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  • Biocontrol of Plant Diseases by Bacillus subtilis

    Basic and Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    By Makoto Shoda

    Plant diseases are a serious threat to food production. This unique volume provides the fundamental knowledge and practical use of B.subtilis as a promising biocontrol agent. In order to replace chemical pesticides, one possibility is microbial pesticides using safe microbes. Bacillus subtilis is…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    CRC Press
    New Directions in Organic & Biological Chemistry

  • Phosphorene: Physical Properties, Synthesis, and Fabrication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yongqing Cai, Gang Zhang, Yong-Wei Zhang

    This book is the first attempt to systematically present the knowledge and research progress of phosphorene, another elemental 2D material that can be exfoliated by mechanical or liquid methods as the intensively studied graphene. The book provides a comprehensive overview of the synthesis, growth,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Green Extraction and Valorization of By-Products from Food Processing

    1st Edition

    By Francisco J. Barba, Elena Rosello Soto, Mladen Brncic, Jose Manuel Lorenzo Rodriquez

    Generating of agricultural wastes and by-products during the production, processing and consumption of agricultural commodities is unavoidable and over the last decades, an increased public interest has been shown in the challenge of food wastage. Apart from its significant quantities, the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    CRC Press

  • Treatment of Industrial Effluents

    Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Mihir Kumar Purkait, Piyal Mondal, Chang-Tang Chang

    To address the issue of discharge of untreated industrial effluent in the water body causing pollution, adoption of cleaner production technologies and waste minimization initiatives are being encouraged. The book explains each related technology elaborately and critically analyses the same from…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26 
    CRC Press

  • Computational Hydrodynamics of Capsules and Biological Cells

    1st Edition

    Edited by Constantine Pozrikidis

    Spanning biological, mathematical, computational, and engineering sciences, computational biofluiddynamics addresses a diverse family of problems involving fluid flow inside and around living organisms, organs, tissue, biological cells, and other biological materials. Computational Hydrodynamics of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • A Study of Enzymes

    Enzyme Catalysts, Kinetics, and Substrate Binding, 1st Edition

    By Stephen A. Kuby

    First published in 1990, this comprehensive monograph consists of two parts: Volume I, entitled Enzyme Catalysis, Kinetics, and Substrate Binding; and Volume II, entitled Mechanism of Enzyme Action. Volume I focuses on several aspects of enzyme catalytic behavior, their steady-state and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press
    Routledge Revivals

  • The History of the Soviet Atomic Industry

    1st Edition

    By Arkadii Kruglov

    For the first time, readers can discover the numerous pioneers of the Soviet nuclear industry, including the role of scientific supervisors of Russia's nuclear project and the statesmen who coordinated the function of the atomic industry in the former USSR. This is a detailed account, translated to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Tea

    Bioactivity and Therapeutic Potential, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yong-Su Zhen

    The tea plant, Camellia sinensis, is of particular importance to humans, and the consumption of tea has a long history of over 2000 years. Currently, tea is one of the most popular beverages worldwide. In recent years the subject of tea has attracted a great deal of attention. As well as the use of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • The Physical Properties of Thin Metal Films

    1st Edition

    Edited by G.P. Zhigal'skii, Brian K. Jones

    Thin films of conducting materials, such as metals, alloys and semiconductors are currently in use in many areas of science and technology, particularly in modern integrated circuit microelectronics that require high quality thin films for the manufacture of connection layers, resistors and ohmic…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Flax

    The genus Linum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alister D. Muir, Neil D. Westcott

    Linum usitatissimum is a widely distributed plant that has a long history of traditional use as both an industrial oil and fiber crop. It is known as linseed in the United Kingdom, or flax in North America. For the last 15 years, there has been a steadily growing interest in the medicinal and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Stevia

    The Genus Stevia, 1st Edition

    Edited by A. Douglas Kinghorn

    Stevia rebaudiana is a remarkable South American plant that has become widely used in certain parts of the world as a natural sweetening agent and dietary supplement. Purified extracts of S. rebaudiana have been used as sweeteners and flavor enhancers in the food industry in Japan for over a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Theory of Nonclassical States of Light

    1st Edition

    Edited by V.V. Dodonov, V.I. Man'ko

    The term 'nonclassical states' refers to the quantum states that cannot be produced in the usual sources of light, such as lasers or lamps, rather than those requiring more sophisticated apparatus for their production. Theory of Non-classical States of Light describes the current status of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

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