• High Performance Polymers - Polyimides Based - From Chemistry to Applications
    High Performance Polymers - Polyimides Based - From Chemistry to Applications
    Editor Marc J.M. Abadie
    ISBN 978-953-51-0899-3
    256 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 17066 times.
    The feature of polyimides and other heterocyclic polymers are now well-established and used for long term temperature durability in the range of 250 - 350'C. This book will review synthesis, mechanisms, ultimate properties, physico-chemical propertie ...
  • Tungsten Carbide - Processing and Applications
    Tungsten Carbide - Processing and Applications
    Editor Kui Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0902-0
    146 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 9004 times.
    Tungsten Carbide - Processing and Applications, provides fundamental and practical information of tungsten carbide from powder processing to machining technologies for industry to explore more potential applications. Tungsten carbide has attracted gr ...
  • Adaptive Optics Progress
    Adaptive Optics Progress
    Editor Robert K. Tyson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0894-8
    228 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 7813 times.
    For over four decades there has been continuous progress in adaptive optics technology, theory, and systems development. Recently there also has been an explosion of applications of adaptive optics throughout the fields of communications and medicin ...
  • Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks
    Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks
    Editor Hongbo Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-51-0896-2
    172 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 16026 times.
    A wireless ad-hoc network is a wireless network deployed without any infrastructure. This includes wireless mesh networks, mobile ad-hoc networks, and vehicular ad-hoc networks. This book focuses on the most fundamental aspects of wireless ad-hoc ne ...
  • Soil Fertility
    Soil Fertility
    Editor Roland Nuhu Issaka
    ISBN 978-953-51-0873-3
    250 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 18573 times.
    Soil Fertility book presents nine chapters written by renowned soil fertility experts from Africa, Asia and South America. The book is divided into two sections. Section 1, Biological Processes and Integration of Inorganic and Organic Fertilizers for ...
  • Environmental and Industrial Corrosion - Practical and Theoretical Aspects
    Environmental and Industrial Corrosion - Practical and Theoretical Aspects
    Editor Benjamin Valdez Salas and Michael Schorr
    ISBN 978-953-51-0877-1
    176 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 11465 times.
    Nowadays, it is generally accepted that in the natural and industrial environments, corrosion and pollution are interrelated harmful processes since many water, air and soil pollutants accelerate corrosion, and corrosion products such as rust, oxides ...
  • Water Supply System Analysis - Selected Topics
    Water Supply System Analysis - Selected Topics
    Editor Avi Ostfeld
    ISBN 978-953-51-0889-4
    158 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 10368 times.
    A water supply system is an interconnected collection of sources, pipes, and hydraulic control elements delivering consumers prescribed water quantities at desired pressures and water qualities. This book incorporates selected topics on theory, revis ...
  • Applied Fracture Mechanics
    Applied Fracture Mechanics
    Editor Alexander Belov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0897-9
    392 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 34648 times.
    The book "Applied Fracture Mechanics" presents a collection of articles on application of fracture mechanics methods to materials science, medicine, and engineering. In thirteen chapters, a wide range of topics is discussed, including strength of bio ...