Engineering

  • Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration NEW
    Editor 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 ...
  • Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Editor Jaroslav Mencik
    ISBN 978-953-51-2278-4
    214 pages, April, 2016
    Our life is strongly influenced by the reliability of the things we use, as well as of processes and services. Failures cause losses in the industry and society. Methods for reliability assessment and optimization are thus very important. This book e ...
  • Fiber Laser
    Fiber Laser
    Editor Mukul Chandra Paul
    ISBN 978-953-51-2257-9
    438 pages, March, 2016
    This book is a self-contained collection of scholarly papers targeting an audience of practicing researchers, academics, PhD students, and other scientists. This book describes the rapidly developing field of fiber laser technology filling the very i ...
  • Smart Drug Delivery System
    Smart Drug Delivery System
    Editor Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2247-0
    396 pages, February, 2016
    This contribution book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of novel drug delivery systems and their uses. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on ...
  • Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Editor 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 ...
  • Recent Advances in Thermo and Fluid Dynamics
    Recent Advances in Thermo and Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Mofid Gorji-Bandpy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2239-5
    340 pages, December, 2015
    Thermodynamics is a branch of physics concerned with heat and temperature and their relation to energy and work. It defines macroscopic variables, such as internal energy, entropy, and pressure, that partly describe a body of matter or radiation. It ...
  • Surface Energy
    Surface Energy
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2216-6
    380 pages, December, 2015
    The words hydro, phobic and philic are derived from Greek and they mean water, fear and adoration respectively. These words are being used to define the interaction of water and other materials. As an example, these words are being used in classifica ...
  • Railway Research - Selected Topics on Development, Safety and Technology
    Railway Research - Selected Topics on Development, Safety and Technology
    Editor Krzysztof Zboinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2235-7
    204 pages, December, 2015
    This book focuses on selected research problems of contemporary railways. The first chapter is devoted to the prediction of railways development in the nearest future. The second chapter discusses safety and security problems in general, precisely fr ...