Engineering

  • Modeling and Control Aspects of Wind Power Systems
    Modeling and Control Aspects of Wind Power Systems
    Editor S. M. Muyeen, Ahmed Al-Durra and Hany M. Hasanien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1042-2
    212 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21822 times.
    This book covers the recent development and progress of the wind energy conversion system. The chapters are contributed by prominent researchers in the field of wind energy and cover grid integration issues, modern control theories applied in wind e ...
  • Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Editor Hoon Kiat Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1048-4
    318 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 38602 times.
    This book highlights the important need for more efficient and environmentally sound combustion technologies that utilise renewable fuels to be continuously developed and adopted. The central theme here is two-fold: internal combustion engines and fu ...
  • Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Liquid, Gaseous and Solid Biofuels - Conversion Techniques
    Editor Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1050-7
    552 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 39494 times.
    This book offers reviews of state-of-the-art conversion techniques for biofuels. It focuses on the latest development for the production of liquid and gaseous biofuels that should be of interest to the chemical scientists and technologists.
  • Ultra-Wideband Radio Technologies for Communications, Localization and Sensor Applications
    Ultra-Wideband Radio Technologies for Communications, Localization and Sensor Applications
    Editor Reiner Thomä, Reinhard H. Knöchel, Jürgen Sachs, Ingolf Willms and Thomas Zwick
    ISBN 978-953-51-0936-5
    512 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 36801 times.
    Ultra-Wideband Radio (UWB) earmarks a new radio access philosophy and exploits several GHz of bandwidth. It promises high data rate communication over short distances as well as innovative radar sensing and localization applications with unprecedente ...
  • Operations Management
    Operations Management
    Editor Massimiliano M. Schiraldi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1013-2
    248 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 46406 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 24053 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 14493 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 19075 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 ...