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Works: 8,270 works in 9,361 publications in 1 language and 681,218 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings  Textbooks 
Classifications: RC552.E18, 362.1968526
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Most widely held works by Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Atrial fibrillation ablation the state of the art based on the VeniceChart international consensus document by Andrea Natale( )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This concise text presents best practices for all aspects of atrial fibrillation ablation as outlined in the new version of the VeniceChart International Consensus document, which is presented in conjunction with the biannual Venice Arrhythmias conference. In addition to discussing the latest in a-fib ablation research, this 2011 update covers all the key areas of therapy and patient management, including: Techniques and technologies Procedural endpoints Patient management pre-, peri- and post-ablation Prevention and treatment of complications Definition of success and long-term results With
Quantitative methods an introduction for business management by Paolo Brandimarte( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book consists of the following four parts: Motivations and Foundations; Elementary Probability and Statistics; Decision Making Models; and Advanced Statistical Modeling. Part I is introductory, and an initial chapter provides motivation for all of the subsequent chapters by means of simple, but (hopefully) well-thought, toy examples. The following two chapters lay down necessary foundations in calculus and algebra. Part II consists of a classical course in probability and statistics, and the author stresses the use of many examples and counter-examples. Part III addresses decision making since probability and statistics are used to make decisions. Deterministic models, i.e. typical LP models, are introduced, and the emphasis is on modeling rather than computation by the simplex method. Emphasis is also placed on risk aversion and risk measures, and the author illustrates portfolio management as a main motivator. Part IV builds on Part II and discusses a few multivariate analysis models. To help less mathematically inclined readers, each chapter in Part IV contains an initial section that illustrates and motivates each approach without delving into too many details. These readers may wish to skip the remainder of each chapter. The book's companion Web site includes Microsoft Office Excel workbooks to illustrate concepts. In addition, MATLAB files, additional excercises with solutions are provided online"--
Platelet proteomics principles, analysis, and applications by Ángel García( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The purpose of the book is to introduce platelets, and their functional role in thrombotic and cardiovascular disease, justifying the relevance of platelet proteomics research. Focus then shifts to the recent developments on mass spectrometry (MS)-based proteomics. This chapter shows potential applications for platelet proteomics not yet carried out. It includes examples of post-translational modifications (PTMs) analysis in platelets. The second part of the book focuses on the main research done so far on platelet proteomics. This includes general proteome mapping by non-gel based separat
Modeling and simulation in the medical and health sciences by John A Sokolowski( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edited book is divided into three parts: Fundamentals of Medical and Health Sciences Modeling and Simulation introduces modeling and simulation in the medical and health sciences; Medical and Health Sciences Models provides the theoretical underpinnings of medical and health sciences modeling; and Modeling and Simulation Applications in Medical and Health Sciences focuses on teaching, training, and research applications. The book begins with a general discussion of modeling and simulation from the modeling and simulation discipline perspective. This discussion gr
An elementary introduction to statistical learning theory by Sanjeev Kulkarni( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A joint endeavor from leading researchers in the fields of philosophy and electrical engineering An Introduction to Statistical Learning Theory provides a broad and accessible introduction to rapidly evolving field of statistical pattern recognition and statistical learning theory. Exploring topics that are not often covered in introductory level books on statistical learning theory, including PAC learning, VC dimension, and simplicity, the authors present upper-undergraduate and graduate levels with the basic theory behind contemporary machine learning and uniquely suggest it serves as an excellent framework for philosophical thinking about inductive inference"--Back cover
Illicit drugs in the environment occurrence, analysis, and fate using mass spectrometry by Sara Castiglioni( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illicit drugs are an emerging class of environmental contaminants and mass spectrometry is the technique of choice for their analysis. This landmark reference discusses the analytical techniques used to detect illicit drugs in wastewater and surface water, details how to estimate the levels of contaminants in the environment, and explores the behavior, fate, and toxic effects of this new class of contaminants, now a ubiquitous presence in wastewater and surface water. The book details how an estimate of illicit drug consumption in a given population can be developed from an analysis of the residues of illicit drugs in wastewater. An important resource for analytical chemists, environmental researchers, forensic scientists, biologists, and toxicologists
Hydrogen and syngas production and purification technologies by Ke Liu( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The purpose of this multi-authored book is to provide a comprehensive source of knowledge on the recent advances in science and technology for the production and purification of hydrogen and syngas. The book comprises chapters on advances in catalysis, chemistry and process for steam reforming and catalytic partial oxidation of gaseous and liquid fuels, and gasification of solid fuels for efficient production of hydrogen and syngas and their separation and purification methods, including water - gas - shift, pressure swing adsorption, membrane separations, and desulfurization technologies"--Page xiii
ESD failure mechanisms and models by Steven H Voldman( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Electrostatic discharge (ESD) failure mechanisms continue to impact semiconductor components and systems as technologies scale from micro- to nano-electronics. This book studies electrical overstress, ESD, and latchup from a failure analysis and case-study approach. It provides a clear insight into the physics of failure from a generalist perspective, followed by investigation of failure mechanisms in specific technologies, circuits and systems. The book is unique in covering both the failure mechanism and the practical solutions to fix the problem from either a technology or circuit methodology."--Jacket
