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Chemical Thermodynamics, 1/e

Chemical Thermodynamics

By: J. Rajaram

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2013

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Aimed at providing undergraduate and postgraduate students with an understanding of this subject, the book brings out the thermodynamic interrelationships by explaining its essential elements. It begins with the fundamentals and progresses to advanced concepts to enable students to appreciate the application of thermodynamics in different areas of chemistry. Chemical Thermodynamics is written in a simple and lucid language, the discussion and explanations being interspersed with appropriate worked-out examples. Every chapter is accompanied by adequate end-of-chapter exercises. ...

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Principles of Quantum Mechanics

Principles of Quantum Mechanics

By: Dr Singh Tyagi

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2012

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This book comprehensively covers all relevant topics to meet the requirements of both undergraduate and postgraduate students of physics. The initial chapters of the book introduce the basic fundamentals of the subject to help the first-time learners and the later chapters cover aspects that prepare to apply quantum mechanics to understand the various physical phenomena. The book includes a detailed discussion on why classical mechanics, which is applicable at macroscopic level, cannot be applicable at microscopic level....

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Special Theory of Relativity

Special Theory of Relativity

By: S.P. Puri

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2013

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Special Theory of Relativity is primarily intended as a textbook for the students of physics at the undergraduate level. Examining developments in the field as well as the predictions of special relativity that have taken place since 1959, its comprehensive coverage includes engaging explanations of the mathematical treatment as well as the applications of the special theory of relativity. ...

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System Simulation and Modeling

System Simulation and Modeling

By: Sankar Sengupta

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2013

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Computer simulation models a real-life or hypothetical situation on a computer to study how the system works. System Simulation and Modeling discusses system modeling and simulation through examples and applications from computer systems, statistics, manufacturing and insurance. It discusses materials for building a simulation model, evaluating results and taking decisions based on results. Also, Arena and step-by-step approach to convert a problem statement into an Arena simulation model are discussed along with commercially-available software on simulation like GPSS, SIMSCRIPT and...

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Probability, Statistics and Random Processes

Probability, Statistics and Random Processes

By: Pappu Kousalya

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2013

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Probability, Statistics and Random Processes is designed to meet the requirements of students and is intended for beginners to help them understand the concepts from the first principles. Spread across 16 chapters, it discusses the theoretical aspects that have been refined and updated to reflect the current developments in the subjects. It expounds on theoretical concepts that have immense practical applications, giving adequate proofs to establish significant theorems. ...

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General theory of Relativity

General theory of Relativity

By: S. P. Puri

Publisher: Pearson India

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General Theory of Relativity is the generalization of special relativity to include gravitation. It emphasizes that the law of Physics must be same for all observers and thereby extended it to non-inertial frames. This text is intended as a textbook for the students of Physics at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. It gives equal importance to the mathematical and physical aspects of general theory of relativity and hence strengthening the foregrounds. ...

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IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics

IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics

By: Deepa Goel; Shomini Parashar

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2013

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IPR, Biosafety and Bioethics provides a broad coverage of three areas of patenting--intellectual property rights (IPR), biosafety and bioethics. It creates awareness about the value of IPR in our lives and fosters a better understanding of the rights associated with IPR such as copyright, patent, trademarks, industrial designs, geographical indications and so on. Biosafety and bioethical issues prevalent in modern society are discussed. ...

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Statistics in Education and Psychology

Statistics in Education and Psychology

By: R. P. Pathak

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 23-APR-2011

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Statistics in Education and Psychology aims to develop a coherent, logical and comprehensive outlook towards statistics. The subject involves a wide range of observations, measurements, tools, techniques and data analysis. This book covers diverse topics like measures of central tendency, measures of variability, the correlation method, normal probability curve (NPC), significance of difference of means, analysis of variance, non-parametric chi-square, standard score and T-score. ...

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Water

Water

By: India International Centre

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 16-SEP-2009

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Water: Culture, Politics and Management comprises essays highlighting the cause of conservation of water, illustrating how water has been treated in mythology, revealing the ecological messages underlying these myths, and describing the culture that developed around water. Also essays on maritime trade, the craft of boat- and ship-building, politics of water emerging out of issues like dam construction, pollution of rivers and the scope of social services in flood-ravaged areas, imagery of water in Indian cinema, poems, photographs are included. ...

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Advanced Organic Chemistry

Advanced Organic Chemistry

By: Maya Shankar Singh

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 11-OCT-2004

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Advanced Organic Chemistry: Reactions and Mechanisms covers the four types of reactions -- substitution, addition, elimination and rearrangement; the three types of reagents -- nucleophiles, electrophiles and radicals; and the two effects -- electroni ...

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Medical Diagnosis Using Artificial Neural Networks

Medical Diagnosis Using Artificial Neural Networks

By: Sara Moein

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2014

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Advanced conceptual modeling techniques serve as a powerful tool for those in the medical field by increasing the accuracy and efficiency of the diagnostic process. The application of artificial intelligence assists medical professionals to analyze and comprehend a broad range of medical data, thus eliminating the potential for human error. Medical Diagnosis Using Artificial Neural Networks introduces effective parameters for improving the performance and application of machine learning and pattern recognition techniques to facilitate medical processes. This book is an essential reference...

