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  • The Thousand Faces of Virtual Reality
    The Thousand Faces of Virtual Reality
    Editor Cecilia Sik Lanyi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1733-9
    170 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1574 times.
    Virtual Reality (VR) has thousand faces. Why? Because from the moment of VRs birth we use it in every field of our life. VR is based on the development of information technology, computer graphics, and strong high speed hardware. VR has high impact n ...
  • Advances in Optical Communication
    Advances in Optical Communication
    Editor Narottam Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-1730-8
    224 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2719 times.
    High-speed optical communication is very much useful in telecommunication systems, data processing and networking. It consists of a transmitter that encodes a message into an optical signal, a channel that carries this optical signal to its desired d ...
  • 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 1947 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 891 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 3471 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 25004 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 18795 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 1789 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 ...