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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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 ...