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  • Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Editor Hoon Kiat Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1048-4
    318 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 29541 times.
    This book highlights the important need for more efficient and environmentally sound combustion technologies that utilise renewable fuels to be continuously developed and adopted. The central theme here is two-fold: internal combustion engines and fu ...
  • Vehicular Technologies - Deployment and Applications
    Vehicular Technologies - Deployment and Applications
    Editor Lorenzo Galati Giordano and Luca Reggiani
    ISBN 978-953-51-0992-1
    232 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13474 times.
    This book provides an insight for students, researchers and practitioners on the area of vehicular communications explaining and presenting solutions for some of the most critical issues in this field and, hopefully, inspiring new research directions ...
  • New Generation of Electric Vehicles
    New Generation of Electric Vehicles
    Editor Zoran Stevic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0893-1
    384 pages, December, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 38987 times.
    Important factor in political decision-making is a public opinion as well. Therefore, it is very important to raise global ecological awareness and wider public education regarding ecology. Goal of this book is to bring closer to the readers new driv ...
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
    Intelligent Transportation Systems
    Editor Ahmed Abdel-Rahim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0347-9
    214 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 23776 times.
    Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) have transformed surface transportation networks through the integration of advanced communications and computing technologies into the transportation infrastructure. ITS technologies have improved the safety ...
  • Electric Vehicles - Modelling and Simulations
    Electric Vehicles - Modelling and Simulations
    Editor Seref Soylu
    ISBN 978-953-307-477-1
    487 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 136005 times.
    In this book, modeling and simulation of electric vehicles and their components have been emphasized chapter by chapter with valuable contribution of many researchers who work on both technical and regulatory sides of the field. Mathematical models ...
  • Electric Vehicles - The Benefits and Barriers
    Electric Vehicles - The Benefits and Barriers
    Editor Seref Soylu
    ISBN 978-953-307-287-6
    252 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 62166 times.
    In this book, theoretical basis and design guidelines for electric vehicles have been emphasized chapter by chapter with valuable contribution of many researchers who work on both technical and regulatory sides of the field. Multidisciplinary researc ...
  • Advances in Spacecraft Technologies
    Advances in Spacecraft Technologies
    Editor Jason Hall
    ISBN 978-953-307-551-8
    608 pages, February, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 121766 times.
    The development and launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik more than five decades ago propelled both the scientific and engineering communities to new heights as they worked together to develop novel solutions to the challenges of spacecraf ...
  • Wind Tunnels
    Wind Tunnels
    Editor Satoru Okamoto
    ISBN 978-953-307-295-1
    146 pages, February, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 48071 times.
    Although great advances in computational methods have been made in recent years, wind tunnel tests remain essential for obtaining the full range of data required to guide detailed design decisions for various practical engineering problems. This book ...