Engineering

  • Micro Electronic and Mechanical Systems
    Micro Electronic and Mechanical Systems
    Editor Kenichi Takahata
    ISBN 978-953-307-027-8
    386 pages, December, 2009
    This book discusses key aspects of MEMS technology areas, organized in twenty-seven chapters that present the latest research developments in micro electronic and mechanical systems. The book addresses a wide range of fundamental and practical issue ...
  • Switched Systems
    Switched Systems
    Editor Janusz Kleban
    ISBN 978-953-307-018-6
    174 pages, December, 2009
    This book presents selected issues related to switched systems, including practical examples of such systems. This book is intended for people interested in switched systems, especially researchers and engineers. Graduate and undergraduate students ...
  • Renewable Energy
    Renewable Energy
    Editor T J Hammons
    ISBN 978-953-7619-52-7
    588 pages, December, 2009
    Renewable Energy is energy generated from natural resources - such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides and geothermal heat - which are naturally replenished. In 2008, about 18% of global final energy consumption came from renewables, with 13% com ...
  • Optical Fiber New Developments
    Optical Fiber New Developments
    Editor Christophe Lethien
    ISBN 978-953-7619-50-3
    586 pages, December, 2009
    The optical fibre technology is one of the hop topics developed in the beginning of the 21th century and could substantially benefit applications dealing with lighting, sensing and communication systems. Many improvements have been made in the past ...
  • Recent Advances in Signal Processing
    Recent Advances in Signal Processing
    Editor Ashraf A Zaher
    ISBN 978-953-307-002-5
    558 pages, November, 2009
    The signal processing task is a very critical issue in the majority of new technological inventions and challenges in a variety of applications in both science and engineering fields. Classical signal processing techniques have largely worked with ma ...
  • Cognitive Radio Systems
    Cognitive Radio Systems
    Editor Wei Wang
    ISBN 978-953-307-021-6
    340 pages, November, 2009
    Cognitive radio is a hot research area for future wireless communications in the recent years. In order to increase the spectrum utilization, cognitive radio makes it possible for unlicensed users to access the spectrum unoccupied by licensed users. ...
  • New Developments in Liquid Crystals
    New Developments in Liquid Crystals
    Editor Georgiy V Tkachenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-015-5
    242 pages, November, 2009
    Liquid crystal technology is a subject of many advanced areas of science and engineering. It is commonly associated with liquid crystal displays applied in calculators, watches, mobile phones, digital cameras, monitors etc. But nowadays liquid cryst ...
  • Recent Advances in Biomedical Engineering
    Recent Advances in Biomedical Engineering
    Editor Ganesh R Naik
    ISBN 978-953-307-004-9
    660 pages, October, 2009
    The field of biomedical engineering has expanded markedly in the past ten years. This growth is supported by advances in biological science, which have created new opportunities for development of tools for diagnosis and therapy for human disease. T ...