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Environmental Technology and Engineering Techniques

1st Edition

Edited by Moayad N. Khalaf, Michael Olegovich Smirnov, Porteen Kannan, A. K. Haghi

Apple Academic Press

389 pages | 14 Color Illus. | 38 B/W Illus.

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The crucial interdependence between humans and their environment is explored and illuminated in this revealing overview of the major environmental issues facing society in the twenty-first century. Environmental Technology and Engineering Techniques: Basic Concepts and Health Interventions presents a novel picture of some of the current advances in the research of theoretical and practical frameworks of environmental problems and solutions taken from the latest empirical findings.

This new volume focuses on the aspects of new techniques that are particularly valuable for solving environmental problems. The complex environmental issues are presented in simple terms to help readers grasp the basics and solve relevant problems. Timely and comprehensive discussions of applications to real-world environmental concerns are a central focus of this research-oriented volume.

This book is a valuable reference for researchers and practitioners in environmental science and engineering.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Environmental Sustainability

1. Pollution by Tropospheric Ozone in the Valencia Community

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

2. Nanocomposites for Environmental Pollution Control: A Far-Reaching Review

Sukanchan Palit

3. Environmental Performance of Bio-Based Polymer Additives: Thermal Stabilizers and Antioxidants

Hussein A. Shnawa and Moayad N. Khalaf

4. Recent Trends on Smart Bio-Responsive Polymeric Materials

Kalpana N. Handore et al.

5. Green “Bioplastics” in Solving the Global Problem of a Polyethylene Dump

Tatiana Gr. Volova, Ekaterina I. Shishatskaya, and Sabu Thomas

6. Potency of Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Medicinal Plants in Egypt as a Resource for Anticancer Compounds

Ahmed M. Abdel-Azeem et al.

7. Food-Borne Pathogens and Nanoparticles as Tools for Quality Assurance and Intervention of Food-Borne Pathogens

Porteen Kannan, S. Wilfred Ruban, and M. Nithya Quintoil

8. Citrus Origin, Evolution, Postharvest, Heat, Ph, Filtration, and Transgenic

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

9. Disruptive Big Data, Intelligence, and Physics: Process Understanding

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

10. Agro-Ecological Conditions of Farming Intensification in the Russian Ural Federal District

Rafail A. Afanas’ev and Michael O. Smirnov

Part 2: Public Health, Ethical Problems, And Social Issues

11. Primary Health, Smoking Habits, and Immunotherapy in Cancer

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

12. Reflections on (Palaeo)Climate/Global Changes: Past/Present/Future

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

13. Ethical Issues in Clinical Research

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

14. Deadly Canine Distemper: A Global Multi-Species Disease

V. Naveenkumar et al.

15. Epigenomics, Epithelial Plasticity, Clinical Genetics, and Rare Diseases

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

16. Scientific Creativity, Social Stability, and Attention to Diversity

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

17. Methods of Reducing the Content of Radionuclides in Agricultural Plants after the Accident at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

Michael O. Smirnov, Genrietta E. Merzlaya, and Rafail A. Afanas’ev

18. Beyond the Molecular Frontier: Challenges for Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Aide Saenz-Galindo et al.

19. Neutrino: The Novel Messenger of the Universe

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

20. Infectious Bursal Disease

P. Raja

21. Biofilm Formation in Food Industry

A. Sangeetha





About the Editors

Moayad N. Khalaf, PhD, is a Professor of Polymer Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry, College of Science at the University of Basrah in Iraq.

Michael Olegovich Smirnov, PhD, is currently a senior research fellow of the Federal State Pryanishnikov All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Agrochemistry.

Porteen Kannan, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary Public Health at Madras Veterinary College, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India.

A. K. Haghi, PhD, since 1983, he served as professor at several universities. He served as Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering and Polymers Research Journal and is on the editorial boards of many international journals.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / General
SCIENCE / Environmental Science