Engineering

  • Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Editor Jürgen Gegner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1135-1
    321 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 16439 times.
    As the subject of tribology comprises lubrication, friction and wear of contact components highly relevant to practical applications, it challenges scientists from chemistry, physics and materials engineering around the world on todays sophisticated ...
  • Tribology in Engineering
    Tribology in Engineering
    Editor Haşim Pihtili
    ISBN 978-953-51-1126-9
    240 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22089 times.
    The main goal in preparing this book was to publish contemporary concepts, new discoveries and innovative ideas in the field of surface engineering, predominantly for the technical applications, as well as in the field of production engineering and t ...
  • Water Resources Planning, Development and Management
    Water Resources Planning, Development and Management
    Editor Ralph Wurbs
    ISBN 978-953-51-1092-7
    182 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9955 times.
    This book is a collection of innovative up-to-date perspectives on key aspects of water resources planning, development, and management of importance to both professional practitioners and researchers. Authors with outstanding expertise address a bro ...
  • Biomass Now - Sustainable Growth and Use
    Biomass Now - Sustainable Growth and Use
    Editor Miodrag Darko Matovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-1105-4
    540 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 30691 times.
    This two-volume book on biomass is a reflection of the increase in biomass related research and applications, driven by overall higher interest in sustainable energy and food sources, by increased awareness of potentials and pitfalls of using biomass ...
  • Biomass Now - Cultivation and Utilization
    Biomass Now - Cultivation and Utilization
    Editor Miodrag Darko Matovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-1106-1
    448 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 24159 times.
    This two-volume book on biomass is a reflection of the increase in biomass related research and applications, driven by overall higher interest in sustainable energy and food sources, by increased awareness of potentials and pitfalls of using biomass ...
  • Diesel Engine - Combustion, Emissions and Condition Monitoring
    Diesel Engine - Combustion, Emissions and Condition Monitoring
    Editor Saiful Bari
    ISBN 978-953-51-1120-7
    266 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19038 times.
    Diesel engines, also known as CI engines, possess a wide field of applications as energy converters because of their higher efficiency. However, diesel engines are a major source of NOX and particulate matter (PM) emissions. Because of its importance ...
  • Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Editor Mohammad Rasul
    ISBN 978-953-51-1095-8
    178 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19607 times.
    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 ...
  • Perspectives in Water Pollution
    Perspectives in Water Pollution
    Editor Imran Ahmad and Mithas Ahmad Dar
    ISBN 978-953-51-1076-7
    105 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5813 times.
    Water is an important natural resource which forms the core of the ecological system. Human use of water depends on ambient water quality and human alterations of the landuse have an extensive influence on water quality. Water is typically referred t ...