Complex Optical Effects and Bioimimetic Applications
Series: Biomimetics Series
This book documents key developments in the field of complex optical effects in natural biophotonic architectures. It provides a model for inspiration, reviews the current state of the art, and describes and discusses challenges in understanding nature's capabilities to manipulate light. It...
To Be Published March 15th 2015 by CRC Press
The book is comprised of more than a dozen chapters on fungi from different substrates including fossilized leaves. It discusses association of fungi occurring on important plants, some animals, and saprophytic substrates. Besides the taxonomic information, some ecological aspects like...
Published August 25th 2014 by CRC Press
Series: Religions in Focus
Most overviews of Hindu belief and practice follow a history from the ancient Vedas to today. Such approaches privilege Brahmanical traditions and create a sense of Hinduism as a homogenous system and culture, and one which is largely unchanging and based solely on sacred texts. In reality, modern...
Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge
Fundamentals of Hydraulic Power Systems
This book has been documented with the aim to include those fundamentals of 'Hydraulic Machines' which are necessary at graduate level engineering courses of any University.Basic hydraulics is extensively used in various applications in industry, construction, mining and marine engineering. The...
Published December 27th 2012 by CRC Press
Innovative Strategies for Managing Weeds in an Environmentally Protective Manner Successfully meeting the challenge of providing weed control without relying on dangerous chemicals that endanger the ecosystem or human lives, this compendium focuses on management strategies that reduce...
Published March 14th 2006 by CRC Press
Proceedings of the first international conference, Dehra Dun, India, 25-27 November 1985
Published January 1st 1988 by CRC Press