Environmental Sciences

  • Current Air Quality Issues
    Current Air Quality Issues
    Editor Farhad Nejadkoorki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2180-0
    654 pages, October, 2015
    Air pollution is thus far one of the key environmental issues in urban areas. Comprehensive air quality plans are required to manage air pollution for a particular area. Consequently, air should be continuously sampled, monitored, and modeled to exam ...
  • Emerging Pollutants in the Environment - Current and Further Implications
    Emerging Pollutants in the Environment - Current and Further Implications
    Editor Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2160-2
    238 pages, September, 2015
    This edited book, Emerging Pollutants in the Environment Current and Further Implications, includes overviews by significant researchers on the topic of emerging pollutants toxicology, which covers the hazardous effects of common emerging xenobiotic ...
  • Molecular Approaches to Genetic Diversity
    Molecular Approaches to Genetic Diversity
    Editor Mahmut Caliskan, Guul Cevahir Oz, I. Halil Kavakli and Birguul Ozcan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2042-1
    218 pages, April, 2015
    In the last 50 years, combinations of conventional and molecular methods have made the genetic diversity a widespread science. Moreover, the issue of conserving genetic diversity as a component of the conservation of the environment has been raised a ...
  • Storage Stability of Fuels
    Storage Stability of Fuels
    Editor Krzysztof Biernat
    ISBN 978-953-51-1734-6
    276 pages, February, 2015
    This book presents an analysis of the results of studies of motor fuels ageing, conducted in laboratory and model conditions, in terms of building a system operating on-line, allowing continuous assessment of the operational usability of gasoline and ...
  • Biodiversity - The Dynamic Balance of the Planet
    Biodiversity - The Dynamic Balance of the Planet
    Editor Oscar Grillo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1315-7
    378 pages, May, 2014
    The current world biodiversity consists of an inestimable amount of living forms, that at all levels, from genes to biomes, from individuals to populations, from species to communities, are in constant pursuit of the best strategies to react to the n ...
  • Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination
    Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination
    Editor Maria C. Hernandez-Soriano
    ISBN 978-953-51-1235-8
    918 pages, March, 2014
    Soil is an irreplaceable resource that sustains life on the planet, challenged by food and energy demands of an increasing population. Therefore, soil contamination constitutes a critical issue to be addressed if we are to secure the life quality of ...
  • Advances in Landscape Architecture
    Advances in Landscape Architecture
    Editor Murat Özyavuz
    ISBN 978-953-51-1167-2
    938 pages, July, 2013
    Landscape architecture is the design of outdoor and public spaces to achieve environmental, socio-behavioral, and/or aesthetic outcomes. It involves the systematic investigation of existing social, ecological, and geological conditions and processes ...
  • Environmental Change and Sustainability
    Environmental Change and Sustainability
    Editor Steven Silvern and Stephen Young
    ISBN 978-953-51-1094-1
    312 pages, May, 2013
    Environments around the globe are undergoing human-induced change. Human population growth, rapid urbanization, expanding global economy, and the diffusion of western consumer lifestyles are placing increasing pressure on natural and social systems. ...