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  • Solar Radiation Applications
    Solar Radiation Applications
    Editor Segun Raphael Bello
    ISBN 978-953-51-2124-4
    188 pages, May, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 930 times.
    Two essential components of solar energy which are derivable from the sun-radiant light (passive solar power) and heat (active solar powers) have been harnessed for decades using a range of continuously-evolving and cutting-edge technologies. Such te ...
  • Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Editor Moustafa M. Eissa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2038-4
    348 pages, April, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 3050 times.
    This book is intended for academics and engineers who are working in universities, research institutes, utility and industry sectors wishing to enhance their idea and get new information about the energy efficiency developments in smart grid. The rea ...
  • ICT - Energy - Concepts Towards Zero - Power Information and Communication Technology
    ICT - Energy - Concepts Towards Zero - Power Information and Communication Technology
    Editor Giorgos Fagas, Luca Gammaitoni, Douglas Paul and Gabriel Abadal Berini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1218-1
    252 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 12309 times.
    A sustainable future for our information society relies on bridging the gap between the energy required to operate portable ICT devices with the energy available from portable/mobile sources. The only viable solution is attacking the gap from both si ...
  • 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
    522 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 31682 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 ...
  • Power Quality Issues
    Power Quality Issues
    Editor Ahmed Zobaa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1068-2
    300 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23326 times.
  • Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Editor Mohammad Rasul
    ISBN 978-953-51-1095-8
    186 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 29353 times.
    Thermal power plants are one of the most important process industries for engineering professionals. Over the past decades, the power sector is facing a number of critical issues; however, the most fundamental challenge is meeting the growing power d ...
  • An Update on Power Quality
    An Update on Power Quality
    Editor Dylan Dah-Chuan Lu
    ISBN 978-953-51-1079-8
    158 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21420 times.
    Power quality is an important measure of fitness of electricity networks. With increasing renewable energy generations and usage of power electronics converters, it is important to investigate how these developments will have an impact to existing an ...
  • Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Editor Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1050-7
    552 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 43347 times.
    This book offers reviews of state-of-the-art conversion techniques for biofuels. It focuses on the latest development for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels that should be of interest to the chemical scientists and technologists.