Open Access Books » Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology » Engineering

Our collection of 550 books.

  • Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Edited by Konstantin Volkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2844-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2843-4,
    204 pages, December, 2016
    Aerosols have a significant impact on technological processes and human activities. In many cases, aerosols are at the core of human health, environmental and technological problems (climate change and air quality). However, aerosols can be successfu ...
  • Thermoelectrics for Power Generation - A Look at Trends in the Technology
    Thermoelectrics for Power Generation - A Look at Trends in the Technology
    Edited by Sergey Skipidarov and Mikhail Nikitin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2846-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2845-8,
    570 pages, December, 2016
    Thermoelectrics for Power Generation - A Look at Trends in the Technology is the first part of the InTech collection of international community works in the field of thermoelectric power generation. The authors from many counties have presented in th ...
  • Sustainable Energy - Technological Issues, Applications and Case Studies
    Sustainable Energy - Technological Issues, Applications and Case Studies
    Edited by Ahmed F. Zobaa, Sara N. Afifi and Ioana Pisica
    ISBN 978-953-51-2840-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2839-7,
    204 pages, December, 2016
    The sustainable energy sources are potentially employed to substitute petrol fuels in transport engines such as buses and small vehicles. Hydrogen-enriched compressed natural gas engines are forthcoming energy carriers for the internal combustion eng ...
  • Complex Systems, Sustainability and Innovation
    Complex Systems, Sustainability and Innovation
    Edited by Ciza Thomas
    ISBN 978-953-51-2842-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2841-0,
    124 pages, December, 2016
    The book on complex systems, sustainability, and innovation explores a broad set of ideas and presents some of the state-of-the-art research in this field concisely in six chapters. In a complex system, it is difficult to know exactly how the individ ...
  • Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective
    Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective
    Edited by Hossein Khaleghi Bizaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2834-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2833-5,
    242 pages, December, 2016
    This book intends to provide highlights of the current research topics in the field of 5G and to offer a snapshot of the recent advances and major issues faced today by the researchers in the 5G physical layer perspective. Various aspects of 5G syste ...
  • Computer-aided Technologies - Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Computer-aided Technologies - Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Edited by Razvan Udroiu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2788-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2787-1,
    176 pages, December, 2016
    The aim of this book is to present the latest applications, trends, and developments of computer-aided technologies (CAx). Computer-aided technologies are the core of product lifecycle management (PLM) and human lifecycle management (HUM). This book ...
  • Smart Cities Technologies
    Smart Cities Technologies
    Edited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva and Rogerio Andrade Flauzino
    ISBN 978-953-51-2808-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2807-6,
    244 pages, December, 2016
    What are smart cities? What are their purposes? What are the impacts resulting from their implementations? With these questions in mind, this book is compiled with the primary concern of answering readers with different profiles; from those intereste ...
  • Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Edited by Arvin Farid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2802-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2801-4,
    150 pages, November, 2016
    This book is based on the contributions of several authors and attempts to describe the roles human activities play in causing geohazards either directly or indirectly through man-made climate change. The risk of these man-made geohazards and the ris ...