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  • Computer-aided Technologies - Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Computer-aided Technologies - Applications in Engineering and Medicine NEW
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    Edited by Razvan Udroiu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2788-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2787-1,
    176 pages, December, 2016
    The aim of this book is to present the latest applications, trends, and developments of computer-aided technologies (CAx). Computer-aided technologies are the core of product lifecycle management (PLM) and human lifecycle management (HUM). This book ...
  • Smart Cities Technologies
    Smart Cities Technologies NEW
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    Edited by Ivan Nunes Da Silva and Rogerio Andrade Flauzino
    ISBN 978-953-51-2808-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2807-6,
    244 pages, December, 2016
    What are smart cities? What are their purposes? What are the impacts resulting from their implementations? With these questions in mind, this book is compiled with the primary concern of answering readers with different profiles; from those intereste ...
  • Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Geohazards Caused by Human Activity NEW
    Edited by Arvin Farid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2802-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2801-4,
    150 pages, November, 2016
    This book is based on the contributions of several authors and attempts to describe the roles human activities play in causing geohazards either directly or indirectly through man-made climate change. The risk of these man-made geohazards and the ris ...
  • Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials
    Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials NEW
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    Edited by Matheus Poletto
    ISBN 978-953-51-2794-9,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2793-2,
    342 pages, November, 2016
    Composites from Renewable and Sustainable Materials consists of 16 chapters written by international subject matter experts investigating the characteristic and current application of materials from renewable and sustainable sources. The reader will ...
  • Recent Advances in Image and Video Coding
    Recent Advances in Image and Video Coding NEW
    Edited by Sudhakar Radhakrishnan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2776-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2775-8,
    274 pages, November, 2016
    This book is intended to attract the attention of practitioners and researchers in academia and industry interested in challenging paradigms of image and video coding algorithms with an emphasis on recent technological developments. All the chapters ...
  • Adhesives - Applications and Properties
    Adhesives - Applications and Properties NEW
    Edited by Anna Rudawska
    ISBN 978-953-51-2784-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2783-3,
    396 pages, November, 2016
    This book presents some information regarding adhesives which have applications in industry, medicine and dentistry. The book is divided into two parts: "Adhesives Applications in Medicine and Dentistry" and "Properties of Adhesive." The aim of such ...
  • Advances in Microfluidics - New Applications in Biology, Energy, and Materials Sciences
    Advances in Microfluidics - New Applications in Biology, Energy, and Materials Sciences NEW
    Edited by Xiao-Ying Yu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2786-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2785-7,
    420 pages, November, 2016
    Increasing innovations and applications make microfluidics a versatile choice for researchers in many disciplines. This book consists of multiple review chapters that aim to cover recent advances and new applications of microfluidics in biology, elec ...
  • Advances in Colloid Science
    Advances in Colloid Science NEW
    Edited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman and Abdullah Mohamed Asiri
    ISBN 978-953-51-2774-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2773-4,
    282 pages, November, 2016
    This book Advances in Colloid Science covers a number of up-to-date research advancement and progresses on colloids. It is a promising novel research field that has acknowledged a lot of interest recently. Here, the exciting scientific reports on cut ...