Engineering

  • Power Quality Issues
    Power Quality Issues
    Editor Ahmed Zobaa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1068-2
    300 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 17163 times.
  • Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Thermal Power Plants - Advanced Applications
    Editor Mohammad Rasul
    ISBN 978-953-51-1095-8
    186 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20656 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 ...
  • An Update on Power Quality
    An Update on Power Quality
    Editor Dylan Dah-Chuan Lu
    ISBN 978-953-51-1079-8
    158 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 15399 times.
    Power quality is an important measure of fitness of electricity networks. With increasing renewable energy generations and usage of power electronics converters, it is important to investigate how these developments will have an impact to existing an ...
  • Modeling and Control Aspects of Wind Power Systems
    Modeling and Control Aspects of Wind Power Systems
    Editor S. M. Muyeen, Ahmed Al-Durra and Hany M. Hasanien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1042-2
    212 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 18431 times.
    This book covers the recent development and progress of the wind energy conversion system. The chapters are contributed by prominent researchers in the field of wind energy and cover grid integration issues, modern control theories applied in wind e ...
  • Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Editor Hoon Kiat Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1048-4
    318 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 26507 times.
    This book highlights the important need for more efficient and environmentally sound combustion technologies that utilise renewable fuels to be continuously developed and adopted. The central theme here is two-fold: internal combustion engines and fu ...
  • Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Editor Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1050-7
    552 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 31645 times.
    This book offers reviews of state-of-the-art conversion techniques for biofuels. It focuses on the latest development for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels that should be of interest to the chemical scientists and technologists.
  • Ultra-Wideband Radio Technologies for Communications, Localization and Sensor Applications
    Ultra-Wideband Radio Technologies for Communications, Localization and Sensor Applications
    Editor Reiner Thomä, Reinhard H. Knöchel, Jürgen Sachs, Ingolf Willms and Thomas Zwick
    ISBN 978-953-51-0936-5
    512 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 31886 times.
    Ultra-Wideband Radio (UWB) earmarks a new radio access philosophy and exploits several GHz of bandwidth. It promises high data rate communication over short distances as well as innovative radar sensing and localization applications with unprecedente ...
  • Operations Management
    Operations Management
    Editor Massimiliano M. Schiraldi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1013-2
    248 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 32424 times.
    Operations Management is an area of business concerned with managing the process that converts inputs into outputs, in the form of goods and/or services. Increasingly complex environments together with the recent economic swings and substantially s ...