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  • Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Edited by Pasquale Imperatore and Antonio Pepe
    ISBN 978-953-51-2627-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2626-3,
    258 pages, September, 2016
    The pervasive relevance of geospatial information and the development of emerging geospatial technologies offer new opportunity for bridging the gap between remote sensing scientific know-how and end users of products and services. Geospatial technol ...
  • River Basin Management
    River Basin Management
    Edited by Daniel Bucur
    ISBN 978-953-51-2605-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2604-1,
    312 pages, August, 2016
    Many of the challenges facing farmers and human communities from hydrographical basins are not new. But, due to the fact that the nature and extents of the problems vary from one region to another and from one basin to another, the responses are high ...
  • Wind Turbines - Design, Control and Applications
    Wind Turbines - Design, Control and Applications
    Edited by Abdel Ghani Aissaoui and Ahmed Tahour
    ISBN 978-953-51-2496-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2495-5,
    350 pages, July, 2016
    Renewable energies constitute excellent solutions to both the increase of energy consumption and environment problems. Among these energies, wind energy is very interesting. Wind energy is the subject of advanced research. In the development of wind ...
  • New Trends and Developments in Metrology
    New Trends and Developments in Metrology
    Edited by Luigi Cocco
    ISBN 978-953-51-2478-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2477-1,
    290 pages, July, 2016
    Investigating the incessant technology growth and the even higher complexity of engineering systems, one of the crucial requirements to confidently steer both scientific and industrial challenges is to identify an appropriate measurement approach. A ...
  • Energy Management of Distributed Generation Systems
    Energy Management of Distributed Generation Systems
    Edited by Lucian Mihet-Popa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2474-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2473-3,
    260 pages, July, 2016
    The book contains 10 chapters, and it is divided into four sections. The first section includes three chapters, providing an overview of Energy Management of Distributed Systems. It outlines typical concepts, such as Demand-Side Management, Demand Re ...
  • Smart Metering Technology and Services - Inspirations for Energy Utilities
    Smart Metering Technology and Services - Inspirations for Energy Utilities
    Edited by Moustafa Eissa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2452-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2451-1,
    168 pages, June, 2016
    Global energy context has become more and more complex in the last decades; the raising prices of fuels together with economic crisis, new international environmental and energy policies that are forcing companies. Nowadays, as we approach the proble ...
  • 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 ...
  • Wireless Power Transfer - Fundamentals and Technologies
    Wireless Power Transfer - Fundamentals and Technologies
    Edited by Eugen Coca
    ISBN 978-953-51-2468-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2467-2,
    138 pages, June, 2016
    Wireless power transfer techniques have been gaining researchers' and industry attention due to the increasing number of battery-powered devices, such as mobile computers, mobile phones, smart devices, intelligent sensors, mainly as a way to replace ...