Engineering

  • 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 2012 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 918 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 2487 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 4908 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 ...
  • CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    Editor Claudia do Rosario Vaz Morgado and Victor Paulo Pecanha Esteves
    ISBN 978-953-51-1225-9
    470 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 6863 times.
    The reconciliation of economic development, social justice and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions is one of the biggest political challenges of the moment. Strategies for mitigating CO2 emissions on a large scale using sequestration, storage and c ...
  • Soundscape Semiotics - Localization and Categorization
    Soundscape Semiotics - Localization and Categorization
    Editor Herve Glotin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1226-6
    208 pages, March, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2702 times.
    Book Soundscape Semiotics - Localization and Categorization is a research publication that covers original research on developments within the Soundscape Semiotics field of study. The book is a collection of reviewed scholarly contributions written b ...
  • 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
    252 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 11172 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 ...
  • Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Editor Marco G. Beghi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1189-4
    621 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22563 times.
    Acoustics is a mature field which enjoys a never ending youth. New developments are induced by either the search for a better understanding, or by technological innovations. Micro-fabrication techniques introduced a whole new class of microdevices, w ...