"Milk Production, Processing and Marketing" ed. by Khalid Javed
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Milk Production, Processing and Marketing

This volume is dedicated to milk, considered as a complete diet for an infant and contains essential nutrients for the development of young mammals. The substances in milk provide energy and antibodies that help protect against infection. Most farmers are paid for the quality and composition of their milk. Whole milk, once approved for use, is pumped into storage silos where it undergoes pasteurization, homogenization, separation, an...

Earth-Friendly Animal Crafts (Green STEAM)
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Earth-Friendly Animal Crafts (Green STEAM)

Animal lovers will adore these hands-on projects, which use recycled materials to make animal-themed crafts. Photos and detailed instructions walk readers through each step. Convert a recycled jar into a retro bird feeder, turn recycled paper into wild lion wall art, and transform old T-shirts into a dog toy. A QR code provides a link to additional how-to photos for each piece.

Truly Nonlinear Oscillations: Harmonic Balance, Parameter Expansions, Iteration, and Averaging Methods
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Truly Nonlinear Oscillations

This unique book provides a concise presentation of many of the fundamental strategies for calculating approximations to the oscillatory solutions of "truly nonlinear" (TNL) oscillator equations. The volume gives a general overview of the author's work on harmonic balance, iteration and combined linearization-averaging methods. However, full discussions are also presented on parameter expansion procedures and a first-order averaging ...

Phytophthora: A Global Perspective
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Phytophthora: A Global Perspective

Members of the genus Phytophthora cause serious damage to a huge array of plants. From the nineteenth century Irish potato famine to current widespread threats to forests and ecosystems in North and South America, Europe and Australia, the genus lives up to its reputation as the plant destroyer. This book provides an overview of Phytophthora species impacting crops, forests, nurseries, greenhouses and natural areas worldwide. Chapter...

Enzymes in Fruit and Vegetable Processing: Chemistry and Engineering Applications
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Enzymes in Fruit and Vegetable Processing

The enzyme market for the fruit and vegetable industry has grown exponentially in recent years, and while many books covering enzymes currently exist on the market, none offer the specialized focus on fruits and vegetables like this one. With contributions from more than 25 contributors who are experts in their respective fields, Enzymes in Fruit and Vegetable Processing: Chemistry and Engineering Applications focuses on the most pro...

"Nuclear Medicine Physics" ed. by Aamir Shahzad,  Sajad Bashir
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Nuclear Medicine Physics

This book offers the foundation for the education and research of medical physicists starting their university studies in the field of the physics of nuclear medicine. This book comprehensively covers a broad range of topics, including but not limited to radioactivity and radionuclide generators, operation of non-imaging and imaging instruments, radiation biology The book is equally beneficial to those wishing to advance their knowle...

"Water and Wastewater Treatment" ed. by Murat Eyvaz
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Water and Wastewater Treatment

The book consists of valuable scientific research specifically including desalination and use of renewable energy, nanomaterials, biosorbents, photocatalytic treatment, as well as riverbank filtration and wetlands. The use of water, one of the most valuable and vital resources in the world, should respond to growing needs, and used water should not have negative effects on the environment. Research on the reduction of used water and ...

Retinoid and Rexinoid Signaling: Methods and Protocols
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Retinoid and Rexinoid Signaling: Methods and Protocols

This volume explores the latest synthetic procedures for producing receptor-specific retinoids and rexinoids, molecular biology methods, and new technologies to demonstrate the therapeutic activities of molecules. The chapters in this book cover topics such as lentiviral delivery of shRNA constructs into acute promyelocytic leukemia cells for ATRA induced differentiation and autophagy; methods to analyze RAR signaling in colorectal c...

Comparative Genomics: Volume 1
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Comparative Genomics: Volume 1

\This volume provides a collection of robust protocols for molecular biologists studying comparative genomics. Given the tremendous increase in available biosequence data over the past ten years, this volume is timely, comprehensive, and novel. The volume is intended for molecular biologists, biochemists and geneticists.

Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases (Methods in Molecular Medicine)
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Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases

"The comprehensive nature of the book makes it an invaluable tool for industry and academia for managing the large amount of data generated in bioinformatics. Each chapter is written in the usual scientific paper format of an abstract, introduction, materials, methods, notes or conclusions and references. The index is well done and makes the book particularly helpful as a reference manual. "-Doody's Health Sciences Book Review Journal