• 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 333435 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 535788 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 ...
  • Renewable Energy
    Renewable Energy
    Editor T J Hammons
    ISBN 978-953-7619-52-7
    588 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 344808 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 227139 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 ...
  • Passive Microwave Components and Antennas
    Passive Microwave Components and Antennas
    Editor Vitaliy Zhurbenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-083-4
    564 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 261323 times.
    Modelling and computations in electromagnetics is a quite fast-growing research area. The recent interest in this field is caused by the increased demand for designing complex microwave components, modeling electromagnetic materials, and rapid inc ...
  • Solar Energy
    Solar Energy
    Editor Radu D Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-052-0
    440 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 259204 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 183834 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 ...
  • Communications and Networking
    Communications and Networking
    Editor Jun Peng
    ISBN 978-953-307-114-5
    434 pages, September, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 180430 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 ...
  • Adaptive Control
    Adaptive Control
    Editor Kwanho You
    ISBN 978-953-7619-47-3
    380 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 249754 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 136092 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 ...
  • Process Management
    Process Management
    Editor Maria Pomffyova
    ISBN 978-953-307-085-8
    338 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 199734 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, ...
  • 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 116223 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 ...
  • Biosensors
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-7619-99-2
    310 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 189075 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 ...
  • Heat Transfer - Engineering Applications
    Heat Transfer - Engineering Applications
    Editor Vyacheslav S. Vikhrenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-361-3
    412 pages, December, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 119835 times.
    Heat transfer is involved in numerous industrial technologies. This interdisciplinary book comprises 16 chapters dealing with combined action of heat transfer and concomitant processes. Five chapters of its first section discuss heat effects due to l ...
  • 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 116956 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 139973 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- ...
  • Environmental Technologies
    Environmental Technologies
    Editor E. Burcu Ozkaraova Gungor
    ISBN 978-3-902613-10-3
    268 pages, January, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 224039 times.
    This book on Environmental Technology takes a look at issues such as air, soil and noise pollution problems, environmental quality assessment, monitoring, modelling and risk as- sessment, environmental health impact assessment, environmental mana ...
  • 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 110258 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 121331 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 ...
  • Lithium-ion Batteries
    Lithium-ion Batteries
    Editor Chong Rae Park
    ISBN 978-953-307-058-2
    132 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 71434 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 ...