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Technological Advancements and the Impact of Actor-Network Theory

Technological Advancements and the Impact of Actor-Network Theory

By: Arthur Tatnall

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2014

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Actor-Network Theory (ANT) has existed as a topic of interest among social theorists for decades. Due to the prevalence of technology in modern society, discussions over the influence of actor-network theory on the changing scope of technology can assist in facilitating further research and scientific thought. Technological Advancements and the Impact of Actor-Network Theory focuses on cross-disciplinary research as well as examples of the use of actor-network theory in a variety of fields, including medicine, education, business, engineering, environmental science, computer science, and...

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Evolving Issues Surrounding Technoethics and Society in the Digital Age

Evolving Issues Surrounding Technoethics and Society in the Digital Age

By: Rocci Luppicini

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2014

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The advancement of technologies in the 20th century has radically transformed the interconnectedness of humans, science, and technology within an evolving society. Evolving Issues Surrounding Technoethics and Society in the Digital Age serves as an interdisciplinary base of scholarly contributions on the subject of technoethics, a field that deals with current and future problems that arise at the intersection of science, technological innovation, and human life and society. This premier reference work leverages ethical analysis, risk analysis, technology evaluation, and the combination of...

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Handbook of Friction-Vibration Interactions

Handbook of Friction-Vibration Interactions

By: Gang Sheng Chen

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2014

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Friction-vibration interactions are common but important phenomena in science and engineering. Handbook of Friction-Vibration Interactions introduces the principles and provides the resources to understand and work with them. A unified theoretical framework includes some of the most important engineering applications. The first three chapters in the book introduce basic concepts and analytical methods of friction and vibration. The fourth chapter presents the general principles on friction-vibration interactions, and also touches on various engineering applications. In the fifth...

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Fundamentals of Applied Probability and Random Processes, 2nd Edition

Fundamentals of Applied Probability and Random Processes, 2nd Edition

By: Oliver Ibe

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

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The long-awaited revision of Fundamentals of Applied Probability and Random Processes expands on the central components that made the first edition a classic. The title is based on the premise that engineers use probability as a modeling tool, and that probability can be applied to the solution of engineering problems. Engineers and students studying probability and random processes also need to analyze data, and thus need some knowledge of statistics. This book is designed to provide students with a thorough grounding in probability and stochastic processes, demonstrate their...

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Structural Health Monitoring with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors, 2nd Edition

Structural Health Monitoring with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors, 2nd Edition

By: Victor Giurgiutiu

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 20-JUN-2014

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Structural Health Monitoring with Piezoelectric Wafer Active Sensors, 2nd Edition provides an authoritative theoretical and experimental guide to this fast-paced, interdisciplinary area with exciting applications across a range of industries. The book begins with a detailed yet digestible consolidation of the fundamental theory relating to structural health monitoring (SHM). Coverage of fracture and failure basics, relevant piezoelectric material properties, vibration modes in different structures, and different wave types provide all the background needed to understand SHM and apply...

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Offshore Wind, 2nd Edition

Offshore Wind, 2nd Edition

By: Kurt Thomsen

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2014

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Offshore Wind is the first-ever roadmap to successful offshore wind installation. It provides a ready reference for wind project managers, teaching them how to deal with complications on-site, as well as for financers, who can utilize the text as an easy guide to asking the pivotal questions of petitioning wind project developers. These developers' planning stages will be improved by the book's expert advice on how to avoid wasting money by scoping out and mitigating potential problems up-front. Wind turbine manufacturers will benefit from insights into design optimization to support...

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Numerical Simulation of Multiphase Reactors with Continuous Liquid

Numerical Simulation of Multiphase Reactors with Continuous Liquid

By: Chao Yang; Zai-Sha Mao

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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Numerical simulation of multiphase reactors with continuous liquid phase provides current research and findings in multiphase problems, which will assist researchers and engineers to advance this field. This is an ideal reference book for readers who are interested in design and scale-up of multiphase reactors and crystallizers, and using mathematical model and numerical simulation as tools. Yang and Mao’s book focuses on modeling and numerical applications directly in the chemical, petrochemical, and hydrometallurgical industries, rather than theories of multiphase flow. The content...

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Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

By: Matthew Hull; Diana Bowman

Publisher: William Andrew

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2014

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Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety, Second Edition focuses not only on the impact of nanotechnology and the discipline of nanotoxicity, but also explains each of these disciplines through in the context of management requirements and via risk scenarios — providing an overview of regulation, risk management, and exposure. Contributors thoroughly explain environmental health and safety (EHS) issues, financial implications, foreseeable risks (e.g., exposure, dose, hazards of nanomaterials), occupational hygiene, and consumer protection. Key new chapters have been included...

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Advances in Non-volatile Memory and Storage Technology

Advances in Non-volatile Memory and Storage Technology

By: Y. Nishi

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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New solutions are needed for future scaling down of nonvolatile memory. Advances in Non-volatile Memory and Storage Technology provides an overview of developing technologies and explores their strengths and weaknesses. After an overview of the current market, part one introduces improvements in flash technologies, including developments in 3D NAND flash technologies and flash memory for ultra-high density storage devices. Part two looks at the advantages of designing phase change memory and resistive random access memory technologies. It looks in particular at the fabrication,...