Latest & Upcoming chapters from EOLSS Publishers

Phylogenetic Tree of Life

  • Phylogenetic Tree of Life

    Michel Laurin, CR2P (UMR 7207), CNRS/MNHN/SU, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France

Agricultural Sciences

  • Feed Production Constraints, Climate Resilience and Livestock Production

    Veerasamy Sejian, Centre for Climate Resilient Animal Adaptation Studies, ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, ICAR, Karnataka, India

    Raghavendra Bhatta, Centre for Climate Resilient Animal Adaptation Studies, ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, ICAR, Karnataka, India

    John B Gaughan, School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia

    Frank R Dunshea, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia

    Faculty of Biological Sciences, The University of Leeds, United Kingdom

    Nicola Lacetera, Department of Agriculture and Forest Science, University of Tuscia, Italy

    Rattan Lal, Carbon Management and Sequestration Centre, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

Medicinal and Aromatic plants of the world

  • Phytochemical Studies on Portulaca Oleracea (Purslane) Plant

    Izuchukwu Azuka Okafor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria

    Pan African University of Life and Earth Science (Including Health and Agriculture) Institute, PAULESI, Ibadan, Nigeria

  • Phytochemistry of Olive-Leaf Extracts and Medicinal Properties

    Vlasios Goulas, Department of Agricultural Sciences, Biotechnology and Food Science, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol, Cyprus

  • Phytochemistry of Chia Seeds (Salvia Hispanica), Berries and Medicinal Properties

    Tamsheel Fatima Roohi, KL Krishna and Seema Mehdi, JSS College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacology, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

  • Classification of Fruit and Vegetable Crops of Plant Families

    Bal Krishna Joshi, Nepal Agricultural Research Council, Kathmandu, Nepal

  • Important Medicinal Plants - Bhutan

    Phurpa Wangchuk, Centre for Molecular Therapeutics, Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Cairns campus, Australia

  • Phytochemistry Of Sapindus Mukorossi And Medicinal Properties

    D.K. Singh, Ex-Head, Department of Zoology, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, U.P., India

    Devesh Pratap Singh, Assistant Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, U.P., India

  • Phytochemicals Of Bioactive Compounds Of Brassica Juncea (Brown Mustard) Seeds

    Odangowei Inetiminebi Ogidi, Department of Biochemistry, School of Applied Sciences, Federal Polytechnic Ekowe, Bayelsa State, Nigeria

  • A Traditional Approach to Manage Depression - Emphasizing on Medicinal Herbs and Phytochemicals as Anti Depressants

    Seema Mehdi, K.L. Krishna, JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

    Kishor M, JSS Medical College and Hospital, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

  • Important Medicinal Plants Of Ethiopia: Uses, Knowledge Transfer and Conservation Practices

    Admasu Moges, Deparatment of Biology, College of Natural and Computational Sciences, Debre Berhan University, Ethiopia

    Yohannes Moges, Department of Midewifery, College of Health Sciences, Institute of Medicine and Health sciences, Debre Berhan University, Ethiopia

  • Phytochemistry And Pharmacological Properties of Arab Medicinal Plants

    Bashar Saad, Arab American University Jenin, Palestine, and Qasemi Research Center-Al-Qasemi Academic College, Israel

    Sameena Z.H. Haq, Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation, England, UK.

  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil: Processing, Quality, Safety, Authenticity, Nutritional and Health Aspects

    M. Antoniadou, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Dentistry, Greece

    T.H. Varzakas, University of the Peloponnese, Dept. Food Science and Technology, Kalamata, Greece

  • Pharmacological And Nutritional Importance Of Artemisia

    Ali Esmail Al-Snafi, Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Thi qar University, Iraq

  • Herbal Plants Used in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals and Their Advantages Over The Synthetic Counterparts

    Charu Gupta and Dhan Prakash, Amity Institute of Herbal Research & Studies, Amity University UP, India

  • The Medical, Pharmaceutical, and Nutritional Biochemistry and Uses of Some Common Medicinal Plants

    Chinaza Godswill Awuchi, Department of Physical Sciences, Kampala International University, Kampala, Uganda

    Hannington Twinomuhwezi, Department of Chemistry, Kyambogo University, Kampala, Uganda

  • Phytochemistry and Therapeutic Potential of Turmeric (Curcuma longa)

    Sayantani Chanda, Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India

    T.V.Ramachandra, Energy and Wetlands Research Group, Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  • Important Medicinal Plants – Sudan

    Sakina Yagi, Faculty of Science, University of Khartoum, Sudan

    Ahmed Yagi, Department of Health Sciences, Khawarizimi International College, United Arab Emirates

