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  • Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantification, Volume 3by Sez Atamturktur; Tyler Schoenherr; Babak Moaveni; Costas Papadimitriou

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 199.00

    Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantifi cation, Volume 3. Proceedings of the 34th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Dynamics of Multiphysical Systems: From Active Materials to Vibroacoustics, 2016, the third volume of ten from the Conference brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering. Th e... more...

  • ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homesby Masa Noguchi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    In this book, leading international experts explore the emerging concept of the zero energy mass custom home (ZEMCH) ? designed to meet the need for social, economic, and environmental sustainability ? and provide all of the knowledge required for the delivery of zero energy mass customized housing and community developments in developed and developing... more...

  • Grundlagen der Baustatikby Dieter Dinkler

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 19.99

    Das vorliegende Lehrbuch schließt die Lücke zwischen den grundlegenden Ansätzen der Technischen Mechanik und den verschiedenen werkstoffabhängigen Bauweisen des Konstruktiven Ingenieurbaus. Ein tiefes Verständnis für Modelle, Methoden und Aufgabenstellungen der Baustatik ist Grundvoraussetzung für einen erfolgreichen Tragwerksentwurf. Weil Tragwerksmodelle... more...

  • Cryptology Transmitted Message Protectionby Igor Izmailov; Boris Poizner; Ilia Romanov; Sergey Smolskiy

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book presents methods to improve information security for protected communication. It combines and applies interdisciplinary scientific engineering concepts, including cryptography, chaos theory, nonlinear and singular optics, radio-electronics and self-changing artificial systems. It also introduces additional ways to improve information security... more...

  • Cybersecurity Lexiconby Luis Ayala

    Apress 2016; US$ 39.99

    This book offers easy-to-understand definitions of cybersecurity technical terminology and hacker jargon related to automated control systems common to buildings, utilities, and industry, and explains the threats and vulnerabilities of critical infrastructure. Although written primarily for building designers and maintenance personnel, much of the... more...

  • Nanomaterials for Securityby Janez Bonca; Sergei Kruchinin

    Springer Netherlands 2016; Not Available

    This book comprises 25 contributions focussed on nanotechnology for sensor applications. They stem from presentations at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop "Nanomaterials for Security". The chapters cover a broad but interrelated range of topics, including nanophysics, nanotechnology, nanomaterials, sensors, biosensor security systems, and explosive... more...

  • Baukostenplanung und -steuerungby Klaus D. Siemon

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 39.99

    Kostensicherheit in der Bauplanung ist ein wesentlicher Teil des Projekterfolgs. Das Buch enthält alle wichtigen Informationen, die notwendig sind, Baukosten sachgemäß zu planen und erfolgreich effektiv zu steuern. Darüber hinaus erhalten Architekten und Ingenieure sowie Bauherrn wertvolle Hinweise, um die Baukostensteuerung als integrales Kerngeschäft... more...

  • Triboluminescenceby David O. Olawale; Okenwa O. I. Okoli; Ross S. Fontenot; William A. Hollerman

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 229.00

    This book expounds on progress made over the last 35 years in the theory, synthesis, and application of triboluminescence for creating smart structures. It presents in detail the research into utilization of the triboluminescent properties of certain crystals as new sensor systems for smart engineering structures, as well as triboluminescence-based... more...

  • Improvised Explosive Devicesby James Revill

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    This book begins with an account of the evolution of improvised explosive devices using a number of micro case studies to explore how and why actors have initiated IED campaigns; how new and old technologies and expertise have been exploited and how ethical barriers to IED development and deployment have been dealt with. It proceeds to bring the evidence... more...

  • Transportation Planning Handbookby ITE (Institute of Transportation Engineers); Michael D. Meyer

    Wiley 2016; US$ 150.00 US$ 130.00

    A multi-disciplinary approach to transportation planning fundamentals The Transportation Planning Handbook is a comprehensive, practice-oriented reference that presents the fundamental concepts of transportation planning alongside proven techniques. This new fourth edition is more strongly focused on serving the needs of all users, the role of... more...