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  • Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Geohazards Caused by Human Activity NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Arvin Farid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2802-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2801-4,
    150 pages, November, 2016
    This book is based on the contributions of several authors and attempts to describe the roles human activities play in causing geohazards either directly or indirectly through man-made climate change. The risk of these man-made geohazards and the ris ...
  • Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments
    Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments
    Edited by Maged Marghany
    ISBN 978-953-51-2549-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2548-8,
    436 pages, September, 2016
    The book ''Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments'' is a collection of a number of high-quality and comprehensive work on coastal and marine environment. This book has an Introductory Chapter, followed by 15 chapters. Chapters 2 and 3 ar ...
  • Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Edited by Pasquale Imperatore and Antonio Pepe
    ISBN 978-953-51-2627-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2626-3,
    258 pages, September, 2016
    The pervasive relevance of geospatial information and the development of emerging geospatial technologies offer new opportunity for bridging the gap between remote sensing scientific know-how and end users of products and services. Geospatial technol ...
  • River Basin Management
    River Basin Management
    Edited by Daniel Bucur
    ISBN 978-953-51-2605-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2604-1,
    312 pages, August, 2016
    Many of the challenges facing farmers and human communities from hydrographical basins are not new. But, due to the fact that the nature and extents of the problems vary from one region to another and from one basin to another, the responses are high ...
  • Desalination Updates
    Desalination Updates
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Research and Practices in Water Quality
    Edited by 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 ...