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  • 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 954 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 ...
  • Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Editor Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-1591-5
    350 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1626 times.
    Strontium aluminate cement is special inorganic cement with the properties which make it favorable for various special applications such as refractory products, macro defect free (MDF) composites, blended cements and expansive cements for high temper ...
  • Land Applications of Radar Remote Sensing
    Land Applications of Radar Remote Sensing
    Editor Francesco Holecz, Paolo Pasquali, Nada Milisavljevic and Damien Closson
    ISBN 978-953-51-1589-2
    318 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 5429 times.
    The aim of this book is to demonstrate the use of SAR data in three application domains, i.e. land cover (Part II), topography (Part III), and land motion (Part IV). These are preceded by Part I, where an extensive and complete review on speckle and ...
  • Light Metal Alloys Applications
    Light Metal Alloys Applications
    Editor Waldemar A. Monteiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-1588-5
    250 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3424 times.
    Lightweight alloys have become of great importance in engineering for construction of transportation equipment. At present, the metals that serve as the base of the principal light alloys are aluminum and magnesium. One of the most important lightwei ...
  • Modern Electrochemical Methods in Nano, Surface and Corrosion Science
    Modern Electrochemical Methods in Nano, Surface and Corrosion Science
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1586-1
    350 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3147 times.
    The basics and principles of new electrochemical methods and also their usage for fabrication and analysis of different nanostructures were discussed in this book. These methods consist of electrochemical methods in nanoscale (e.g. electrochemical at ...
  • Advanced Geoscience Remote Sensing
    Advanced Geoscience Remote Sensing
    Editor Maged Marghany
    ISBN 978-953-51-1581-6
    280 pages, June, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1690 times.
    Nowadays, advanced remote sensing technology plays tremendous roles to build a quantitative and comprehensive understanding of how the Earth system operates. The advanced remote sensing technology is also used widely to monitor and survey the natural ...
  • Dynamic Programming and Bayesian Inference, Concepts and Applications
    Dynamic Programming and Bayesian Inference, Concepts and Applications
    Editor Mohammad Saber Fallah Nezhad
    ISBN 978-953-51-1364-5
    164 pages, April, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 923 times.
    Dynamic programming and Bayesian inference have been both intensively and extensively developed during recent years. Because of these developments, interest in dynamic programming and Bayesian inference and their applications has greatly increased at ...
  • Optical Sensors - New Developments and Practical Applications
    Optical Sensors - New Developments and Practical Applications
    Editor Mohamad Yasin, Sulaiman Wadi Harun and Hamzah Arof
    ISBN 978-953-51-1233-4
    238 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2369 times.
    This book is a compilation of works presenting recent developments and practical applications in optical sensor technology. It contains 10 chapters that encompass contributions from various individuals and research groups working in the area of optic ...