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- The History Press 2013; US$ 29.17
One of the best-selling aircraft of British civil aviation, the BAC 1-11 took to the skies for the first time in August 1963, with an order book for sixty aircraft. More than half the orders were from the United States - an unprecedented situation for a British civil aircraft. The only aircraft wholly designed and built by BAC, it remained in production... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 185.00
This first comprehensive review of airborne measurement principles covers all atmospheric components and surface parameters. It describes the common techniques to characterize aerosol particles and cloud/precipitation elements, while also explaining radiation quantities and pertinent hyperspectral and active remote sensing measurement techniques along... more...
- WIT Press 2013; US$ 276.00
Containing papers presented at the twenty-first in a successful series of conferences on the modeling, monitoring and management of air pollution, the book Air Pollution XXI covers what has become a widespread and growing challenge to the international community. Governments face a need to balance concern over its known impacts on local and global... more...
- Royal Society of Chemistry 2000; US$ 56.00
Since the realisation that the ozone layer protecting the earth is suffering massive depletion, atmospheric science has been increasingly in the spotlight. It is recognised that we need to increase our knowledge and understanding of the likely impact that increases in UV-B radiation will have on life on earth.Charting research that encompasses the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 163.95
To comply with legal and other standards, businesses and regulators are increasingly required to make decisions based on risk assessments of the potential effects of their activities on the environment. Atmospheric dispersion modelling is a cost-effective method, allowing various scenarios to be explored before expensive investment takes place. This... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95
This volume, published in association with the United Nations Environment Programme, examines how co-ordinated action among neighbouring countries could reduce greenhouse gas emissions in ways which are environmentally, economically and socially beneficial. A framework is presented for analyzing regional mitigation options, along with specific proposals... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2003; US$ 119.00
Air pollution damages materials, but it has changed dramatically in the past century, with a reduction in the concentration of corrosive primary pollutants in urban atmospheres. At the same time, architectural styles and types of materials have changed, as we have moved to more organically rich, photochemically active atmospheres. Contemporary air... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 21.95
Viele wichtige Forschungsarbeiten, die den menschlichen Beitrag zum, Klimawandel belegen, kommen aus den USA. Trotzdem haben die Vereinigten Staaten als einzige Industrienation die Ratifizierung des Kyoto-Protokolls abgelehnt, in dem die Reduzierung der Emission von Treibhausgasen vereinbart wurde. "Der Kalte Krieg gegen das Klima" sucht nach Antworten... more...
- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 160.00
Carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) is a technology aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from burning fossil fuels during industrial and energy-related processes. CCS involves the capture, transport and long-term storage of carbon dioxide, usually in geological reservoirs deep underground that would otherwise be released to the atmosphere.... more...