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  • Solar Cells - Dye-Sensitized Devices
    Solar Cells - Dye-Sensitized Devices
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-735-2
    502 pages, November, 2011
    The second book of the four-volume edition of "Solar cells" is devoted to dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs), which are considered to be extremely promising because they are made of low-cost materials with simple inexpensive manufacturing procedures ...
  • Renewable Energy - Trends and Applications
    Renewable Energy - Trends and Applications
    Editor Majid Nayeripour and Mostafa Kheshti
    ISBN 978-953-307-939-4
    262 pages, November, 2011
    Increase in electricity demand and environmental issues resulted in fast development of energy production from renewable resources. In the long term, application of RES can guarantee the ecologically sustainable energy supply. This book indicates rec ...
  • Biodiesel - Feedstocks and Processing Technologies
    Biodiesel - Feedstocks and Processing Technologies
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva and Gisela Montero
    ISBN 978-953-307-713-0
    470 pages, November, 2011
    The book "Biodiesel: Feedstocks and Processing Technologies" is intended to provide a professional look on the recent achievements and emerging trends in biodiesel production. It includes 22 chapters, organized in two sections. The first book section ...
  • Solar Cells - Thin-Film Technologies
    Solar Cells - Thin-Film Technologies
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-570-9
    468 pages, November, 2011
    The first book of this four-volume edition is dedicated to one of the most promising areas of photovoltaics, which has already reached a large-scale production of the second-generation thin-film solar modules and has resulted in building the powerful ...
  • Solar Cells - Silicon Wafer-Based Technologies
    Solar Cells - Silicon Wafer-Based Technologies
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-747-5
    374 pages, November, 2011
    The third book of four-volume edition of 'Solar Cells' is devoted to solar cells based on silicon wafers, i.e., the main material used in today's photovoltaics. The volume includes the chapters that present new results of research aimed to improve ef ...
  • Solar Cells - New Aspects and Solutions
    Solar Cells - New Aspects and Solutions
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-761-1
    522 pages, November, 2011
    The fourth book of the four-volume edition of 'Solar cells' consists chapters that are general in nature and not related specifically to the so-called photovoltaic generations, novel scientific ideas and technical solutions, which has not properly ap ...
  • Energy Technology and Management
    Energy Technology and Management
    Editor Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-307-742-0
    238 pages, October, 2011
    The civilization of present age is predominantly dependent on energy resources and their utilization. Almost every human activity in today's life needs one or other form of energy. As world's energy resources are not unlimited, it is extremely import ...
  • Nuclear Power - Control, Reliability and Human Factors
    Nuclear Power - Control, Reliability and Human Factors
    Editor Pavel Tsvetkov, Texas A&M University, USA
    ISBN 978-953-307-599-0
    440 pages, September, 2011
    Advances in reactor designs, materials and human-machine interfaces guarantee safety and reliability of emerging reactor technologies, eliminating possibilities for high-consequence human errors as those which have occurred in the past. New instrumen ...