  • Upcoming Chapters

    Medicinal Plants and Herbal Medicines In Africa

    Chinaza Godswill Awuchi, School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Kampala International University, Kampala, Uganda; Department of Biochemistry, Kampala International University, Bushenyi, Uganda; Department of Healthcare Management, Unicaf University, Kampala, Uganda

  • Phytochemistry and Pharmacological Therapeutic Potentials of Commiphora Myrrha

    Wajhul Qamar, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

    Mohd Aftab Alam, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • Phytochemistry of Phaleria Macrocarpa (Thymelaceae), Medicinal and Therapeutic Potential

    Oluwaseun Ruth Alara and Nour Hamid Abdurahman, Faculty of Chemical and Process Engineering Technology, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, 26300, Kuantan, Malaysia

    John Adewole Alara, Primary Health Centre (PHC), Surulere Local Government, 210, Iresa-Adu, Oyo State, Nigeria

  • Important Medicinal and Aromatic Plants – Nepal

    Khem Raj Bhattarai, Gorkha Ayurved Company Pvt. Ltd. Bagaincha Marga, Tahachal, Kathmandu, Nepal

    Suresh C Subedi, Arkansas Tech University, Arkansas, USA

  • Omega-3, Omega-6, Omega-9 Fatty Acids: Sources, Metabolism And Supplements

    Artemis P. Simopoulos, MD, The Center for Genetics, Nutrition and Health, Washington, DC, U.S.A.

  • Thermodynamics and Biological Systems

    Yaşar Demirel, University of Nebraska Lincoln. Lincoln, Nebraska U.S.A.

  • Important Medicinal Plants of Argentina

    Julio Alberto Zygadlo, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales. Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal (CONICET). Argentina.

    María Paula Zunino, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales. Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal (CONICET). Argentina.

    Andrés Ponce, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Facultad de Medicina. Instituto de Fisiología Humana; Universidad Nacional de la Rioja, Cátedra de Fisiología Humana. Argentina.

    Virginia Lara Usseglio, Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal (CONICET). Argentina.

  • Important Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Barbados

    Tatijana Vujicic, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, St. Michael, Barbados

    Damian Cohall, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, St. Michael, Barbados

  • Phytochemistry, Medicinal Properties, Bioactive Compounds and Therapeutic Potential of The Genus Combretum (Combretaceae)

    Ian E Cock, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

    Matthew J Cheesman and Gagan Tiwana, Griffith University, Southport, Queensland, Australia

  • Phytochemistry and Medicinal Properties of Centella Asiatica

    Md Munan Shaik, Associate Director of Biomolecular Science, Cedilla Therapeutics, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA.

    Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Islamic University, Kushtia 7003, Bangladesh.

    Mst Monira Khaton, Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Islamic University, Kushtia 7003, Bangladesh.

    Department of Biotechnology, Framingham State University, Massachusetts, USA.

  • Botany, Uses, Phytochemistry and Medicinal Properties of Selected Apocynaceae Species

    Eric W.C. Chan, Faculty of Applied Sciences, UCSI University, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Siu Kuin Wong, Xiamen University Malaysia, Bandar Sunsuria, Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia

    Hung Tuck Chan, Secretariat, International Society for Mangrove Ecosystems, University of the Ryukyus,Okinawa, Japan

  • Phytochemistry of Andrographis Paniculata (Burm. F.) Wall. Ex Nees

    Nandan Sarkar and Bitasta Mandal, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, School of Medical Sciences, Adamas University, Barasat, West Bengal, India

    Yadu Nandan Dey, Department of Pharmacology, Dr. B.C. Roy College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences, Durgapur, West Bengal, India

  • Biochemistry and Phytochemistry Of Triphala, Three Medicinal Fruits, Medicinal Properties, Bioactive Compounds and Therapeutic Potential

    Pankaj Singh, Department of Biotechnology, Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Ayodhya-224001, India

    Pankaj Kumar Tripathi, Institute of Plant Sciences, Agricultural Research Organization (ARO), Volcani Center 68 HaMacabim Road, Rishon Lezion 7505101, Israel

    Ram Lakhan Singh, Department of Biochemistry, Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Ayodhya-224001, India; Present Address: Nilamber-Pitamber University, Medininagar-822101, Jharkhand, India

  • Terminalia Arjuna: A Potential Source of Nutraceuticals Cum Therapeutic Agent

    Mousumi Mitra, Department. of Human Physiology (PG), Raja Narendra Lal Khan Women’s College (Autonomous), Midnapore-721102, West Bengal, India

