Category: SCIENCE

Mathematics in Computing: An Accessible Guide to Historical, Foundational and Application Contexts

Mathematics in Computing: An Accessible Guide to Historical, Foundational and Application Contexts This illuminating textbook provides a concise review of the core concepts in mathematics essential to computer scientists. Emphasis is placed on the practical computing applications enabled by seemingly abstract mathematical ideas, presented within their historical context. The text spans a broad selection of

Nanoscience in Medicine Vol. 1 (Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World)

Nanoscience in Medicine Vol. 1 (Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World) This book takes a systematic approach to address the gaps relating to nanomedicine and bring together fragmented knowledge on the advances on nanomaterials and their biomedical applicability. In particular, it demonstrates an exclusive compilation of state of the art research with a focus on

Iron Geochemistry: An Isotopic Perspective

Iron Geochemistry: An Isotopic Perspective This book provides a comprehensive summary of research to date in the field of stable iron isotope geochemistry. Since research began in this field 20 years ago, the field has grown to become one of the major research fields in “non-traditional” stable isotope geochemistry. This book reviews all aspects of

Handbook of Environmental Materials Management

Handbook of Environmental Materials Management This reference work analyzes and assesses global environmental management techniques for environmental materials with a focus on their performance and economic benefits, proposing eco-friendly solutions and designating policies that will sustain the environment for future generations. It addresses management of environmental materials as not only a complex anthropogenic problem, but also

The AGT Cytogenetics Laboratory Manual 4th Edition

The AGT Cytogenetics Laboratory Manual 4th Edition Cytogenetics is the study of chromosome morphology, structure, pathology, function, and behavior. The field has evolved to embrace molecular cytogenetic changes, now termed cytogenomics. Cytogeneticists utilize an assortment of procedures to investigate the full complement of chromosomes and/or a targeted region within a specific chromosome in metaphase or interphase. 

Advances in Nutraceutical Applications in Cancer

Advances in Nutraceutical Applications in Cancer: Recent Research Trends and Clinical Applications  Dietary supplements and nutraceuticals such as Vitamin A and D, Omega-3 and probiotics are used as part of the cancer treatment as complimenting the main therapy. Several Nutraceuticals have shown to boost the immune responses, while emerging clinical studies and other research suggests

Heart of the Matter: Key concepts in cardiovascular science

Heart of the Matter: Key concepts in cardiovascular science This textbook introduces readers to the scientific basics of cardiovascular medicine and biology. It covers not only developmental but also cellular and molecular aspects of normally functioning vasculature and the heart; importantly, it also addresses the mechanisms leading to and involved in specific cardiovascular diseases. Though

Pharmaceutical Powder and Particles

Pharmaceutical Powder and Particles (AAPS Introductions in the Pharmaceutical Sciences)  This first monograph in the new AAPS book series concisely reviews important aspects of powder and particle systems and the critical quality attributes that should be used as a guide to future developments intended to maximize the control of product quality and performance. Drs. Hickey

Plant Physiological Ecology 3rd ed

Plant Physiological Ecology 3rd ed Growth, reproduction, and geographical distribution of plants are profoundly influenced by their physiological ecology: the interaction with the surrounding physical, chemical, and biological environments. This textbook highlights mechanisms that underlie plant physiological ecology at the levels of physiology, biochemistry, biophysics, and molecular biology. At the same time, the integrative power of

Advancement of Machine Intelligence in Interactive Medical Image Analysis

Advancement of Machine Intelligence in Interactive Medical Image Analysis The book discusses major technical advances and research findings in the field of machine intelligence in medical image analysis. It examines the latest technologies and that have been implemented in clinical practice, such as computational intelligence in computer-aided diagnosis, biological image analysis, and computer-aided surgery and