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  • Theory of Differential Equations in Engineering and Mechanicsby Kam Tim Chau

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 94.95

    This gives comprehensive coverage of the essential differential equations students they are likely to encounter in solving engineering and mechanics problems across the field -- alongside a more advance volume on applications. This first volume covers a very broad range of theories related to solving differential equations, mathematical preliminaries,... more...

  • Cost Management of Capital Projectsby Kurt Heinze

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 353.00

    Aiming to bridge the gap between the quantitative viewpoint of management science and the practical, day-to-day needs of project cost management, this text offers coverage of an integrated cost management programme. It presents the use of method study techniques to increase the effectiveness of procedures and improve the productivity of resources,... more...

  • Fluvial Processesby Ana Maria Ferreira da Silva; M. Selim Yalin

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 139.95

    A stream flowing in alluvium deforms its bed surface, forming ripples, dunes, bars, etc., and, in many instances, it deforms its channel entirely, thereby creating meandering or braiding patterns. It could be said that, in general, an alluvial stream and its deformable boundary undergo a variety of fluvial processes leading to the emergence of a multitude... more...

  • Civil, Architecture and Environmental Engineering Volume 2by Jimmy C.M. Kao; Wen-Pei Sung

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 0.01

    The 2016 International Conference on Civil, Architecture and Environmental Engineering (ICCAE 2016), November 4-6, 2016, Taipei, Taiwan, is organized by China University of Technology and Taiwan Society of Construction Engineers, aimed to bring together professors, researchers, scholars and industrial pioneers from all over the world. ICCAE 2016 is... more...

  • Regenerative and Positive Impact Architectureby Shady Attia

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 51.39

    This book is a guide to energy efficiency and environmental impact assessment in high-performance buildings projects. It compares four state-of-the-art buildings to examine the steps needed for a transition from negative impact reduction architecture to positive impact regenerative architecture, utilizing life cycle analysis. The book provides a solid... more...

  • Designing Safe Road Systemsby Jan Theeuwes; Richard van der Horst

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 60.00

    Many books focus on individual differences and how those relate to traffic safety such as accident proneness, gender differences, age, alcohol, and the effects of drugs. Others focus on the safety effects regarding the vehicle such as airbags, anti-lock brakes, navigation systems, intelligent cruise control and other new gadgets coming to the vehicle.... more...

  • Rock Slope Engineeringby Duncan C. Wyllie

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 85.00

    Rock Slope Engineering covers the investigation, design, excavation and remediation of man-made rock cuts and natural slopes, primarily for civil engineering applications. It presents design information on structural geology, shear strength of rock and ground water, including weathered rock. Slope design methods are discussed for planar, wedge,... more...

  • Maintenance Costs and Life Cycle Cost Analysisby Diego Galar; Peter Sandborn; Uday Kumar

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 179.95

    Authors have attempted to create coherent chapters and sections on how the fundamentals of maintenance cost should be organized, to present them in a logical and sequential order. Necessarily, the text starts with importance of maintenance function in the organization and moves to life cycle cost (LCC) considerations followed by the budgeting constraints.... more...

  • Geomechanics of Marine Anchorsby Charles Aubeny

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 159.95

    This book provides a comprehensive guide for the analysis and design of anchor systems used for mooring offshore floating structures. Much of the experience is based on applications toward the offshore oil and gas industry, but the substantial potential for offshore renewable energy systems is addressed. The major types of anchors are described with... more...

  • Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat (MODUM)by Jacek Beldowski; Robert Been; Eyup Kuntay Turmus

    Springer Netherlands 2017; US$ 71.72

    This book describes the creation of a monitoring network, which can provide information about the exact locations and the environmental threats posed by chemical weapons (CW) dumpsites in the Baltic Sea region, using autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROVs), and utilising the existing research vessels... more...