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  • The "Peak Oil" Scare and the Coming Oil Floodby Michael Lynch

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 48.00

    In the last decade, oil experts, geologists, and policy makers alike have warned that a peak in oil production around the world was about to be reached and that global economic distress would result when this occurred. But it didn't happen. The "Peak Oil" Scare and the Coming Oil Flood refutes the recent claims that world oil production is nearing... more...

  • 10. Tagung Diesel- und Benzindirekteinspritzung 2016by Helmut Tschöke; Ralf Marohn

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 129.12

    Ein stetig steigender Fundus an Informationen ist heute notwendig, um die immer komplexer werdende Technik heutiger Kraftfahrzeuge zu verstehen. In immer schnelleren Zyklen verbreitet sich aktuelles Wissen gerade aus Konferenzen, Tagungen und Symposien in die Fachwelt. Den raschen Zugriff auf diese Informationen bietet diese Reihe Proceedings. Sie... more...

  • 100 Per Cent Renewableby Peter Droege

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 43.95

    The greatest challenge of our time is to build a world based on the sustainable use of renewable power. Our massive dependence on fossil fuels has upset the very climatic system that made human evolution possible. The global economy and its financial system are in jeopardy, running hot on overtly cheap yet increasingly costly and fast depleting oil.... more...

  • The 11th IFToMM International Symposium on Science of Mechanisms and Machinesby Ion Visa

    Springer International Publishing 2013; US$ 235.22

    The general topic of the symposium follows mechanisms development through all stages of conception, modeling, analysis, synthesis and control to advanced product design.  This volume brings together the latest results in the field and celebrates a series of conferences that has been running for 40 years. The contributors and the editor are world... more...

  • 14. Internationales Stuttgarter Symposiumby Michael Bargende; Hans-Christian Reuss; Jochen Wiedemann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 277.13

    Die Automobilindustrie sieht sich global einer Vielzahl von Herausforderungen ausgesetzt: Die gesetzliche Begrenzung der C02-Emissionen, die Endlichkeit der Vorräte an fossilen Energien und die zunehmende Verkehrsbelastung in Ballungsgebieten und den Megacities sind dabei wichtige Themen. Die Notwendigkeit von bezahlbaren Mobilitätssystemen, die ressourceneffizient,... more...

  • 15. Internationales Stuttgarter Symposiumby Michael Bargende; Hans-Christian Reuss; Jochen Wiedemann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 277.13

    Das Mobilitätsverhalten in unserer Gesellschaft wandelt sich und mit ihm die Anforderungen an das Kraftfahrzeug. In Zeiten von Klimawandel durch steigende Luftverschmutzung, Verknappung und Verteuerung fossiler Energien aber auch zunehmender Digitalisierung verändern sich die aktuellen Fahrzeugkonzepte und entwickeln sich weiter. Das Auto der Zukunft... more...

  • 16. Internationales Stuttgarter Symposiumby Michael Bargende; Hans-Christian Reuss; Jochen Wiedemann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 277.13

    Die Anforderungen an Forschung und Entwicklung in der Automobilindustrie ändern sich kontinuierlich. Hersteller und Zulieferer müssen einerseits globale Lösungen entwickeln, andererseits aber Kundenbedürfnisse und legislative Vorgaben einzelner Märkte berücksichtigen. Selbst bei der Emissionsgesetzgebung herrscht alles andere als globale Einigkeit.... more...

  • 2. Forsthoffer's Rotating Equipment Handbooksby William E. Forsthoffer

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 190.00

    Over recent years there have been substantial changes in those industries which are concerned with the design, purchase and use of special purpose (ie critical, high-revenue) rotating equipment. Key personnel have been the victims of early retirement or have moved to other industries: contractors and end-users have reduced their technical staff and... more...

  • 2004 Survey of Energy Resourcesby Judy Trinnaman; Alan Clarke

    Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 530.00

    * Clear and concise, information is analysed and presented in both a resource-by-resource and country-by-country approach * Comprehensive, the outlook for seventeen energy resources including all major fossil and renewable resources is evaluated * Free CD-Rom will help electronic navigation of this comprehensive resource The Survey of Energy Resources... more...

  • The 2005 DARPA Grand Challengeby Martin Buehler; Karl Iagnemma; Sanjiv Singh

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 118.19

    This book presents fifteen technical papers that are written at a level that makes them easily accessible to a broad technical audience, describing the technology behind most of the robotic vehicles that participated in the famous DARPA Grand Challenge. more...