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  1. Hydraulic Engineering

    Edited by Liquan Xie

    Hydraulic Engineering contains 56 technical papers from the 2012 SREE Conference on Hydraulic Engineering (CHE 2012, Hong Kong, 21-22 December 2012, including the second SREE Workshop on Environment and Safety, WESE 2012). The conference served as a major forum for researchers, engineers and...

    Published March 11th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Frontiers of Energy and Environmental Engineering

    Edited by Wen-Pei Sung, Jimmy C.M. Kao, Ran Chen

    Frontiers of Energy and Environmental Engineering brings together 192 peer-reviewed papers presented at the 2012 International Conference on Frontiers of Energy and Environment Engineering, held in Hong Kong, December 11-13, 2012. The aim of the conference was to provide a platform for researchers,...

    Published November 22nd 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Aerosols Handbook

    Measurement, Dosimetry, and Health Effects, Second Edition

    Edited by Lev S. Ruzer, Naomi H. Harley

    With the rapid growth of the nanotechnology industry, the need to understand the biological effects of aerosol exposure has become increasingly important. Featuring contributions by leading experts in the field, Aerosols Handbook: Measurement, Dosimetry, and Health Effects, Second Edition offers an...

    Published August 14th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Integrated Air Quality Management

    Asian Case Studies

    Edited by Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh

    The steady growth in the number of vehicles on the road, heavy reliance on coal, use of dirty fuels for residential combustion, and extensive open burning are some of the major factors leading to the progressive deterioration of air quality in developing countries in Asia. And despite efforts to...

    Published July 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Clean Energy, Climate and Carbon

    By Peter J. Cook

    With the general reader in mind, Clean Energy, Climate and Carbon outlines the global challenge of decreasing greenhouse gas emissions. It covers the changing concentration of atmospheric carbon dioxide through time and its causes, before considering the promise and the limitations of a wide range...

    Published March 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Hospital Airborne Infection Control

    By Wladyslaw Kowalski

    Although nosocomial, or hospital-acquired, infections have been well cataloged and are fairly well understood, traditional solutions have failed to completely eliminate the problem. Even the most modern hospitals find themselves stymied by the persistence of these pathogens in hospital wards and...

    Published December 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. Remediation Manual for Contaminated Sites

    By David L. Russell

    To ask the right question, one needs to have some idea of what the answer might be. So it is with remediation. There is no such thing as too much information when it comes to characterizing a site, as information can aid in selecting the best remediation options. Unfortunately, the collection of...

    Published October 5th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Remediation of Former Manufactured Gas Plants and Other Coal-Tar Sites

    By Allen W. Hatheway

    Winner of the 2013 Claire P. Holdredge Awardee for Remediation of Former Manufactured Gas Plants and Other Coal-Tar Sites. This award, first established in 1962 by the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists, is named in honor of Claire P. Holdredge, a founding member and...

    Published July 26th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Management of Indoor Air Quality

    Edited by Marzenna R. Dudzinska

    Due to changes in lifestyle, people spend more time indoors. This refers not only to the time spent at home and at office premises, but also in shopping malls, recreation centers and transport vehicles. Concentrations of many pollutants are higher indoors than they are outdoors. Consequently, the...

    Published June 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Indoor Air Quality

    The Latest Sampling and Analytical Methods, Second Edition

    By Kathleen Hess-Kosa

    In the new millennium, indoor air quality methodologies have expanded, evolved, and morphed. This book addresses the old and the new. The focus is shifting from a knee-jerk to a more proactive response. Although indoor air quality in older buildings will continue to present old challenges, new...

    Published May 23rd 2011 by CRC Press