Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Management Strategies to Adapt Alpine Space Forests to Climate Change Risks
    Management Strategies to Adapt Alpine Space Forests to Climate Change Risks
    Editor Gillian Ann Cerbu, Marc Hanewinkel, Giacomo Gerosa and Robert Jandl
    ISBN 978-953-51-1194-8
    394 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7954 times.
    Climate scenarios suggest that current forest stands will face radically different temperature and precipitation conditions in the future. Developing future strategies for forest management in the face of uncertain and highly variable forecasts of fu ...
  • Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Editor Stanislaw Grundas and Andrzej Stepniewski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1184-9
    408 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 27693 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
    198 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14025 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 - 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 26732 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 43416 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 11170 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 37170 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 60611 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 ...