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Our collection of 103 books.

  • ICT - Energy - Concepts Towards Zero - Power Information and Communication Technology
    ICT - Energy - Concepts Towards Zero - Power Information and Communication Technology
    Edited by Giorgos Fagas, Luca Gammaitoni, Douglas Paul and Gabriel Abadal Berini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1218-1,
    252 pages, February, 2014
    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
    Edited by Hironori Nakajima
    ISBN 978-953-51-1170-2,
    522 pages, July, 2013
    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 ...
  • Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing
    Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing
    Edited by Andrew P. Bunger, John McLennan and Rob Jeffrey
    ISBN 978-953-51-1137-5,
    1072 pages, May, 2013
    This book comprises the proceedings for the International Conference for Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing (HF2013) which was held 20-22 May 2013 in Brisbane, Australia. The conference goal was to advance hydraulic fracturing technology ...
  • Sustainable Degradation of Lignocellulosic Biomass - Techniques, Applications and Commercialization
    Sustainable Degradation of Lignocellulosic Biomass - Techniques, Applications and Commercialization
    Edited by Anuj K. Chandel and Silvio Silvério da Silva
    ISBN 978-953-51-1119-1,
    284 pages, May, 2013
    This book provides important aspects of sustainable degradation of lignocellulosic biomass which has a pivotal role for the economic production of several value-added products and biofuels with safe environment. Different pretreatment techniques and ...
  • Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Edited by Mohammad Rasul
    ISBN 978-953-51-1095-8,
    186 pages, April, 2013
    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 ...
  • Power Quality Issues
    Power Quality Issues
    Edited by Ahmed Zobaa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1068-2,
    300 pages, April, 2013
    Given our increasing dependence on technologies, security of the power supply is of the utmost importance. As such, we require cutting-edge and efficient methods of measuring its efficiency and reliability. This book offers chapters on the compressio ...
  • An Update on Power Quality
    An Update on Power Quality
    Edited by Dylan Dah-Chuan Lu
    ISBN 978-953-51-1079-8,
    158 pages, March, 2013
    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
    Edited by Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1050-7,
    552 pages, March, 2013
    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.