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  • E-Waste in Transition - From Pollution to Resource
    E-Waste in Transition - From Pollution to Resource
    Edited by Florin-Constantin Mihai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2500-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2499-3,
    188 pages, June, 2016
    E-waste management is a serious challenge across developed, transition, and developing countries because of the consumer society and the globalization process. E-waste is a fast-growing waste stream which needs more attention of international organiz ...
  • Real-time Systems
    Real-time Systems
    Edited by Kuodi Jian
    ISBN 978-953-51-2397-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2398-9,
    178 pages, June, 2016
    This book is dedicated to Real-time Systems of broad applications, such as autonavigation (Kalman Filtering), real-time reconfiguration of distributed networks, real-time bilateral teleoperation control system over imperfect networks, and uniform int ...
  • Alkali-ion Batteries
    Alkali-ion Batteries
    Edited by Dongfang Yang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2396-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2395-8,
    198 pages, June, 2016
    This book covers selected topics in different aspects of science and technology of alkali-ion batteries written by experts from international scientific community. Through the 9 chapters, the reader will have access to the most recent research and de ...
  • Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Edited by Wenping Cao and Yihua Hu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2408-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2407-8,
    322 pages, May, 2016
    The development of renewable energy technologies (such as wind, solar, and biomass) has accelerated the establishment of a low-carbon society. This book provides a glimpse of some recent advancements in modelling, control, electrical generators and p ...
  • Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Edited by Jaroslav Mencik
    ISBN 978-953-51-2278-4,
    214 pages, April, 2016
    Our life is strongly influenced by the reliability of the things we use, as well as of processes and services. Failures cause losses in the industry and society. Methods for reliability assessment and optimization are thus very important. This book e ...
  • Fiber Laser
    Fiber Laser
    Edited by Mukul Chandra Paul
    ISBN 978-953-51-2257-9,
    438 pages, March, 2016
    This book is a self-contained collection of scholarly papers targeting an audience of practicing researchers, academics, PhD students, and other scientists. This book describes the rapidly developing field of fiber laser technology filling the very i ...
  • Smart Drug Delivery System
    Smart Drug Delivery System
    Edited by Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2247-0,
    396 pages, February, 2016
    This contribution book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of novel drug delivery systems and their uses. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on ...
  • Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Edited by Likun Pan and Guang Zhu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2245-6,
    648 pages, February, 2016
    The book summarizes the current state of the know-how in the field of perovskite materials: synthesis, characterization, properties, and applications. Most chapters include a review on the actual knowledge and cutting-edge research results. Thus, th ...