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  • Improvement Trends for Internal Combustion Engines
    Improvement Trends for Internal Combustion Engines NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Bilge Albayrak Ceper and Melih Y?ld?z
    ISBN 978-953-51-3892-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3891-4,
    Edited Volume
    188 pages, March, 2018
    Internal combustion engines have remained a challenge due to depending heavily on fossil fuels, which are already limited reserves, and a requirement for improvement in emission levels continuously. The number of advanced technologies such as hybrid ...
  • Automation in Agriculture - Securing Food Supplies for Future Generations
    Automation in Agriculture - Securing Food Supplies for Future Generations NEW
    Edited by Stephan Hussmann
    ISBN 978-953-51-3874-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3873-0,
    Edited Volume
    198 pages, March, 2018
    According to Prof. D. Despommier, by the year 2050, nearly 80% of the earth's population will reside in urban centers. Furthermore, the human population will increase by about 3 billion people during the interim. New land will be needed to grow enoug ...
  • Advances in Some Hypersonic Vehicles Technologies
    Advances in Some Hypersonic Vehicles Technologies NEW
    Edited by Ramesh K. Agarwal
    ISBN 978-953-51-3904-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3903-4,
    Edited Volume
    184 pages, March, 2018
    The book describes the recent progress in some hypersonic technologies such as the aerodynamic modeling and numerical simulations of rarefied flows, boundary layer receptivity, coupled aerodynamics, and heat transfer problems, including fluid-thermal ...
  • Adaptive Robust Control Systems
    Adaptive Robust Control Systems NEW
    Edited by Le Anh Tuan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3797-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3796-2,
    Edited Volume
    362 pages, March, 2018
    This book focuses on the applications of robust and adaptive control approaches to practical systems. The proposed control systems hold two important features: (1) The system is robust with the variation in plant parameters and disturbances (2) The ...
  • Modern Railway Engineering
    Modern Railway Engineering NEW
    Edited by Ali Hessami
    ISBN 978-953-51-3860-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3859-4,
    Edited Volume
    228 pages, March, 2018
    Since the advent of steam engines and higher throughput railways during the early nineteenth century, the rate of development has been rather steady and incremental. The development of advanced electronic control and command systems, increasing level ...
  • Semiconductors - Growth and Characterization
    Semiconductors - Growth and Characterization NEW
    Edited by Rosalinda Inguanta and Carmelo Sunseri
    ISBN 978-953-51-3884-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3883-9,
    Edited Volume
    186 pages, March, 2018
    Semiconducting materials are widely used in several applications such as photonics, photovoltaics, electronics, and thermoelectrics, because of their optical and electro-optical features. The fundamental and technological importance of these material ...
  • Extrusion of Metals, Polymers and Food Products
    Extrusion of Metals, Polymers and Food Products NEW
    Edited by Sayyad Zahid Qamar
    ISBN 978-953-51-3838-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3837-2,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, February, 2018
    Extrusion is a very popular manufacturing process, especially because of its versatility in terms of materials and shapes. Representing the vast and multifaceted field of extrusion, this book contains write-ups on latest developments from experts in ...
  • Very-Large-Scale Integration
    Very-Large-Scale Integration NEW
    Edited by Kim Ho Yeap and Humaira Nisar
    ISBN 978-953-51-3864-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3863-1,
    Edited Volume
    160 pages, February, 2018
    In this book, a variety of topics related to Very-Large-Scale Integration (VLSI) is extensively discussed. The topics encompass the physics of VLSI transistors, the process of integrated chip design and fabrication and the applications of VLSI device ...