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  • Sintering of Functional Materials
    Sintering of Functional Materials NEW
    Edited by Igor Shishkovsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-3757-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3756-6,
    Edited Volume
    192 pages, February, 2018
    Powder-based materials and treatment technologies rank high in contemporary scientific-technical progress due to their numerous significant technoeconomic qualities. Sintering of such materials allows saving on materials and lowering the cost price o ...
  • Recent Research in Polymerization
    Recent Research in Polymerization
    Edited by Nevin Cankaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-3747-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3746-7,
    Edited Volume
    214 pages, January, 2018
    The purpose of this book is to help you concentrate on recent developments in polymerization. The chapters collected in the book are contributions by invited researchers with a long-standing experience in different research areas. I hope that the mat ...
  • Creep
    Edited by Tomasz Tanski, Marek Sroka and Adam Zielinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-3725-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3724-5,
    Edited Volume
    268 pages, January, 2018
    This book contains 12 chapters with original and innovative research studies in the issues related to the broadly defined creep effect, which concerns not only the area of construction materials but also natural phenomena. The emphasis on the discuss ...
  • Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in ...
    Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in  ...
    Edited by Subbarayan Sivasankaran
    ISBN 978-953-51-3698-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3697-2,
    Edited Volume
    322 pages, December, 2017
    The major issue of energy saving and conservation of the environment in the world is being emphasized to us to concentrate on lightweight materials in which aluminium alloys are contributing more in applications in the twenty-first century. Aluminium ...
  • Austenitic Stainless Steels - New As ...
    Austenitic Stainless Steels - New As ...
    Edited by Wojciech Borek, Tomasz Tanski and Zbigniew Brytan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3702-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3701-6,
    Edited Volume
    216 pages, December, 2017
    Stainless steel is still one of the fastest growing materials. Today, the austenitic stainless steel with the classic composition of 18% Cr and 8% Ni (grade 304L) is still the most widely used by far in the world. The unique characteristic of stainle ...
  • Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering - Ma ...
    Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering - Ma ...
    Edited by Francesco Baino
    ISBN 978-953-51-3642-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3641-5,
    Edited Volume
    330 pages, December, 2017
    Biomaterials are often designed to act as scaffolds, i.e., 3D porous templates that support and stimulate the growth of healthy tissue and then safely dissolve once they have performed their functions. This book provides a picture of the current stat ...
  • Recent Progress in Soldering Materials
    Recent Progress in Soldering Materials
    Edited by Ahmad Azmin Mohamad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3644-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3643-9,
    Edited Volume
    116 pages, November, 2017
    This book is about solders and their composition and focuses on material characterizations and the methods used to make alloys and determine their structures, physical properties and applications. Physical properties and the factors that control them ...
  • Acrylic Polymers in Healthcare
    Acrylic Polymers in Healthcare
    Edited by Boreddy S.R. Reddy
    ISBN 978-953-51-3594-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3593-7,
    Edited Volume
    206 pages, November, 2017
    This book on Acrylic Polymers for Healthcare presents eight chapters organised into three parts by providing new ideas in design, synthesis and a detailed study of new acrylate materials in healthcare applications. Part I represents Chapters 1, 2, 3 ...