10 Aug 2020

Date: 2020

Business & Money

Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management: Volume 1 (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing) 

This book gathers the proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management (ICMSEM 2019), which was held at Brock University, Ontario, Canada on August 5–8, 2019. Exploring the latest ideas and pioneering research achievements in management science and engineering management, the…

Americas

Dark Tourism in the American West 

This edited collection expands scholarly and popular conversations about dark tourism in the American West. The phenomenon of dark tourism―traveling to sites of death, suffering, and disaster for entertainment or educational purposes―has been described and, on occasion, criticized for transforming misfortune and catastrophe into commodity….

Anthropology

Human-Animal Relationships in San and Hunter-Gatherer Cosmology, Volume I: Therianthropes and Transformation 

Exploring a hitherto unexamined aspect of San cosmology, Mathias Guenther’s two volumes on human-animal relations in San cosmology link “new Animism” with Khoisan Studies, providing valuable insights for Khoisan Studies and San culture, but also for anthropological theory, relational ontology, folklorists, historians, literary critics and…

Business & Money

Mapping and Spatial Analysis of Socio-economic and Environmental Indicators for Sustainable Development: Case Studies from North Africa (Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation) 

This book presents most recent research studies on mapping and spatial analysis of socio-economic and environmental indicators used by various national and international contributors to regional development projects. It gathers the best contributions to the 1st International Conference on Mapping and Spatial Analysis of Socio-Economic…

Business & Money

World Congress on Engineering and Technology; Innovation and its Sustainability 2018 (EAI/Springer Innovations in Communication and Computing) 

The book presents the proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering and Technology, Innovation and its Sustainability (WCETIS 2018), which took place on November 28-29, 2018 in Manila, Philippines. The conference featured the following tracks: Industrial Engineering and Healthcare, Sustainable Infrastructure; Water Resources Planning and…

Engineering

Electric Fields, Additives and Simultaneous Heat and Mass Transfer in Heat Transfer Enhancement (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology) 

This Brief deals with electrode design and placement, enhancement of both liquid and gas flow, vapor space condensation, in-tube condensation, falling film evaporation, correlations. It further provides a fundamental understanding of boiling and condensation, pool boiling, critical heat flux, convective vaporization, additives for single-phase liquids…

Engineering

Heat Transfer Enhancement in Externally Finned Tubes and Internally Finned Tubes and Annuli (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology) 

This Brief deals with externally finned tubes, their geometric parameters, Reynolds number, dimensionless variables, friction factor, plain plate fins on round tubes, the effect of fin spacing, correlations, pain individually finned tubes, circular fins with staggered tubes, low integral fin tubes, wavy fin, enhanced plate…