    Dilip Kumar Nandi, Department. of Human Physiology(PG), BMLT and Food Science and Nutrition, Raja Narendra Lal Khan Women’s College (Autonomous), Midnapore- 721102, West Bengal, India

  • Important Medicinal Plants - Morocco

    Ajebli Mohammed and Mohamed Eddouks, Team of Ethnopharmacology and Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Sciences and Techniques Errachidia, Moulay Ismail University of Meknes, Morocco

  • Phylogenetic Relationships Among Date Palm (Phoenix Dactylifera L.) Cultivars

    Nadia Haider, Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, AECS, P.O. Box 6091, Damascus, Syria

  • Diversity in Shifting Cultivation System and Crop Species

    Dileep Kumar Pandey, College of Horticulture and Forestry, Central Agricultural University, Arunachal Pradesh, India

    Shantanu Kumar Dubey, ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Therapeutic Potential and Phytochemistry of Natural Herbals of Family Lamiaceae: Ocimum Sanctum L. and Ocimum Basilicum

    Lata Rana, Department of Chemistry, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

    Geeta Tewari, Department of Chemistry, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

    Deepshekha Punetha, Delma Laboratory for Soil & Construction Material Inspection L. L. C. Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

    Mamta Bisht, Department of Chemistry, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

    Department of Chemistry, Uttaranchal University, Dehradun, India

    Geetanjali Upadhyay, Department of Botany, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

    Chitra Pande, Department of Chemistry, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

    Lalit M. Tewari, Department of Botany, D. S. B. Campus, Kumaun University, Nainital 263001, India

  • The Phytochemistry of Medicinal Plants Used by Native Americans

    William N. Setzer, Department of Chemistry, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899, USA

    Aromatic Plant Research Center, 230 N 1200 E, Suite 100, Lehi, UT 84043, USA

Solar Co-generation of Electricity and Water, Large Scale Photovoltaic Systems

  • Exergo-Economics of Desalination Systems

    Muhammad Ahmad Jamila and Muhammad Wakil Shahzada, Mechanical and Construction Engineering Department, Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 8ST, UK

    Syed Muhammad Zubairb, Department of Mechanical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

    Researcher at K.A.CARE Energy Research and Innovation Center at Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

  • Plant Availability of Seawater Desalination on Membrane Technology and Biotechnology

    Masaru Kurihara, Toray Industries, Inc., 3-2-1 Sonoyama, Otsu, Shiga 520-0842, Japan

    Hiromu Takeuchi, Toray Industries, Inc., 2-1-1 Nihonbashi-muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-8666, Japan

  • Assessment of Desalination Technologies: Correction to The Tunnel Vision Basis of Energy Efficiency to A Holistic view of Sustainability

    Adil Al Radif, 124 Plum Tree Circle, Markham, Ontario, L6C 1W1, Canada

    Darwish Al Qubaisi, Ganti Prasada Rao and A. Woldai, International Center for Water and Energy Systems (ICWES) Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Energy and Exergy Performance Analysis of an Evacuated Multi-Stage Solar Water Desalination System

    H. Sharon, P. Venkata Sai, K.S. Reddy, Heat Transfer and Thermal Power Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India

  • Direct-Contact Dehumidification As A Sustainable Fresh Water Production Technique: A Review

    Abubaker Sayed Omer, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, College of Engineering, Sultan Qaboos University

    Abdulrahim M. Al-Ismaili, Department of Soils, Water and Agricultural Engineering, College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University

    Nasser A. Al-Azri, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, College of Engineering, Sultan Qaboos University

  • Wetting Phenomena In Membrane Distillation For Seawater Desalination

    Mohammad Rezaei, Institute of Process Engineering, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

    Marek Gryta, Faculty of Chemical Technology and Engineering, West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin, Poland

    Muhammad R. Bilad, Chemical Engineering Department, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia

    Alba Ruiz-Aguirre, Plataforma Solar de Almería – CIEMAT, Spain

    Hamid Fattahi Juybari, Birck Nanotechnology Center, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, USA; School of Materials and Advanced Processes Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran

    Jianhua Zhang, Institute for Sustainability and Innovation, Victoria University, Australia

    Lebea N. Nthunya, Department of Chemical, Metallurgical and Material Engineering, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa

    Patrick Loulergue, Univ Rennes 1, CNRS, ISCR (Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes) – UMR 6226, France

    Mark W. Hlawitschka, Institute of Process Engineering, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

  • A Perspective of Thermal Type Desalination: Technology, Current Development, and Thermodynamics Analysis

    Zohreh Rahimi-Ahar and Mohammad Sadegh Hatamipour, Chemical Engineering Department, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, I.R.Iran

