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  • Digital Libraries - Methods and Applications
    Digital Libraries - Methods and Applications
    Edited by Kuo Hung Huang
    ISBN 978-953-307-203-6,
    232 pages, April, 2011
    Digital library is commonly seen as a type of information retrieval system which stores and accesses digital content remotely via computer networks. However, the vision of digital libraries is not limited to technology or management, but user experie ...
  • Microstrip Antennas
    Microstrip Antennas
    Edited by Nasimuddin Nasimuddin
    ISBN 978-953-307-247-0,
    552 pages, April, 2011
    In the last 40 years, the microstrip antenna has been developed for many communication systems such as radars, sensors, wireless, satellite, broadcasting, ultra-wideband, radio frequency identifications (RFIDs), reader devices etc. The progress in mo ...
  • Waste Water - Treatment and Reutilization
    Waste Water - Treatment and Reutilization
    Edited by Fernando Sebastián García Einschlag
    ISBN 978-953-307-249-4,
    446 pages, April, 2011
    The steady increase in industrialization, urbanization and enormous population growth are leading to production of huge quantities of wastewaters that may frequently cause environmental hazards. This makes waste water treatment and waste water reduct ...
  • Waste Water - Evaluation and Management
    Waste Water - Evaluation and Management
    Edited by Fernando Sebastián García Einschlag
    ISBN 978-953-307-233-3,
    482 pages, April, 2011
    Fresh water resources are under serious stress throughout the globe. Water supply and water quality degradation are global concerns. Many natural water bodies receive a varied range of waste water from point and/or non point sources. Hence, there is ...
  • Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
    Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
    Edited by Brahim Attaf
    ISBN 978-953-307-235-7,
    660 pages, April, 2011
    Due to their good mechanical characteristics in terms of stiffness and strength coupled with mass-saving advantage and other attractive physico-chemical properties, composite materials are successfully used in medicine and nanotechnology fields. To t ...
  • Fourier Transforms - New Analytical Approaches and FTIR Strategies
    Fourier Transforms - New Analytical Approaches and FTIR Strategies
    Edited by Goran Nikolic
    ISBN 978-953-307-232-6,
    538 pages, April, 2011
    New analytical strategies and techniques are necessary to meet requirements of modern technologies and new materials. In this sense, this book provides a thorough review of current analytical approaches, industrial practices, and strategies in Fourie ...
  • Object Recognition
    Object Recognition
    Edited by Tam Phuong Cao
    ISBN 978-953-307-222-7,
    360 pages, April, 2011
    Vision-based object recognition tasks are very familiar in our everyday activities, such as driving our car in the correct lane. We do these tasks effortlessly in real-time. In the last decades, with the advancement of computer technology, researcher ...
  • Multi-Agent Systems - Modeling, Interactions, Simulations and Case Studies
    Multi-Agent Systems - Modeling, Interactions, Simulations and Case Studies
    Edited by Faisal Alkhateeb, Eslam Al Maghayreh and Iyad Abu Doush
    ISBN 978-953-307-176-3,
    512 pages, April, 2011
    A multi-agent system (MAS) is a system composed of multiple interacting intelligent agents. Multi-agent systems can be used to solve problems which are difficult or impossible for an individual agent or monolithic system to solve. Agent systems are o ...