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  • 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 22092 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 18551 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 17474 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 25035 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 18540 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 35350 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 82584 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 ...
  • An Overview of Heat Transfer Phenomena
    An Overview of Heat Transfer Phenomena
    Editor Salim N. Kazi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0827-6
    538 pages, October, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 42369 times.
    In the wake of energy crisis due to rapid growth of industries, urbanization, transportation, and human habit, the efficient transfer of heat could play a vital role in energy saving. Industries, household requirements, offices, transportation are al ...