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2024 | Book

Developments and Applications of Geomatics

Proceedings of DEVA 2022

This volume presents the selected papers from the International virtual conference on Developments and Applications of Geomatics. It covers a wide range of topics of GIS applications such as agricultural studies, climate change monitoring and …

Editors:
Shashi Mesapam, Anurag Ohri, Venkataramana Sridhar, Nitin Kumar Tripathi

2024 | Book

Particle Packing Method for Recycled Aggregate Concrete

This book highlights the use of commercially available recycled aggregate concrete (RAC) extracted from multiple construction and demolition sites, considering it as a viable alternative to conventional aggregate. It further describes the advanced …

Authors:
Subhasis Pradhan, Shailendra Kumar, Sudhirkumar V. Barai

2024 | Book

Innovation in Urban and Regional Planning

Proceedings of INPUT 2023 - Volume 2

This book gathers the proceedings of the INPUT2023 Conference on ‘Innovation in Urban and Regional Planning.’ The 12th International Conference INPUT was held at the University of L'Aquila, Italy, on September 6–8, 2023, and brought together …

Editors:
Alessandro Marucci, Francesco Zullo, Lorena Fiorini, Lucia Saganeiti

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Book

Model Tests and Numerical Simulations of Liquefaction and Lateral Spreading II

LEAP-ASIA-2019

This open access book presents work collected through the Liquefaction Experiments and Analysis Projects (LEAP) in 2019 (LEAP-ASIA-2019) following the LEAP-UCD-2017 whose results have been published as a first volume. In addition to the research …

Editors:
Tetsuo Tobita, Koji Ichii, Kyohei Ueda

2024 | Book

Creativity in the Age of Digital Reproduction

xArch Symposium

Inspired by this symposium we would like to rethink and provide an insight about the use of new technologies in architecture and design. The consideration spans over (but not limited to) computational design, virtual experience, digital …

Editors:
Giancarlo Di Marco, Davide Lombardi, Mia Tedjosaputro

2024 | Book

City Information Modelling

This is the first book focused on City Information Modelling (CIM) that puts together a collection of recent studies related to concepts and trends in CIM, application and digitization processes/methods, and frameworks and practices of CIM. This …

Editors:
Ali Cheshmehzangi, Michael Batty, Zaheer Allam, David S. Jones

2024 | Book

Sustainable Built Environment

Select Proceedings of ICSBE 2023

This book presents the select proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment (ICSBE 2023). It discusses the issues of sustainability and resilience in all types of building projects, construction projects, operational …

Editors:
Deepak Bajaj, Thayaparan Gajendran, Sanjay Patil

2023 | Book

Building Services and Energy Efficient Buildings

The completely revised basic work presents itself at the state of the art. The numerous explanations on sustainable building systems are brought together in the new chapter "Energy Concepts". The technical content is condensed according to the …

Author:
Dirk Bohne

2024 | Book

Scale Formation in Heat Exchangers

This book brings together a wide range of current research to create a holistic understanding of fouling. It draws upon practical and laboratory experiences spanning many years. While offering an overview of various fouling types, the book's …

Authors:
Mohammad Varnaseri, Seyed Mohsen Peyghambarzadeh

2023 | Book

Proceedings of the 2022 International Conference on Green Building, Civil Engineering and Smart City

This book of the conference proceedings focuses on innovative design, technology and methods in the fields of building, civil engineering and smart city. It contains a large number of detailed design, construction and performance analysis charts …

Editors:
Wei Guo, Kai Qian

Open Access 2018 | Open Access | Book

New Vision 2050

A Platinum Society

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.

This book presents the "New Vision 2050," which adds the concept of the “platinum society” to the “Vision 2050”.

The 20th century was a century in which energy led the development of material …

Authors:
Dr. Hiroshi Komiyama, Dr. Koichi Yamada

2024 | Book

Long-Term Structural Health Monitoring by Remote Sensing and Advanced Machine Learning

A Practical Strategy via Structural Displacements from Synthetic Aperture Radar Images

This book offers an in-depth investigation into the complexities of long-term structural health monitoring (SHM) in civil structures, specifically focusing on the challenges posed by small data and environmental and operational changes (EOCs).