Medical disorders in pregnancy a manual for midwives by S. Elizabeth Robson( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Praise for the 1st edition: ""This book is a must have for any midwife, particularly those working in the community, clinics and in high-risk areas ... This book is an extremely useful reference tool."" (MIDIRS Midwifery Digest) ""The important facts are laid out concisely, primarily focusing on management, using evidence based guidelines for best midwifery practice."" (RCGP Journal) Medical Disorders in Pregnancy: A Guide for Midwives, 2nd edition clearly outlines existing and pre-existing conditions which women can experi
Spacecraft reliability and multi-state failures a statistical approach by Joseph H Saleh( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aerospace community has long recognized and repeatedly emphasizes the importance of reliability for space systems. Despite this, little has been published in book form on the topic. Spacecraft Reliability and Multi-state Failures addresses this gap in the literature, offering a unique focus on spacecraft reliability based on extensive statistical analysis of system and subsystem anomalies and failures. The authors provide new results pertaining to spacecraft reliability based on extensive statistical analysis of on-orbit anomaly and failure data that will be particularly useful to spacecra
An introduction to computational fluid mechanics by example by Sedat Biringen( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book builds on the original classic textbook entitled: "An Introduction to Computational Fluid Mechanics" by C.Y. Chow which was originally published in 1979. The original edition was written for senior undergraduate and first-year graduate students as well as professional engineers and researchers in the mechanical and aerospace industries. In the decades that have passed since this book was published the field of computational fluid dynamics has seen a number of changes in both the sophistication of the algorithms used but also advances in the computer hardware and software available"--
Quantum oscillators by Olivier Henri-Rousseau( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The book is divided into four parts. The first part is devoted to the concepts of quantum mechanics the knowledge of which is necessary for a good understanding of the dynamics of quantum oscillator which may be damped, and deals with time independent quantum mechanics and time dependent quantum mechanics"--
Concise encyclopedia of system safety definition of terms and concepts by Clifton A Ericson( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Many system safety standards inadequately define safety terms and sometimes define them incorrectly. System Safety: Definition of Terms and Concepts is explicitly devoted to defining system safety terms and concepts as a convenient desk reference manual and helps the safety professional find their way through the current jungle of terms and definitions used in books, guidelines, standards and even laws. This handy sized reference provides the definition of many safety terms rather than having to search through a slew of different manuals and documents looking for the exact definition. This boo
Psychological responses to eating disorders and obesity recent and innovative work by Julia Buckroyd( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an edited book that brings together many of the most distinguished researchers and clinicians in the field of food misuse. The papers included are drawn from the conferences on psychological approaches to eating disorders and obesity held at the University of Hertfordshire in 2005 and 2006. It presents current research while focusing on the application of this new knowledge.℗¡ It covers both eating disorders and obesity in one volume, thus positioning obesity firmly at one end of the food misuse continuum. Chapters will cover subjects such as psychological and cultural aspects of food u
Preclinical development handbook ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book gives the professional pharmaceutical scientist a basic and comprehensive tool to facilitate the preclinical development process by bringing together an overview of the preclinical process and a compendium of methods and techniques that need to
Membrane process design using residue curve maps by Mark Peters( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Design and Synthesis of Membrane Separation Processes provides a novel method of design and synthesis for membrane separation. While the main focus of the book is given to gas separation and pervaporation membranes, the theory has been developed in such a way that it is general and valid for any type of membrane.€€ €. The method, which uses a graphical technique, allows one to calculate and visualize the change in composition of the retentate (non-permeate) phase. This graphical approach is based on Membrane Residue Curve Maps. One of the strengths of this approach is that it is
Software performance and scalability a quantitative approach by Henry H Liu( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Praise from the Reviewers:. "The practicality of the subject in a real-world situation distinguishes this book from othersavailable on the market.". -- Professor Behrouz Far, University of Calgary. "This book could replace the computer organization texts now in use that every CS and CpEstudent must take. ... It is much needed, well written, and thoughtful.". -- Professor Larry Bernstein, Stevens Institute of Technology. A distinctive, educational text onsoftware performance and scalability. This is the first book to take a quantitative approach to the subject of software
Computer modeling in bioengineering theoretical background, examples and software ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a reference for a large number of bioengineering topics, presenting computer modeling problems important in research and medical practice. The book is divided into three parts - 'Theoretical Background', 'Fundamentals of Computational Methods' and 'Computer Modeling in Bioengineering'
Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems by John C Lee( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The book has been developed in conjunction with NERS 462, a course offered every year to seniors and graduate students in the University of Michigan NERS program. The first half of the book covers the principles of risk analysis, the techniques used to develop and update a reliability data base, the reliability of multi-component systems, Markov methods used to analyze the unavailability of systems with repairs, fault trees and event trees used in probabilistic risk assessments (PRAs), and failure modes of systems. All of this material is general enough that it could be used in non-nuclear applications, although there is an emphasis placed on the analysis of nuclear systems. The second half of the book covers the safety analysis of nuclear energy systems, an analysis of major accidents and incidents that occurred in commercial nuclear plants, applications of PRA techniques to the safety analysis of nuclear power plants (focusing on a major PRA study for five nuclear power plants), practical PRA examples, and emerging techniques in the structure of dynamic event trees and fault trees that can provide a more realistic representation of complex sequences of events. The book concludes with a discussion on passive safety features of advanced nuclear energy systems under development and approaches taken for risk-informed regulations for nuclear plants"--
 
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