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  • Life-Cycle of Structures Under Uncertainty

    Emphasis on Fatigue-Sensitive Civil and Marine Structures, 1st Edition

    By Dan M. Frangopol, Sunyong Kim

    Life-cycle analysis is a systemic tool for efficient and effective service life management of deteriorating structures. In the last few decades, theoretical and practical approaches for life-cycle performance and cost analysis have been developed extensively due to increased demand on structural…

    Hardback – 2019-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Lessons in Environmental Microbiology

    1st Edition

    By Roger Tim Haug

    Lessons in Environmental Microbiology provides an understanding of the microbial processes used in the environmental engineering and science fields. It examines both basic theory as well as the latest advancements in practical applications, including nutrient removal and recovery, methanogenesis,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    CRC Press

  • Genetic Resources

    Collection, Characterization and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert L. Jarret, Kevin McCluskey

    Bioresources are used by thousands of researchers and represent invaluable assets for large-scale experiments in a wide range of disciplines. These living materials include diverse species such as thale cress, maize, fruit flies, clawed frogs, zebrafish, green algae, tilapia, and sheep spanning…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    CRC Press

  • Working with Map Projections

    A Guide to their Selection, 1st Edition

    By Fritz Kessler, Sarah Battersby

    A map projection fundamentally impacts the map making process. Working with Map Projections: A Guide to their Selection explains why, for any given map, there isn’t a single "best" map projection. Selecting a projection is a matter of understanding the compromises and consequences of showing a 3-D…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    CRC Press

  • Phytopathogenic Bacteria and Plant Diseases

    1st Edition

    By BS Thind

    The field of Phytobacteriology is rapidly advancing and changing, because of recent advances in genomics and molecular plant pathology, but also due to the global spread of bacterial plant diseases and the emergence of new bacterial diseases. So, there is a need to integrate understanding of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Degradation and Restoration in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rattan Lal, B. A. Stewart

    Soil degradation is a widespread problem in Africa resulting in low agricultural productivity while demand for food continues to increase. Degradation is caused by accelerated erosion, acidification, contamination, depletion of soil organic matter and plant nutrients, and salinization. Food and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-24 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Soil Science

  • Marine Policy

    An Introduction to Governance and International Law of the Oceans, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Zacharias, Jeff Ardron

    This textbook provides readers with a foundation in policy development and analysis, describing how policy, including legal mechanisms, are applied to the marine environment. It presents a systematic treatment of all aspects of marine policy, including climate change, energy, environmental…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23 
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology

    The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Lynch, Stephen F. Pires

    During the early development and throughout the short history of green/conservation criminology, limited attention has been directed toward quantitative analyses of relevant environmental crime, law and justice concerns. While recognizing the importance of establishing a theory and terminology in…

    Hardback – 2019-07-20 
    Green Criminology

  • The Water Footprint of Modern Consumer Society

    2nd Edition

    By Arjen Y. Hoekstra

    Using the water footprint concept, this impactful book aids our understanding of how we can reduce water consumption and pollution to sustainable levels. Since the publication of the first edition, the question of how to reduce our water footprint has become even more urgent. Freshwater scarcity…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    Earthscan Water Text

  • Sustainable Energy and Environment

    An Earth System Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandeep Narayan Kundu, Muhammad Nawaz

    The study of the earth, energy, and the environment—together—is critical for gaining a thorough understanding of where life stands today amid the continuous growth and development around us. Understanding how the Earth has evolved and how its subsystems interact and influence various energy…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems in Crop Production

    A Compendium, 1st Edition

    By K. R. Krishna

    This volume, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems in Crop Production: A Compendium, responds to the exponential interest in adopting aerial robots (UAVs or drones) for agricultural crop production, which is revolutionizing farming methods worldwide. This volume provides a useful detailed review of 250…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Essentials of Statistics in Agriculture Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pradeep Mishra, Fozia Homa

    This book, Essentials of Statistics in Agriculture Sciences, is an introductory text presenting some of the basic concepts of statistical tools, specifically as applied to the statistics of agriculture and allied fields. An understanding of the basics, logic, and theory of statistics is very…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Apple Academic Press

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