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Our collection of 18 books.

  • Hybrid Electric Vehicles
    Hybrid Electric Vehicles
    Edited by Teresa Donateo
    ISBN 978-953-51-3298-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3297-4,
    Edited Volume
    158 pages, June, 2017
    This book on hybrid electric vehicles brings out six chapters on some of the research activities through the wide range of current issues on hybrid electric vehicles. The first section deals with two interesting applications of HEVs, namely, urban bu ...
  • Urban Transport Systems
    Urban Transport Systems
    Edited by Hamid Yaghoubi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2874-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2873-1,
    Edited Volume
    238 pages, January, 2017
    This book contains a collection of latest research developments on the urban transportation systems. It describes rail transit systems, subways, bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, taxicabs, automobiles, etc. This book also studies the technical paramet ...
  • Modeling and Simulation for Electric Vehicle Applications
    Modeling and Simulation for Electric Vehicle Applications
    Edited by Mohamed Amine Fakhfakh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2637-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2636-2,
    Edited Volume
    184 pages, October, 2016
    The book presents interesting topics from the area of modeling and simulation of electric vehicles application. The results presented by the authors of the book chapters are very interesting and inspiring. The book will familiarize the readers with t ...
  • Railway Research - Selected Topics on Development, Safety and Technology
    Railway Research - Selected Topics on Development, Safety and Technology
    Edited by Krzysztof Zboinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2235-7,
    Edited Volume
    204 pages, December, 2015
    This book focuses on selected research problems of contemporary railways. The first chapter is devoted to the prediction of railways development in the nearest future. The second chapter discusses safety and security problems in general, precisely fr ...
  • Diesel Engine - Combustion, Emissions and Condition Monitoring
    Diesel Engine - Combustion, Emissions and Condition Monitoring
    Edited by Saiful Bari
    ISBN 978-953-51-1120-7,
    Edited Volume
    278 pages, April, 2013
    Diesel engines, also known as CI engines, possess a wide field of applications as energy converters because of their higher efficiency. However, diesel engines are a major source of NOX and particulate matter (PM) emissions. Because of its importance ...
  • Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Advances in Internal Combustion Engines and Fuel Technologies
    Edited by Hoon Kiat Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1048-4,
    Edited Volume
    318 pages, March, 2013
    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
    Edited by Lorenzo Galati Giordano and Luca Reggiani
    ISBN 978-953-51-0992-1,
    Edited Volume
    232 pages, February, 2013
    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
    Edited by Zoran Stevic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0893-1,
    Edited Volume
    384 pages, December, 2012
    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 ...