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Forthcoming Civil, Environmental and Geotechnical Engineering Books

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  1. Performance-Based Fire Safety Design

    By Morgan J. Hurley, Eric R. Rosenbaum

    This book demonstrates how fire science can be used to solve fire protection problems in the built environment. It also provides an understanding of the performance-based design process, deterministic and risk-based analysis techniques, development of design fire scenarios, trial design development...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Random Vibration

    Mechanical, Structural, and Earthquake Engineering Applications

    By Zach Liang, George C. Lee

    Series: Advances in Earthquake Engineering

    Most textbooks on random vibrations are very mathematically intensive, and are often difficult for senior/graduate students to digest in the learning period of a single semester course. This book is designed to focus on basic methodologies to handle random process in engineering practices. Based on...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Water and Cities in Latin America

    Challenges for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Ismael Aguilar-Barajas, Jürgen Mahlknecht, Jonathan Kaledin, Marianne Kjellén, Abel Mejía-Betancourt

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Approximately 80 per cent of the population of Latin America is concentrated in urban centres. Pressure on water resources and water management in cities therefore provide major challenges. Despite the importance of the issues, there has been little systematic coverage of the topic in book form....

    To Be Published April 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Building Information Modeling

    Framework for Structural Design

    By Nawari O. Nawari, Michael Kuenstle

    This book focuses on how engineers and architects can benefit from new frameworks and technologies by reviewing the Building Information Management (BIM) concept, discussing how BIM will affect education and practice, evaluating current BIM technology, exploring critical issues for best practices...

    To Be Published April 20th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Geometric Design of Roads Handbook

    By Keith M. Wolhuter

    Geometric design covers the design of the visible elements of the road. This book provides background material for the designer including statistics, traffic flow theory, economic and utility analysis, systems analysis, hydraulics and drainage, capacity analysis, coordinate calculation,...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    2. Environmental Toxicology

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Chemical substances, physical agents and built structures bear various types of hazard due to their immanent toxic, mutagenic, carcinogenic, reprotoxic and sensitizing character or being destructive for the immune and hormone system. The first step in managing the environment contaminated by...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Remote Sensing of Wetlands

    Applications and Advances

    Edited by Ralph W. Tiner, Megan W. Lang, Victor V. Klemas

    This book provides a thorough introduction to the use of remotely sensed data for wetland classification and mapping, as well as information on the latest technological advancements detailed by top scientists in the wetland classification and mapping field. It presents methods readily applicable to...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Sports Facilities and Technologies

    By Peter Culley, John Pascoe

    Developers, designers and operators are increasingly needing to create versatile sport and leisure amenities that are of lasting value to local and wider communities. Placing facilities design and operation at the heart of sports development, this book adopts a holistic approach, integrating...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Official History of Britain and the Channel Tunnel

    By Terry Gourvish

    Commissioned by the Cabinet Office and using hitherto untapped British Government records, this book presents an in-depth analysis of the successful project of 1986-94. This is a vivid portrayal of the complexities of quadripartite decision-making (two countries, plus the public and...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. What is Land For?

    The Food, Fuel and Climate Change Debate

    Edited by Michael Winter, Matt Lobley

    In recent decades agricultural commodity surpluses in the developed world have contributed to a mantra of 'land surplus' in which set-aside, extensification, alternative land uses and 'wilding' have been key terms in debates over land. Quite suddenly all this has changed as a consequence of rapidly...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge