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  • Photonic Crystals
    Photonic Crystals
    Editor Alireza Bananej
    ISBN 978-953-51-2121-3
    178 pages, April, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 532 times.
    As a reason of information explosion, electronic communication networks are not sufficient for high bit rate data transmission. This problem has been solved by optical networks which caused the birth of a new area of technology, photonics. In photoni ...
  • Sintering Techniques of Materials
    Sintering Techniques of Materials
    Editor Arunachalam Lakshmanan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2033-9
    198 pages, April, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 985 times.
    The book covers new sintering techniques on ceramic materials, metals and composites as well as reprocessed PTFE. The book covers theoretical as well as experimental aspects on Spark Plasma Sintered (SPS) Porous copper, development of cutting blades ...
  • Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments
    Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments
    Editor Harry Edmar Schulz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2034-6
    166 pages, April, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 653 times.
    The present book on Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments contains six chapters, each of which devoted to a topic considered interesting to compose this book. Although the tools used in the different chapters are somewhat superposed, a first class ...
  • Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Editor Shuanggen Jin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1738-4
    212 pages, March, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 1909 times.
    Satellite positioning techniques, particularly global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), are capable of measuring small changes of the Earths shape and atmosphere, as well as surface characteristics with an unprecedented accuracy. This book is devo ...
  • Field Effect Electroosmosis - A Novel Phenomenon in Electrokinetics and its Applications in Capillary Electrophoresis
    Field Effect Electroosmosis - A Novel Phenomenon in Electrokinetics and its Applications in Capillary Electrophoresis
    Editor Kiumars Ghowsi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2025-4
    108 pages, March, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 588 times.
    Electrophoresis is defined as the transport of electrically charged particles in a direct current electric field. Electrophoresis has been around for more than a century as a phenomenon in electrokinetics. Field effect electroosmosis is a novel pheno ...
  • Infrared Spectroscopy - Anharmonicity of Biomolecules, Crosslinking of Biopolymers, Food Quality and Medical Applications
    Infrared Spectroscopy - Anharmonicity of Biomolecules, Crosslinking of Biopolymers, Food Quality and Medical Applications
    Editor Theophanides Theophile
    ISBN 978-953-51-1737-7
    172 pages, March, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 819 times.
    This informative and state-of-the-art book on Infrared Spectroscopy is addressed to Researchers in Medicine as well as to Pharmaceutical Industry and Agriculture. It features 7 specialized chapters of MIRS and NIRS covering applications in proteins a ...
  • Advances in Optical Fiber Technology: Fundamental Optical Phenomena and Applications
    Advances in Optical Fiber Technology: Fundamental Optical Phenomena and Applications
    Editor Moh Yasin, Hamzah Arof and Sulaiman Wadi Harun
    ISBN 978-953-51-1742-1
    450 pages, February, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 1633 times.
    This book is a compilation of works presenting recent developments and practical applications in optical fiber technology. It contains 13 chapters from various institutions that represent global research in various topics such as scattering, dispersi ...
  • Gas Turbines - Materials, Modeling and Performance
    Gas Turbines - Materials, Modeling and Performance
    Editor Gurrappa Injeti
    ISBN 978-953-51-1743-8
    170 pages, February, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 1278 times.
    This book presents current research in the area of gas turbines for different applications. It is a highly useful book providing a variety of topics ranging from basic understanding about the materials and coatings selection, designing and modeling o ...