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Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • Environmental Indicators in Metal Miningby Bernd Lottermoser

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 141.52

    This book represents an important new contribution to the literature that presents practical and comprehensive solutions to mining activities. Its timely content has been prepared by several experts from around the world and its practical format addresses the major environmental predictive techniques required for the extraction and processing of metal... more...

  • Advances in Energy Systems Engineeringby Georgios M. Kopanos; Pei Liu; Michael C. Georgiadis

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 227.54

    This book provides a scientific framework for integrated solutions to complex energy problems. It adopts a holistic, systems-based approach to demonstrate the potential of an energy systems engineering approach to systematically quantify different options at various levels of complexity (technology, plant, energy supply chain, mega-system). Utilizing... more...

  • Underwater Acoustics and Ocean Dynamicsby Lisheng Zhou; Xu Wen; Qianliu Cheng; Hangfang Zhao

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 163.30

    These proceedings are a collection of 16 selected scientific papers and reviews by distinguished international experts that were presented at the 4th Pacific Rim Underwater Acoustics Conference (PRUAC), held in Hangzhou, China in October 2013. The topics discussed at the conference include internal wave observation and prediction; environmental uncertainty... more...

  • Strategic GIS Planning and Management in Local Governmentby David A. Holdstock

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 179.95

    This "how-to" book on planning and managing GIS within local government describes and details the key components of a successful enterprise, sustainable and enduring GIS. It describes the strategic planning process an organization must undertake prior to GIS implementation. The heart of the book is the formula for success that offers a systematic... more...

  • Environmental Nanotechnology, Applications and Impacts of Nanomaterials, Second Editionby Mark Wiesner; Jean-Yves Bottero

    McGraw-Hill Education 2016; US$ 150.00 US$ 131.25

    Extensively revised and featuring new material, this timely, advanced resource covers the impacts of nanomaterials on organisms and ecosystems and their applications within industry. Cowritten by leaders of two of the most prominent research groups in the world considering the effects of nanomaterials on the environment, the second edition of Environmental... more...

  • Nonlinear Control of Robots and Unmanned Aerial Vehiclesby Ranjan Vepa

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 179.95

    Nonlinear Control of Robots and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: An Integrated Approach presents control and regulation methods that rely upon feedback linearization techniques. Both robot manipulators and UAVs employ operating regimes with large magnitudes of state and control variables, making such an approach vital for their control systems design.... more...

  • Nanomaterials in Energy and Environmental Applicationsby Junhui He

    Pan Stanford Publishing 2016; US$ 179.95

    Nanoscience and nanotechnology are interdisciplinary fields that bring together physicists, chemists, materials scientists, and engineers to meet the potential future challenges that humankind will face, including the search for renewable energies for sustainable development and new technologies for carbon capture and environmental protection. Among... more...

  • Energy Science and Applied Technology ESAT 2016by Zhigang Fang

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 219.95

    The 2016 International Conference on Energy Science and Applied Technology (ESAT 2016) held on June 25-26 in Wuhan, China aimed to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, and academicians, as well as industrial professionals, to present their research results and development activities in energy science and engineering and its applied technology.... more...

  • Surface Chemistry and Geochemistry of Hydraulic Fracturingby K. S. Birdi

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 189.95

    Unique in focus, Surface Chemistry and Geochemistry of Hydraulic Fracturing examines the surface chemistry and phenomena in the hydrofracking process. Under great scrutiny as of late, the physico-chemical properties of hydrofracking are fully detailed and explained. Topics include the adsorption-desorption of gas on the shale reservoir surface... more...

  • Microwave Absorbing Materialsby Yuping Duan; Hongtao Guan

    Pan Stanford Publishing 2016; US$ 149.95

    With the phenomenal development of electromagnetic wave communication devices and stealth technology, electromagnetic wave absorbing materials have been attracting attention as antielectromagnetic interference slabs, stealth materials, self-concealing technology, and microwave darkrooms. This book starts with the fundamental theory of electromagnetic... more...