Engineering

  • MATLAB - A Fundamental Tool for Scientific Computing and Engineering Applications - Volume 1
    MATLAB - A Fundamental Tool for Scientific Computing and Engineering Applications - Volume 1
    Editor Vasilios N. Katsikis
    ISBN 978-953-51-0750-7
    534 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 304261 times.
    This is the first book in a three-volume series deploying MATLAB-based applications in almost every branch of science. This volume, presents interesting topics from different areas of engineering, signal and image processing based on the MATLAB envir ...
  • Wind Power
    Wind Power
    Editor S M Muyeen
    ISBN 978-953-7619-81-7
    578 pages, June, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 527854 times.
    This book is the result of inspirations and contributions from many researchers of different fields. A wide verity of research results are merged together to make this book useful for students and researchers who will take contribution for further de ...
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Editor Murat Gokcek
    ISBN 978-953-51-0505-3
    682 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 189331 times.
    The book substantially offers the latest progresses about the important topics of the "Mechanical Engineering" to readers. It includes twenty-eight excellent studies prepared using state-of-art methodologies by professional researchers from different ...
  • Renewable Energy
    Renewable Energy
    Editor T J Hammons
    ISBN 978-953-7619-52-7
    588 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 337620 times.
    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 ...
  • Electromagnetic Waves
    Electromagnetic Waves
    Editor Vitaliy Zhurbenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-304-0
    522 pages, June, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 221935 times.
    This book is dedicated to various aspects of electromagnetic wave theory and its applications in science and technology. The covered topics include the fundamental physics of electromagnetic waves, theory of electromagnetic wave propagation and scatt ...
  • Solar Energy
    Solar Energy
    Editor Radu D Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-052-0
    440 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 252608 times.
    The present “Solar Energy” science book hopefully opens a series of other first-hand texts in new technologies with practical impact and subsequent interest. They might include the ecological combustion of fossil fuels, space technology in the b ...
  • Electric Machines and Drives
    Electric Machines and Drives
    Editor Miroslav Chomat
    ISBN 978-953-307-548-8
    274 pages, February, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 179776 times.
    The subject of this book is an important and diverse field of electric machines and drives. The twelve chapters of the book written by renowned authors, both academics and practitioners, cover a large part of the field of electric machines and drives ...
  • Thermodynamics - Fundamentals and Its Application in Science
    Thermodynamics - Fundamentals and Its Application in Science
    Editor Ricardo Morales-Rodriguez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0779-8
    554 pages, October, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 97063 times.
    This book presents the selection of various high level contributions involving thermodynamics. The book goes from the fundamentals up to several applications in different scientific fields. The content of the book has been classified in six sections: ...
  • Communications and Networking
    Communications and Networking
    Editor Jun Peng
    ISBN 978-953-307-114-5
    434 pages, September, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 178172 times.
    This book "Communications and Networking" focuses on the issues at the lowest two layers of communications and networking and provides recent research results on some of these issues. In particular, it first introduces recent research results on many ...
  • Fourier Transform - Signal Processing
    Fourier Transform - Signal Processing
    Editor Salih Mohammed Salih
    ISBN 978-953-51-0453-7
    366 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 112006 times.
    The field of signal processing has seen explosive growth during the past decades; almost all textbooks on signal processing have a section devoted to the Fourier transform theory. For this reason, this book focuses on the Fourier transform applicatio ...
  • Process Management
    Process Management
    Editor Maria Pomffyova
    ISBN 978-953-307-085-8
    338 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 196659 times.
    The content of the book has been structured into four technical research sections with total of 18 chapters written by well recognized researchers worldwide. These sections are: 1. process and performance management and their measurement methods, ...
  • Adaptive Control
    Adaptive Control
    Editor Kwanho You
    ISBN 978-953-7619-47-3
    380 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 247595 times.
    Adaptive control has been a remarkable field for industrial and academic research since 1950s. Since more and more adaptive algorithms are applied in various control applications, it is becoming very important for practical implementation. As it can ...
  • Mass Transfer in Chemical Engineering Processes
    Mass Transfer in Chemical Engineering Processes
    Editor Jozef Markoš
    ISBN 978-953-307-619-5
    318 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 125113 times.
    This book offers several solutions or approaches in solving mass transfer problems for different practical chemical engineering applications: measurements of the diffusion coefficients, estimation of the mass transfer coefficients, mass transfer limi ...
  • Biosensors
    Biosensors
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-7619-99-2
    310 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 185903 times.
    A biosensor is defined as a detecting device that combines a transducer with a biologically sensitive and selective component. When a specific target molecule interacts with the biological component, a signal is produced, at transducer level, proport ...
  • Electrical Generation and Distribution Systems and Power Quality Disturbances
    Electrical Generation and Distribution Systems and Power Quality Disturbances
    Editor Gregorio Romero Rey and Luisa Martinez Muneta
    ISBN 978-953-307-329-3
    318 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 111800 times.
    The utilization of renewable energy sources such as wind energy, or solar energy, among others, is currently of greater interest. Nevertheless, since their availability is arbitrary and unstable this can lead to frequency variation, to grid instabili ...
  • Data Acquisition
    Data Acquisition
    Editor Michele Vadursi
    ISBN 978-953-307-193-0
    354 pages, November, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 136423 times.
    The book is intended to be a collection of contributions providing a bird’s eye view of some relevant multidisciplinary applications of data acquisition. While assuming that the reader is familiar with the basics of sampling theory and analog- ...
  • PID Control, Implementation and Tuning
    PID Control, Implementation and Tuning
    Editor Tamer Mansour
    ISBN 978-953-307-166-4
    238 pages, April, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 108139 times.
    The PID controller is considered the most widely used controller. It has numerous applications varying from industrial to home appliances. This book is an outcome of contributions and inspirations from many researchers in the field of PID control. Th ...
  • Clean Energy Systems and Experiences
    Clean Energy Systems and Experiences
    Editor Kei Eguchi
    ISBN 978-953-307-147-3
    186 pages, October, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 120032 times.
    This book reports the latest developments and trends in "clean energy systems and experiences". The contributors to each chapter are energy scientists and engineers with strong expertise in their respective fields. This book offers a forum for exchan ...
  • Analog Circuits
    Analog Circuits
    Editor Yuping Wu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0930-3
    128 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 28337 times.
    The invariable motif for analog design is to explore the new circuit topologies, architectures and CAD technologies to overcome the design challenges coming from the new applications and new fabrication technologies. In this book, a new architecture ...
  • Lithium-ion Batteries
    Lithium-ion Batteries
    Editor Chong Rae Park
    ISBN 978-953-307-058-2
    132 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 69241 times.
    There have been numerous excellent books on LIBs based on various different viewpoints. But, there is little book available on the state of the art and future of next generation LIBs, particularly eventually for EVs and HEVs. This book is therefor ...