09 Apr 2020

Date: 2020


Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences: Select Proceedings of NOIEAS 2019 (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (979)) 

This book presents select peer-reviewed papers presented at the International Conference on Numerical Optimization in Engineering and Sciences (NOIEAS) 2019. The book covers a wide variety of numerical optimization techniques across all major engineering disciplines like mechanical, manufacturing, civil, electrical, chemical, computer, and electronics engineering….


Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Electrical and Information Technologies for Rail Transportation (EITRT) 2019: Novel Traction Drive … Notes in Electrical Engineering (638)) 

This book reflects the latest research trends, methods and experimental results in the field of electrical and information technologies for rail transportation, which covers abundant state-of-the-art research theories and ideas. As a vital field of research that is highly relevant to current developments in a…


Advances in Environmental Vibration and Transportation Geodynamics: Proceedings of ISEV 2018 (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering (66)) 

This volume presents papers from the 8th International Symposium on Environmental Vibration and Transportation Geodynamics (ISEV2018). It covers the latest advances in the areas of environmental vibrations, and its impact on dynamic vehicular loading, transportation infrastructures and the built environment. This volume will be of…

Business & Money

Ethics, Governance and Risk Management in Organizations (Accounting, Finance, Sustainability, Governance & Fraud: Theory and Application) 

This book brings together research works, ideas, critical reviews and strategic proposals encompassing various ethical and corporate governance issues in workplaces and organizations around the globe. For the most part, organizations are managed by policies, guidelines and systems. Good ethics and solid corporate governance help…


Mechanics of Bio-Sediment Transport 

The main focus of this book is the transport mechanics of sediment particles coated with microbial biofilm, which is called bio-sediment. The book also addresses the question of how to measure and simulate the considerable variation in the properties of natural sediment associated with microbial…


A Concise Semisynthesis of Hederagonic Acid: C–H Activation in Natural Product Synthesis (BestMasters) 

Christian Knittl-Frank reports on the development of a novel synthetic route to the naturally occurring polyhydroxylated oleanane, hederagonic acid. Polyhydroxylated oleananes are a vast family of naturally occurring triterpenoids with versatile biological activities. A low commercial availability combined with high prices make these molecules interesting…

Computer Science

Simulation Science: Second International Workshop, SimScience 2019, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, May 8-10, 2019, Revised Selected Papers (Communications in Computer and Information Science (1199)) 

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Simulation Science, held in Clausthal-Zellerfeld, in May 2019. The 12 full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 47 submissions. The papers are organized according to the following topics: optimization and distributed simulations;…

Computer Science

Persuasive Technology. Designing for Future Change: 15th International Conference on Persuasive Technology, PERSUASIVE 2020, Aalborg, Denmark, April … (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (12064)) 

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Persuasive Technology, PERSUASIVE 2020, held in Aalborg, Denmark, in April 2020. The 18 full papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 79 submissions. The papers are grouped in the…