• Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration NEW
    Editor Wenping Cao and Yihua Hu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2408-5
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2407-8
    322 pages, May, 2016
    The development of renewable energy technologies (such as wind, solar, and biomass) has accelerated the establishment of a low-carbon society. This book provides a glimpse of some recent advancements in modelling, control, electrical generators and p ...
  • Plasma Science and Technology - Progress in Physical States and Chemical Reactions
    Plasma Science and Technology - Progress in Physical States and Chemical Reactions
    Editor Tetsu Mieno
    ISBN 978-953-51-2280-7
    574 pages, April, 2016
    In the early twentieth century, Dr. Irving Langmuir actively studied plasma discharge and surface science. Since then, great progress has been made in the development of applications of discharges and plasmas such as discharge lamps, electric tubes, ...
  • Apatites and their Synthetic Analogues - Synthesis, Structure, Properties and Applications
    Apatites and their Synthetic Analogues - Synthesis, Structure, Properties and Applications
    Editor Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2266-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2265-4
    514 pages, April, 2016
    Apatite-type minerals and their synthetic analogues are of interest of many industrial branches and scientific disciplines including material sciences, chemical industry, agriculture, geology, medicine and dentistry. This book provides a basic overvi ...
  • Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Editor Jaroslav Mencik
    ISBN 978-953-51-2278-4
    214 pages, April, 2016
    Our life is strongly influenced by the reliability of the things we use, as well as of processes and services. Failures cause losses in the industry and society. Methods for reliability assessment and optimization are thus very important. This book e ...
  • Neutron Scattering
    Neutron Scattering
    Editor Waldemar Alfredo Monteiro
    ISBN 978-953-51-2276-0
    156 pages, April, 2016
    This book brings suitable data concerning theory and experiments of neutron interactions with different materials. Since the neutron discovery by Chadwick in 1932, researchers of the entire world begin to make studies about it. It is well known that ...
  • Advances in Functionally Graded Materials and Structures
    Advances in Functionally Graded Materials and Structures
    Editor Farzad Ebrahimi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2274-6
    128 pages, March, 2016
    Functionally graded materials (FGMs) were initially designed as thermal barrier materials for aerospace structures and fusion reactors and now they are also considered as potential structural materials for future high-speed spacecraft and recently ar ...
  • Non-woven Fabrics
    Non-woven Fabrics
    Editor Han-Yong Jeon
    ISBN 978-953-51-2271-5
    324 pages, March, 2016
    Non-woven Fabrics is differentiated text which covers overall stream from raw fibers to final products and includes features of manufacturing and finish process with specialized application end use. Application range of non-woven fabrics is extended ...
  • Electrodeposition of Composite Materials
    Electrodeposition of Composite Materials
    Editor Adel M. A. Mohamed and Teresa D. Golden
    ISBN 978-953-51-2270-8
    282 pages, March, 2016
    Nanocomposite coatings have various properties that can be utilized for corrosion protection and tribological improvements. Synthesis of the nanocomposite coatings using an electrodeposition method allows unique control of the experimental parameters ...