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Books Mechanical + Engineering

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Buch

Interfacial Phenomena in Adhesion and Adhesive Bonding

This open access book reviews the recent research achievements of the investigation of interfacial phenomena in polymer/polymer and polymer/metal joint interfaces with the state-of-the-art analytical techniques not previously used in the field of …

herausgegeben von:
Shin Horiuchi, Nao Terasaki, Takayuki Miyamae

2024 | Buch

Biopolymers in the Textile Industry

Opportunities and Limitations

This book highlights the comprehensive overview of the current status and future potential of biopolymers in the textile industry, including the properties and performance of different types of biopolymers, the applications of biopolymers in …

herausgegeben von:
Shakeel Ahmed, Mohd Shabbir

2024 | Buch

Mathematical and Statistical Approaches for Anaerobic Digestion Feedstock Optimization

This book examines biomass mixture modeling and optimization.

The book discusses anaerobic digestion and related fermentative processes and explains their compositional dynamics. Early chapter examine macromolecules, elemental fractions, and their …

verfasst von:
Federico Moretta, Giulia Bozzano

2024 | Buch

Exploratory Potential Methods in Geothermal Power Generation

A Survey on Innovative Gravimetry and Magnetometry

The book provides the geoscientific context, that arises in gravimetric/magnetometric exploration. It essentially uses mathematics as a key technology for modeling issues on the basis of analysis and interpretation according to dense and precise …

verfasst von:
Willi Freeden, Helga Nutz

2024 | Buch

Advanced Chemical and Creep Modeling for Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete

This book presents the numerical results of the use of the chemical model to analyse the advancement of the reaction and the mechanical model to simulate creep and shrinkage phenomena in COMSOL Multiphysics®, as a way to reassess concrete …

verfasst von:
Fernando A. N. Silva, Rodrigo F. Roma, Mohamed K. Bourbatache, Mahfoud Tahlaiti, João M. P. Q. Delgado, António C. Azevedo

2024 | Buch

AI in Business: Opportunities and Limitations

Volume 1

This book is a comprehensive guide to understanding the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in improving business functions, as well as the limitations and challenges that come with its implementation. In this book, readers will learn about …

herausgegeben von:
Reem Khamis, Amina Buallay

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Manufacturing Driving Circular Economy

Proceedings of the 18th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing, October 5-7, 2022, Berlin

This is an open access book. It gathers the proceedings of the 18th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing, held on October 5-7, 2022, as a hybrid event, in/from Berlin, Germany. With a focus on manufacturing advances and practices driving …

herausgegeben von:
Holger Kohl, Günther Seliger, Franz Dietrich

Open Access 2023 | Open Access | Buch

Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing: The Human-Data-Technology Nexus

Proceedings of FAIM 2022, June 19–23, 2022, Detroit, Michigan, USA

This is an open access book. It gathers the first volume of the proceedings of the 31st edition of the International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, FAIM 2022, held on June 19 – 23, 2022, in Detroit, Michigan, USA.

herausgegeben von:
Kyoung-Yun Kim, Leslie Monplaisir, Jeremy Rickli

Open Access 2021 | Open Access | Buch

Uncertainty in Mechanical Engineering

Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Uncertainty in Mechanical Engineering (ICUME 2021), June 7–8, 2021

This open access book reports on methods and technologies to describe, evaluate and control uncertainty in mechanical engineering applications. It brings together contributions by engineers, mathematicians and legal experts, offering a …

herausgegeben von:
Prof. Dr. Peter F. Pelz, Prof. Dr. Peter Groche

Open Access 2021 | Open Access | Buch

Advances on Mechanics, Design Engineering and Manufacturing III

Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Mechanics, Design Engineering & Advanced Manufacturing, JCM 2020, June 2-4, 2020

This open access book gathers contributions presented at the International Joint Conference on Mechanics, Design Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing (JCM 2020), held as a web conference on June 2–4, 2020. It reports on cutting-edge topics in …

herausgegeben von:
Lionel Roucoules, Manuel Paredes, Benoit Eynard, Dr. Paz Morer Camo, Prof. Caterina Rizzi

