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Green Engineering

Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design

By Riadh Habash

© 2017 – CRC Press

726 pages | 125 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9781138035881
pub: 2017-11-13
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This is a primary text project that combines sustainability development with engineering entrepreneurship and design to present a multi-disciplinary approach to modern engineering education. It is distinguished by extensive descriptions of concepts on sustainability, its principles and its relevance to environmental, economic and societal issues. The theme of sustainability is incorated throughout the text. This book presents a flexible organization, which will allow it to be used in a number of various courses, such as innovation in engineering, engineering entrepreneurship and design, engineering innovaton and leadership and green technology education.

Table of Contents

Introduction.The Sustainability Landscape.Technology and Sustainability. Engineering and Society: Policy and Ethics. Creativity Invention and Innovation. Engineering Leadership. Engineering Entrepreneurship. The Design Landscape. Introduction to Engineering Design. Engineering Design Process. Sustainability and Green Design.

About the Author

Professor Riadh W.Y.Habash holds the McLaughlin Research Chair at the University of Ottawa (Canada). Since 2002, he has established a substantial research and teaching record in various areas, along with publishing four books, four book chapters, two proceedings, and more than 80 journal and conference papers. He has also conducted 60 invited courses and workshops. His research interests involve engineering education, renewable energy, mechatronics and biomedical engineering.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety