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This collection refers to contributions, consisting substantially of new material, to an edited compilation in which the material is subject to editorial scrutiny.

To be included in this collection the publication must meet the Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) definition of research and:

  • be offered for sale be offered for sale as bound hard copies, packaged CD-ROMs or subscription/fee based e-books
  • have an International Standard Book Number (ISBN)
  • have been published by a commercial publisher

A book chapter may be included if it has been published previously as long as it constitutes substantial new knowledge and constitutes original research. The types of book chapters that may meet the criteria include:

  • a scholarly introduction of chapter length to an edited volume, where the content of the introduction reports research and makes a substantial contribution to a defined area of knowledge
  • a critical scholarly text of chapter length, e.g. in music, medieval or classical texts
  • critical reviews of current research

Unless they meet all of the criteria for inclusion, the following book chapters should be excluded:

  • chapters in textbooks
  • entries in reference books
  • anthologies
  • revisions of chapters in edited books
  • forewords
  • brief introductions
  • brief editorials
  • appendices
  • literary or creative pieces such as collections of short stories; and
  • translations.

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  • Masihpour, Mehrnoush; Agbinya, Johnson (River Publishers, 2011)
    the previous chapters we have introduced the concepts of magneto-inductive waves and showed that unless they are terminated properly, there will be signal reflections in the waveguide. In this chapter, we show how the ...
  • Masihpour, Mehrnoush; Agbinya, Johnson (River Publishers, 2011)
    Since simulating the wireless networks, using codes and so-called computer language is a challenging task and requires a lot of time and effort, a graphical user interface is developed by the authors, which enables the ...
  • Blaber, Martin; Cortie, Michael; Ford, Mike (CRC Press, 2010)
    Although gold is well down on the periodic table, at position 79, it was the first of the metals to be discovered and exploited by humans. This was almost certainly as a result of it possessing four unique attributes: a ...
  • Ying, Mingsheng; Duan, Runyao; Feng, Yuan; Ji, Zhengfeng (Cambridge University Press, 2010)
    This chapter presents a systematic exposition of predicate transformer semantics for quantum programs. It is divided into two parts: The first part reviews the state transformer (forward) semantics of quantum programs ...
  • Servant, Jean-Pierre; Guenneau, Sebastien; Movchan, Alexander; Poulton, Christopher (Kluwer, 2003)
    In this paper, we analyse the propagation of elastodynamic waves in a circular cylinder in the case of oblique incidence. We use a scattering matrix approach and derive an algebraic linear system which allows us to get a ...