• Analytical Chemistry
    Analytical Chemistry
    Editor Ira S. Krull
    ISBN 978-953-51-0837-5
    154 pages, November, 2012
    The current text deals with several, very important topics of modern, Analytical Chemistry, such as analytical method validation in biotechnology today, principal component analysis, kinetic methods of analysis using potentiometric and spectrophotome ...
  • Superconductivity - Theory and Applications
    Superconductivity - Theory and Applications
    Editor Adir Moyses Luiz
    ISBN 978-953-307-151-0
    358 pages, July, 2011
    Superconductivity was discovered in 1911 by Kamerlingh Onnes. Since the discovery of an oxide superconductor with critical temperature (Tc) approximately equal to 35 K (by Bednorz and Muller 1986), there are a great number of laboratories all over th ...
  • Ferroelectrics
    Editor Indrani Coondoo
    ISBN 978-953-307-439-9
    464 pages, December, 2010
    Ferroelectric materials exhibit a wide spectrum of functional properties, including switchable polarization, piezoelectricity, high non-linear optical activity, pyroelectricity, and non-linear dielectric behaviour. These properties are crucial for ap ...
  • Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy
    Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy
    Editor Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-307-817-5
    270 pages, January, 2012
    Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy is an analytical technique used for the qualitative and quantitative determination of the elements present in different samples like food, nanomaterials, biomaterials, forensics, and industrial wastes. The main aim of t ...
  • Chromatography - The Most Versatile Method of Chemical Analysis
    Chromatography - The Most Versatile Method of Chemical Analysis
    Editor Leonardo de Azevedo Calderon
    ISBN 978-953-51-0813-9
    438 pages, October, 2012
    Nowadays, Chromatography is the most versatile and widespread technique employed in modern chemical analysis and plays a vital role in the advancement of chemistry, biology, medicine and related fields of research. Because of the inherent simplicity ...
  • Electrochemistry
    Editor Mohammed A. A. Khalid
    ISBN 978-953-51-1018-7
    208 pages, February, 2013
    Electrochemistry has been undergoing significant transformations in the last few decades. It is now the province of academics interested only in measuring thermodynamic properties of solutions and of industrialists using electrolysis or manufacturing ...
  • Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology
    Infrared Spectroscopy - Materials Science, Engineering and Technology
    Editor Theophile Theophanides
    ISBN 978-953-51-0537-4
    524 pages, April, 2012
    The present book is a definitive review in the field of Infrared (IR) and Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopies, which are powerful, non invasive imaging techniques. This book brings together multidisciplinary chapters written by leading authorities in ...
  • Current Trends in X-Ray Crystallography
    Current Trends in X-Ray Crystallography
    Editor Annamalai Chandrasekaran
    ISBN 978-953-307-754-3
    450 pages, December, 2011
    This book on X-ray Crystallography is a compilation of current trends in the use of X-ray crystallography and related structural determination methods in various fields. The methods covered here include single crystal small-molecule X-ray crystallogr ...
  • Quantum Chemistry - Molecules for Innovations
    Quantum Chemistry - Molecules for Innovations
    Editor Tomofumi Tada
    ISBN 978-953-51-0372-1
    212 pages, March, 2012
    Molecules, small structures composed of atoms, are essential substances for lives. However, we didn't have the clear answer to the following questions until the 1920s: why molecules can exist in stable as rigid networks between atoms, and why molecul ...
  • Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches
    Green Chemistry - Environmentally Benign Approaches
    Editor Mazaahir Kidwai and Neeraj Kumar Mishra
    ISBN 978-953-51-0334-9
    166 pages, March, 2012
    Green chemistry is chemistry for the environment. It is really a philosophy and way of thinking that can help chemistry in research and production to develop more eco-friendly solutions. Green chemistry is considered an essential piece of a comprehen ...
  • Applications of High-Tc Superconductivity
    Applications of High-Tc Superconductivity
    Editor Adir Moysés Luiz
    ISBN 978-953-307-308-8
    272 pages, June, 2011
    This book is a collection of the chapters intended to study only practical applications of HTS materials. You will find here a great number of research on actual applications of HTS as well as possible future applications of HTS. Depending on the str ...
  • Scanning Probe Microscopy-Physical Property Characterization at Nanoscale
    Scanning Probe Microscopy-Physical Property Characterization at Nanoscale
    Editor Vijay Nalladega
    ISBN 978-953-51-0576-3
    254 pages, April, 2012
    Scanning probe microscopy (SPM) is one of the key enabling tools for the advancement for nanotechnology with applications in many interdisciplinary research areas. This book presents selected original research works on the application of scanning pro ...
  • Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Advances in Chemical Sensors
    Editor Wen Wang
    ISBN 978-953-307-792-5
    358 pages, January, 2012
    The chemical sensor plays an essential role in the fields of environmental conservation and monitoring, disaster and disease prevention, and industrial analysis. A typical chemical sensor is a device that transforms chemical information in a selectiv ...
  • Electrophoresis
    Editor Kiumars Ghowsi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0846-7
    246 pages, November, 2012
    Electrophoresis is defined as the transport of electrically charged particles in a direct current electric field. Electrophoretic separation is based on differential rates of migration in the bulk of the liquid phase and is not concerned with reactio ...
  • Hydrogenation
    Editor Iyad Karamé
    ISBN 978-953-51-0785-9
    338 pages, October, 2012
    The domain of catalytic hydrogenation continues to grow fast, reflecting the wide range of chemical applications that can be enhanced by the easy use of molecular hydrogen. The advances in characterization techniques and their application have improv ...
  • Advances in Crystallization Processes
    Advances in Crystallization Processes
    Editor Yitzhak Mastai
    ISBN 978-953-51-0581-7
    668 pages, April, 2012
    Crystallization is used at some stage in nearly all process industries as a method of production, purification or recovery of solid materials. In recent years, a number of new applications have also come to rely on crystallization processes such as t ...
  • Chemometrics in Practical Applications
    Chemometrics in Practical Applications
    Editor Kurt Varmuza
    ISBN 978-953-51-0438-4
    338 pages, March, 2012
    In the book "Chemometrics in practical applications", various practical applications of chemometric methods in chemistry, biochemistry and chemical technology are presented, and selected chemometric methods are described in tutorial style. The book c ...
  • Vibrational Spectroscopy
    Vibrational Spectroscopy
    Editor Dominique de Caro
    ISBN 978-953-51-0107-9
    178 pages, February, 2012
    The infrared and Raman spectroscopy have applications in numerous fields, namely chemistry, physics, astronomy, biology, medicine, geology, mineralogy etc. This book provides some examples of the use of vibrational spectroscopy in supramolecular chem ...
  • Microemulsions - An Introduction to Properties and Applications
    Microemulsions - An Introduction to Properties and Applications
    Editor Reza Najjar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0247-2
    262 pages, March, 2012
    The rapidly increasing number of applications for microemulsions has kept this relatively old topic still at the top point of research themes. This book provides an assessment of some issues influencing the characteristics and performance of the micr ...
  • Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles
    Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles
    Editor Jeevan K. Prasain
    ISBN 978-953-51-0141-3
    788 pages, February, 2012
    Tandem Mass Spectrometry - Applications and Principles presents comprehensive coverage of theory, instrumentation and major applications of tandem mass spectrometry. The areas covered range from the analysis of drug metabolites, proteins and complex ...