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  • Silicon Carbide - Materials, Processing and Applications in Electronic Devices
    Silicon Carbide - Materials, Processing and Applications in Electronic Devices
    Editor Moumita Mukherjee
    ISBN 978-953-307-968-4,
    558 pages, October, 2011
    Silicon Carbide (SiC) and its polytypes, used primarily for grinding and high temperature ceramics, have been a part of human civilization for a long time. The inherent ability of SiC devices to operate with higher efficiency and lower environmental ...
  • Applications of Ionic Liquids in Science and Technology
    Applications of Ionic Liquids in Science and Technology
    Editor Scott Handy
    ISBN 978-953-307-605-8,
    528 pages, September, 2011
    This volume, of a two volume set on ionic liquids, focuses on the applications of ionic liquids in a growing range of areas. Throughout the 1990s, it seemed that most of the attention in the area of ionic liquids applications was directed toward thei ...
  • Biomaterials Science and Engineering
    Biomaterials Science and Engineering
    Editor Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-307-609-6,
    468 pages, September, 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 ...
  • Special Issues on Magnesium Alloys
    Special Issues on Magnesium Alloys
    Editor Waldemar A. Monteiro
    ISBN 978-953-307-391-0,
    136 pages, September, 2011
    Magnesium is the lightest of all the metals and the sixth most abundant on Earth. Magnesium is ductile and the most machinable of all the metals. Magnesium alloy developments have traditionally been driven by requirements for lightweight materials to ...
  • Advances in Composite Materials - Analysis of Natural and Man-Made Materials
    Advances in Composite Materials - Analysis of Natural and Man-Made Materials
    Editor Pavla Těšinova
    ISBN 978-953-307-449-8,
    584 pages, September, 2011
    Composites are made up of constituent materials with high engineering potential. This potential is wide as wide is the variation of materials and structure constructions when new updates are invented every day. Technological advances in composite fie ...
  • Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Advances in Ceramics - Electric and Magnetic Ceramics, Bioceramics, Ceramics and Environment
    Editor Costas Sikalidis
    ISBN 978-953-307-350-7,
    562 pages, September, 2011
    The current book consists of twenty-four chapters divided into three sections. Section I includes fourteen chapters in electric and magnetic ceramics which deal with modern specific research on dielectrics and their applications, on nanodielectrics, ...
  • Ferroelectrics - Material Aspects
    Ferroelectrics - Material Aspects
    Editor Mickaël Lallart
    ISBN 978-953-307-332-3,
    530 pages, August, 2011
    Ferroelectric materials have been and still are widely used in many applications, that have moved from sonar towards breakthrough technologies such as memories or optical devices. This book is a part of a four volume collection (covering material asp ...
  • Nanocomposites with Unique Properties and Applications in Medicine and Industry
    Nanocomposites with Unique Properties and Applications in Medicine and Industry
    Editor John Cuppoletti
    ISBN 978-953-307-351-4,
    372 pages, August, 2011
    This book contains chapters on nanocomposites for engineering hard materials for high performance aircraft, rocket and automobile use, using laser pulses to form metal coatings on glass and quartz, and also tungsten carbide-cobalt nanoparticles using ...