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  • Non-Destructive Testing
    Non-Destructive Testing NEW
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    Editor Fausto Pedro Garcia Marquez, Mayorkinos Papaelias and Noor Zaman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2502-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2501-3,
    276 pages, July, 2016
    Non-destructive testing (NDT) is based on inspection methodologies that do not require the change or destruction of the component or system under evaluation. Numerous NDT techniques are increasingly used, thanks to the recent advances in sensing tech ...
  • Nanoelectronics and Materials Development
    Nanoelectronics and Materials Development NEW
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    Editor Abhijit Kar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2526-6
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2525-9,
    148 pages, July, 2016
    The current edited book presents some of the most advanced research findings in the field of nanotechnology and its application in materials development in a very concise form. The main focus of the book is dragged toward those materials where electr ...
  • Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Editor Pietro Mandracci
    ISBN 978-953-51-2446-7
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2445-0,
    182 pages, June, 2016
    The structural properties of materials play a fundamental role in the determination of their suitability for a specific application. This book is intended as a contribution to the efforts to increase the knowledge of the influence exerted on the prop ...
  • Diamond and Carbon Composites and Nanocomposites
    Diamond and Carbon Composites and Nanocomposites
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-2454-2
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2453-5,
    180 pages, June, 2016
    During the past few years, scientists have achieved significant successes in nanoscience and technology. Nanotechnology is a branch of science that deals with fine structures and materials with very small dimensions - less than 100 nm. The composite ...
  • Nuclear Material Performance
    Nuclear Material Performance
    Editor Rehab O. Abdel Rahman and Hosam El-Din Mostafa Saleh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2448-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2447-4,
    170 pages, June, 2016
    Assessing and improving nuclear material performance is a crucial subject for the sustainability of the nuclear energy and radioactive isotope supplies. This book aims to present research efforts used to identify nuclear materials performances in dif ...
  • Advances in Functionally Graded Materials and Structures
    Advances in Functionally Graded Materials and Structures
    Editor Farzad Ebrahimi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2274-6,
    128 pages, March, 2016
    Functionally graded materials (FGMs) were initially designed as thermal barrier materials for aerospace structures and fusion reactors and now they are also considered as potential structural materials for future high-speed spacecraft and recently ar ...
  • Electrodeposition of Composite Materials
    Electrodeposition of Composite Materials
    Editor Adel M. A. Mohamed and Teresa D. Golden
    ISBN 978-953-51-2270-8,
    282 pages, March, 2016
    Nanocomposite coatings have various properties that can be utilized for corrosion protection and tribological improvements. Synthesis of the nanocomposite coatings using an electrodeposition method allows unique control of the experimental parameters ...
  • Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Editor Farzana Khan Parveen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2255-5,
    286 pages, March, 2016
    This book contains 10 Chapters divided into three Sections. Section A covers synthesis of biopolymers. Lignocellulosic feedstock contains cellulose, hemicellulose, and lignin, which are used for synthesis of biopolymers. Polymer-coated noble metal na ...