  • MED Desalination- Modelling, Design and Optimization

    Anwar O. Binamer, Kuwait Foundation for the Advancements of Sciences (KFAS), Research Directorate, Kuwait

  • Comparison of Optimization of Multicolor and Four-Color Photothermal Power Plants In The Solar System

    Viorel Badescu, Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania and Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania

  • Thermodynamics of Photovoltaic and Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems and Determination of Their Energy and Exergy Efficiencies

    Rahul Rawat, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India, New Delhi, India

  • Large Scale MSF and MED Thermodynamic Modeling and Design

    Mohamed A. Sharaf Eldean, Suez University, Suez, Egypt

    Abdelnasser Mabrouk, Qatar Environment & Energy Research Institute, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha, Qatar

    A. M. Soliman, Jouf University, Sakaka, Kingdom Saudi Arabia

    Hassan E.S. Fath, E-JUST Egypt–Japan University of Science & Technology, Alexandria, Egypt

  • Desalination By Forward Osmosis: Failure, Success, and Future Expectations

    Ibrar Ibrar, Daoud Khanafer, Sudesh Yadav, Salam Bakly, Jamshed Ali Khan, and Ali Altaee, University of Technology, Sydney, Broadway, Australia

  • The State of Desalination and Brine Production

    Edward R. Jones, Department of Physical Geography, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

    Manzoor Qadir, United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH), Hamilton, Canada

  • Thermodynamic Modelling of Hybrid Adsorption and Absorption Desalination Systems

    V Baiju, Energy Research Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam,Kerala, India

    P Abhishek, Research scholar, A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University, Kerala, India

  • Thermodynamic Analysis of Processes

    Ryszard (Richard) Petela, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Exergy of Solar Radiation

    Ryszard (Richard) Petela, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Upcoming Chapters

    Review and Assessment of Sustainable Limits to The Global Solar Electric Potential

    Iñigo Capellán-Pérez, Research Group on Energy, Economy and System Dynamics, Escuela de Ingenierías Industriales, University of Valladolid, Paseo del Cauce s/n, 47011 Valladolid, Spain.

    Carlos de Castro, Research Group on Energy, Economy and System Dynamics, Escuela de Ingenierías Industriales, University of Valladolid, Paseo del Cauce s/n, 47011 Valladolid, Spain.
    Department of Applied Physics, Escuela de Arquitectura, University of Valladolid, Av Salamanca, 18, 47014 Valladolid, Spain.

  • Heliostat Development

    Andreas Pfahl, Institute of Solar Research, German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

  • Salt and Water Transport in Reverse Osmosis and Biofouling

    Haleema Saleem, UNESCO Chair in Desalination and Water Treatment, Center for Advanced Materials, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

    Syed Javaid Zaidi, UNESCO Chair in Desalination and Water Treatment, Center for Advanced Materials, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

  • Seawater Desalination Membranes and Experience of Seawater Reverse Osmosis Technology in Qatar

    Haleema Saleem, Center for Advanced Materials (CAM), Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

    Syed Javaid Zaidi, Center for Advanced Materials (CAM), Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

  • Desalination in The Arabian Gulf, Risks and Threats

    Evan K. Paleologos, Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

  • Overall Performance Assessment of an Integrated Solar Power Plant - Energy, Exergy and Exergo-Economic Analysis

    Ahmet Z. Sahin and Kehinde G. Ismaila, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

  • Critical Review Of Solar Power Systems (CSP): Solar Tower (ST) Systems Versus Parabolic Trough (PT) Systems

    Huseyin Murat Cekirge, Mechanical Engineering, City College of New York, City University of New York, New York, USA & Mechanical Engineering, New York University, Brooklyn, USA

    Serdar Eser Erturan, Mechanical Engineering, City College of New York, City University of New York, New York, USA

    Richard Stanley Thorsen, Mechanical Engineering, New York University, Brooklyn, USA

  • Simulation of Solar Thermal Power Plants

    Jayanta Kumar Nayak and Anish Modi, Department of Energy Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Maharashtra, India

  • Thermodynamics, Exergy, and Energy Efficiency of Cogeneration

    P.L. Dhar, Ex Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, INDIA

  • Evolution of Energy Optimization in Seawater Reverse Osmosis Desalination Plants Using Energy Recovery Devices

    Baltasar Peñate Suárez and Juan A. de la Fuente, Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias - Water Department. Playa de Pozo Izquierdo s/n, 35119 Las Palmas, Spain

    Federico León Zerpa, Process Engineering, Department. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Campus de Tafira s/n, 35017 Las Palmas, Spain