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  • Desalination Updates
    Desalination Updates
    Editor Robert Y. Ning
    ISBN 978-953-51-2189-3
    310 pages, October, 2015
    Desalination Update illustrates the growing research and development activities in the field of desalination of water. The chapters in this book also show the close link in the supply of water and supply of power. Power is needed to desalinate water, ...
  • Wastewater Treatment Engineering
    Wastewater Treatment Engineering
    Editor Mohamed Samer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2179-4
    210 pages, October, 2015
    This book provides useful information about bioremediation, phytoremediation, and mycoremediation of wastewater and some aspects of the chemical wastewater treatment processes, including ion exchange, neutralization, adsorption, and disinfection. Add ...
  • Biofuels - Status and Perspective
    Biofuels - Status and Perspective
    Editor Krzysztof Biernat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2177-0
    580 pages, September, 2015
    The edited volume presents the progress of first and second generation biofuel production technology in selected countries. Possibility of producing alternative fuels containing biocomponents and selected research methods of biofuels exploitation cha ...
  • Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Advances in Bioremediation of Wastewater and Polluted Soil
    Editor Naofumi Shiomi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2165-7
    282 pages, September, 2015
    The pollution of soil and groundwater by heavy metals and other chemicals is becoming a serious issue in many countries. However, the current bioremediation processes do not often achieve sufficient remediation, and more effective processes are desir ...
  • Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Editor Teang Shui Lee
    ISBN 978-953-51-2163-3
    270 pages, September, 2015
    Water quality refers to the chemical, physical, biological, and radiological characteristics of water. It is a measure of the condition of water for the purposes intended for. It is most frequently used by reference to a set of standards against whic ...
  • Recycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly Techniques
    Recycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly Techniques
    Editor Dimitris S. Achilias
    ISBN 978-953-51-2142-8
    124 pages, July, 2015
    Reducing the amount of solid wastes in landfills is one of the main targets in nowadays wastes treatment. To this direction, there is a great need in finding of smart recycling techniques which should, as is possible, to be environmentally friendly. ...
  • Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures
    Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures
    Editor Abbas Moustafa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2039-1
    408 pages, May, 2015
    The book Earthquake Engineering - From Engineering Seismology to Optimal Seismic Design of Engineering Structures contains fifteen chapters written by researchers and experts in the fields of earthquake and structural engineering. This book provides ...
  • CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    CO2 Sequestration and Valorization
    Editor Claudia do Rosario Vaz Morgado and Victor Paulo Pecanha Esteves
    ISBN 978-953-51-1225-9
    470 pages, March, 2014
    The reconciliation of economic development, social justice and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions is one of the biggest political challenges of the moment. Strategies for mitigating CO2 emissions on a large scale using sequestration, storage and c ...