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Forthcoming Civil, Environmental and Geotechnical Engineering Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Conservation of Subterranean Cultural Heritage

    Edited by C. Saiz-Jimenez

    In recent years, a debate has arisen concerning the convenience of conserving subterranean cultural heritage and the necessary management models. There is often pressure from local authorities more interested in using the cultural heritage sites in order to develop the economy and the tourism...

    To Be Published October 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Soil Aquifer Treatment: Assessment and Applicability of Primary Effluent Reuse in Developing Countries

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Chol Deng Thon Abel

    Climate change, rapid population growth and urbanization are causing water shortage and pollution, especially in arid and semi-arid regions of the world due to the growing demand in different sectors and disposal of inadequately treated wastewater to water bodies. To tackle these challenges,...

    To Be Published October 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Environmental Methods for Transport Noise Reduction

    Edited by Mats Nilsson, Jörgen Bengtsson, Ronny Klaeboe

    Presents Evidence-Based Guidance on Noise Abatement Methods Solutions for reducing the noise impact of road and rail traffic can be found in the use of natural elements in combination with artificial elements in urban and rural environments. Ground and road surface treatments; trees, forests, and...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Ecological Causal Assessment

    Edited by Susan B. Norton, Susan M. Cormier, Glenn W. Suter II

    Series: Environmental Assessment and Management

    Edited by experts at the leading edge of the development of causal assessment methods for more than two decades, Ecological Causal Assessment gives insight and expert guidance on how to identify cause-effect relationships in environmental systems. The book discusses the importance of asking the...

    To Be Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Structural Engineer's Pocket Book

    Eurocodes, Third Edition

    By Fiona Cobb

    Functions as a Day-to-Day Resource for Practicing Engineers… The hugely useful Structural Engineer’s Pocket Book is now overhauled and revised in line with the Eurocodes. It forms a comprehensive pocket reference guide for professional and student structural engineers, especially those taking the...

    To Be Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Lessons for Climate Change Adaptation from Better Management of Rivers

    Edited by Jamie Pittock

    Series: Climate and Development Series

    Climate change is dramatically affecting freshwater supplies, particularly in the developing world. The papers in this volume present a powerful case for and exploration of different freshwater adaptation strategies in the face of global climatic change. The volume centres on six detailed case...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Water Tower of the Yellow River in a Changing Climate

    Toward an Integrated Assessment: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Yurong Hu

    Mountains are water towers of our world, but their role in global water resources may be altered due to changing climate. This book provides an integrated assessment of the spatial and temporal variability of both recent and future climate change impacts in the Yellow River source region (YRSR)...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Fate and Transport of Nutrients in Groundwater and Surface Water in an Urban Slum Catchment, Kampala, Uganda

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Philip Mayanja Nyenje

    Urban informal settlements or slums are growing rapidly in cities in sub-Saharan Africa. Most often, a sewer system is not present and the commonly-used low-cost onsite wastewater handling practices, typically pit latrines, are frequently unplanned, uncontrolled and inefficient. Consequently, most...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. A Pictorial Guide to Metamorphic Rocks in the Field

    By Kurt Hollocher

    This book is an illustrative introduction to metamorphic rocks as seen in the field, designed for advanced high school to graduate-level earth science and geology students to jump-start their observational skills. In addition to photographs of rocks in the field, there are numerous line diagrams...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Infrastructure Investment

    An Engineering Perspective

    By David G. Carmichael

    Established Deterministic Investment Appraisal versus Uncertainty in Investment When it comes to investing in an infrastructure project, the conventional approach is to evaluate risk through a deterministic approach. Infrastructure Investment: An Engineering Perspective, however, takes on...

    To Be Published November 12th 2014 by CRC Press