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  • 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 ...
  • New Advances in Hydrogenation Processes - Fundamentals and Applications
    New Advances in Hydrogenation Processes - Fundamentals and Applications
    Edited by Maryam Takht Ravanchi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2870-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2869-4,
    360 pages, January, 2017
    Hydrogen is one of the abundant elements on earth majorly in the form of water (H2O) and mainly as hydrogen gas (H2). Catalytic hydrogenation is a key reaction that has versatile applications in different industries. The main objective of this book ...
  • Urban Transport Systems
    Urban Transport Systems
    Edited by Hamid Yaghoubi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2874-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2873-1,
    238 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains a collection of latest research developments on the urban transportation systems. It describes rail transit systems, subways, bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, taxicabs, automobiles, etc. This book also studies the technical paramet ...
  • Energy Efficient Buildings
    Energy Efficient Buildings
    Edited by Eng Hwa Yap
    ISBN 978-953-51-2876-2,
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    212 pages, January, 2017
    This book discusses energy efficient buildings and the role they play in our efforts to address climate change, energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by considering buildings and the construction sector's unique position along a critical pa ...
  • Manifolds - Current Research Areas
    Manifolds - Current Research Areas
    Edited by Paul Bracken
    ISBN 978-953-51-2872-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2871-7,
    158 pages, January, 2017
    Differential geometry is a very active field of research and has many applications to areas such as physics and gravity, for example. The papers in this book cover a number of subjects which will be of interest to workers in these areas. It is hoped ...
  • Microwave Systems and Applications
    Microwave Systems and Applications
    Edited by Sotirios K. Goudos
    ISBN 978-953-51-2868-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2867-0,
    432 pages, January, 2017
    Microwave systems are key components of every modern wireless communication system. The main objective of this book was to collect as many different state-of-the-art studies as possible in order to cover in a single volume the main aspects of microwa ...
  • Study of Grain Boundary Character
    Study of Grain Boundary Character
    Edited by Tomasz Tanski and Wojciech Borek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2862-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2861-8,
    182 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains eight chapters with original and innovative research studies in the field of grain boundaries. The results presented in the chapters of this book are very interesting and inspiring. This book will be very valuable to all researcher ...
  • Functionalized Nanomaterials
    Functionalized Nanomaterials
    Edited by Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2856-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2855-7,
    172 pages, December, 2016
    Generally the nanometer scale covers from 1 to 100 nm while discussing the nanomaterials. Nanomaterials have very high potency and emerge with large applications piercing through all the discipline of knowledge, leading to industrial and technologica ...