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 282400 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 522672 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 179905 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 ...
  • Electromagnetic Waves
    Electromagnetic Waves
    Editor Vitaliy Zhurbenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-304-0
    522 pages, June, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 218087 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 248504 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 177143 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 94149 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: ...
  • Welding Processes
    Welding Processes
    Editor Radovan Kovacevic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0854-2
    450 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 81791 times.
    Despite the wide availability of literature on welding processes, a need exists to regularly update the engineering community on advancements in joining techniques of similar and dissimilar materials, in their numerical modeling, as well as in their ...
  • 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 109238 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 ...
  • Communications and Networking
    Communications and Networking
    Editor Jun Peng
    ISBN 978-953-307-114-5
    434 pages, September, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 176664 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 ...
  • Process Management
    Process Management
    Editor Maria Pomffyova
    ISBN 978-953-307-085-8
    338 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 194410 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 246297 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 117917 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 ...
  • 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 109346 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 ...
  • Biosensors
    Biosensors
    Editor Pier Andrea Serra
    ISBN 978-953-7619-99-2
    310 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 183431 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 107524 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 ...
  • 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 106750 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 119166 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 ...
  • Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Editor Taufik Abrão
    ISBN 978-953-51-0983-9
    292 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 39138 times.
    Heuristic Search is an important sub-discipline of optimization theory and finds applications in a vast variety of fields, including life science and engineering. Search methods have been useful in solving tough engineering-oriented problems that eit ...
  • Analog Circuits
    Analog Circuits
    Editor Yuping Wu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0930-3
    128 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 27220 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 ...