Engineering

  • Operations Management
    Operations Management
    Editor Massimiliano M. Schiraldi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1013-2
    248 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 39119 times.
    Operations Management is an area of business concerned with managing the process that converts inputs into outputs, in the form of goods and/or services. Increasingly complex environments together with the recent economic swings and substantially s ...
  • State of the Art in Biosensors - General Aspects
    State of the Art in Biosensors - General Aspects
    Editor Toonika Rinken
    ISBN 978-953-51-1004-0
    360 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21377 times.
    A fast paced changing world requires dynamic methods and robust theories to enable designers to deal with the new product development landscape successfully and make a difference in an increasingly interconnected world. Designers continue stretching ...
  • Imaging and Radioanalytical Techniques in Interdisciplinary Research - Fundamentals and Cutting Edge Applications
    Imaging and Radioanalytical Techniques in Interdisciplinary Research - Fundamentals and Cutting Edge Applications
    Editor Faycal Kharfi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1033-0
    200 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12889 times.
    The overall goal of this book is to promote research and development of imaging and radioanalytical techniques by publishing high-quality chapters in this rapidly growing interdisciplinary field. This book discusses the principles and applications of ...
  • State of the Art in Biosensors - Environmental and Medical Applications
    State of the Art in Biosensors - Environmental and Medical Applications
    Editor Toonika Rinken
    ISBN 978-953-51-1035-4
    322 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 17079 times.
    The main challenge in biosensor development is their application for various practical tasks to provide a continuous and reliable flow of information about the indicators of natural and industrial processes and the surroundings, so enabling adequate ...
  • New Developments in Renewable Energy
    New Developments in Renewable Energy
    Editor Hasan Arman and Ibrahim Yuksel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1040-8
    418 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 37617 times.
    Renewable energy is defined as the energy which naturally occurs, covers a number of sources and technologies at different stages, and is theoretically inexhaustible. Renewable energy sources such as those who are generated from sun or wind are the m ...
  • Acoustic Emission - Research and Applications
    Acoustic Emission - Research and Applications
    Editor Wojciech Sikorski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1015-6
    230 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14366 times.
    Acoustic emission (AE) is a phenomenon in which elastic or stress waves are emitted from rapid, localized change of strain energy in material. The practical application of the AE first emerged in the 1950's, but only in the last 20 years the science, ...
  • Solar Cells - Research and Application Perspectives
    Solar Cells - Research and Application Perspectives
    Editor Arturo Morales-Acevedo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1003-3
    386 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 47222 times.
    Over the last decade, photovoltaic (PV) technology has shown the potential to become a major source of power generation for the world - with robust and continuous growth even during times of financial and economic crisis. That growth is expected to c ...
  • Advancement in Microstrip Antennas with Recent Applications
    Advancement in Microstrip Antennas with Recent Applications
    Editor Ahmed Kishk
    ISBN 978-953-51-1019-4
    394 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 47687 times.
    The book discusses basic and advanced concepts of microstrip antennas, including design procedure and recent applications. Book topics include discussion of arrays, spectral domain, high Tc superconducting microstrip antennas, optimization, multiband ...