Engineering

  • 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 34387 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 39392 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 21462 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 12938 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 17163 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 37763 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 14420 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 47415 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 ...