• Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Editor Taufik Abrão
    ISBN 978-953-51-0983-9
    292 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 41859 times.
    Heuristic Search is an important sub-discipline of optimization theory and finds applications in a vast variety of fields, including life science and engineering. Search methods have been useful in solving tough engineering-oriented problems that eit ...
  • Discrete Wavelet Transforms - A Compendium of New Approaches and Recent Applications
    Discrete Wavelet Transforms - A Compendium of New Approaches and Recent Applications
    Editor Awad Kh. Al - Asmari
    ISBN 978-953-51-0940-2
    232 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 15697 times.
    Discrete Wavelet Transform is a wavelet (DWT) transform that is widely used in numerical and functional analysis. Its key advantage over more traditional transforms, such as the Fourier transform, lies in its ability to offer temporal resolution, i.e ...
  • Recent Developments in the Study of Recrystallization
    Recent Developments in the Study of Recrystallization
    Editor Peter Wilson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0962-4
    232 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14412 times.
    Recrystallization is a phenomenon moderately well documented in the geological and metallurgical literature. This book provides a timely overview of the latest research and methods in a variety of fields where recrystallization is studied and is an i ...
  • Current Research in Nuclear Reactor Technology in Brazil and Worldwide
    Current Research in Nuclear Reactor Technology in Brazil and Worldwide
    Editor Amir Zacarias Mesquita
    ISBN 978-953-51-0967-9
    344 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20981 times.
    The aim of this book is to disseminate state-of-the-art research and advances in the area of nuclear reactors technology. The book was divided in two parts.Topics discussed in the first part of this compilation include: experimental investigation and ...
  • Application of Solar Energy
    Application of Solar Energy
    Editor Radu Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0969-3
    202 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23623 times.
    The present science book "Application of Solar Energy" is edited by Professor R. D. Rugescu in the series on Solar Power and consists of 7 chapters that begin with the proof of the high thermal efficiency of the gravitational draught through concent ...
  • Sintering Applications
    Sintering Applications
    Editor Burcu Ertuğ
    ISBN 978-953-51-0974-7
    350 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 30780 times.
    Sintering is one of the final stages of ceramics fabrication and is used to increase the strength of the compacted material. In the Sintering of Ceramics section, the fabrication of electronic ceramics and glass-ceramics were presented. Especially di ...
  • Recent Advances on Meta-Heuristics and Their Application to Real Scenarios
    Recent Advances on Meta-Heuristics and Their Application to Real Scenarios
    Editor Javier Del Ser
    ISBN 978-953-51-0913-6
    138 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 6704 times.
    This book aims at attracting the interest of researchers and practitioners around the applicability of meta-heuristic algorithms to practical scenarios arising from different knowledge disciplines. Emphasis is placed on evolutionary algorithms and sw ...
  • Ionic Liquids - New Aspects for the Future
    Ionic Liquids - New Aspects for the Future
    Editor Jun-ichi Kadokawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0937-2
    706 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 65988 times.
    Concerns with ionic liquids are one of the most interesting and rapidly developing areas in modern physical chemistry, materials science, technologies, and engineering. Increasing attention has also been paid to the use of ionic liquids in the resea ...