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  • Emotion and Attention Recognition Based on Biological Signals and Images
    Emotion and Attention Recognition Based on Biological Signals and Images NEW
    Edited by Seyyed Abed Hosseini
    ISBN 978-953-51-2916-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2915-8,
    94 pages, February, 2017
    Emotion, stress, and attention recognition are the most important aspects in neuropsychology, cognitive science, neuroscience, and engineering. Biological signals and images processing such as galvanic skin response (GSR), electrocardiography (ECG), ...
  • Proceedings of the 2nd Czech-China Scientific Conference 2016
    Proceedings of the 2nd Czech-China Scientific Conference 2016 NEW
    Edited by Jaromir Gottvald and Petr Praus
    ISBN 978-953-51-2858-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2857-1,
    432 pages, February, 2017
    This book comprises the proceedings of the 2nd Czech-China Scientific Conference 2016 which was held on 7th June 2016 in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The objective of the conference was to present the latest achievements in the fields of advanced science ...
  • Household Hazardous Waste Management
    Household Hazardous Waste Management NEW
    Edited by Daniel Mmereki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2910-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2909-7,
    90 pages, February, 2017
    Rapid global urbanization and increases in living standards in recent decades have led to changes in the household hazardous waste (HHW) generation characteristics due to increases in buying power and easier access to products that are convenient but ...
  • Magnesium Alloys
    Magnesium Alloys NEW
    Edited by Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2898-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2897-7,
    248 pages, February, 2017
    Magnesium alloys usually have desirable properties including high chemical stability, easy processing and manufacturing, and also lightweight. Magnesium alloys weigh about 70% of aluminum alloy weight and 30% of iron and steel weight. Most of these a ...
  • Earthquakes - Tectonics, Hazard and Risk Mitigation
    Earthquakes - Tectonics, Hazard and Risk Mitigation NEW
    Edited by Taher Zouaghi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2886-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2885-4,
    386 pages, February, 2017
    This book is devoted to diverse aspects of earthquake researches, especially to new achievements in seismicity that involves geosciences, assessment, and mitigation. Chapters contain advanced materials of detailed engineering investigations, which ca ...
  • Occupational Health
    Occupational Health NEW
    Edited by Orhan Korhan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2890-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2889-2,
    258 pages, February, 2017
    Occupational Health deals with all aspects of health and safety in the workplace and has a strong focus on primary prevention of hazards. A wide array of workplace hazards presents risks to the health and safety of people at work, which include physi ...
  • Frontiers in Bioenergy and Biofuels
    Frontiers in Bioenergy and Biofuels
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Leila Queiroz Zepka
    ISBN 978-953-51-2892-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2891-5,
    522 pages, January, 2017
    Frontiers in Bioenergy and Biofuels presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the possibilities for production and use of bioenergy, biofuels, and coproducts. Issues related to environment, food, and energy present serious challenges t ...
  • X-ray Scattering
    X-ray Scattering
    Edited by Alicia Esther Ares
    ISBN 978-953-51-2888-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2887-8,
    226 pages, January, 2017
    X-ray scattering techniques are a family of nondestructive analytical techniques. Using these techniques, scientists obtain information about the crystal structure and chemical and physical properties of materials. Nowadays, different techniques are ...