Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Current Topics in Phylogenetics and Phylogeography of Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems
    Current Topics in Phylogenetics and Phylogeography of Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems
    Editor Kesara Anamthawat-Jónsson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0217-5
    156 pages, March, 2012
    Mapping phylogenetics on geographical scales is one of the most important scientific aspects of bioscience research. Changes in the environment have evidently shaped the geographical distribution of organisms on land and in the oceans seen today. Ove ...
  • Morphometrics
    Morphometrics
    Editor Christina Wahl
    ISBN 978-953-51-0172-7
    120 pages, March, 2012
    It is human nature to measure things, and this holds true for science as well as everyday life. The five papers in this book demonstrate the usefulness of a morphometric approach to a variety of subjects in natural history, including systematics, ph ...
  • Marine Ecosystems
    Marine Ecosystems
    Editor Antonio Cruzado
    ISBN 978-953-51-0176-5
    322 pages, March, 2012
    Marine ecosystems, a very wide topic, includes many different processes, groups of organisms and geographical peculiarities. The objective of this book is to present various topics of great importance for understanding the marine ecosystems, what the ...
  • Applied Photosynthesis
    Applied Photosynthesis
    Editor Mohammad Mahdi Najafpour
    ISBN 978-953-51-0061-4
    432 pages, March, 2012
    Photosynthesis is one of the most important reactions on Earth, and it is a scientific field that is intrinsically interdisciplinary, with many research groups examining it. This book is aimed at providing applied aspects of photosynthesis. Different ...
  • Weed Control
    Weed Control
    Editor Andrew J. Price
    ISBN 978-953-51-0159-8
    276 pages, February, 2012
    Crop loss due to weeds has challenged agricultural managers since man began to develop the first farming systems. In the past century, however, much progress has been made to reduce weed interference in crop settings through effective yet mostly non ...
  • Artificial Photosynthesis
    Artificial Photosynthesis
    Editor Mohammad Mahdi Najafpour
    ISBN 978-953-307-966-0
    298 pages, February, 2012
    Photosynthesis is one of the most important reactions on Earth, and it is a scientific field that is intrinsically interdisciplinary, with many research groups examining it. We could learn many strategies from photosynthesis and can apply these strat ...
  • Integrated Pest Management and Pest Control - Current and Future Tactics
    Integrated Pest Management and Pest Control - Current and Future Tactics
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-0050-8
    682 pages, February, 2012
    Integrated Pest Management is an effective and environmentally sensitive approach that relies on a combination of common-sense practices. Its programs use current and comprehensive information on the life cycles of pests and their interactions with t ...
  • Food Industrial Processes - Methods and Equipment
    Food Industrial Processes - Methods and Equipment
    Editor Benjamin Valdez
    ISBN 978-953-307-905-9
    424 pages, February, 2012
    The global food industry has the largest number of demanding and knowledgeable consumers: the world population of seven billion inhabitants, since every person eats! This population requires food products that fulfill the high quality standards estab ...