30 Mar 2020

Tag: Energy Production & Extraction

Engineering

Wind Turbines: Theory and Practice 

In the multi-disciplinary field of wind energy, students and professionals can often be uncomfortable outside their own specialist areas. This essential textbook explains the key aspects of wind turbine technology and its application in a single readable text. Covering a broad range of multi-disciplinary topics,…

Engineering

Fundamentals of Aqueous Metallurgy 

This comprehensive technical reference provides an overview of aqueous metallurgy and its applications in mineral processing operations. The text presents the physicochemical principles of various water-based processes, including interfacial phenomena, hydrometallurgy, and metallurgical kinetics. Written as a text for college- and graduate-level instruction, the book…

Architecture

Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019): Volume III: Buildings and Energy (Environmental Science and Engineering) 

This book presents selected papers from the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019), with a focus on HVAC techniques for improving indoor environment quality and the energy efficiency of heating and cooling systems. Presenting inspiration for implementing more efficient and…

Architecture

Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019): Volume II: Heating, Ventilation, Air … (Environmental Science and Engineering) 

This book presents selected papers from the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019), with a focus on HVAC techniques for improving indoor environment quality and the energy efficiency of heating and cooling systems. Presenting inspiration for implementing more efficient and…

Engineering

Computational Granular Mechanics and Its Engineering Applications (Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering) 

This book systematically introduces readers to computational granular mechanics and its relative engineering applications. Part I describes the fundamentals, such as the generation of irregular particle shapes, contact models, macro-micro theory, DEM-FEM coupling, and solid-fluid coupling of granular materials. It also discusses the theory behind…

Earth Sciences

Fluid-Induced Seismicity 

The characterisation of fluid transport properties of rocks is one of the most important, yet difficult, challenges of reservoir geophysics, but is essential for optimal development of hydrocarbon and geothermal reservoirs. This book provides a quantitative introduction to the underlying physics, application, interpretation, and hazard…

Engineering

Theory and Simulation Methods for Electronic and Phononic Transport in Thermoelectric Materials (SpringerBriefs in Physics) 

This book introduces readers to state-of-the-art theoretical and simulation techniques for determining transport in complex band structure materials and nanostructured-geometry materials, linking the techniques developed by the electronic transport community to the materials science community. Starting from the semi-classical Boltzmann Transport Equation method for complex…

Engineering

The Physics of Polarized Targets 

Magnetic resonance is a field that has expanded to a range of disciplines and applications, both in basic research and in its applications, and polarized targets have played an important role in this growth. This volume covers the range of disciplines required for understanding polarized…

Architecture

Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019): Volume I: Indoor and Outdoor Environment (Environmental Science and Engineering) 

This book presents selected papers from the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019), with a focus on HVAC techniques for improving indoor environment quality and the energy efficiency of heating and cooling systems. Presenting inspiration for implementing more efficient and…