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  • Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Editor Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1728-5
    178 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1671 times.
    Magnesium alloys with their unique physical and chemical properties are important candidates for many modern engineering applications. Their density, being the lowest of all structural metals, makes them the primary choice in global attempts aimed at ...
  • Integrated Use of Space, Geophysical and Hyperspectral Technologies Intended for Monitoring Water Leakages in Water Supply Networks
    Integrated Use of Space, Geophysical and Hyperspectral Technologies Intended for Monitoring Water Leakages in Water Supply Networks
    Editor Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis, Athos Agapiou and Kyriacos Themistocleous
    ISBN 978-953-51-1729-2
    82 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 772 times.
    Remote sensing has been used for water management purposes over the years. This book describes the combination of satellite imagery, in-situ spectroradiometric data and radar techniques for the identification of water leakages in the water supply net ...
  • Progress in Compact Antennas
    Progress in Compact Antennas
    Editor Laure Huitema
    ISBN 978-953-51-1723-0
    212 pages, September, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3050 times.
    Compact antennas are a subject of growing interest from industry and scientific community to equip wireless communicating objects. The need for high performance small antennas and RF front ends is the challenge for future and next generation mobile d ...
  • MATLAB Applications for the Practical Engineer
    MATLAB Applications for the Practical Engineer
    Editor Kelly Bennett
    ISBN 978-953-51-1719-3
    664 pages, September, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 21433 times.
    MATLAB is an indispensable asset for scientists, researchers, and engineers. The richness of the MATLAB computational environment combined with an integrated development environment (IDE) and straightforward interface, toolkits, and simulation and mo ...
  • Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
    Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
    Editor Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-1628-8
    552 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 16337 times.
    This book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of nanotechnology use in drug delivery. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new and ongoin ...
  • Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Geochronology - Methods and Case Studies
    Editor Nils-Axel Morner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1643-1
    204 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1653 times.
    Chronology is the backbone of history, and there is a wise saying stating there is no history without a chronology. Earths evolutionary history is built up by geochronology, i.e. time benchmarks upon which the geological history is built up step by s ...
  • Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats to GNSS: an Appraisal of the Scientific and Technological Outputs of the TRANSMIT Project
    Editor Riccardo Notarpietro, Fabio Dovis, Giorgiana De Franceschi and Marcio Aquino
    ISBN 978-953-51-1642-4
    236 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3780 times.
    TRANSMIT (Training Research and Applications Network to Support the Mitigation of Ionospheric Threats) is an initiative funded by the European Commission through a Marie Curie Initial Training Network. It provided a coordinated program of academic an ...
  • Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Editor Chin-Tsan Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1627-1
    96 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2125 times.
    Faced with the upcoming serious deficiency of energy, food and water, along with inevitable environmental pollution, much related research has been on the upsurge because Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) seem to be one of the solutions to these concerns i ...