Engineering for Sustainability

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 May 2012
  • ISBN : 9780444538468
  • Page : 123 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Preface -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting up a design assignment -- 3. Structuring the sustainability context -- 4. Creating design solutions -- 5. Acquiring sustainable design competences.

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Engineering for Sustainability

Engineering for Sustainability
  • Author : Gerald Jonker,Jan Harmsen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-05-04
  • ISBN : 9780444538468
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Preface -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting up a design assignment -- 3. Structuring the sustainability context -- 4. Creating design solutions -- 5. Acquiring sustainable design competences.

Sustainable Engineering

Sustainable Engineering
  • Author : Krishna R. Reddy,Claudio Cameselle,Jeffrey A. Adams
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-04-22
  • ISBN : 9781119493945
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Comprehensively covers the definition, methodology, and current applications of the principles of sustainability and resiliency in every engineering discipline This book contains detailed information about sustainability and resiliency principles and applications in engineering practice, and provides information on how to use scientific tools for sustainability assessment that help engineers select the best alternative for each project or activity. Logically organized around the three pillars of sustainability—environment, economy, and society—it is a primary resource for students and professionals alike.

Sustainable Engineering

Sustainable Engineering
  • Author : Bhavik R. Bakshi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-13
  • ISBN : 9781108420457
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A multidisciplinary introduction to sustainable engineering exploring challenges and solutions through practical examples and exercises.

Urban Engineering for Sustainability

Urban Engineering for Sustainability
  • Author : Sybil Derrible
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03
  • ISBN : 9780262356756
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A textbook that introduces integrated, sustainable design of urban infrastructures, drawing on civil engineering, environmental engineering, urban planning, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and computer science. This textbook introduces urban infrastructure from an engineering perspective, with an emphasis on sustainability. Bringing together both fundamental principles and practical knowledge from civil engineering, environmental engineering, urban planning, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and computer science, the book transcends disciplinary boundaries by viewing urban infrastructures as integrated networks. The text devotes a chapter to each

Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers

Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers
  • Author : Toolseeram Ramjeawon
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-13
  • ISBN : 9781000026726
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Introduction to Sustainability for Engineers aims to incorporate sustainability into curricula for undergraduate engineering students. The book starts with an introduction to the concept of sustainability, outlining core principles for sustainable development to guide engineering practice and decision making, including key tools aimed at enabling, measuring and communicating sustainability. It also describes concepts as life cycle assessment, environmental economics, related institutional architecture and policy framework, business context of sustainability, and sustainable buildings and infrastructure. Appendices at the end of the

Sustainability Engineering

Sustainability Engineering
  • Author : Jeffery Perl
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-07-07
  • ISBN : 9783319324951
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This book explores sustainability engineering through the lens of the manufacturing and chemical process industries to elucidate the safe and economic implementation of process designs used to transform raw materials into useful finished products. The author applies the tenets of sustainability science to develop an engineering methodology that supports the perpetual availability of raw materials through recycling/reuse/repurposing, incorporates inexhaustible supplies, such as solar energy and municipal waste, and encompasses the husbandry of these resources in a manner that

Fundamentals of Sustainability in Civil Engineering

Fundamentals of Sustainability in Civil Engineering
  • Author : Andrew Braham,Sadie Casillas
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-20
  • ISBN : 9781000298727
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This book provides a foundation to understand the development of sustainability in civil engineering, and tools to address the three pillars of sustainability: economics, environment, and society. It includes case studies in the five major areas of civil engineering: environmental, structural, geotechnical, transportation, and construction management. This second edition is updated throughout and adds new chapters on construction engineering as well as an overview of the most common certification programs that revolve around environmental sustainability. Features: Updated throughout and adds

Engineering for Sustainability

Engineering for Sustainability
  • Author : Dennis F.X. Mathaisel,Joel M. Manary,Ned H. Criscimagna
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-17
  • ISBN : 9781466578937
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Sustainability and sustainable development have become popular goals. They have also become wide-ranging terms that can be applied to any entity or enterprise on a local or a global scale for long time periods. As enterprises and systems become more complex and development a support costs increase, the question remains: how does one engineer an ent

