• Physical and Chemical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes
    Physical and Chemical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes
    Editor Satoru Suzuki
    ISBN 978-953-51-1002-6
    414 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 37573 times.
    Carbon nanotubes are rolled up graphene sheets with a quasi-one-dimensional structure of nanometer-scale diameter. In these last twenty years, carbon nanotubes have attracted much attention from physicists, chemists, material scientists, and electron ...
  • Piezoelectric Materials and Devices - Practice and Applications
    Piezoelectric Materials and Devices - Practice and Applications
    Editor Farzad Ebrahimi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1045-3
    174 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 17803 times.
    This book is a result of contributions of experts from international scientific community working in different aspects of piezoelectric materials and devices through original and innovative research studies. Through its 7 chapters the reader will hav ...
  • Electrochemistry
    Electrochemistry
    Editor Mohammed A. A. Khalid
    ISBN 978-953-51-1018-7
    208 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 28579 times.
    Electrochemistry has been undergoing significant transformations in the last few decades. It is now the province of academics interested only in measuring thermodynamic properties of solutions and of industrialists using electrolysis or manufacturing ...
  • Agricultural Chemistry
    Agricultural Chemistry
    Editor Margarita Stoytcheva and Roumen Zlatev
    ISBN 978-953-51-1026-2
    222 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 28848 times.
    The present book is a collection of ten original research articles and reports, associated with selected topics in agricultural chemistry. The discussed issues are organized in four sections: Classification and labeling of active substances in plant ...
  • Advanced Topics on Crystal Growth
    Advanced Topics on Crystal Growth
    Editor Sukarno Olavo Ferreira
    ISBN 978-953-51-1010-1
    432 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 35247 times.
    Crystal growth is the key step of a great number of very important applications. The development of new devices and products, from the traditional microelectronic industry to pharmaceutical industry and many others, depends on crystallization process ...
  • Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Editor Helio J.C. Barbosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1001-9
    212 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19946 times.
    Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) is the best example of how studies aimed at understanding and modeling the behavior of ants and other social insects can provide inspiration for the development of computational algorithms for the solution of difficult m ...
  • Adaptive Filtering - Theories and Applications
    Adaptive Filtering - Theories and Applications
    Editor Lino Garcia Morales
    ISBN 978-953-51-0998-3
    162 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8481 times.
    Adaptive filtering can be used to characterize unknown systems in time-variant environments. The main objective of this approach is to meet a difficult comprise: maximum convergence speed with maximum accuracy. Each application requires a certain app ...
  • Rheology - New Concepts, Applications and Methods
    Rheology - New Concepts, Applications and Methods
    Editor Rajkumar Durairaj
    ISBN 978-953-51-0953-2
    114 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10815 times.
    This book focuses on the current research in the area of rheology. Rheological characterizations are performed on materials in order to understand the basic nature of a system, quality control of raw materials and final products. The rheological char ...