Engineering

  • Some Advanced Functionalities of Optical Amplifiers
    Some Advanced Functionalities of Optical Amplifiers
    Editor Sisir Kumar Garai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2237-1
    178 pages, December, 2015
    With the explosion of information traffic, the role of optical amplifiers becomes very significant in fulfilling the demand of faster optical signals and data processing in the field of communication. This book covers different advanced functionaliti ...
  • New Applications of Electric Drives
    New Applications of Electric Drives
    Editor Miroslav Chomat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2233-3
    194 pages, December, 2015
    In the last few decades, electric drives have found their place in a considerable number of diverse applications. They are successfully replacing some other traditional types of drives owing to their better performance and excellent controllability. ...
  • New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    New Perspectives in Fluid Dynamics
    Editor Chaoqun Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2228-9
    132 pages, December, 2015
    This book contains five chapters detailing significant advances in and applications of new turbulence theory and fluid dynamics modeling with a focus on wave propagation from arbitrary depths to shallow waters, computational modeling for predicting o ...
  • Advanced Materials for Renewable Hydrogen Production, Storage and Utilization
    Advanced Materials for Renewable Hydrogen Production, Storage and Utilization
    Editor Jianjun Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2219-7
    144 pages, November, 2015
    Hydrogen, as an energy carrier, is widely regarded as a potential cost-effective, renewable, and clean energy alternative to fossil fuels in order to mitigate the energy shortage and environmental pollution that are currently being faced. The rapid d ...
  • Advanced Electromagnetic Waves
    Advanced Electromagnetic Waves
    Editor Saad Osman Bashir
    ISBN 978-953-51-2205-0
    276 pages, November, 2015
    This book endeavors to give the reader a strong base in the advanced theory of electromagnetic waves and its applications, while keeping pace with research in various other disciplines that apply electrostatics/electrodynamics theory. The treatment i ...
  • Induction Motors - Applications, Control and Fault Diagnostics
    Induction Motors - Applications, Control and Fault Diagnostics
    Editor Raul Igmar Gregor Recalde
    ISBN 978-953-51-2207-4
    390 pages, November, 2015
    AC motors play a major role in modern industrial applications. Squirrel-cage induction motors (SCIMs) are probably the most frequently used when compared to other AC motors because of their low cost, ruggedness, and low maintenance. The material pres ...
  • Desalination Updates
    Desalination Updates
    Editor Robert Y. Ning
    ISBN 978-953-51-2189-3
    310 pages, October, 2015
    Desalination Update illustrates the growing research and development activities in the field of desalination of water. The chapters in this book also show the close link in the supply of water and supply of power. Power is needed to desalinate water, ...
  • Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2184-8
    396 pages, October, 2015
    This book contains chapters in which the problems of modern photovoltaics are considered. The majority of the chapters provide an overview of the results of research and development of different types of solar cells. Such chapters are completed by a ...