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  • Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Geohazards Caused by Human Activity NEW
    Early Online Release
    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 ...
  • Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phenomena and their Applications
    Luminescence - An Outlook on the Phenomena and their Applications NEW
    Edited by Jagannathan Thirumalai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2763-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2762-8,
    386 pages, November, 2016
    The aim of this book is to give readers a broad review of topical worldwide advancements in theoretical and experimental facts, instrumentation and practical applications erudite by luminescent materials and their prospects in dealing with different ...
  • Proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies (ICIS 2016) - Interdisciplinarity and Creativity in the Knowledge Society
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies (ICIS 2016) - Interdisciplinarity and Creativity in the Knowledge Society
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    Edited by Valentina Mihaela Pomazan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2768-0,
    190 pages, November, 2016
    Interdisciplinarity is a sine qua non condition for any modern endeavour, a reason for the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies (ICIS 2016) to promote new and emerging research topics and interdisciplinary collaborations. During the ...