Open Access 2021 | Open Access | Buch

Designing Sustainability for All

The Design of Sustainable Product-Service Systems Applied to Distributed Economies

This open access book introduces design for Sustainable Product-Service Systems (S.PSS) and for Sustainable Distributed Economies (S.DE). These are introduced as technical and operative tools for the development of a new generation of designers …

herausgegeben von:
Prof. Carlo Vezzoli, Brenda Garcia Parra, Dr. Cindy Kohtala

2024 | Buch

The Chairs for Women in Science and Engineering Program

Thirty Years of Action Across Canada, from 1989 to 2021

This book describes the origins and evolution of Canada’s 30-year Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Chairs for Women in Science and Engineering Program. The book starts literally with a bang, right as Montreal and all of Canada …

verfasst von:
Caroline D'Amours, Hannah Young, Catherine Mavriplis

2024 | Buch

Adaptive On- and Off-Earth Environments

This volume investigates the challenges and opportunities for designing, manufacturing and operating off-Earth infrastructures in order to establish adaptive human habitats. The adaptive aspects are considered with respect to the development of …

herausgegeben von:
Angelo Cervone, Henriette Bier, Advenit Makaya

2024 | Buch

Ultrafine-Grained Materials

This book summarizes and provides a detailed overview of the enhanced mechanical and functional properties of bulk nanostructured metallic materials with respect to their potential applications. These applications include nanostructured Ti-based materials in bio-medical engineering, Al alloys and Cu in electrical engineering and nanostructured steels in construction engineering. 

verfasst von:
Ruslan Z. Valiev, Igor V. Alexandrov, Megumi Kawasaki, Terence G. Langdon

2024 | Buch

Advances in River Corridor Research and Applications

Select Proceedings of RCRM 2023

This book presents the select proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on River Corridor Research and Management (RCRM 2023). It describes various topics on fluvio-hydro-ecological processes of river systems. The topics covered include …

herausgegeben von:
Vinay Chembolu, Subashisa Dutta

2024 | Buch

Harnessing Microbial Potential for Multifarious Applications

This book discusses the current state of strategies that utilize the ability of microbes to remediate waste sources, such as wastewater streams and mine tails, and provide environmentally friendly options to mitigate soil and water pollution …

herausgegeben von:
Kiran Bala, Tonmoy Ghosh, Vivek Kumar, Pritam Sangwan

2024 | Buch

Proceedings of Italian Concrete Conference 2022

This book gathers the best peer-reviewed papers presented at the Italian Concrete Conference, held in Naples, Italy, on October 12-15, 2022. The conference topics encompass the aspects of design, execution, rehabilitation, and control of concrete …

herausgegeben von:
Maria Antonietta Aiello, Antonio Bilotta

2024 | Buch

Building Bridges Starts in the Mind

Engineering - More than Technical Solutions

Being a civil engineer is a fulfilling profession. Civil engineers design sustainable infrastructure. We build houses, roads, bridges, tunnels, cultural centres, towers and much more. We often bring all our engineering skills to bear to achieve …

verfasst von:
Moritz Menge

Open Access 2022 | Open Access | Buch

A Guide to Additive Manufacturing

This open access book gives both a theoretical and practical overview of several important aspects of additive manufacturing (AM). It is written in an educative style to enable the reader to understand and apply the material. It begins with an …

herausgegeben von:
Damir Godec, Joamin Gonzalez-Gutierrez, Axel Nordin, Eujin Pei, Julia Ureña Alcázar

2024 | Buch

Analytical and Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Fluid Flow Problems in Porous Media

This book investigates in detail the mathematical methods and computation methods in efficient solution of some open nonlinear seepage flow problems involved in engineering problems. Developed engineering technologies and some relevant practical …

verfasst von:
Wenchao Liu, Jun Yao, Weiyao Zhu