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  • Seafloor Processes and Geotechnology

    By Ronald C. Chaney, Gideon Almagor

    To design and build synthetic structures on the seabed or in the coastal zone in a safe and environmentally responsible way, there are numerous factors engineers, geologists, and marine and environmental scientists must be aware of. These are factors affecting the sediment/water interface, the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics

    By Jens-Dominik Mueller

    Essentials of CFD approaches the material from the viewpoint of a user of a commercial flow package. It initially limits the description of the mathematics to the level that is strictly needed to be able to make the correct choices when setting up a case in a commercial flow solver. The sources of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Encapsulation and Controlled Release

    Edited by Munmaya Mishra

    This handbook covers the entire area of encapsulation (microencapsulation) which is a growing area of research and product development in a vast field. It provides the fundamentals, including the chemical and physicochemical processes, and explores how to apply those processes for different…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Consumer Product Innovation and Sustainable Design

    The Evolution and Impacts of Successful Products

    By Robin Roy

    Consumer Product Innovation and Sustainable Design follows the innovation and evolution of consumer products from vacuum cleaners to mobile phones from their original inventions to the present day. It discusses how environmental concerns and legislation have influenced their design and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Building Futures

    Managing energy in the built environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    A reduction in the energy demand of buildings can make a major contribution to achieving national and international carbon reduction goals, in addition to addressing the interlinked issues of sustainable development, fuel poverty and fuel security. Despite improvements in thermal efficiency, the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Natural Fiber Composites

    Edited by R.D.S.G. Campilho

    This book brings value to anyone working with or designing natural fiber composite structures. It helps readers understand the value these materials can add to projects, how to choose the best materials and treatments, how to safely design and fabricate products made of natural fiber composites and…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    CRC Press

  • Solar Energy Conversion and Storage

    Photochemical Modes

    Edited by Suresh C. Ameta, Rakshit Ameta

    This book discusses various types of solar cells, including photovoltaic cells, photogalvanic cells, photoeletrochemical cells and dye-sensitized solar cells. It also covers photogeneration of hydrogen, photoreduction of carbon dioxide, synthesis of energy-rich materials and artificial/mimicking…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    CRC Press
    Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion

  • Problem-Solving Exercises in Green and Sustainable Chemistry

    By Albert S. Matlack, Andrew P. Dicks

    The author has used problem-based learning for many years, especially in courses for green chemistry and polymer science. Instructors cannot cover as much material as they can in a straight lecture, but this method can enable the students to remember more of the material after the end of the course…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    CRC Press

  • The Cognitive Early Warning Predictive System Using the Smart Vaccine

    The New Digital Immunity Paradigm for Smart Cities and Critical Infrastructure

    By Rocky Termanini

    This book brings to light the concept of digital Immunity and how it can be applied to combat cybercrime and terrorism. The Cognitive Early Warning Predictive System (CEWPS) is in fact the new Digital Immune System. The book describes the landscape of cyber warfare, vulnerability of the critical…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    Auerbach Publications

  • One-Piece Flow vs. Batching

    A Guide to Understanding How Continuous Flow Maximizes Productivity and Customer Value

    By Charles Protzman, Joe McNamara, Dan Protzman

    Although batching often appears more efficient than one piece flow for an individual task, the practice creates waste for other parts of the organization that more than offset the perceived benefits. This book argues the case for one piece flow over batching by identifying the eight root causes of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    Productivity Press

  • Written English

    A Guide for Electrical and Electronic Students and Engineers

    By Steve Hart

    Part one comprises brief chapters on areas of English grammar that feature heavily in engineering and that cause the most problems for second language learners. The second looks at formatting and working with numbers and diagrams. The third constitutes an A-Z list of commonly confused terms and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09 
    CRC Press

  • Porous Silicon

    Formation and Properties

    Edited by Ghenadii Korotcentkov

    Although porous silicon is rapidly attracting increasing interest in various fields, there is currently no up to date general introduction to basic properties and potential applications. Until now. This book focuses on the fundamentals of silicon porosification and properties of porous silicon,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-08 
    CRC Press

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