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  • Driving Modernityby Massimo Moraglio

    Berghahn Books 2017; US$ 29.95

    On March 26th, 1923, in a formal ceremony, construction of the Milan?Alpine Lakes autostrada officially began, the preliminary step toward what would become the first European motorway. That Benito Mussolini himself participated in the festivities indicates just how important the project was to Italian Fascism. Driving Modernity recounts the twisting... more...

  • A Guide to the Manufacture, Performance, and Potential of Plastics in Agricultureby Michael Orzolek

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 200.00

    The use of plastics in agriculture ? to increase crop output, improve food quality and improve sustainability ? has grown substantially in both quantity and the range of applications. Many of the early researchers that conducted field research in the use of plastics in agriculture have either retired or are deceased. These early pioneers in plasticulture... more...

  • Gastrophysicsby Charles Spence

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 21.14

    A ground-breaking book by the world-leading expert in sensory science: Freakonomics for food Why do we consume 35% more food when eating with one more person, and 75% more when with three? Why are 27% of drinks bought on aeroplanes tomato juice? How are chefs and companies planning to transform our dining experiences, and what can we learn from... more...

  • The Turbomotive: Stanier's Advanced Pacificby Tim Hillier-Graves

    Pen and Sword 2017; US$ 24.44

    Turbomotive was unique in Britain's railway history, and an experimental engine that proved successful but came too late to effect the direction of steam development or deflect the onset of diesel and electric locomotives. It was the brainchild of two of the most influential engineers of the twentieth century ? William Stanier of the LMS and Henry... more...

  • How to Estimate with RSMeans Databy RSMeans; Saleh A. Mubarak

    Wiley 2017; US$ 85.00 US$ 73.67

    A practical, hands-on guide to real-world construction estimating How to Estimate with RSMeans Data is the only instructional book on construction cost estimating that uses the most popular source of construction cost data, RS Means. This updated fifth edition includes new coverage on the role of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the estimating... more...

  • Trauma Plating Systemsby Amirhossein Goharian; Mohammed Rafiq Abdul Kadir; Mohamed Ruslan Abdullah

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 160.00

    Trauma Plating Systems is the first reference and systematic book in the topic of trauma plating system in view of biomechanical, material, biological, and clinical aspects. The effects of these aspects on effectiveness of trauma plating fixation are deeply reviewed, discussed, and challenged from which promising evaluation and development concepts... more...

  • Soil Health and Intensification of Agroecosystemsby Mahdi M. Al-Kaisi; Birl Lowery

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 125.00

    Soil Health and Intensification of Agroecosystems examines the climate, environmental, and human effects on agroecosystems and how the existing paradigms must be revised in order to establish sustainable production. The increased demand for food and fuel exerts tremendous stress on all aspects of natural resources and the environment to satisfy... more...

  • Advances in Biomembranes and Lipid Self-Assemblyby Ales Iglic; Ana Garcia-Sez; Michael Rappolt

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 227.00

    Advances in Biomembranes and Lipid Self-Assembly , formerly titled Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes, provides a global platform for a broad community of experimental and theoretical researchers studying cell membranes, lipid model membranes, and lipid self-assemblies from the micro- to the nanoscale. Planar lipid bilayers are... more...

  • Composite Materialsby S.M. Sapuan

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 170.00

    Composite Materials: Concurrent Engineering Approach covers different aspects of concurrent engineering approaches in the development of composite products. It is an equally valuable reference for teachers, students, and industry sectors, including information and knowledge on concurrent engineering for composites that are gathered together in one... more...

  • Nano and Bio Heat Transfer and Fluid Flowby Majid Ghassemi; Azadeh Shahidian

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 110.00

    Nano and Bio Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow focuses on the use of nanoparticles for bio application and bio-fluidics from an engineering perspective. It introduces the mechanisms underlying thermal and fluid interaction of nanoparticles with biological systems. This book will help readers translate theory into real world applications, such as drug... more...