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  • Nanowires Science and Technology
    Nanowires Science and Technology
    Edited by Nicoleta Lupu
    ISBN 978-953-7619-89-3,
    410 pages, February, 2010
    This book describes nanowires fabrication and their potential applications, both as standing alone or complementing carbon nanotubes and polymers. Understanding the design and working principles of nanowires described here, requires a multidisciplina ...
  • Computational Intelligence and Modern Heuristics
    Computational Intelligence and Modern Heuristics
    Edited by Al-Dahoud Ali
    ISBN 978-953-7619-28-2,
    348 pages, February, 2010
    The chapters of this book are collected mainly from the best selected papers that have been published in the 4th International conference on Information Technology ICIT 2009, that has been held in Al-Zaytoonah University, Jordan in the period 3-5/ ...
  • Lithography
    Edited by Michael Wang
    ISBN 978-953-307-064-3,
    678 pages, February, 2010
    Lithography, the fundamental fabrication process of semiconductor devices, plays a critical role in micro- and nano-fabrications and the revolution in high density integrated circuits. This book is the result of inspirations and contributions fro ...
  • Nanofibers
    Edited by Ashok Kumar
    ISBN 978-953-7619-86-2,
    450 pages, February, 2010
    “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom” ⎯ this was the title of the lecture Prof. Richard Feynman delivered at California Institute of Technology on December 29, 1959 at the American Physical Society meeting. He considered the possibility to ...
  • Human-Robot Interaction
    Human-Robot Interaction
    Edited by Daisuke Chugo
    ISBN 978-953-307-051-3,
    308 pages, February, 2010
    Human-robot interaction (HRI) is the study of interactions between people (users) and robots. HRI is multidisciplinary with contributions from the fields of human-computer interaction, artificial intelligence, robotics, speech recognition, and socia ...
  • Solar Energy
    Solar Energy
    Edited by Radu D Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-052-0,
    440 pages, February, 2010
    The present “Solar Energy” science book hopefully opens a series of other first-hand texts in new technologies with practical impact and subsequent interest. They might include the ecological combustion of fossil fuels, space technology in the b ...
  • New Achievements in Evolutionary Computation
    New Achievements in Evolutionary Computation
    Edited by Peter Korosec
    ISBN 978-953-307-053-7,
    326 pages, February, 2010
    Evolutionary computation has been widely used in computer science for decades. Even though it started as far back as the 1960s with simulated evolution, the subject is still evolving. During this time, new metaheuristic optimization approaches, li ...
  • Digital Video
    Digital Video
    Edited by Floriano De Rango
    ISBN 978-953-7619-70-1,
    514 pages, February, 2010
    This book tries to address different aspects and issues related to video and multimedia distribution over the heterogeneous environment considering broadband satellite networks and general wireless systems where wireless communications and condition ...