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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 new and published books in the subject of Environmental Physics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Science, Society and the Environment

    Applying Anthropology and Physics to Sustainability

    By Michael R. Dove, Daniel M. Kammen

    In an era when pressing environmental problems make collaboration across the divide between sciences and arts and humanities essential, this book presents the results of a collaborative analysis by an anthropologist and a physicist of four key junctures between science, society, and environment....

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Organic Solar Cells

    Fundamentals, Devices, and Upscaling

    Edited by Barry P. Rand, Henning Richter

    Organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells have the potential to make a significant contribution to the increasing energy needs of the future. In this book, 15 chapters written by selected experts explore the required characteristics of components present in an OPV device, such as transparent electrodes,...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  3. Sun Above the Horizon

    Meteoric Rise of the Solar Industry

    By Peter F. Varadi

    Series: Pan Stanford Series on Renewable Energy

    The meteoric rise of the photovoltaic (PV) industry is an incredible story. In 2013, Google’s investments in PV systems totaled about half a billion dollars and Warren Buffet, one of the famous investors, invested $2.5 billion in the world’s largest PV system in California. These gigantic...

    Published May 27th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  4. Sun Above the Horizon

    Meteoric Rise of the Solar Industry

    By Peter F. Varadi

    The meteoric rise of the photovoltaic (PV) industry is an incredible story. In 2013, Google’s investments in PV systems totaled about half a billion dollars and Warren Buffet, one of the famous investors, invested $2.5 billion in the world’s largest PV system in California. These gigantic...

    Published May 23rd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  5. Renewable Energy

    A First Course

    By Robert Ehrlich

    Renewable energy has great significance for the world’s future, given the environmental issues related to energy generation and energy’s importance in our society. Making wise energy choices is not easy, however. It involves balanced consideration of economic, environmental, technical, political,...

    Published March 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Volume One

    Overview and Fundamentals

    Edited by Harindra Joseph Fernando

    With major implications for applied physics, engineering, and the natural and social sciences, the rapidly growing area of environmental fluid dynamics focuses on the interactions of human activities, environment, and fluid motion. A landmark for the field, the two-volume Handbook of Environmental...

    Published December 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Volume Two

    Systems, Pollution, Modeling, and Measurements

    Edited by Harindra Joseph Fernando

    With major implications for applied physics, engineering, and the natural and social sciences, the rapidly growing area of environmental fluid dynamics focuses on the interactions of human activities, environment, and fluid motion. A landmark for the field, the two-volume Handbook of Environmental...

    Published December 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Hydrogen Storage Technology

    Materials and Applications

    Edited by Lennie Klebanoff

    Zero-carbon, hydrogen-based power technology offers the most promising long-term solution for a secure and sustainable energy infrastructure. With contributions from the world’s leading technical experts in the field, Hydrogen Storage Technology: Materials and Applications presents a broad yet...

    Published December 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Two-Volume Set

    Edited by Harindra Joseph Fernando

    With major implications for applied physics, engineering, and the natural and social sciences, the rapidly growing area of environmental fluid dynamics focuses on the interactions of human activities, environment, and fluid motion. A landmark for the field, this two-volume Handbook of Environmental...

    Published December 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Green Nanotechnology

    Solutions for Sustainability and Energy in the Built Environment

    By Geoffrey B. Smith, Claes-Goran S. Granqvist

    A first step in developing a clean and sustainable future is to think differently about everyday products, in particular how they influence energy use. Green Nanotechnology: Solutions for Sustainability and Energy in the Built Environment explores the science and technology of tiny structures that...

    Published September 29th 2010 by CRC Press