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  • Mass Transfer - Advances in Sustainable Energy and Environment Oriented Numerical Modeling
    Mass Transfer - Advances in Sustainable Energy and Environment Oriented Numerical Modeling
    Editor Hironori Nakajima
    ISBN 978-953-51-1170-2
    511 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20410 times.
    Our knowledge of mass transfer processes has been extended and applied to various fields of science and engineering including industrial processes in recent years. Since mass transfer is primordial phenomenon, it plays a key role in the scientific re ...
  • Remote Sensing of Environment - Integrated Approaches
    Remote Sensing of Environment - Integrated Approaches
    Editor Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis
    ISBN 978-953-51-1152-8
    211 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10159 times.
    This book covers the latest developments in remote sensing theory and applications by numerous researchers, experts and collaborators of the Remote Sensing and Geo-Environment Lab of the Department of Civil Engineering and Geomatics of the Cyprus Uni ...
  • Earthquake Engineering
    Earthquake Engineering
    Editor Halil Sezen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0694-4
    336 pages, August, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 50588 times.
    Recent major earthquakes around the world have shown the vulnerability of infrastructure and the need for research to better understand the nature of seismic events and their effects on structures. As a result, earthquake engineering research has bee ...
  • Hydrodynamics - Theory and Model
    Hydrodynamics - Theory and Model
    Editor Jinhai Zheng
    ISBN 978-953-51-0130-7
    306 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 38237 times.
    With the amazing advances of scientific research, Hydrodynamics - Theory and Application presents the engineering applications of hydrodynamics from many countries around the world. A wide range of topics are covered in this book, including the theor ...
  • Earthquake-Resistant Structures - Design, Assessment and Rehabilitation
    Earthquake-Resistant Structures - Design, Assessment and Rehabilitation
    Editor Abbas Moustafa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0123-9
    524 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 103995 times.
    This book deals with earthquake-resistant structures, such as, buildings, bridges and liquid storage tanks. It contains twenty chapters covering several interesting research topics written by researchers and experts in the field of earthquake enginee ...
  • Smart Home Systems
    Smart Home Systems
    Editor Mahmoud A. Al-Qutayri
    ISBN 978-953-307-050-6
    194 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 69792 times.
    Smart homes are intelligent environments that interact dynamically and respond readily in an adaptive manner to the needs of the occupants and changes in the ambient conditions.  The realization of systems that support the smart homes concept requi ...
  • Geoscience and Remote Sensing New Achievements
    Geoscience and Remote Sensing New Achievements
    Editor Pasquale Imperatore and Daniele Riccio
    ISBN 978-953-7619-97-8
    508 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 151126 times.
    Our planet is nowadays continuously monitored by powerful remote sensors operating in wide portions of the electromagnetic spectrum. Our capability of acquiring detailed information on the environment has been revolutionized by revealing its inner s ...
  • Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Editor Pei-Gee Peter Ho
    ISBN 978-953-307-003-2
    598 pages, October, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 161442 times.
    Remote Sensing is collecting and interpreting information on targets without being in physical contact with the objects. Aircraft, satellites ...etc are the major platforms for remote sensing observations. Unlike electrical, magnetic and gravity su ...