Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Biodegradation - Engineering and Technology
    Biodegradation - Engineering and Technology
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1153-5
    484 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 25591 times.
    This book contains a collection of different research activities where several technologies have been applied to the optimization of biodegradation processes. The book has three main sections: A) Hydrocarbons biodegradation, B) Biodegradation and ana ...
  • Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Biodegradation - Life of Science
    Editor Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1154-2
    378 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 41637 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
    186 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10823 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
    662 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 35842 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 ...
  • Photosynthesis
    Photosynthesis
    Editor Zvy Dubinsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-1161-0
    380 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 59456 times.
    Among the myriads of volumes dedicated to various aspects of photosynthesis, the current one is singular in integrating an update of the most recent insights on this most important biological process in the biosphere. While photosynthesis fuels all t ...
  • Herbicides - Advances in Research
    Herbicides - Advances in Research
    Editor Andrew J. Price and Jessica A. Kelton
    ISBN 978-953-51-1122-1
    320 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14900 times.
    Herbicides represent one of the most widely used groups of pesticides worldwide for control of weed species in agricultural and non-crop settings. Due to the extensive use of herbicides and their value in weed management, herbicide research remains ...
  • Plant Breeding from Laboratories to Fields
    Plant Breeding from Laboratories to Fields
    Editor Sven Bode Andersen
    ISBN 978-953-51-1090-3
    298 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 31381 times.
    Breeding of crop plants to make them more adapted to human agricultural systems has been on-going during domestication the last 10 000 years. However, only recently with the invention of the Mendelian principles of genetics and the subsequent develo ...
  • Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - A Role for Antioxidants
    Editor José A. Morales-González
    ISBN 978-953-51-1123-8
    512 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 38951 times.
    This work responds to the need to find, in a sole document, the affect of oxidative stress at different levels, as well as treatment with antioxidants to revert and diminish the damage. Oxidative Stress and Chronic Degenerative Diseases - a Role for ...