Authors:
Alireza Entezami, Bahareh Behkamal, Carlo De Michele

2024 | Book

Advances in Asset Management: Strategies, Technologies, and Industry Applications

This book discusses asset life-cycle management, especially, human dimensions on the management of infrastructure and industry-sector assets.

The book explores advances decision support systems based on the applications of Fourth Industrial …

Editors:
Adolfo Crespo Márquez, Turuna S. Seecharan, Georges Abdul-Nour, Joe Amadi-Echendu

2024 | Book

Sustainable Approaches and Business Challenges in Times of Crisis

3rd International Conference on Modern Trends in Business, Hospitality and Tourism, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, May 4-6, 2023

This book discusses current trends, challenges, and opportunities in the fields of business, hospitality, and tourism, particularly in Eastern Europe. Featuring selected papers presented at the second annual Modern Trends in Business Hospitality …

Editors:
Adina Letiția Negrușa, Monica Maria Coroş

2024 | Book

Building-Construction Design - From Principle to Detail

Volume 1 – Fundamentals

Construction is the means by which designing architects and engineers transform

a design idea into built reality. It is from this perspective that the subject of

'building construction design' is dealt with by the architect José Luis Moro in

three …

Author:
José Luis Moro

2024 | Book

Recent Research on Geotechnical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Geophysics and Earthquake Seismology

Proceedings of the 2nd MedGU, Marrakesh 2022 (Volume 3)

This book is based on the accepted papers for presentation at the 2nd MedGU Annual Meeting, Marrakesh 2022. With five parts spanning a large spectrum of geological and geophysical topics, this book presents a series of newest research studies that …

Editors:
Mourad Bezzeghoud, Zeynal Abiddin Ergüler, Jesús Rodrigo-Comino, Mahesh Kumar Jat, Roohollah Kalatehjari, Deepak Singh Bisht, Arkoprovo Biswas, Helder I. Chaminé, Afroz Ahmad Shah, Ahmed E. Radwan, Jasper Knight, Dionysia Panagoulia, Amjad Kallel, Veysel Turan, Haroun Chenchouni, Attila Ciner, Matteo Gentilucci

2024 | Book

A Tale of Three Cities

Urban Governance of Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore During COVID-19

The proposed book presents the cutting-edge research on the urban development of three cities: Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore. By comparing their responses to the COVID-19 pandemic from an international political economic perspective, this …

Author:
Edmund Li Sheng

2024 | Book

Smart & Sustainable Infrastructure: Building a Greener Tomorrow

Proceedings of the 1st Interdisciplinary Symposium on Smart & Sustainable Infrastructure (ISSSI 2023)

This book gathers peer-reviewed contributions presented at the 1st Interdisciplinary Symposium on Smart & Sustainable Infrastructure (ISSSI), held in Vancouver, BC, Canada, on September 4–8, 2023, and affiliated with the 77th RILEM Annual Week …

Editors:
Nemkumar Banthia, Salman Soleimani-Dashtaki, Sidney Mindess

2024 | Book

IT Solutions for Sustainable Living

In today's dynamic and competitive business environment, industries face numerous challenges related to process optimization, energy consumption, and technological advancements. Efficient management of industrial processes is crucial for …

Editors:
Muhamad Husaini Abu Bakar, Tajul Adli Abdul Razak, Andreas Öchsner

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Book

Cycling Through the Pandemic

Tactical Urbanism and the Implementation of Pop-Up Bike Lanes in the Time of COVID-19

This open access book provides insight on how the tactical urbanism has the capacity to influence change in mobility practices such as cycling. COVID-19 crisis prompted the public authorities to rethink the use of public space in order to develop …

Editors:
Nathalie Ortar, Patrick Rérat