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  • Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices
    Editor Marco G. Beghi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1189-4
    621 pages, August, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 18647 times.
    Acoustics is a mature field which enjoys a never ending youth. New developments are induced by either the search for a better understanding, or by technological innovations. Micro-fabrication techniques introduced a whole new class of microdevices, w ...
  • Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Progress in Gas Turbine Performance
    Editor Ernesto Benini
    ISBN 978-953-51-1166-5
    268 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 28450 times.
    There has been a remarkable difference in the research and development regarding gas turbine technology for transportation and power generation. The former remains substantially florid and unaltered with respect to the past as the superiority of air- ...
  • Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Tribology - Fundamentals and Advancements
    Editor Jürgen Gegner
    ISBN 978-953-51-1135-1
    330 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22283 times.
    As the subject of tribology comprises lubrication, friction and wear of contact components highly relevant to practical applications, it challenges scientists from chemistry, physics and materials engineering around the world on todays sophisticated ...
  • Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Modern Surface Engineering Treatments
    Editor Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1149-8
    238 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21000 times.
    Surface engineering can be defined as an enabling technology used in a wide range of industrial activities. Surface engineering was founded by detecting surface features which destroy most of pieces, e.g. abrasion, corrosion, fatigue, and disruption; ...
  • Tribology in Engineering
    Tribology in Engineering
    Editor Haşim Pihtili
    ISBN 978-953-51-1126-9
    252 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 29841 times.
    The main goal in preparing this book was to publish contemporary concepts, new discoveries and innovative ideas in the field of surface engineering, predominantly for the technical applications, as well as in the field of production engineering and t ...
  • Wind Tunnel Designs and Their Diverse Engineering Applications
    Wind Tunnel Designs and Their Diverse Engineering Applications
    Editor N. A. Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-1047-7
    228 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21992 times.
    This book is intended to be a valuable addition to students, engineers, scientists, industrialists, consultants and others providing greater insight into wind tunnel designs and their enormous research potential. It is a compilation of works from wor ...
  • Applied Fracture Mechanics
    Applied Fracture Mechanics
    Editor Alexander Belov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0897-9
    392 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 39112 times.
    The book "Applied Fracture Mechanics" presents a collection of articles on application of fracture mechanics methods to materials science, medicine, and engineering. In thirteen chapters, a wide range of topics is discussed, including strength of bio ...
  • Welding Processes
    Welding Processes
    Editor Radovan Kovacevic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0854-2
    450 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 90478 times.
    Despite the wide availability of literature on welding processes, a need exists to regularly update the engineering community on advancements in joining techniques of similar and dissimilar materials, in their numerical modeling, as well as in their ...