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  • Aspects on Fundaments and Applications of Conducting Polymers
    Aspects on Fundaments and Applications of Conducting Polymers
    Edited by Artur de Jesus Motheo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0385-1,
    220 pages, January, 2012
    Since the establishment of the conductive properties of intrinsic conductive polymers, a huge variety of basic and applied research has been carried out, involving different polymers, copolymers, blends, mixtures and composites. Thus, fundamental un ...
  • Crystallization and Materials Science of Modern Artificial and Natural Crystals
    Crystallization and Materials Science of Modern Artificial and Natural Crystals
    Edited by Elena Borisenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-608-9,
    342 pages, January, 2012
    Crystal growth is an important process, which forms the basis for a wide variety of natural phenomena and engineering developments. This book provides a unique opportunity for a reader to gain knowledge about various aspects of crystal growth from ad ...
  • Polycrystalline Materials - Theoretical and Practical Aspects
    Polycrystalline Materials - Theoretical and Practical Aspects
    Edited by Zachary Todorov Zachariev
    ISBN 978-953-307-934-9,
    176 pages, January, 2012
    The book "Polycrystalline Materials - Theoretical and Practical Aspects" is focused on contemporary investigations of plastic deformation, strength and grain-scale approaches, methods of synthesis, structurals, properties, and application of some pol ...
  • Modern Aspects of Bulk Crystal and Thin Film Preparation
    Modern Aspects of Bulk Crystal and Thin Film Preparation
    Edited by Nikolai Kolesnikov and Elena Borisenko
    ISBN 978-953-307-610-2,
    618 pages, January, 2012
    In modern research and development, materials manufacturing crystal growth is known as a way to solve a wide range of technological tasks in the fabrication of materials with preset properties. This book allows a reader to gain insight into selected ...
  • Alloy Steel - Properties and Use
    Alloy Steel - Properties and Use
    Edited by Eduardo Valencia Morales
    ISBN 978-953-307-484-9,
    270 pages, December, 2011
    The sections in this book are devoted to new approaches and usages of stainless steels, the influence of the environments on the behavior of certain classes of steels, new structural concepts to understand some fatigue processes, new insight on stren ...
  • Recent Trends in Processing and Degradation of Aluminium Alloys
    Recent Trends in Processing and Degradation of Aluminium Alloys
    Edited by Zaki Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-307-734-5,
    528 pages, November, 2011
    In the recent decade a quantum leap has been made in production of aluminum alloys and new techniques of casting, forming, welding and surface modification have been evolved to improve the structural integrity of aluminum alloys. This book covers th ...
  • Biomaterials Applications for Nanomedicine
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    Edited by Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-307-661-4,
    470 pages, November, 2011
    These contribution books collect reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of biomaterial development and use. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new a ...
  • Biomaterials - Physics and Chemistry
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    Edited by Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-307-418-4,
    502 pages, November, 2011
    These contribution books collect reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of biomaterial development and use. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new a ...