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  • Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in Processing, Characterization, Mechanical Behavior and Applications
    Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in Processing, Characterization, Mechanical Behavior and Applications.pdf NEW
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    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 ...
  • Laser Ablation - From Fundamentals to Applications
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    Edited by Tatiana E. Itina
    ISBN 978-953-51-3700-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3699-6,
    Edited Volume
    288 pages, December, 2017
    Shortly after the demonstration of the first laser, the most intensely studied theoretical topics dealt with laser-matter interactions. Many experiments were undertaken to clarify the major ablation mechanisms. At the same time, numerous theoretical ...
  • Handbook of Stillinger-Weber Potential Parameters for Two-Dimensional Atomic Crystals
    Handbook of Stillinger-Weber Potential Parameters for Two-Dimensional Atomic Crystals.pdf NEW
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    Authored by Jin-Wu Jiang and Yu-Ping Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-51-3696-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3695-8,
    Monograph
    464 pages, December, 2017
    A large number of two-dimensional atomic crystals have emerged in recent years. The interatomic potential is a fundamental ingredient for the simulation of these atomic crystals. This book provides the parameters of the Stillinger-Weber potential for ...
  • System Reliability
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    Edited by Constantin Volosencu
    ISBN 978-953-51-3706-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3705-4,
    Edited Volume
    394 pages, December, 2017
    Researchers from the entire world write to figure out their newest results and to contribute new ideas or ways in the field of system reliability and maintenance. Their articles are grouped into four sections: reliability, reliability of electronic d ...
  • Kinematics
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    Edited by Efren Gorrostieta Hurtado
    ISBN 978-953-51-3688-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3687-3,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, December, 2017
    The present work contains a selection of research that is focused on the development of the kinematics; in this way, we can find the evolution of the kinematics in recent years, like applications in navigation systems, parallel robots, manipulators, ...
  • Physiology and Pathology of Immunology
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    Edited by Nima Rezaei
    ISBN 978-953-51-3692-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3691-0,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, December, 2017
    Having authored and published many successful and important textbooks in primary immunodeficiencies and cancer immunology, the editor of Physiology and Pathology of Immunology has ensured the high standard of writing and authenticity of the contents ...
  • Contemporary Topics of Pneumonia
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    Edited by Zissis C. Chroneos
    ISBN 978-953-51-3708-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3707-8,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, December, 2017
    Pneumonia is an inflammatory disease of the air sacs and surrounding interstitium caused by infectious agents or by endogenous inflammatory tissue disorder termed interstitial pneumonia. The present book covers contemporary topics of community, hospi ...
  • Austenitic Stainless Steels - New Aspects
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    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 ...