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  1. Post-Petroleum Design

    By George Elvin

    Despite the growing demand for design strategies to reduce our petroleum use, no one has yet brought together the lessons of the world’s leading post-petroleum designers into a single resource. Post-Petroleum Design brings them together for the first time. Readers will be introduced to the most...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Lithium-Ion Batteries

    Fundamentals and Applications

    Edited by Yuping Wu

    Series: Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion

    Lithium-Ion Batteries: Fundamentals and Applications offers a comprehensive treatment of the principles, background, design, production, and use of lithium-ion batteries. Based on a solid foundation of long-term research work, this authoritative monograph: Introduces the underlying theory and...

    Published April 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Micro & Nano-Engineering of Fuel Cells

    Edited by Dennis Y.C. Leung, Jin Xuan

    Series: Sustainable Energy Developments

    Fuel cells are clean and efficient energy conversion devices expected to be the next generation power source. During more than 17 decades of research and development, various types of fuel cells have been developed with a view to meet the different energy demands and application requirements....

    Published April 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Measurement and Detection of Radiation, Fourth Edition

    By Nicholas Tsoulfanidis, Sheldon Landsberger

    A Sound Introduction to Radiation Detection and Measurement for Newcomers to Nuclear Science and Engineering Since the publication of the bestselling third edition, there have been advances in the field of radiation detection, most notably in practical applications. Incorporating these important...

    Published April 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Wind Power Projects

    Theory and Practice

    By Tore Wizelius

    Wind power has developed rapidly in terms of the number of new wind power plants now installed in more than hundred countries around the world. This renewable energy source has become competitive, and to be able to combat climate change much more has to be installed in coming years. This also makes...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sodium Fast Reactors with Closed Fuel Cycle

    By Baldev Raj, P. Chellapandi, P.R. Vasudeva Rao

    Sodium Fast Reactors with Closed Fuel Cycle delivers a detailed discussion of an important technology that is being harnessed for commercial energy production in many parts of the world. Presenting the state of the art of sodium-cooled fast reactors with closed fuel cycles, this book: Offers...

    Published April 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

    Public science and private innovation

    By Albert N. Link, Alan C. O'Connor, Troy J. Scott

    Electric drive vehicles (EDVs) are seen on American roads in increasing numbers. Related to this market trend and critical for it to increase are improvements in battery technology. Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles examines in detail at the research support from the U.S. Department of...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Electrochemical Polymer Electrolyte Membranes

    Edited by Jianhua Fang, Jinli Qiao, David P. Wilkinson, Jiujun Zhang

    Series: Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion

    Electrochemical Polymer Electrolyte Membranes covers PEMs from fundamentals to applications, describing their structure, properties, characterization, synthesis, and use in electrochemical energy storage and solar energy conversion technologies. Featuring chapters authored by leading experts from...

    Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Performance-Based Fire Safety Design

    By Morgan J. Hurley, Eric R. Rosenbaum

    Master an Approach Based on Fire Safety Goals, Fire Scenarios, and the Assessment of Design Alternatives Performance-Based Fire Safety Design demonstrates how fire science can be used to solve fire protection problems in the built environment. It also provides an understanding of the...

    Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Power System SCADA and Smart Grids

    By Mini S. Thomas, John Douglas McDonald

    Power System SCADA and Smart Grids brings together in one concise volume the fundamentals and possible application functions of power system supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA). The text begins by providing an overview of SCADA systems, evolution, and use in power systems and the data...

    Published April 13th 2015 by CRC Press