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Books Construction + Real Estate

Books Construction + Real Estate

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Advances in Frontier Research on Engineering Structures

This is an open access book. This book focuses on the research of advanced structures and anti-seismic in civil engineering. It features the most cutting-edge research directions and achievements related to civil and structural engineering.

herausgegeben von:
Yang Yang

Open Access 2022 | Open Access | Buch

Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Civil Engineering

This open access book is a collection of accepted papers from the 8th International Conference on Civil Engineering (ICCE2021). Researchers and engineers have discussed and presented around three major topics, i.e., construction and structural …

herausgegeben von:
Guangliang Feng

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Buch

4th International Conference "Coordinating Engineering for Sustainability and Resilience" & Midterm Conference of CircularB “Implementation of Circular Economy in the Built Environment”

This open access book gathers the proceedings of the 4th International Conference “Coordinating Engineering for Sustainability and Resilience” (CESARE) & Midterm Conference of CircularB “Implementation of Circular Economy in the Built …

herausgegeben von:
Viorel Ungureanu, Luís Bragança, Charalambos Baniotopoulos, Khairedin M. Abdalla

2024 | Buch

Automotive Human-Machine Interaction (HMI) Evaluation Method

This book focuses on the evaluation methodology for automotive human-machine interaction (HMI), which aim to reduce driving distractions, lower operational loads, optimize user experience design, and enhance user value.

The book is divided into …

verfasst von:
Jun Ma, Zaiyan Gong

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Buch

Creating a Roadmap Towards Circularity in the Built Environment

This open access book summarizes the research being pursued as part of the COST Action CA21103 titled "Implementation of Circular Economy in the Built Environment" (Circular B), which aims to define the methodology to develop a common circularity …

herausgegeben von:
Luís Bragança, Meri Cvetkovska, Rand Askar, Viorel Ungureanu

Open Access 2022 | Open Access | Buch

Assessment of Energy-Efficient Building Details for Seismic Regions

This open access book presents a methodology for the assessment of structural building details, taking into account the contemporary guidelines for earthquake-resistant and energy-efficient buildings. A review of structural details for …

verfasst von:
Dr. Boris Azinović, Prof. Vojko Kilar, Prof. David Koren

Open Access 2021 | Open Access | Buch

Advances in Assessment and Modeling of Earthquake Loss

This open access book originates from an international workshop organized by Turkish Natural Catastrophe Insurance Pool (TCIP) in November 2019 that gathered renown researchers from academia, representatives of leading international reinsurance …

herausgegeben von:
Prof. Sinan Akkar, Prof. Alper Ilki, Dr. Caglar Goksu, Prof. Mustafa Erdik

2024 | Buch

Proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2022 Volume 1

Geotechnics: Learning, Evaluation, Analysis and Practice (GEOLEAP)

This book comprises the select proceedings of the Indian Geotechnical Conference (IGC) 2022. The contents focus on recent developments in geotechnical engineering for a sustainable world. The book covers behaviour of soils and soil–structure …

herausgegeben von:
Babu T. Jose, Dipak Kumar Sahoo, Eun Chul Shin, Deepankar Choudhury, Anil Joseph, Rahul R. Pai

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Buch

Decarbonize Urban Heating System

China Building Energy and Emission Yearbook 2023

This is an open access book.

The double-carbon target has been one of the main motivations and goals for China's social and economic development. The building sector is one of the most important sectors to achieve energy saving and emission …

verfasst von:
Building Energy Research Center of Tsinghua University

2024 | Buch

Biomimetics, Biodesign and Bionics

Technological Advances Toward Sustainable Development

Nature is a vast source of inspiration and information for the resolution of complex problems and can influence many varieties of design. Biomimetics, biodesign and bionics are three branches of interdisciplinary research merging biological and …

herausgegeben von:
Amilton José Vieira Arruda, Felipe Luis Palombini

2024 | Buch

Infrastructure and Built Environment for Sustainable and Resilient Societies

Proceedings of IBSR 2023

This book presents the select proceedings of the Annual Conference on "Infrastructure and Built Environment: Towards Sustainable and Resilient Societies" (IBSR 2023). It covers the latest research and technologies in the area of smart and …

herausgegeben von:
Arkopal Kishore Goswami, Bharath Haridas Aithal, Swati Maitra, Ankhi Banerjee

2024 | Buch

Applying Physical Ergonomics to Modern Ship Design

This book combines and summarizes the myriad rules, regulations, guidance, and guidelines that pertain to the human factor element of vessel design and marine operations. With a focus on physical ergonomics, the book is thoroughly researched and …

verfasst von:
Alexander Arnfinn Olsen

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Sliding Base Structures

Analysis and Design

This open access book is an efficient and economic approach for mitigating the seismic damage of low-rise buildings. This book presents various aspects of SB structures, including their fundamentals, dynamic analysis procedures, seismic response …

verfasst von:
Hong-Song Hu

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Strand Corrosion in Prestressed Concrete Structures

This is an open access book.

This book focuses on the durability problems of existing prestressed concrete (PC) structures caused by strand corrosion, clarifies the mechanical behavior of corroded prestressing strands, corrosion-induced cracking …

verfasst von:
Lei Wang

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Bond Failure Mechanism of Fully Grouted Rock Bolts

The purpose of writing this book is to provide the latest research findings in ground control techniques in mining engineering, especially the rock bolting techniques. Since rock bolts are widely used in mining engineering and civil engineering …

verfasst von:
Jianhang Chen, Yongliang Li, Junwen Zhang

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Rainfall Infiltration in Unsaturated Soil Slope Failure

This is an open access book. The aim of this book is to provide a thorough grounding in rainfall-induced landslides from three aspects: the coupling effect of hydraulic and mechanic; the analytical, numerical, and physical simulation methods, and …

verfasst von:
Lizhou Wu, Jianting Zhou

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Attachment Ventilation Theory

This open access book systematically summarizes the current research progress of attachment ventilation, covering vertical wall attachment, column attachment, and adaptive attachment ventilation. Attachment ventilation is a high-performance …

verfasst von:
Angui Li

Open Access 2022 | Open Access | Buch

Product Development within Artificial Intelligence, Ethics and Legal Risk

Exemplary for Safe Autonomous Vehicles

This open-access-book synthesizes a supportive developer checklist considering sustainable Team and agile Project Management in the challenge of Artificial Intelligence and limits of image recognition. The study bases on technical, ethical, and …

verfasst von:
Thomas Winkle

2024 | Buch

Geodesigning Our Future

Urban Development Dynamics in Israel

This book examines how map-based collaboration software can facilitate negotiations in areas undergoing contentious pressures for significant change. Based on case studies from Israel, it aims to introduce a useful model of planning implementation …

herausgegeben von:
Shlomit Flint Ashery

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Buch

Evolution of New Working Spaces

Changing Nature and Geographies

This open access book provides multidisciplinary perspectives on the changing dynamics of new working spaces, with insights from various European countries and observing critical theoretical approaches. Divided into two main parts, the first part …

herausgegeben von:
Ilaria Mariotti, Elisabete Tomaz, Grzegorz Micek, Carles Méndez-Ortega