Engineering

  • Advances in Petrochemicals
    Advances in Petrochemicals
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-2176-3
    150 pages, September, 2015
    The petrochemical industry is an important area in our pursuits for economic growth, employment generation, and basic needs. It is a huge field that encompasses many commercial petrochemical and polymer-enabled products. The book is designed to help ...
  • Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Editor Naofumi Shiomi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2165-7
    282 pages, September, 2015
    The pollution of soil and groundwater by heavy metals and other chemicals is becoming a serious issue in many countries. However, the current bioremediation processes do not often achieve sufficient remediation, and more effective processes are desir ...
  • Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Editor Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2163-3
    270 pages, September, 2015
    Water quality refers to the chemical, physical, biological, and radiological characteristics of water. It is a measure of the condition of water for the purposes intended for. It is most frequently used by reference to a set of standards against whic ...
  • Fuzzy Logic - Tool for Getting Accurate Solutions
    Fuzzy Logic - Tool for Getting Accurate Solutions
    Editor Elmer P. Dadios
    ISBN 978-953-51-2153-4
    178 pages, September, 2015
    This book is a collection of chapters, concerning the developments within the Fuzzy Logic field of study. The book includes scholarly contributions by various authors pertinent to Fuzzy Logic. Each contribution comes as a separate chapter complete in ...
  • Superconductors - New Developments
    Superconductors - New Developments
    Editor Alexander Gabovich
    ISBN 978-953-51-2133-6
    278 pages, August, 2015
    The chapters included in the book describe recent developments in the field of superconductivity. The book deals with both the experiment and the theory. Superconducting and normal-state properties are studied by various methods. The authors presente ...
  • Ferroelectric Materials - Synthesis and Characterization
    Ferroelectric Materials - Synthesis and Characterization
    Editor Aime Pelaiz Barranco
    ISBN 978-953-51-2147-3
    254 pages, July, 2015
    Ferroelectric materials receive great attention from the scientific international community because of the interesting phenomena they exhibit and their multiple applications such as transducers, capacitors, pyroelectric sensors, sonars, random access ...
  • Heat Transfer Studies and Applications
    Heat Transfer Studies and Applications
    Editor Salim Newaz Kazi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2146-6
    404 pages, July, 2015
    In the wake of energy crisis due to rapid growth of industries, the efficient heat transfer could play a vital role in energy saving. Industries, household equipment, transportation, offices, etc., all are dependent on heat exchanging equipment. Cons ...
  • Recycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly Techniques
    Recycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly Techniques
    Editor Dimitris S. Achilias
    ISBN 978-953-51-2142-8
    124 pages, July, 2015
    Reducing the amount of solid wastes in landfills is one of the main targets in nowadays wastes treatment. To this direction, there is a great need in finding of smart recycling techniques which should, as is possible, to be environmentally friendly. ...