Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Sustainable Aquaculture Techniques
    Sustainable Aquaculture Techniques
    Editor Martha Patricia Hernandez- Vergara and Carlos Ivan Perez-Rostro
    ISBN 978-953-51-1224-2
    265 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1590 times.
    This book presents some innovative developments in sustainable aquaculture practices in the context of environmental protection and seafood production techniques. The chapters are written by experts in their respective areas, so that their contributi ...
  • Hydraulic Conductivity
    Hydraulic Conductivity
    Editor Vanderlei Rodrigues da Silva
    ISBN 978-953-51-1208-2
    209 pages, December, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 1598 times.
    This book is a research publication that covers original research on developments within the Hydraulic Conductivity field of study. The book is a collection of reviewed scholarly contributions written by different authors. Each scholarly contributio ...
  • Applied Bioremediation - Active and Passive Approaches
    Applied Bioremediation - Active and Passive Approaches
    Editor Yogesh B. Patil and Prakash Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-1200-6
    394 pages, October, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7571 times.
    Bioremediation technologies are gaining immense credibility in the field of waste management because of their eco-compatibility nature. Biomass can interact and confront with water and soil pollutants in both active (live) as well as passive (dead) w ...
  • Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Editor Stanislaw Grundas and Andrzej Stepniewski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1184-9
    398 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12311 times.
    The idea of this book was born due to the rapid increase of the interest in excellence of agricultural production in the aspect of both – the quality of raw material for food production as well as in the aspect of environment protection. Agrophysic ...
  • Crop Production
    Crop Production
    Editor Aakash Goyal and Muhammad Asif
    ISBN 978-953-51-1174-0
    189 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8460 times.
    Humans are depended on crops for food, fibber and more recently for fuel. Demands for crop production in rising because of increasing population, change in food habits and biofuel consumption. The book focus on challenges, progress and prospects of c ...
  • Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1154-2
    370 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21179 times.
    This book contains a collection of different biodegradation research activities where biological processes take place. The book has two main sections: A) Polymers and Surfactants Biodegradation and B) Biodegradation: Microbial Behaviour.
  • Biodegradation of Hazardous and Special Products
    Biodegradation of Hazardous and Special Products
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1155-9
    178 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7110 times.
    This book contains a collection of different research activities that include the biodegradation compounds with contaminant characteristics and special products of different interests as an added value product or that allows following up various biol ...
  • Herbicides - Current Research and Case Studies in Use
    Herbicides - Current Research and Case Studies in Use
    Editor Andrew J. Price and Jessica A. Kelton
    ISBN 978-953-51-1112-2
    652 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22840 times.
    Herbicide use is a common component of many weed management strategies in both agricultural and non-crop settings. However, herbicide use practices and recommendations are continuously updated and revised to provide control of ever-changing weed com ...