Biotransformations and Bioprocesses
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Biotransformations and Bioprocesses

…concise yet comprehensive, covering chemistry and engineering aspects of biotransformation and giving an overview of the various steps involved during the transition from a lab to the plant. This book has illustrations, homework problems, and innovative extensions. This approach will encourage students to obtain a more in-depth understanding of key scientific and engineering concepts.

Plant Adaptation to Environmental Change: Significance of Amino Acids and their Derivatives
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Plant Adaptation to Environmental Change

Plants constantly cope with unfavorable ecosystem conditions, which often prevent them from reaching their full genetic potential in terms of growth, development and productivity. This book covers plants' responses to these environmental changes, namely, the modulation of amino acids, peptides and amines to combat both biotic and abiotic stress factors. Bringing together the most recent developments, this book is an important resourc...

Boyology: A Teen Girl's Crash Course in All Things Boy
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Boyology: A Teen Girl's Crash Course in All Things Boy

A crash course in understanding boys, Boyology delves into the many mysteries of teen guys, dissecting flirting tactics, offering dating suggestions, and providing tips on forming solid friendships. It's an up-close-and-personal look at boys in their natural habitats, with analyses by teen girls—and insight from the boys.

The Malaria Genome Projects: Promise, Progress, and Prospects
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The Malaria Genome Projects: Promise, Progress, and Prospects

This book covers in detail the biology of malaria parasites and the mosquitoes that transmit the disease, how the Genome Project came into being, the people who created it, and the cadre of scientists who are attempting to see the promise of the Project realized. The promise was: a more complete understanding of the genes of the parasite (and its vector) would provide a rational basis for the development of antimalarial drugs and vac...

Die Wasserstoffbrückenbindung: Eine Bindung fürs Leben: Eine Bindung fürs Leben
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Die Wasserstoffbrückenbindung: Eine Bindung fürs Leben: Eine Bindung fürs Leben

Was hat Wasser mit Tanzpaaren auf dem Wiener Opernball gemeinsam? Die Wahl eines Partners mit dem Ziel, eine kurzzeitige Bindung einzugehen. In lebendiger und anschaulicher Sprache beschreibt der promovierte Chemiker Wasserstoffbrückenbindungen als dreidimensionales Tänzernetzwerk, in dem Partnergemeinschaften in rascher Folge gebildet, gelöst und erneut eingegangen werden. Der Autor beschreibt die Struktur von Wasserstoffbrücken in ...

Science Experiments Index for Young People
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Science Experiments Index for Young People

Look no further to access the most appropriate science experiments and demonstrations for your specific curricular needs. Updated with projects from the latest science books, this index is still the premier resource for tracking down excellent investigative activities perfect for use in science fairs, classroom presentations, or collaborative lab projects. Organized by subject. Modeling, math applications, social science work, and nu...

Lecture notes on mathematical olympiad courses: For junior section,
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Lecture notes on mathematical olympiad courses: For junior section,

Olympiad mathematics is not a collection of techniques of solving mathematical problems but a system for advancing mathematical education. This book is based on the lecture notes of the mathematical Olympiad training courses conducted by the author in Singapore. Its scope and depth not only covers and exceeds the usual syllabus, but introduces a variety concepts and methods in modern mathematics. In each lecture, the concepts, theori...

Death: Corpses, Cadavers, and Other Grave Matters (Discovery!)
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Death: Corpses, Cadavers, and Other Grave Matters (Discovery!)

Everyone dies . . . but what happens inside the human body when death occurs? What body systems are key for holding on to life? And what value does studying death have for those of us still living? Explore all of the answers with a forensic scientist who takes a look at the body’s interconnected cellular systems and the links between life and death.

Landscape Theory (The Art Seminar)
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Landscape Theory (The Art Seminar)

Artistic representations of landscape are studied widely in areas ranging from art history to geography to sociology, yet there has been little consensus about how to understand the relationship between landscape and art. This book brings together more than fifty scholars fromthese multipledisciplines to establish new ways of thinking about landscape in art.

Field Methods in Marine Science: From Measurements to Models
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Field Methods in Marine Science: From Measurements to Models

Field Methods in Marine Science: From Measurements to Models is an authoritative guide of the methods most appropriate for field research within the marine sciences, from experimental design to data analysis. Written for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students as well as early-career researchers, this textbook also serves as an accessible introduction to the concepts and practice of modeling marine system dynamics. This textb...