• Big Data with Hadoop MapReduce: A Classroom Approach book cover

    Big Data with Hadoop MapReduce

    A Classroom Approach, 1st Edition

    By Rathinaraja Jeyaraj, Pugalendhi, PhD Ganeshkumar, Anand Paul

    The authors of Big Data with Hadoop MapReduce: A Classroom Approach have framed the book to facilitate understanding big data and MapReduce by visualizing the basic terminologies and concepts. They employed over 100 illustrations and many worked-out examples to convey the concepts and methods used…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture: The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean book cover

    Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture

    The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Youssef M. Hamada

    This book, Agribusiness as the Future of Agriculture: The Sugarcane Industry under Climate Change in the Southeast Mediterranean, reviews the challenges of agribusiness in the Southeast Mediterranean Sea. As climate change creates new risks to human populations and food security, a better analysis…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Natural Language Understanding and Cognitive Robotics book cover

    Natural Language Understanding and Cognitive Robotics

    1st Edition

    By Masao Yokota

    In the not so distant future, there is likely to be a symbiotic world of people and robots with friendly interactions between them. But for this symbiosis to occur, we need to understand the action of people (e.g., seeing, hearing, thinking, speaking, …) and imbibe the human-like traits in robots.…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Cognitive Psychology: A Student's Handbook book cover

    Cognitive Psychology

    A Student's Handbook, 8th Edition

    By Michael W. Eysenck, Mark T. Keane

    The fully updated eighth edition of Cognitive Psychology: A Student’s Handbook provides comprehensive yet accessible coverage of all the key areas in the field ranging from visual perception and attention, through to memory and language. Each chapter is complete with key definitions, practical…

    Paperback – 2020-01-13 
    Psychology Press

  • U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe book cover

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-12 
    Routledge

  • Fluid Power Circuits and Controls: Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition book cover

    Fluid Power Circuits and Controls

    Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By John S. Cundiff, Michael F. Kocher

    Fluid Power Circuits and Controls: Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition, encourages students to think of the collection of components as a system. This allows students to apply what they've learned, and to consider how the component operating characteristics interact with the rest of the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10 
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

  • Advances in Terrestrial and Extraterrestrial Drilling:: Ground, Ice, and Underwater book cover

    Advances in Terrestrial and Extraterrestrial Drilling:

    Ground, Ice, and Underwater, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoseph Bar-Cohen, Kris Zacny

    This book will include the latest principles behind the processes of drilling and excavation on Earth and other planets. It covers the categories of drills, the history of drilling and excavation, various drilling techniques and associated issues , rock coring (acquisition, damage control, caching…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10 
    CRC Press

  • Biomimetic Microengineering book cover

    Biomimetic Microengineering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hyun Jung Kim

    This book will examine the relevant biological subjects involved in biomimetic microengineering as well as the design and implementation methods of such engineered microdevices. Physiological topics covered include regeneration of complex responses of our body on a cellular, tissue, organ, and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-08 
    CRC Press

  • Modern Green Chemistry and Heterocyclic Compounds: Molecular Design, Synthesis, and Biological Evaluation book cover

    Modern Green Chemistry and Heterocyclic Compounds

    Molecular Design, Synthesis, and Biological Evaluation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravindra S. Shinde, A. K. Haghi

    This book covers the general properties of heterocyclic compounds and methods for their preparation to use in applications of green chemistry. Heterocyclic compounds are an important class of molecules in organic chemistry due to their presence in natural products and their use in pharmaceuticals…

    Hardback – 2020-01-05 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Physical Chemistry

  • Emerging Thermal and Nonthermal Technologies in Food Processing book cover

    Emerging Thermal and Nonthermal Technologies in Food Processing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Prem Prakash Srivastav, Deepak Kumar Verma, Ami R. Patel, Asaad Rehman Al-Hilphy

    This new volume, Emerging Thermal and Nonthermal Technologies in Food Processing, provides a comprehensive overview of thermal and nonthermal processing of food with new and innovative technologies. Recent innovations in thermal as well as nonthermal technologies, which are specifically applied for…

    Hardback – 2020-01-04 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Bamboo: Climate Change Adaptation and MitigationClimate Change Adaptation and Mitigation book cover

    Bamboo

    Climate Change Adaptation and MitigationClimate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, 1st Edition

    By Arun Jyoti Nath, Gudeta W. Sileshi, Ashesh Kumar Das

    This new book, Bamboo: Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, presents an abundance of important information and case studies that deal with bamboo farming and its effects from and on climate change adaptation and mitigation. There is a lack of research on the role of bamboo in climate change…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    Apple Academic Press

  • A Model to Forecast Future Paradigms: Volume 1: Introduction to Knowledge Is Power in Four Dimensions book cover

    A Model to Forecast Future Paradigms

    Volume 1: Introduction to Knowledge Is Power in Four Dimensions, 1st Edition

    By Bahman Zohuri, Farhang Mossavar-Rahmani

    In this volume, A Model to Forecast Future Paradigms, Volume 1: Introduction to Knowledge Is Power in Four Dimensions, the authors’ two-fold objective is to lay out a methodology and approach that allows the reader to learn how to utilize existing technology in the form of computer software and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    Apple Academic Press

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