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  • Viscoelastic and Viscoplastic Materials
    Viscoelastic and Viscoplastic Materials
    Edited by Mohamed Fathy El-Amin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2603-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2602-7,
    Edited Volume
    372 pages, September, 2016
    This book introduces numerous selected advanced topics in viscoelastic and viscoplastic materials. The book effectively blends theoretical, numerical, modeling and experimental aspects of viscoelastic and viscoplastic materials that are usually encou ...
  • High Temperature Corrosion
    High Temperature Corrosion
    Edited by Zaki Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2508-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2507-5,
    Edited Volume
    154 pages, September, 2016
    High temperature corrosion is an extremely important area of corrosion as it causes the failure of high temperature equipment in process industry and power generation. Every engineer is required to obtain a basic knowledge of high temperature corrosi ...
  • Two-dimensional Materials - Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Applications
    Two-dimensional Materials - Synthesis, Characterization and Potential Applications
    Edited by Pramoda Kumar Nayak
    ISBN 978-953-51-2555-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2554-9,
    Edited Volume
    278 pages, August, 2016
    There are only a few discoveries and new technologies in materials science that have the potential to dramatically alter and revolutionize our material world. Discovery of two-dimensional (2D) materials, the thinnest form of materials to ever occur i ...
  • Insulation Materials in Context of Sustainability
    Insulation Materials in Context of Sustainability
    Edited by Amjad Almusaed and Asaad Almssad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2625-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2624-9,
    Edited Volume
    148 pages, August, 2016
    This book gives information and guidance on important subjects. It presents the major and efficient applications for efficient insulation materials. The book is divided into two parts. Part I discusses ecological insulation materials. In this part, t ...
  • Magnetic Materials
    Magnetic Materials
    Edited by Khan Maaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2428-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2427-6,
    Edited Volume
    276 pages, August, 2016
    This book reports on the recent progresses in theory, application, and characterization of magnetic materials. It covers a broad spectrum of topics on magnetic materials with different shapes and morphologies such as transition metals, cylindrical an ...
  • Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Emerging Concepts in Analysis and Applications of Hydrogels
    Edited by Sutapa Biswas Majee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2510-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2509-9,
    Edited Volume
    264 pages, August, 2016
    This book is an Up-to-date and authoritative account on physicochemical principles, pharmaceutical and biomedical applications of hydrogels. It consists of eight contributions from different authors highlighting properties and synthesis of hydrogels, ...
  • Piezoelectric Materials
    Piezoelectric Materials
    Edited by Toshio Ogawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2559-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2558-7,
    Edited Volume
    236 pages, August, 2016
    The science and technology in the area of piezoelectric ceramics are extremely progressing, especially the materials research, measurement technique, theory and applications, and furthermore, demanded to fit social technical requests such as environm ...
  • Zeolites - Useful Minerals
    Zeolites - Useful Minerals
    Edited by Claudia Belviso
    ISBN 978-953-51-2577-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2576-1,
    Edited Volume
    224 pages, August, 2016
    This book collects recent results about research activities on zeolites, from synthesis to application. It is composed of two sections. The first is devoted to articles and brief review articles on the synthesis of zeolite from fly ash and final appl ...