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  • Electric Machines and Drives
    Electric Machines and Drives
    Edited by Miroslav Chomat
    ISBN 978-953-307-548-8,
    274 pages, February, 2011
    The subject of this book is an important and diverse field of electric machines and drives. The twelve chapters of the book written by renowned authors, both academics and practitioners, cover a large part of the field of electric machines and drives ...
  • Tectonics
    Tectonics
    Edited by Damien Closson
    ISBN 978-953-307-545-7,
    370 pages, February, 2011
    The term tectonics refers to the study dealing with the forces and displacements that have operated to create structures within the lithosphere. The deformations affecting the Earth's crust are result of the release and the redistribution of energy f ...
  • Stochastic Optimization - Seeing the Optimal for the Uncertain
    Stochastic Optimization - Seeing the Optimal for the Uncertain
    Edited by Ioannis Dritsas
    ISBN 978-953-307-829-8,
    488 pages, February, 2011
    Stochastic Optimization Algorithms have become essential tools in solving a wide range of difficult and critical optimization problems. Such methods are able to find the optimum solution of a problem with uncertain elements or to algorithmically inco ...
  • Applications of Monte Carlo Method in Science and Engineering
    Applications of Monte Carlo Method in Science and Engineering
    Edited by Shaul Mordechai
    ISBN 978-953-307-691-1,
    964 pages, February, 2011
    In this book, Applications of Monte Carlo Method in Science and Engineering, we further expose the broad range of applications of Monte Carlo simulation in the fields of Quantum Physics, Statistical Physics, Reliability, Medical Physics, Polycrystal ...
  • Applications of Monte Carlo Methods in Biology, Medicine and Other Fields of Science
    Applications of Monte Carlo Methods in Biology, Medicine and Other Fields of Science
    Edited by Charles J. Mode
    ISBN 978-953-307-427-6,
    438 pages, February, 2011
    This volume is an eclectic mix of applications of Monte Carlo methods in many fields of research should not be surprising, because of the ubiquitous use of these methods in many fields of human endeavor. In an attempt to focus attention on a manageab ...
  • Fuzzy Controllers, Theory and Applications
    Fuzzy Controllers, Theory and Applications
    Edited by Lucian Grigorie
    ISBN 978-953-307-543-3,
    382 pages, February, 2011
    Trying to meet the requirements in the field, present book treats different fuzzy control architectures both in terms of the theoretical design and in terms of comparative validation studies in various applications, numerically simulated or experimen ...
  • Developments in Hydraulic Conductivity Research
    Developments in Hydraulic Conductivity Research
    Edited by Oagile Dikinya
    ISBN 978-953-307-470-2,
    282 pages, February, 2011
    This book provides the state of the art of the investigation and the in-depth analysis of hydraulic conductivity from the theoretical to semi-empirical models perspective as well as policy development associated with management of land resources eman ...
  • Intelligent Mechatronics
    Intelligent Mechatronics
    Edited by Ganesh Naik
    ISBN 978-953-307-300-2,
    260 pages, February, 2011
    This book is intended for both mechanical and electronics engineers (researchers and graduate students) who wish to get some training in smart electronics devices embedded in mechanical systems. The book is partly a textbook and partly a monograph. I ...