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  • Groundwater - Contaminant and Resource Management
    Groundwater - Contaminant and Resource Management
    Edited by Muhammad Salik Javaid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2466-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2465-8,
    200 pages, July, 2016
    Water inside the earth, the groundwater and the invisible resource is the most important source of survival of mankind on this globe. Part of the hydrological cycle between entry (percolation and recharge) and exit (natural or forced extraction and d ...
  • Advanced Biosignal Processing and Diagnostic Methods
    Advanced Biosignal Processing and Diagnostic Methods
    Edited by Christoph Hintermüller
    ISBN 978-953-51-2520-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2519-8,
    146 pages, July, 2016
    Personal health and well-being was and is important for all individuals. This includes the way people are living, what they do to stay healthy as well as a profound, well-informed diagnosis and appropriate treatment in case of disease. To achieve the ...
  • Plant Genomics
    Plant Genomics
    Edited by Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2456-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2455-9,
    308 pages, July, 2016
    Plant genomics aims to sequence, characterize, and study the genetic compositions, structures, organizations, functions, and interactions/networks of an entire plant genome. Its development and advances are tightly interconnected with proteomics, met ...
  • Microbial Biofilms - Importance and Applications
    Microbial Biofilms - Importance and Applications
    Edited by Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran and Nooruddin Thajuddin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2436-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2435-1,
    522 pages, July, 2016
    In the book Microbial Biofilms: Importance and applications, eminent scientists provide an up-to-date review of the present and future trends on biofilm-related research. This book is divided with four subdivisions as biofilm fundamentals, applicatio ...
  • Probiotics and Prebiotics in Human Nutrition and Health
    Probiotics and Prebiotics in Human Nutrition and Health
    Edited by Venketeshwer Rao and Leticia G. Rao
    ISBN 978-953-51-2476-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2475-7,
    392 pages, July, 2016
    Probiotic microorganisms are recognised as being beneficial for human health. Prebiotics are substrates that are used preferentially by the probiotic bacteria for their growth. A great deal of interest has been generated in recent years in identifyin ...
  • Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes
    Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes
    Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2450-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2449-8,
    382 pages, June, 2016
    This book, Organic Fertilizers - From Basic Concepts to Applied Outcomes, is intended to provide an overview of emerging researchable issues related to the use of organic fertilizers that highlight recent research activities in applied organic fertil ...
  • Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology
    Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology
    Edited by Nooruddin Thajuddin and Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran
    ISBN 978-953-51-2432-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2431-3,
    340 pages, June, 2016
    Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology will be useful source of information on basic and applied aspects of algae for post graduate students, researchers, scientists, agriculturists, and decision makers. The book comprises a total of 12 chapter ...
  • Environmental Health Risk - Hazardous Factors to Living Species
    Environmental Health Risk - Hazardous Factors to Living Species
    Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2402-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2401-6,
    276 pages, June, 2016
    This book, Environmental Health Risk - Hazardous Factors to Living Species, is intended to provide a set of practical discussions and relevant tools for making risky decisions that require actions to reduce environmental health risk against environme ...