Engineering

  • Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Editor Jürgen Gegner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1135-1
    330 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21138 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 ...
  • Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1149-8
    238 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19889 times.
    Surface engineering can be defined as an enabling technology used in a wide range of industrial activities. Surface engineering was founded by detecting surface features which destroy most of pieces, e.g. abrasion, corrosion, fatigue, and disruption; ...
  • 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 7962 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 28412 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 11631 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 42715 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 33603 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 23818 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 ...