To Be Published August 13th 2015 by CRC Press
Synthesis and Applications
Series: Liquid Crystals Book Series
This book describes the synthesis of cross-linked LC materials, as non-oriented and oriented systems. Potential applications are described: actuators or artificial muscles, optics, and imprinted materials for separation. Although the physics of these materials has been the topic of other...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by CRC Press
A Lesson for Crisis Response
Series: China Policy Series
This book looks at the policies that China adopted in response to the global financial crisis, with particular focus on the concepts of Keynesianism and developmental state. It discusses where China sits in the Keynesianism debate, and questions whether Chinese developmental Keynesianism is a...
To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge
Biotechnology derived therapeutics including monoclonal antibodies, proteins, and peptides hold great promise for treating various diseases such as cancer and inflammatory diseases. However, because of their large size, complex structure, and complicated manufacture process, biopharmaceutical...
To Be Published July 25th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
This self-contained book focuses on three categories of disease: cancer, viral diseases, and dynamical diseases. It presents the medical and biological background of the diseases, specific issues to be modeled, and existing methods and their limitations. The book introduces mathematical and...
To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
The Mega-Event City
Series: Regions and Cities
As London sought to use the Olympics to achieve an ambitious programme of urban renewal in the relatively socially deprived East London it attracted global attention and sparked debate. This book provides an in-depth study of the transformation of East London as a result of the 2012 Summer Olympic...
To Be Published July 5th 2015 by Routledge
An Adlerian Handbook for Healthy Social Living
Courage refers to the willingness for risk taking and to move ahead in the presence of difficulties. The purpose of this book is to present courage as the main foundation of understanding and training for mental health in the three life task areas described by Adler: Work, Love, and Friendship.&...
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge
Efficient Resource Allocation in Cooperative Sensing, Cellular Communications, High-Speed Vehicles, and Smart Grid
Resources allocation is an important issue in wireless communication networks. In recent decades, cognitive radio technology and cognitive radio-based networks have garnered increased attention and study to improve spectrum utilization and overcome the problem of spectrum scarcity in future...
To Be Published April 8th 2015 by CRC Press
Why does a customer choose one brand over another? What are the factors which would make an individual more inclined to choose your brand? This book offers a way to predict which brand a buyer will purchase. It looks at brand performance within a product category and tests it in different...
To Be Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge