Engineering

  • Current Trends in Short- and Long-period Fiber Gratings
    Current Trends in Short- and Long-period Fiber Gratings
    Editor Christian Cuadrado-Laborde
    ISBN 978-953-51-1131-3
    194 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7263 times.
    In this book the reader will find a collection of chapters written by different experts around the world, describing the current research trends in both short- and long-period fiber grating technology. This work is mainly addressed to researchers alr ...
  • Tribology in Engineering
    Tribology in Engineering
    Editor Haşim Pihtili
    ISBN 978-953-51-1126-9
    252 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 26168 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
    190 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11021 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
    552 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 38422 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
    460 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 30455 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
    278 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22063 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
    186 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21961 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
    114 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 6785 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 ...