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New and Published Books

  1. Biogenic Nanoparticles of Elemental Selenium

    Synthesis, Characterization and Relevance in Wastewater Treatment

    By Rohan Jain

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Selenium is an intriguing element as on one hand it is toxic and on the other hand it is a necessary micro-nutrient for humans. It is also a desirable element due to its unique properties and hence it is used in xerogrpahy, rectifiers, solar cells etc. The presence of selenium in agriculture,...

    Published July 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Multi-Stage Flash Desalination

    Modeling, Simulation, and Adaptive Control

    By Abraha Woldai

    Series: Engineering Systems and Sustainability

    Explore a Viable Resource for Desalination The world’s freshwater supplies are rapidly depleting and seawater is being positioned as a major feasible replacement in the search for a sustainable water source. Focused on large-scale multi-stage flash (MSF) seawater desalination plants, and based on...

    Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Wastewater and Shale Formation Development

    Risks, Mitigation, and Regulation

    Edited by Sheila Olmstead

    The number of tight oil and shale gas wells continues to rise primarily in the US, but also worldwide. The US has vast reserves of oil and natural gas, which now are commercially reachable as a result of advances in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing technologies. But as hydraulic...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Bioremediation of Wastewater

    Factors and Treatment

    Edited by Olga Sanchez

    The quantity and quality of waste generated and discharged into natural water bodies is a topic of serious concern. Consequently, there is a need for different strategies to address wastewater treatment and subsequent reuse, especially in arid and semi-arid areas where water shortages are the rule....

    Published June 18th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Green Building with Concrete

    Sustainable Design and Construction, Second Edition

    Edited by Gajanan M. Sabnis

    Illustrates the Global Relevance of Sustainability Applicable to roads, bridges, and other elements of the infrastructure, Green Building with Concrete: Sustainable Design and Construction, Second Edition provides an overview of all available information on the role of concrete in green building....

    Published June 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Materials for Energy, Efficiency and Sustainability

    TechConnect Briefs 2015

    Edited by NSTI

    Published June 8th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. The Biomass Assessment Handbook

    Energy for a sustainable environment, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle, Peter de Groot, Sarah L. Hemstock, Jeremy Woods

    The increasing importance of biomass as a renewable energy source has led to an acute need for reliable and detailed information on its assessment, consumption and supply. Responding to this need, and overcoming the lack of standardised measurement and accounting procedures, this best-selling...

    Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Green Process Engineering

    From Concepts to Industrial Applications

    Edited by Martine Poux, Patrick Cognet, Christophe Gourdon

    This book has been edited by Martine Poux, Patrick Cognet and Christophe Gourdon from the Laboratoire de Génie Chimique/ENSIACET, Toulouse. It presents an ensemble of methods and new chemical engineering routes that can be integrated in industrial processing for safer, more flexible, economical,...

    Published June 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  9. New Microbial Technologies for Advanced Biofuels

    Toward More Sustainable Production Methods

    Edited by Juan Carlos Serrano-Ruiz

    The world needs renewable and clean forms of energy. Biofuels offer an alternative to fossil fuels, but first-generation biofuels had many challenges to be overcome. One strategy that second-generation biofuels are employing is microbial technology. This compendium volume gathers together recent...

    Published June 1st 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Heat Pump Planning Handbook

    By Jürgen Bonin

    The Heat Pump Planning Handbook contains practical information and guidance on the design, planning and selection of heat pump systems, allowing engineers, designers, architects and construction specialists to compare a number of different systems and options. Including detailed descriptions of...

    Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge