Engineering for Sustainability

Written By Gerald Jonker
Engineering for Sustainability
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 June 2021
  • ISBN : 0444538461
  • Pages : 110 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Engineering for Sustainability written by Gerald Jonker which was release on 18 June 2021, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Preface -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting up a design assignment -- 3. Structuring the sustainability context -- 4. Creating design solutions -- 5. Acquiring sustainable design competences.

Engineering for Sustainability

Engineering for Sustainability
  • Author : Gerald Jonker,Jan Harmsen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 110
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : Preface -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting up a design assignment -- 3. Structuring the sustainability context -- 4. Creating design solutions -- 5. Acquiring sustainable design competences....

Sustainability Science and Engineering

Sustainability Science and Engineering
  • Author : Martin A. Abraham
  • Publisher : Elsevier Science Limited
  • Release Date : 2006-01
  • Total pages : 518
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : Sets out a series of "Sustainable Engineering Principles" that help engineers design products and services to meet societal needs with minimal impact on the global ecosystem. Demonstrating opportunities for sustainable engineering, this book provides an insight into applying these principles. It is useful for technical and non-technical readers....

Urban Engineering for Sustainability

Urban Engineering for Sustainability
  • Author : Sybil Derrible
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03
  • Total pages : 656
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : 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, ...

Sustainability in Engineering Design

Sustainability in Engineering Design
  • Author : Anthony Johnson,Andy Gibson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 419
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : "Sustainability in engineering design focusses on designers as the driving force behind sustainable products. To encourage these designers, the 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 the measurement of sustainability, intellectual property ...

Engineering for Sustainable Human Development

Engineering for Sustainable Human Development
  • Author : Bernard Amadei
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-08-01
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : The challenge of improving the daily lives of people in developing communities calls for a new generation of global engineers who can operate in environments vastly different from those in the developed world. Engineers must become creative and innovative as they contend with uncertainty, complexity, and constraints in unfamiliar cultural ...

Sustainable Engineering

Sustainable Engineering
  • Author : Krishna R. Reddy,Claudio Cameselle,Jeffrey A. Adams
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : 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 ...

Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists

Environmental Sustainability for Engineers and Applied Scientists
  • Author : Greg Peters,Magdalena Svanström
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-28
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : This textbook presents key theoretical approaches to understanding issues of sustainability and environmental management, perfectly bridging the gap between engineering and environmental science. It begins with the fundamentals of environmental modelling and toxicology, which are then used to discuss qualitative and quantitative risk assessment methods, and environmental assessments of product ...

Sustainable Engineering

Sustainable Engineering
  • Author : Bhavik R. Bakshi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-13
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : A multidisciplinary introduction to sustainable engineering exploring challenges and solutions through practical examples and exercises....

Sustainable Engineering Products and Manufacturing Technologies

Sustainable Engineering Products and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Author : Kaushik Kumar,Divya Zindani,J. Paulo Davim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-17
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : Sustainable Engineering Products and Manufacturing Technologies provides the reader with a detailed look at the latest research into technologies that reduce the environmental impacts of manufacturing. All points where engineering decisions can influence the environmental sustainability of a product are examined, including the sourcing of non-toxic, sustainable raw materials, how ...

Sustainable Engineering

Sustainable Engineering
  • Author : Arvind Kumar Agnihotri,Krishna Reddy,Ajay Bansal
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-04-05
  • Total pages : 388
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : This volume contains selected papers presented during the International Conference on Environmental Geotechnology, Recycled Waste Material and Sustainable Engineering (EGRWSE-2018). The multidisciplinary articles in this volume discuss environment-friendly technologies and the application of 'smart' solutions and initiatives to improve infrastructure and services, with a strong emphasis on sustainability and conservation ...

Sustainable Development for Engineers

Sustainable Development for Engineers
  • Author : Karel Mulder
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-08
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : It is crucial that engineers – from students to those already practising – have a deep understanding of the environmental threats facing the world, if they are to become part of the solution and not the problem. Is there a way to reconcile modern lifestyles with the compelling need for change? Could ...

Trends in Civil Engineering and Challenges for Sustainability

Trends in Civil Engineering and Challenges for Sustainability
  • Author : M. C. Narasimhan,Varghese George,G. Udayakumar,Anil Kumar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-09-28
  • Total pages : 880
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : This book comprises selected papers from the International Conference on Civil Engineering Trends and Challenges for Sustainability (CTCS) 2019. The book presents latest research in several areas of civil engineering such as construction and structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, environmental engineering and sustainability, and geographical information systems. With a special emphasis on ...

Sustainability in Civil Engineering

Sustainability in Civil Engineering
  • Author : Jan Seidel
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2007-07-04
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : Research Paper (undergraduate) from the year 2006 in the subject Engineering - Civil Engineering, grade: A, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh (School of Build Environment), course: Sustainablilty in Civil Engineering, 39 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: The term sustainability is deemed to be a model for sustainable development for the humanity. Especially ...

Engineering for Sustainable Development and Living

Engineering for Sustainable Development and Living
  • Author : Jacqueline A. Stagner,David S-K Ting
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : "What can we do to preserve a future for the next generation to cherish? A potent answer is to exercise good stewardship in realizing more sustainable living and development. This volume brings together experts from around the world to disseminate the latest knowledge and research toward this end, i.e., ...

Engineering Education for Sustainability

Engineering Education for Sustainability
  • Author : Joao Paulo Davim
  • Publisher : River Publishers Management Sc
  • Release Date : 2020-02-03
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0444538461
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Summary : Understood to be a key issue in modern society, sustainability is characterized by its three essential pillars, namely: the environment, society and the economy. Education plays an important role in how people understand and accept sustainability. The integration of sustainability in engineering education is a relatively new phenomenon, and presenting ...