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  • Aspects of Polyurethanes
    Aspects of Polyurethanes
    Edited by Faris Yilmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3546-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3545-6,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, September, 2017
    Polyurethanes are formed by reacting a polyol (an alcohol with more than two reactive hydroxyl groups per molecule) with a diisocyanate or a polymeric isocyanate in the presence of suitable catalysts and additives. Because a variety of diisocyanates ...
  • Shape Memory Alloys - Fundamentals and Applications
    Shape Memory Alloys - Fundamentals and Applications
    Edited by Farzad Ebrahim
    ISBN 978-953-51-3456-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3455-8,
    Edited Volume
    134 pages, September, 2017
    This book is a result of contributions of experts from international scientific community working in different aspects of shape memory alloys (SMAs) and reports on the state-of-the-art research and development findings on this topic through original ...
  • New Technologies in Protective Coatings
    New Technologies in Protective Coatings
    Edited by Carlos Giudice and Guadalupe Canosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-3492-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3491-6,
    Edited Volume
    130 pages, September, 2017
    Materials are at the center of all technological advances; it is evident in considering the spectacular progress that has been made in fields as diverse as engineering, medicine, biology, etc. Materials science and technology must develop researches ...
  • Elastomers
    Elastomers
    Edited by Nevin Cankaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-3488-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3487-9,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, August, 2017
    Summary-Book Contents: Your purpose of reading this book is to concentrate on recent developments on elastomers. The articles collected in this book are contributions by invited researchers with a long-standing experience in different research areas. ...
  • Severe Plastic Deformation Techniques
    Severe Plastic Deformation Techniques
    Edited by Marcello Cabibbo
    ISBN 978-953-51-3426-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3425-1,
    Edited Volume
    224 pages, August, 2017
    Grain size is recognized as a key microstructural factor affecting mechanical and, to some extent, physical properties of metals and metallic materials. For this reason, all the means designed to control and modify the grain size are considered a pro ...
  • Advances in Natural Gas Emerging Technologies
    Advances in Natural Gas Emerging Technologies
    Edited by Hamid A. Al-Megren and Rashid H. Altamimi
    ISBN 978-953-51-3434-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3433-6,
    Edited Volume
    250 pages, August, 2017
    Natural gas has become the world's primary supply of energy in the last decades. It is naturally occurring from the decomposition of organic materials, over the past 150 million years ago, into hydrocarbons. It is considered one of the most useful en ...
  • Nanostructured Materials - Fabrication to Applications
    Nanostructured Materials - Fabrication to Applications
    Edited by Mohindar Singh Seehra
    ISBN 978-953-51-3372-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3371-1,
    Edited Volume
    222 pages, July, 2017
    There continues to be a worldwide interest in the size-dependent properties of nanostructured materials and their applications in many diverse fields such as catalysis, sensors, energy conversion processes, and biomedicine to name a few. The eleven ...
  • Ion Implantation - Research and Application
    Ion Implantation - Research and Application
    Edited by Ishaq Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3238-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3237-0,
    Edited Volume
    150 pages, June, 2017
    Ion implantation is one of the promising areas of sciences and technologies. It has been observed as a continuously evolving technology. In this book, there is a detailed overview of the recent ion implantation research and innovation along with the ...