matheus Poletto and Heitor Luiz Ornaghi Junior
    ISBN 978-953-51-2229-6
    282 pages, December, 2015
    Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects and Current Trends consists of 10 chapters written by international subject matter experts investigating the characteristics and current applications of this fascinating material. This book will help the reader to deve ...
  • Effects of Sediment Transport on Hydraulic Structures
    Effects of Sediment Transport on Hydraulic Structures
    Editor Vlassios Hrissanthou
    ISBN 978-953-51-2231-9
    122 pages, December, 2015
    Sediment transport is a significant part of the scientific area of river hydraulics. Therefore, the first section of the present book presents effects of sediment transport on hydraulic structures, that concern alluvial channel hydraulics. The second ...
  • New Applications of Electric Drives
    New Applications of Electric Drives
    Editor Miroslav Chomat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2233-3
    194 pages, December, 2015
    In the last few decades, electric drives have found their place in a considerable number of diverse applications. They are successfully replacing some other traditional types of drives owing to their better performance and excellent controllability. ...
  • Nanoparticles Technology
    Nanoparticles Technology
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2214-2
    132 pages, December, 2015
    During the past years, scientists have achieved significant success in the nanoscience and nanotechnology. Nanotechnology is a field of applied sciences which is focused on design, production, detection, and employing the nano-size materials, pieces, ...
  • Electroplating of Nanostructures
    Electroplating of Nanostructures
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2213-5
    318 pages, December, 2015
    The electroplating was widely used to electrodeposit the nanostructures because of its relatively low deposition temperature, low cost and controlling the thickness of the coatings. With advances in electronics and microprocessor, the amount and form ...
  • New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Chaoqun Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2228-9
    132 pages, December, 2015
    This book contains five chapters detailing significant advances in and applications of new turbulence theory and fluid dynamics modeling with a focus on wave propagation from arbitrary depths to shallow waters, computational modeling for predicting o ...