Engineering

  • Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications NEW
    Editor Shuanggen Jin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1738-4
    212 pages, March, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 880 times.
    Satellite positioning techniques, particularly global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), are capable of measuring small changes of the Earths shape and atmosphere, as well as surface characteristics with an unprecedented accuracy. This book is devo ...
  • Gas Turbines - Materials, Modeling and Performance
    Gas Turbines - Materials, Modeling and Performance
    Editor Gurrappa Injeti
    ISBN 978-953-51-1743-8
    170 pages, February, 2015
    All chapters downloaded 565 times.
    This book presents current research in the area of gas turbines for different applications. It is a highly useful book providing a variety of topics ranging from basic understanding about the materials and coatings selection, designing and modeling o ...
  • Contemporary Issues in Wireless Communications
    Contemporary Issues in Wireless Communications
    Editor Mutamed Khatib
    ISBN 978-953-51-1732-2
    252 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2034 times.
    Wireless communications have a strong impact on improving the quality of life in this century. Smart phones industry is now considered one of the most attractive fields, so advanced research is conducted in order to improve the quality of service in ...
  • Advances in Optical Communication
    Advances in Optical Communication
    Editor Narottam Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-1730-8
    224 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2330 times.
    High-speed optical communication is very much useful in telecommunication systems, data processing and networking. It consists of a transmitter that encodes a message into an optical signal, a channel that carries this optical signal to its desired d ...
  • Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Editor Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1728-5
    178 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 1671 times.
    Magnesium alloys with their unique physical and chemical properties are important candidates for many modern engineering applications. Their density, being the lowest of all structural metals, makes them the primary choice in global attempts aimed at ...
  • Integrated Use of Space, Geophysical and Hyperspectral Technologies Intended for Monitoring Water Leakages in Water Supply Networks
    Integrated Use of Space, Geophysical and Hyperspectral Technologies Intended for Monitoring Water Leakages in Water Supply Networks
    Editor Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis, Athos Agapiou and Kyriacos Themistocleous
    ISBN 978-953-51-1729-2
    82 pages, November, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 772 times.
    Remote sensing has been used for water management purposes over the years. This book describes the combination of satellite imagery, in-situ spectroradiometric data and radar techniques for the identification of water leakages in the water supply net ...
  • Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Technology and Application of Microbial Fuel Cells
    Editor Chin-Tsan Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1627-1
    96 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2125 times.
    Faced with the upcoming serious deficiency of energy, food and water, along with inevitable environmental pollution, much related research has been on the upsurge because Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) seem to be one of the solutions to these concerns i ...
  • Optical Sensors - New Developments and Practical Applications
    Optical Sensors - New Developments and Practical Applications
    Editor Mohamad Yasin, Sulaiman Wadi Harun and Hamzah Arof
    ISBN 978-953-51-1233-4
    238 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 4455 times.
    This book is a compilation of works presenting recent developments and practical applications in optical sensor technology. It contains 10 chapters that encompass contributions from various individuals and research groups working in the area of optic ...