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  1. Nuclear Forensic Analysis, Second Edition

    By Kenton J. Moody, Patrick M. Grant, Ian D. Hutcheon

    Now in its second edition, Nuclear Forensic Analysis provides a multidisciplinary reference for forensic scientists, analytical and nuclear chemists, and nuclear physicists in one convenient source. The authors focus particularly on the chemical, physical, and nuclear aspects associated with the...

    Published December 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. The Impact of Soil Erosion in the Upper Blue Nile on Downstream Reservoir Sedimentation

    By Yasir Salih Ahmed Ali

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Population growth in the Blue Nile Basin has led to fast land-use changes from forest to agricultural land, which resulted in speeding up the soil erosion processes producing highly negative impacts on the local soil fertility and agricultural productivity. The eroded sediment is transported...

    Published December 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Nanocomposites in Wastewater Treatment

    Edited by Ajay Kumar Mishra

    Nanocomposites have better adsorption capacity, selectivity, and stability than nanoparticles. Therefore, they find diversified applications in many areas. Recently, various methods for heavy metal detection from water have been extensively studied. The adsorption of various pollutants such as...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  4. Highway Engineering

    Pavements, Materials and Control of Quality

    By Athanassios Nikolaides

    An International Textbook, from A to Z Highway Engineering: Pavements, Materials and Control of Quality covers the basic principles of pavement management, highlights recent advancements, and details the latest industry standards and techniques in the global market. Utilizing the author’s more...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Highway Bridge Superstructure Engineering

    LRFD Approaches to Design and Analysis

    By Narendra Taly

    A How-To Guide for Bridge Engineers and Designers Highway Bridge Superstructure Engineering: LRFD Approaches to Design and Analysis provides a detailed discussion of traditional structural design perspectives, and serves as a state-of-the-art resource on the latest design and analysis of highway...

    Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd Edition

    By Robin Fell, Patrick MacGregor, David Stapledon, Graeme Bell, Mark Foster

    Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd edition provides a comprehensive text on the geotechnical and geological aspects of the investigations for and the design and construction of new dams and the review and assessment of existing dams. The main emphasis of this work is on embankment dams, but much...

    Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. City Logistics

    Mapping The Future

    Edited by Eiichi Taniguchi, Russell G. Thompson

    City Logistics: Mapping The Future examines the key concepts of city logistics along with the associated implementation issues, methodologies, and policy measures. Chronicling the growth of city logistics as a discipline and how planning and policy have improved practice over the last ten years, it...

    Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. 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...

    Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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...

    Published November 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Air Pollution and Freshwater Ecosystems

    Sampling, Analysis, and Quality Assurance

    By Timothy J Sullivan, Alan T. Herlihy, James R. Webb

    A practical book for professionals who rely on water quality data for decision making, this book is based on three decades experience of three highly published water and watershed resource professionals. It focuses on the analysis of air pollution sensitive waters and the consequent effects...

    Published November 19th 2014 by CRC Press