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New and Published Books

  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. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Advanced Materials for Clean Energy

    Edited by Qiang Xu (Kyo Jo), Tetsuhiko Kobayashi

    Research for clean energy is booming, driven by the rapid depletion of fossil fuels and growing environmental concerns as well as the increasing growth of mobile electronic devices. Consequently, various research fields have focused on the development of high-performance materials for alternative...

    Published April 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Organic Solar Cells

    Materials, Devices, Interfaces, and Modeling

    Edited by Qiquan Qiao

    Series: Devices, Circuits, and Systems

    Current energy consumption mainly depends on fossil fuels that are limited and can cause environmental issues such as greenhouse gas emissions and global warming. These factors have stimulated the search for alternate, clean, and renewable energy sources. Solar cells are some of the most promising...

    Published March 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Small-Scale Gas to Liquid Fuel Synthesis

    Edited by Nick Kanellopoulos

    It is estimated that a large fraction of natural gas reserves are found in locations from where transport is not economical. If these isolated natural gas reserves could be converted to synthetic fuels, they would generate around 250 billion barrels of synthetic oil—a quantity equal to one-third of...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Principles of Solar Engineering, Third Edition

    By D. Yogi Goswami

    An Engineering-Based Survey of Modern Solar Energy Concepts and Practical Applications Reflecting major developments in solar energy since the publication of the last edition, Principles of Solar Engineering, Third Edition follows the changes in energy policies that have led to the rapid growth of...

    Published February 20th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment

    By Heba Allah Essam E. Khalil, Essam E. Khalil

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of urbanism from the perspective of city dwellers’ quality of...

    Published February 12th 2015 by CRC Press