Theory to Practice in Teacher Education: The Critical Challenge of Translation

Theory to Practice in Teacher Education: The Critical Challenge of Translation

This book offers a theoretically and empirically robust account of what is known about the effective approaches that translate theory to practice in teacher education, presenting evidence from case studies from a diverse range of contexts informed by various methodological foundations. It also provides accounts that support teacher educators involved in both school and university … Read more

Magnetic Material for Motor Drive Systems: Fusion Technology of Electromagnetic Fields

Magnetic Material for Motor Drive Systems: Fusion Technology of Electromagnetic Fields

This book focuses on how to use magnetic material usefully for electrical motor drive system, especially electrical vehicles and power electronics. The contents have been selected in such a way that engineers in other fields might find some of the ideas difficult to grasp, but they can easily acquire a general or basic understanding of … Read more

Public Perceptions of Radiation Effects on Health Risks and Well-Being: A Case of RFEMF Risk Perceptions in Malaysia

Public Perceptions of Radiation Effects on Health Risks and Well-Being: A Case of RFEMF Risk Perceptions in Malaysia

This book reports on the investigation of the publics perception of Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Field (RF-EMF) radiation effects on health and well-being, in Malaysia. It elaborates on how understanding the impact of perceived risk is essential in order to investigate the explanatory value and effectiveness of interventions influencing these beliefs. The book expands on the … Read more

Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing Challenges: ICBCC 2019, UMKC, Kansas City, USA

Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing Challenges: ICBCC 2019, UMKC, Kansas City, USA

The book presents papers from the 6th International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing Challenges (ICBCC 2019), held at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA, on September 9 and 10, 2019 and organized in collaboration with VIT Chennai. The book includes high-quality, original research on various aspects of big data and cloud computing, … Read more

Sustainability in Energy and Buildings: Proceedings of SEB 2019

Sustainability in Energy and Buildings: Proceedings of SEB 2019

This volume contains the proceedings of the 11th KES International Conference on Sustainability and Energy in Buildings 2019 (SEB19) held in Budapest, 4th -5th July 2019 organised by KES International in partnership with Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales, UK.SEB-19 invited contributions on a range of topics related to sustainable buildings and explored innovative themes regarding sustainable … Read more

Surgical Atlas of Pancreatic Cancer

Surgical Atlas of Pancreatic Cancer

This book comprehensively discusses advanced surgical techniques for pancreatic cancers, including open, laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery, as well as palliative surgery and total meso-pancreas excision. It also features high-resolution illustrations taken from selected clinical cases to enhance the descriptions of the surgical procedures. Providing details of technical issues and commenting on the outcome, it a … Read more

Microbial Genomics in Sustainable Agroecosystems: Volume 2

Microbial Genomics in Sustainable Agroecosystems: Volume 2

Today, microbiology is a rapidly growing discipline in the life sciences, and the technologies are evolving on a virtually daily basis. Next-generation sequencing technologies have revolutionized microbial analysis, and can help us understand the biology and genomic diversity of various bacterial species with significant impacts on agro-ecosystems. In addition, advances in molecular biology and microbiology … Read more

Sources of Uncertainty in the Tropical Pacific Warming Pattern under Global Warming Projected by Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Models

Sources of Uncertainty in the Tropical Pacific Warming Pattern under Global Warming Projected by Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Models

This book discusses the sources of uncertainty in future model projections of the tropical Pacific SST warming pattern under global warming. It mainly focuses on cloud radiation feedback and ocean dynamical effect, which reveal to be the two greatest sources of uncertainty in the tropical Pacific SST warming pattern. Moreover, the book presents a correction … Read more

Ductile Mode Cutting of Brittle Materials

Ductile Mode Cutting of Brittle Materials

This book provides a systematic and comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of ductile mode cutting of brittle materials, covering a range of topics from the fundamental physics to engineering practices. Discussing the machining mechanics and material properties, it explains the fundamental mechanism of ductile-to-brittle transition in the cutting of brittle materials. It also presents theoretical modeling and … Read more

Dynamical Systems, Bifurcation Analysis and Applications: Penang, Malaysia, August 613, 2018

Dynamical Systems, Bifurcation Analysis and Applications: Penang, Malaysia, August 613, 2018

This book is the result of Southeast Asian Mathematical Society (SEAMS) School 2018 on Dynamical Systems and Bifurcation Analysis (DySBA). It addresses the latest developments in the field of dynamical systems, and highlights the importance of numerical continuation studies in tracking both stable and unstable steady states and bifurcation points to gain better understanding of … Read more