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  • Städtebauliches Entwerfenby Christa Reicher

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 27.44

    In diesem Lehr- und Grundlagenbuch erhalten angehende Architekten, Stadt- und Landschaftsplaner Hilfestellung bei der Bearbeitung von städtebaulichen Projekten und Entwürfen. Die dargestellten Inhalte und deren Aufbereitung orientieren sich an dem Entwurfsprozess in der Praxis und betten diesen in ein theoretisches Gerüst aus notwendigem Hintergrundwissen... more...

  • Advanced Technologies for Sustainable Systemsby Yehia Bahei-El-Din; Maguid Hassan

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This book reports on cutting-edge technologies that have been fostering sustainable development in a variety of fields, including built and natural environments, structures, energy, advanced mechanical technologies as well as electronics and communication technologies. It reports on the applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Internet-of-Things,... more...

  • Construction Biotechnologyby Volodymyr Ivanov; Viktor Stabnikov

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 141.52

    This book presents the first comprehensive text on construction biomaterials and bioprocesses. It details aspects of construction biotechnology, a new interdisciplinary area involving applications of environmental and industrial microbiology and biotechnology in geotechnical and civil engineering. It also critically reviews all existing and potential... more...

  • SiGe-based Re-engineering of Electronic Warfare Subsystemsby Johannes Lambrechts; Saurabh Sinha

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 141.52

    This book provides readers a thorough understanding of the applicability of new-generation silicon-germanium (SiGe) electronic subsystems for electronic warfare and defensive countermeasures in military contexts. It explains in detail the theoretical and technical background, and addresses all aspects of the integration of SiGe as an enabling technology... more...

  • A Novel SOFC Tri-generation System for Building Applicationsby Theo Elmer

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 130.64

    The thesis has critically examined, both theoretically and experimentally, a novel tri-generation system concept - with encouraging system performance demonstrated. The thesis establishes the significant potential of the novel tri-generation system in providing effective built environment decarbonisation through decentralised generation; strengthening... more...

  • Multimedia Forensics and Securityby Aboul Ella Hassanien; Mohamed Mostafa Fouad; Azizah Abdul Manaf; Mazdak Zamani; Rabiah Ahmad; Janusz Kacprzyk

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 141.52

    This book presents recent applications and approaches as well as challenges in digital forensic science. One of the evolving challenges that is covered in the book is the cloud forensic analysis which applies the digital forensic science over the cloud computing paradigm for conducting either live or static investigations within the cloud environment. ... more...

  • Scour and Erosionby John Harris; Richard Whitehouse; Sarah Moxon

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 429.95

    Scour and Erosion includes four keynote lectures from world leading researchers cutting across the themes of scour and erosion, together with 132 peer-reviewed papers from 34 countries, covering the principal themes of: - internal erosion - sediment transport - grain scale to continuum scale - advanced numerical modelling of scour and erosion -... more...

  • Structures and Architectureby Paulo J. da Sousa Cruz

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 249.95

    Although the disciplines of architecture and structural engineering have both experienced their own historical development, their interaction has resulted in many fascinating and delightful structures. To take this interaction to a higher level, there is a need to stimulate the inventive and creative design of architectural structures and to persuade... more...

  • Target Cost Contracting Strategy in Constructionby Daniel W.M. Chan; Joseph H.L. Chan

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The problems inherent in the traditional design-bid-build procurement method often lead to the adversarial working relationships within the construction industry. Target cost contracts, accompanied by a gain-share/pain-share arrangement serving as a cost incentive mechanism, have emerged in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia and Hong... more...

  • Functional Pavement Designby Sandra Erkens; Xueyan Liu; Kumar Anupam; Tan Yiqiu

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 249.95

      Functional Pavement Design is a collections of 186 papers from 27 different countries, which were presented at the 4 th Chinese-European Workshops (CEW) on Functional Pavement Design (Delft, the Netherlands, 29 June-1 July 2016). The focus of the CEW series is on field tests, laboratory test methods and advanced analysis techniques, and cover... more...