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Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities

1st Edition

Edited by Pradeep Tomar, Gurjit Kaur

CRC Press

424 pages | 58 B/W Illus.

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Description

The book starts with an overview of the role of cities in climate change and environmental pollution worldwide, followed by the concept description of smart cities and their expected features, focusing on green technology innovation.

This book explores the energy management strategies required to minimize the need for huge investments in high-capacity transmission lines from distant power plants. A new range of renewable energy technologies modified for installation in cities like small wind turbines, micro-CHP and heat pumps are described. The overall objective of this book is to explore all the green and smart technologies for designing green smart cities.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Smart Cities

Authors: Pradeep Tomar, Atul Sharma and Chander Diwaker

Chapter 2

Green Smart Town Planning

Authors: Yaman Parasher, Prabhjot Singh and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 3

Green Smart Buildings For Smart Cities

Authors: Dushyant Singh Chauhan and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 4

Green Smart Environment For Smart Cities

Authors: Yaman Parasher, Gurjit Kaur and Pradeep Tomar

Chapter 5 Green Healthcare for Smart Cities

Authors: Prabhjot Singh, Varun Dixit and Jaspreet Kaur

Chapter 6 Green Smart Education System

Authors: Aditya Pratap Singh and Pradeep Tomar

Chapter 7 Green Smart Agriculture system

Authors: Garima Singh and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 8 Green Smart Security system

Authors: Yaman Parasher, Prabhjot Singh and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 9 Green Smart Transport System

Authors: Arsh Javed Rehman, Shweta Yadav and Pradeep Tomar

Chapter 10 Green Smart Energy Management System

Authors: Garima Singh and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 11 Green Smart Waste Management System

Authors: Dimpal Tomar, Pradeep Tomar and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 12 Green Smart Water and Sanitation system

Authors: Priya Singh, Garima Singh and Gurjit Kaur

Chapter 13 Innovation Opportunities through Internet of Things (IoT) for Smart Cities

Authors: Rajalakshmi Krishnamurthi, Anand Nayyar and Arun Solanki

Chapter 14 Case Study-Application Of Smart City Concept To The Leading Destination Evidence From Istanbul

Authors: Aysegul Acar, Eda Kocabas, M. Fevzi Esen and Fatih Canıtez

Chapter 15 Case study - Green Roof Garden Concept for Smart Cities

Authors: Carlos Alberto Ochoa and Aida Yarira Reyes Escalante

Chapter 16 Case Study - School Bus Routing Problem and its Solution for Smart Cities

Authors: Carlos Alberto Ochoa and Aida Yarira Reyes Escalante

About the Editors

Pradeep Tomar is working as an Assistant Professor in the School of Information and Communication Technology, Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida, U.P., India since 2009. Dr. Tomar earned his Ph.D. from Department of Computer Science & Applications, M. D. University, Rohtak, Haryana, India. Before joining Gautam Buddha University, he worked as a Software Engineer in a multinational company, Noida and lecturer in M. D. University, Rohtak, Haryana and Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana. Dr. Tomar has good teaching, research and software development experience. He is also a member of several national and international scholarly societies. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) in 2008 and SUN Certified JAVA Programmer (SCJP) for the JAVA platform. His major current research interest is in Component- Based Software Engineering. Two books “Teaching of Mathematics” and “Communication and Information Technology” at national levels have been authored by Dr. Tomar. He has also contributed more than 80 papers/articles in national/international journals and conferences. He served as a member of the editorial board and reviewer for various Journals and national/international conferences.

Gurjit Kaur is working as an Associate Professor in the Dept of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Delhi Technological University, Delhi. She earned her Ph.D. degree in Optical Communication from Panjab University, Chandigarh and her masters from PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh with distinction. Before joining Gautam Buddha University, she worked as Assistant Professor at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology University, Noida, U.P., India. Apart from this, she served as a Lecturer in Panjab University Chandigarh and PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, India. She is also a life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) and a member of the International Association of Engineers (IAENG). She served as a reviewer of journals like IEEE Transactions of Communication etc., and worked as advisory board members in national and international conferences. She has also qualified MCSE and Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). She has authored a book named Optical Communication at national level and contributed a book chapter entitled WiMAX Technology for Broadband Wireless Communication in Handbook of WiMAX “WiMAX Standards and Applications” (Volume III) of Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida published by CRC Press. Several technical sessions in national and international conferences had been chaired by Dr. Kaur and she delivered expert talks in FDP, workshops, national and international conferences. She has also contributed more than 60 papers/articles in national/international journals and conferences.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT000000
MATHEMATICS / General
NAT011000
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
TEC010000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General