Engineering

  • 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 ...
  • Advances in Bioengineering
    Advances in Bioengineering
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-51-2141-1
    390 pages, July, 2015
    The technological approach and the high level of innovation make bioengineering extremely dynamic and this forces researchers to continuous updating. It involves the publication of the results of the latest scientific research. This book covers a wid ...
  • Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures
    Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures
    Editor Abbas Moustafa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2039-1
    408 pages, May, 2015
    The book Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures contains fifteen chapters written by researchers and experts in the fields of earthquake and structural engineering. This book provides ...
  • Irrigation and Drainage - Sustainable Strategies and Systems
    Irrigation and Drainage - Sustainable Strategies and Systems
    Editor Muhammad Salik Javaid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2123-7
    126 pages, May, 2015
    The sustainability of irrigation and drainage in the face of many variants and constraints like availability of water as a resource, ecological balance, socio-cultural impacts, and climate change effects lies in the strategies adopted and systems emp ...
  • Solar Radiation Applications
    Solar Radiation Applications
    Editor Segun Raphael Bello
    ISBN 978-953-51-2124-4
    188 pages, May, 2015
    Two essential components of solar energy which are derivable from the sun-radiant light (passive solar power) and heat (active solar powers) have been harnessed for decades using a range of continuously-evolving and cutting-edge technologies. Such te ...
  • Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Editor Moustafa M. Eissa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2038-4
    348 pages, April, 2015
    This book is intended for academics and engineers who are working in universities, research institutes, utility and industry sectors wishing to enhance their idea and get new information about the energy efficiency developments in smart grid. The rea ...
  • Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments
    Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments
    Editor Harry Edmar Schulz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2034-6
    166 pages, April, 2015
    The present book on Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments contains six chapters, each of which devoted to a topic considered interesting to compose this book. Although the tools used in the different chapters are somewhat superposed, a first class ...
  • Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Editor Shuanggen Jin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1738-4
    212 pages, March, 2015
    Satellite positioning techniques, particularly global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), are capable of measuring small changes of the Earths shape and atmosphere, as well as surface characteristics with an unprecedented accuracy. This book is devo ...