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Books – Construction + Real Estate

2024 | Book

Environmental Engineering for Ecosystem Restoration

Select Proceedings of IACESD 2023

This book presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IACESD 2023) hosted under the aegis of the Group of Twenty (G20) and Civil 20 (C20) at Jyothy …

Editors:
N. Vinod Chandra Menon, Sreevalsa Kolathayar, K. S. Sreekeshava

2024 | Book

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 …

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

2024 | Book

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 …

Editors:
Angelo Cervone, Henriette Bier, Advenit Makaya

2024 | Book

Sustainable Construction Resources in Geotechnical Engineering

Select Proceedings of CREST 2023

This book presents select proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Construction Resources for Environmentally Sustainable Technologies (CREST 2023), and focuses on sustainability, promotion of new ideas and innovations in design …

Editors:
Hemanta Hazarika, Stuart Kenneth Haigh, Babloo Chaudhary, Masanori Murai, Suman Manandhar

2024 | Book

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 …

Author:
Moritz Menge

2024 | Book

The Indonesian Economy and the Surrounding Regions in the 21st Century

Essays in Honor of Iwan Jaya Azis

This book broadens the reader’s knowledge of several important issues having to do with the economy of Indonesia and its surrounding regions, to which Professor Iwan Jaya Azis has made significant contributions in the last 40 years. The book is …

Editors:
Budy Prasetyo Resosudarmo, Yuri Mansury

2024 | Book

Graphic Horizons

Volume 3 - Graphics for Knowledge

This book reports on several advances in architectural graphics, with a special emphasis on education, research and heritage. It gathers a selection of contributions to the 20th International Congress of Architectural Graphic Expression, EGA 2024 …

Editors:
Luis Hermida González, João Pedro Xavier, Inés Pernas Alonso, Carlos Losada Pérez

2024 | Book

RC Structures Strengthened with FRP for Earthquake Resistance

This book covers the merits and demerits of advanced composite materials with regard to their applications for earthquake-resistant applications. The chapters in the book are divided into the following main topics: (a) the processing and …

Editors:
Shamsher Bahadur Singh, C. V. R. Murty

2024 | Book

Proceedings of the International Conference of Steel and Composite for Engineering Structures

ICSCES 2023

This volume provides the latest developments in the field of steel and composite for engineering applications, as presented at the International Conference on Steel and Composite for Engineering Structures (ICSCES), held in Lecce, Italy on …

Editors:
Brahim Benaissa, Roberto Capozucca, Samir Khatir, Gabriele Milani

2024 | Book

Graphic Horizons

Volume 1 - Graphics for Analysis and Thought

This book reports on several advances in architectural graphics, with a special emphasis on education, training, and research. It gathers a selection of contributions to the 20th International Congress of Architectural Graphic Expression, EGA …

Editors:
Luis Hermida González, João Pedro Xavier, Jose Pedro Sousa, Vicente López-Chao

2024 | Book

Sustainable Spaces in Arid and Semiarid Zones of Mexico

This book portrays interesting aspects of communities where livability, comfort, materials, and traditional construction procedures are part of the cultural context. The book is focused on the importance of incorporating environmental criteria and …

Editors:
Liliana Lizárraga-Mendiola, Carlos Alfredo Bigurra-Alzati, Gabriela A. Vázquez-Rodríguez

2024 | Book

Graphic Horizons

Volume 2 - Graphics for Education and Production

This book reports on several advances in architectural graphics, with a special emphasis on education, training, and architectural production. It gathers a selection of contributions to the 20th International Congress of Architectural Graphic …

Editors:
Luis Hermida González, João Pedro Xavier, Antonio Amado Lorenzo, Ángel J. Fernández-Álvarez

2024 | Book

Recent Advances in Structural Engineering

Select Proceedings of IACESD-2023

This book presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IACESD 2023) hosted under the aegis of the Group of Twenty (G20) and Civil 20(C20) at Jyothy …

Editors:
K. S. Sreekeshava, Sreevalsa Kolathayar, N. Vinod Chandra Menon

2024 | Book

Econometric Analysis of Regional Economy

This book provides readers with an analysis of econometric methods using statistical information to examine actual aspects of Japan's regional economy. Beginning with ways of ascertaining the economy of a region's production factors, the book …

Author:
Sachiyo Asahi

2024 | Book

Recent Advances in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Communities

Select Proceeding of IACESD 2023

This book presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IACESD 2023). The topics covered include geographic information systems (GIS) and building …

Editors:
N. Vinod Chandra Menon, Sreevalsa Kolathayar, Hugo Rodrigues, K. S. Sreekeshava

2024 | Book

Civil Engineering for Multi-Hazard Risk Reduction

Select Proceedings of IACESD 2023

This book presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IACESD 2023) hosted under the aegis of the Group of Twenty (G20) and Civil 20 (C20) at Jyothy …

Editors:
K. S. Sreekeshava, Sreevalsa Kolathayar, N. Vinod Chandra Menon

2024 | Book

8th EAI International Conference on Management of Manufacturing Systems

The book presents the proceedings of the 8th EAI International Conference on Management of Manufacturing Systems (MMS 2023), which took place October 24-26, 2023 in Bratislava, Slovakia. The conference covers the management of manufacturing …

Editors:
Lucia Knapčíková, Dragan Peraković

2024 | Book

Metakaolin-Based Geopolymers

Design, Mechanisms and Performance

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the design, mechanisms, and performance of metakaolin-based geopolymers (MKG), with a focus on uncovering the underlying mechanisms that differentiate MKG from ordinary Portland cement (OPC). Covering a …

Authors:
Dongming Yan, Shikun Chen, Yi Liu

2024 | Book

The Concept of Space and Spatial Planning

Quick Start for Architects and Civil Engineers

Space is an ambiguous and sometimes controversial term. Spatial planning is based on a delicate and changeable social balance, which is reflected in the legal basis (with German law code as example) and everyday implementation. In this essential …

Author:
Mario H. Kraus

2024 | Book

Towards a Carbon Neutral Future

The Proceedings of The 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Buildings and Structures

This book collects the contributions presented at the 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Buildings and Structures ICSBS2023 (Suzhou, China, 17-20 Aug 2023). This conference represents a effort of Design School of Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool …

Editors:
Konstantinos Papadikis, Cheng Zhang, Shu Tang, Engui Liu, Luigi Di Sarno