Engineering Sustainable Life on Earth

Engineering Sustainable Life on Earth
  • Author : John F. Coplin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-09-30
  • ISBN : 9781000437492
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Climate scientists have clarified the main causes of climate change, and the tight timescale within which humans must change behaviour, and implement effective solutions, wherever they are needed across the world. This book uncovers many of the powerful actions and uses them effectively to achieve sustainable human life, of improved quality, in a way that is affordable out of earned income for all humans, wherever they live. The ultimate solution to climate change lies not just in doing and consuming

Sustainable Engineering Practice

Sustainable Engineering Practice
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : ASCE Publications
  • Release Date : 2004
  • ISBN : 0784407509
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Sustainable Engineering Practice: An Introduction provides a broad, fundamental understanding of sustainability principles and their application to engineering work. It is intended to fill a need for a primer on sustainability that can be introduced early in an engineer's career: it brings together all the basic dimensions of the history, concepts, and applications of sustainable engineering; and through a variety of examples and references, inspires and encourages engineers to pursue and integrate sustainable engineering into their work on a life-long

Sustainable Environmental Engineering

Sustainable Environmental Engineering
  • Author : Walter Z. Tang,Mika Sillanpää
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01
  • ISBN : 9781119085584
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The important resource that explores the twelve design principles of sustainable environmental engineering Sustainable Environmental Engineering (SEE) is to research, design, and build Environmental Engineering Infrastructure System (EEIS) in harmony with nature using life cycle cost analysis and benefit analysis and life cycle assessment and to protect human health and environments at minimal cost. The foundations of the SEE are the twelve design principles (TDPs) with three specific rules for each principle. The TDPs attempt to transform how environmental engineering

Sustainability Science and Engineering

Sustainability Science and Engineering
  • Author : Martin A. A. Abraham
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-12-16
  • ISBN : 0080481272
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Sustainable development is commonly defined as "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Sustainability in engineering incorporates ethical and social issues into the design of products and processes that will be used to benefit society as a whole. Sustainability Science and Engineering, Volume 1: Defining Principles sets out a series of "Sustainable Engineering Principles" that will help engineers design products and services to meet societal needs with minimal

Sustainability in Engineering Design

Sustainability in Engineering Design
  • Author : Anthony Johnson,Andy Gibson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-11
  • ISBN : 9780124045910
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Designed for use in engineering design courses, and as a reference for industry professionals learning sustainable design concepts and practical methods, Sustainability in Engineering Design focuses on designers as the driving force behind sustainable products. This book introduces sustainability concepts and explains the application of sustainable methods to the engineering design process. The book also covers important design topics such as project and team management, client management, performance prediction, and the social and environmental effects of sustainable engineering design. These

Risk, Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Risk, Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Author : Thendiyath Roshni,Pijush Samui,Dieu Tien Bui,Dookie Kim,Rahman Khatibi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-03-22
  • ISBN : 9780323856997
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Risk, Reliability and Sustainable Remediation in the Field of Civil and Environmental Engineering illustrates the concepts of risk, reliability analysis, its estimation, and the decisions leading to sustainable development in the field of civil and environmental engineering. The book provides key ideas on risks in performance failure and structural failures of all processes involved in civil and environmental systems, evaluates reliability, and discusses the implications of measurable indicators of sustainability in important aspects of multitude of civil engineering projects. It

Sustainability in Engineering Design and Construction

Sustainability in Engineering Design and Construction
  • Author : J. K. Yates,Daniel Castro-Lacouture
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03
  • ISBN : 9781315359977
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Successfully Measure the Benefits of Green Design and Construction Sustainability in Engineering Design and Construction outlines the sustainable practices used in engineering design and construction operations for all types of engineering and construction projects. Aimed at ushering the engineering and construction industry into embracing sustainable practices and green construction techniques, this book addresses sustainability in engineering design and construction operations from a historical and global perspective, and delves into specific sustainability concepts and processes. The book explains the concepts of