Engineering

  • 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
    244 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2295 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
    511 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20346 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 10125 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 ...
  • Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Editor Ernesto Benini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1166-5
    260 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19142 times.
    There has been a remarkable difference in the research and development regarding gas turbine technology for transportation and power generation. The former remains substantially florid and unaltered with respect to the past as the superiority of air- ...
  • Selected Topics in WiMAX
    Selected Topics in WiMAX
    Editor Gianni Pasolini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1157-3
    148 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5317 times.
    In June 2001, operators and equipment vendors in the communications ecosystem founded the nonprofit WiMAX Forum, an industry-led organization aimed at harmonizing broadband wireless access standards. Nowadays, about 10 years later, the WiMAX technolo ...
  • Radio Frequency Identification from System to Applications
    Radio Frequency Identification from System to Applications
    Editor Mamun Bin Ibne Reaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1143-6
    450 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 36631 times.
    RFID based application creates tremendous new business opportunities such as the support of independent living of elderly and disabled persons, efficient supply chains, efficient anti-counterfeiting and better environmental monitoring. RFID data mana ...
  • Advances in Micro/Nano Electromechanical Systems and Fabrication Technologies
    Advances in Micro/Nano Electromechanical Systems and Fabrication Technologies
    Editor Kenichi Takahata
    ISBN 978-953-51-1085-9
    226 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11328 times.
    MEMS technology is increasingly penetrating into our lives and improving our quality of life. In parallel to this, advances in nanotechnology and nanomaterials have been catalyzing the rise of NEMS. Consisting of nine chapters reviewing state-of-the- ...
  • Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1149-8
    230 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 15315 times.
    Surface engineering can be defined as an enabling technology used in a wide range of industrial activities. Surface engineering was founded by detecting surface features which destroy most of pieces, e.g. abrasion, corrosion, fatigue, and disruption; ...