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  1. Handbook of Hydraulic Fracturing Additives

    Physical Hazards and Toxicity Profiles

    By Frederick W. Fochtman, Paul E. Carlson

    Chemical additives are used to enhance the mechanical effects of the hydraulic fracturing by controlling viscosity, microbiological environment, and scale deposits. In 2011, Congress published a report listing all the chemicals used in fracking (the Waxman report). This book details the physical,...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Surface Chemistry and Geochemistry of Hydraulic Fracturing

    By K. S. Birdi

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Systems Thinking for Geoengineering Policy

    By Robert Chris

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    This is the first book to theorise geoengineering in terms of complex adaptive systems theory and to argue for the theoretical imperative of adaptive management as the default methodology for policymakers and civil society alike, whenever confronted with demands for near-term policy directed at...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to MATLAB with Applications for Chemical and Mechanical Engineers

    By Daniel G. Coronell

    Introduction to MATLAB with Applications for Chemical and Mechanical Engineers provides applications from chemical engineering and biotechnology, such as thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and mass transfer. The book features a section on input, output, and storage of data as well as a...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Geoengineering our Climate?

    Ethics, Politics and Governance

    Edited by Jason Blackstock, Clark Miller, Steve Rayner

    Series: The Earthscan Science in Society Series

    Geoengineering - the planetary scale engineering of the climate system - is expected to receive increasingly serious consideration by states seeking ways to manage the most dangerous risks of climate change. Agreeing on a governance framework in which even serious research into geoengineering...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Real-Time Environmental Monitoring

    Sensors and Systems

    By Miguel F. Acevedo

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by CRC Press