Welding Metallurgy of Stainless Steels

When considering the operational performance of stainless steel weldments the most important points to consider are corrosion resistance, weld metal mechanical properties and the integrity ofthe weldedjoint. Mechanical and corrosion … Continue reading

Energy Fables: Challenging Ideas in the Energy Sector

Energy Fables: Challenging Ideas in the Energy Sector takes a fresh look at key terms and concepts around which energy research and policy are organised. Drawing on recent research in … Continue reading

Energy Solutions to Combat Global Warming (Lecture Notes in Energy)

This book gathers an in-depth collection of 45 selected papers presented at the Global Conference on Global Warming 2014 in Beijing, China, covering a broad variety of topics from the … Continue reading


This book, consisting a series of papers written by experts in their respective fields of specialization, will provide a comprehensive coverage of renewable energy technologies, such as wind, wave and … Continue reading

Fermentation Microbiology and Biotechnology, Fourth Edition

Fermentation Microbiology and Biotechnology, 4th Edition explores and illustrates the broad array of metabolic pathways employed for the production of primary and secondary metabolites, as well as biopharmaceuticals. This updated … Continue reading

Offshore Wind: A Comprehensive Guide to Successful Offshore Wind Farm Installation

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 … Continue reading

Production of Biofuels and Chemicals with Bifunctional Catalysts (Biofuels and Biorefineries)

This book provides state-of-the-art reviews, current research, prospects and challenges of the production of biofuels and chemicals such as furanic biofuels, biodiesel, carboxylic acids, polyols and others from lignocellulosic biomass, … Continue reading

Handbook of Large Hydro Generators: Operation and Maintenance (IEEE Press Series on Power Engineering)

This book offers comprehensive coverage of the operation and maintenance of large hydro generators This book is a practical handbook for engineers and maintenance staff responsible for the upkeep of … Continue reading

Hour of Truth: The Conflict In Ukraine – Implications For Europe’S Energy Security And The Lessons For The U.S. Army

Since the breakup of the Soviet Union, a number of gas disputes between Russia and Central and Eastern European countries have unveiled the strategic dependence of Europe on Russian piped … Continue reading

Biofuels: Greenhouse Gas Mitigation and Global Warming: Next Generation Biofuels and Role of Biotechnology

This timely book is a compilation of edited articles by distinguished international scientists discussing global warming, its causes as well as present and future solutions. Social and economic growth at … Continue reading