Discusses flood risk management. This book addresses decision making for both short term (real-time forecasting) and long term... Læs mere
A description of the design and implementation of a language platform called April++ and its use on a number of applications. A layered approach has been adopted, and the specific application domains considered include a mobile agent application and a network management one.
A presentation of the history and philosophy of chemistry. It introduces the reader to various themes in the domain, and argues for a thesis: chemistry is not reducible to physics, but rather needs it own philosophy that reflects its practical engagement with the material world.
Provides an in-depth treatment of the study of the stability of engineering structures. This book is useful for professional engineers, graduate students and researchers interested in structural stability.
This widely acclaimed text, now in its fifth edition and translated into many languages, continues to present a clear, simple and concise introduction to chemical thermodynamics.
Gives the incoming clinical student a non-specialized overview of the basics of general clinical medicine. This book covers the main pathological processes that can be at work, and considers the clinical disease that these processes bring to the different systems of the body.
Deals with composite tissue allograft and allograft transplantation. This book provides a description of the status of the transplant of the various composite... Læs mere
Offers an introduction to the fundamental concepts of computational fluid dynamics (CFD). This book presents the ABC's or bare essentials of CFD in their simplest and most transparent form.
Contains 17 peer-reviewed papers based on the presentations at the 9th Annual International Workshop on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology (IBSB 2009) held at the Life Science Engineering Building of Boston University from July 27 to 29, 2009.
Biophotonics in dentistry is a rapidly growing area. This book looks at the fundamental areas in biophotonics. Its chapters are... Læs mere