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  • Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials
    Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Matheus Poletto
    ISBN 978-953-51-2794-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2793-2,
    342 pages, November, 2016
    Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials consists of 16 chapters written by international subject matter experts investigating the characteristic and current application of materials from renewable and sustainable sources. The reader will ...
  • Supercapacitor Design and Applications
    Supercapacitor Design and Applications
    Edited by Zoran Stevic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2749-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2748-2,
    188 pages, November, 2016
    In this book, authors investigated asymmetric and symmetric supercapacitor configurations for different electrode materials. Besides the already standard activated carbon (AC), studies were done with other materials and technologies for their prepara ...
  • Wind Turbines - Design, Control and Applications
    Wind Turbines - Design, Control and Applications
    Edited by Abdel Ghani Aissaoui and Ahmed Tahour
    ISBN 978-953-51-2496-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2495-5,
    350 pages, July, 2016
    Renewable energies constitute excellent solutions to both the increase of energy consumption and environment problems. Among these energies, wind energy is very interesting. Wind energy is the subject of advanced research. In the development of wind ...
  • Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Edited by Wenping Cao and Yihua Hu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2408-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2407-8,
    322 pages, May, 2016
    The development of renewable energy technologies (such as wind, solar, and biomass) has accelerated the establishment of a low-carbon society. This book provides a glimpse of some recent advancements in modelling, control, electrical generators and p ...
  • Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Edited by Likun Pan and Guang Zhu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2245-6,
    648 pages, February, 2016
    The book summarizes the current state of the know-how in the field of perovskite materials: synthesis, characterization, properties, and applications. Most chapters include a review on the actual knowledge and cutting-edge research results. Thus, th ...
  • Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Edited by Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2184-8,
    396 pages, October, 2015
    This book contains chapters in which the problems of modern photovoltaics are considered. The majority of the chapters provide an overview of the results of research and development of different types of solar cells. Such chapters are completed by a ...
  • Power Quality Issues in Distributed Generation
    Power Quality Issues in Distributed Generation
    Edited by Jaroslaw Luszcz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2187-9,
    154 pages, October, 2015
    This book deals with several selected aspects of electric power quality issues typically faced during grid integration processes of contemporary renewable energy sources. In subsequent chapters of this book the reader will be familiarized with the is ...
  • Biomass Production and Uses
    Biomass Production and Uses
    Edited by Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Leila Queiroz Zepka
    ISBN 978-953-51-2181-7,
    114 pages, October, 2015
    Biomass presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the possibilities for production and use of biomasses of agricultural and industrial importance. Issues related to environment, food, chemicals and energy present serious challenges to t ...