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  • Recent Trends in Multi-user MIMO Communications
    Recent Trends in Multi-user MIMO Communications
    Editor Maha Ben Zid
    ISBN 978-953-51-1210-5
    182 pages, December, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 1692 times.
    This book emphasis on multi-user MIMO communication. It covers a collection of the major topics and issues in multi-user MIMO systems. Recent Trends in Multi-user MIMO Communications provides a tutorial overview of the latest technologies and researc ...
  • New Advances in Image Fusion
    New Advances in Image Fusion
    Editor Qiguang Miao
    ISBN 978-953-51-1206-8
    118 pages, November, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 1924 times.
    Image Fusion is an important branch of information fusion, and it is also an important technology for image understanding and computer vision. The fusion process is to merging different images into one to get more accurate description for the scene. ...
  • Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical and Electronic Applications
    Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical and Electronic Applications
    Editor Theo van de Ven and Louis Godbout
    ISBN 978-953-51-1191-7
    304 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8685 times.
    This book on cellulose, the second in a series of three, deals with the many applications of cellulose, both established ones and those that are emerging. It shows the richness in the way cellulose can be modified to serve a large variety of function ...
  • Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Editor Theo van de Ven and John Kadla
    ISBN 978-953-51-1172-6
    226 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5908 times.
    Cellulose is only one of the components of biomass, although being the most abundant. To make useful chemicals or materials from cellulose requires as the first step the separation of cellulose from biomass. Various issues of cellulose extraction and ...
  • Natural Disasters - Multifaceted Aspects in Management and Impact Assessment
    Natural Disasters - Multifaceted Aspects in Management and Impact Assessment
    Editor Olga Petrucci
    ISBN 978-953-51-1190-0
    113 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 2537 times.
    This book is an overview of the complex and multifaceted topic of natural disasters impact. Several possible approaches can be undertaken to assess economic, psychological, societal or environmental damage caused by natural disasters, aiming to reduc ...
  • Mechanism of Sedimentary Basin Formation - Multidisciplinary Approach on Active Plate Margins
    Mechanism of Sedimentary Basin Formation - Multidisciplinary Approach on Active Plate Margins
    Editor Yasuto Itoh
    ISBN 978-953-51-1193-1
    304 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11777 times.
    This book is devoted to the mechanisms of sedimentary basin formation on active plate margins, which show enormous diversity reflecting complex tectonic processes. Multidisciplinary approach pursuing basin-forming mechanism is based on geology, sedim ...
  • Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Editor Marco G. Beghi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1189-4
    598 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10300 times.
    Acoustics is a mature field which enjoys a never ending youth. New developments are induced by either the search for a better understanding, or by technological innovations. Micro-fabrication techniques introduced a whole new class of microdevices, w ...
  • Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects
    Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects
    Editor Theo van de Ven and Louis Godbout
    ISBN 978-953-51-1183-2
    366 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8525 times.
    Cellulose is destined to play a major role in the emerging bioeconomy. Awareness of the environment and a depletion of fossil fuels are some of the driving forces for looking at forest biomaterials for an alternative source of energy, chemicals and m ...