Advanced Materials Research
The aim of special volume was to gather the current knowledge from researchers from institutes and universities from different countries on actual topics of structural integrity of welded structures from the welders’ point of view as well as that of the material testing specialists. A particular attention was concentrated on practical problems coming from the industry.The volume includes 33 scientific papers representing the results obtained in the research and development activities within institutes and universities from Germany, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Romania and Serbia.The topics covered are :Prospects in materials science, nano-mechanics, nano-materials, nano-technologies, computer simulation paradigm, Advanced materials and joints, mechanical and structural characterizationQuantitative non-destructive testing, Fracture mechanics of metallic and non-metallic materials, Materials damage under time-dependent-actions, fatigue, creep, corrosion, Remaining life assessment of industrial equipments, Quality management of materials and welded joints, Damage of metal and non-metal structure.
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 2nd International Conference on Metallurgy Technology and Materials (ICMTM 2013), June 25-26, 2013, Hong Kong, China.
The 108 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Metallurgy Technologies and Materials, Manufacturing Engineering;
Chapter 2: Minerals and Mining Engineering;
Chapter 3: Advanced Materials Science and Technologies;
Chapter 4: Materials Processes Technology.
The 133 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Applied Materials and Technology of Processing;
Chapter 2: Materials and Technologies in Micro- and Optoelectronics;
Chapter 3: Materials and Technologies in Construction;
Chapter 4: Materials and Technologies in Environmental Engineering;
Chapter 5: Technologies of Applied Design in Industry;
Chapter 6: Measurement Technologies, Signal and Data Processing;
Chapter 7: Design and Research of MEMS;
Chapter 8: Communication, Control and Information Technology in Engineering;
Chapter 9: Power Systems and Power Engineering;
Chapter 10: Other Related Topics.
Advanced materials refer to all new and existing materials showing superior performance in one or more characteristics over the traditional materials that are critical for the applications and uses. The presentations in Advance Medical Materials and Applications reflect the true inter-disciplinary nature of biomaterials science, describes the scientific background and thoroughly discusses the sequences of new development and applications of advanced materials in biomedical engineering, biology and medicine, and to deliver real benefits in health care technology and quality of life.
The 551 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Environmental Analysis and Monitoring;
Chapter 2: Environmental Planning and Assessment;
Chapter 3: Environmental Chemistry and Biology, Environmental Materials;
Chapter 4: Environmental Safety and Health;
Chapter 5: Environmental Protection, Plant Protection and Low Carbon;
Chapter 6: Waste Disposal and Recycling;
Chapter 7: Technologies of Environmental Restoration;
Chapter 8: Hydrology, Water Resources Engineering, and Soil and Water Conservation;
Chapter 9: Land Resources Environment and Urban Planning;
Chapter 10: Geographic Information and Remote Sensing Science;
Chapter 11: Storage and Processing of Agricultural Products, and Biomedical Technology;
Chapter 12: Geology, Mineral Prospecting and Exploration;
Chapter 13: Mining Engineering and Mineral Process Engineering;
Chapter 14: Development of Oil and Gas;
Chapter 15: Materials and Processing Technologies;
Chapter 16: Engineering Management and Engineering Education.
Energy and environment have become the central theme in several fields of research and in various policy arenas. The collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 International Conference on Advances in Energy and Environmental Science (ICAEES 2013), July 30-31, 2013, Guangzhou, China.
The 367 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Development and Utilization of Solar Energy;
Chapter 2: Development and Utilization of Biomass Energy;
Chapter 3: Development and Utilization of Wind Energy;
Chapter 4: Geothermal Energy, Fuel Cell, Energy-saving Technology and Storage Technology;
Chapter 5: Power System and Automation;
Chapter 6: High Voltage and Insulation Technology;
Chapter 7: Power Electronics and Power Drives, Power Equipment;
Chapter 8: Smart Grid Technologies and Power System Management;
Chapter 9: Energy Chemical Engineering and Energy Materials;
Chapter 10: Energy Security, Management and Clean Use;
Chapter 11: Architecture, Construction Technology and Energy-saving Technology;
Chapter 12: New Energy Vehicles, Electric Vehicles;
Chapter 13: Machinery and Equipment for Industrial Manufacture;
Chapter 14: Modeling, Computational Technologies and Control in Industry.
The 74 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Materials Science and Materials Processing Technology;
Chapter 2: Instrumentation and Measuring Technology, Data Acquisition and Analysis;
Chapter 3: Applied Mechanics and Civil Engineering;
Chapter 4: Manufacture Engineering.
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 Second International Conference on Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering and Metallic Materials (CMMM 2013), August 3-4, 2013, Dali, China.
The 106 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Chemical Engineering, Bio, Environmental Chemistry Engineering and Technologies;
Chapter 2: Materials Engineering;
Chapter 3: Mining and Metallurgical Engineering;
Chapter 4: Manufacturing and Industry Technologies, Mechatronics Engineering.
Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS).