• Applied Bioremediation - Active and Passive Approaches
    Applied Bioremediation - Active and Passive Approaches
    Editor Yogesh B. Patil and Prakash Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-1200-6
    406 pages, October, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9305 times.
    Bioremediation technologies are gaining immense credibility in the field of waste management because of their eco-compatibility nature. Biomass can interact and confront with water and soil pollutants in both active (live) as well as passive (dead) w ...
  • Meiosis
    Meiosis
    Editor Carol Bernstein and Harris Bernstein
    ISBN 978-953-51-1197-9
    132 pages, September, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3892 times.
    Meiosis is the key process underlying sexual reproduction in eukaryotes, occurring in single-celled eukaryotes and in most multicellular eukaryotes including animals and most plants. Thus meiosis is of considerable interest, both at the scientific le ...
  • Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical and Electronic Applications
    Cellulose - Medical, Pharmaceutical and Electronic Applications
    Editor Theo van de Ven and Louis Godbout
    ISBN 978-953-51-1191-7
    314 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10300 times.
    This book on cellulose, the second in a series of three, deals with the many applications of cellulose, both established ones and those that are emerging. It shows the richness in the way cellulose can be modified to serve a large variety of function ...
  • Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Cellulose - Biomass Conversion
    Editor Theo van de Ven and John Kadla
    ISBN 978-953-51-1172-6
    234 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7025 times.
    Cellulose is only one of the components of biomass, although being the most abundant. To make useful chemicals or materials from cellulose requires as the first step the separation of cellulose from biomass. Various issues of cellulose extraction and ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Editor Deepa Bhartiya and Nibedita Lenka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1192-4
    638 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23595 times.
    Stem cells have generated a lot of excitement among the researchers, clinicians and the public alike. Various types of stem cells are being evaluated for their regenerative potential. Marginal benefit resulting by transplanting autologus stem cells ...
  • Management Strategies to Adapt Alpine Space Forests to Climate Change Risks
    Management Strategies to Adapt Alpine Space Forests to Climate Change Risks
    Editor Gillian Ann Cerbu, Marc Hanewinkel, Giacomo Gerosa and Robert Jandl
    ISBN 978-953-51-1194-8
    394 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5348 times.
    Climate scenarios suggest that current forest stands will face radically different temperature and precipitation conditions in the future. Developing future strategies for forest management in the face of uncertain and highly variable forecasts of fu ...
  • Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects
    Cellulose - Fundamental Aspects
    Editor Theo van de Ven and Louis Godbout
    ISBN 978-953-51-1183-2
    376 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10371 times.
    Cellulose is destined to play a major role in the emerging bioeconomy. Awareness of the environment and a depletion of fossil fuels are some of the driving forces for looking at forest biomaterials for an alternative source of energy, chemicals and m ...
  • Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Advances in Agrophysical Research
    Editor Stanislaw Grundas and Andrzej Stepniewski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1184-9
    408 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14310 times.
    The idea of this book was born due to the rapid increase of the interest in excellence of agricultural production in the aspect of both – the quality of raw material for food production as well as in the aspect of environment protection. Agrophysic ...