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  • Piezoelectric Materials
    Piezoelectric Materials
    Edited by Toshio Ogawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2559-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2558-7,
    236 pages, August, 2016
    The science and technology in the area of piezoelectric ceramics are extremely progressing, especially the materials research, measurement technique, theory and applications, and furthermore, demanded to fit social technical requests such as environm ...
  • Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Edited by Sutapa Biswas Majee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2510-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2509-9,
    264 pages, August, 2016
    This book is an Up-to-date and authoritative account on physicochemical principles, pharmaceutical and biomedical applications of hydrogels. It consists of eight contributions from different authors highlighting properties and synthesis of hydrogels, ...
  • Metallic Glasses - Formation and Properties
    Metallic Glasses - Formation and Properties
    Edited by Behrooz Movahedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2512-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2511-2,
    176 pages, August, 2016
    Metallic glasses and amorphous materials have attracted much more attention in the last two decades. A noncrystalline solid produced by continuous cooling from the liquid state is known as a glass. From the other point of view, a noncrystalline mater ...
  • Nanoelectronics and Materials Development
    Nanoelectronics and Materials Development
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Non-Destructive Testing
    Non-Destructive Testing
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Nuclear Material Performance
    Nuclear Material Performance
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Diamond and Carbon Composites and Nanocomposites
    Diamond and Carbon Composites and Nanocomposites
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Edited by 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 ...