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  • Vortex Structures in Fluid Dynamic Problems
    Vortex Structures in Fluid Dynamic Problems NEW
    Edited by Hector Perez-de-Tejada
    ISBN 978-953-51-2944-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2943-1,
    278 pages, March, 2017
    The contents of the book cover topics on vortex dynamics in a variety of flow problems and describe observational measurements and their interpretation. The book contains 13 chapters that first include vortices in the earth and planetary sciences rel ...
  • Vortex Dynamics and Optical Vortices
    Vortex Dynamics and Optical Vortices NEW
    Edited by Hector Perez-de-Tejada
    ISBN 978-953-51-2930-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2929-5,
    342 pages, March, 2017
    The contents of the book cover a wide variety of topics related to the analysis of the dynamics of vortices and describe the results of experiments, computational modeling and their interpretation. The book contains 13 chapters reaching areas of phys ...
  • Optical Interferometry
    Optical Interferometry
    Edited by Alexander A. Banishev, Mithun Bhowmick and Jue Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2956-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2955-4,
    258 pages, February, 2017
    Optical methods of measurements are the most sensitive techniques of noncontact investigations, and at the same time, they are fast as well as accurate which increases reproducibility of observed results. In recent years, the importance of optical in ...
  • X-ray Scattering
    X-ray Scattering
    Edited by Alicia Esther Ares
    ISBN 978-953-51-2888-5,
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    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 ...
  • Applications of Laser Ablation - Thin Film Deposition, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Surface Modification
    Applications of Laser Ablation - Thin Film Deposition, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Surface Modification
    Edited by Dongfang Yang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2812-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2811-3,
    426 pages, December, 2016
    Laser ablation refers to the phenomenon in which a low wavelength and short pulse (ns-fs) duration of laser beam irradiates the surface of a target to induce instant local vaporization of the target material generating a plasma plume consisting of ph ...
  • Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phenomena and their Applications
    Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phenomena and their Applications badge
    Edited by Jagannathan Thirumalai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2763-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2762-8,
    386 pages, November, 2016
    The aim of this book is to give readers a broad review of topical worldwide advancements in theoretical and experimental facts, instrumentation and practical applications erudite by luminescent materials and their prospects in dealing with different ...
  • Microscopy and Analysis
    Microscopy and Analysis
    Edited by Stefan G. Stanciu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2579-2,
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    440 pages, September, 2016
    Microscopes represent tools of the utmost importance for a wide range of disciplines. Without them, it would have been impossible to stand where we stand today in terms of understanding the structure and functions of organelles and cells, tissue comp ...
  • High Energy and Short Pulse Lasers
    High Energy and Short Pulse Lasers
    Edited by Richard Viskup
    ISBN 978-953-51-2607-2,
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    424 pages, September, 2016
    This book gives the readers an introduction to experimental and theoretical knowledge acquired by large-scale laser laboratories that are dealing with extra-high peak power and ultrashort laser pulses for research of terawatt (TW), petawatt (PW), or ...