Environmental Science And Sustainable Development

Author: Bidyut Saha
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814723045
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This proceedings is a collection of selected papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Environmental Science and Sustainable Development (ICESSD 2015), which was held on October 25–26, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand. Issues covered include environment protection and sustainable development. Researchers working in these two areas should find results in the proceedings enlightening and topics discussed challenging. Contents:Environmental Pollution and Protection Engineering:Source Identification of Heavy Metals on Surface Soil in Guiyang City, China (L J Dai, X F Cai, J Wang, Y X Zhang and F Q Hu)Hazard Analysis and Protective Countermeasures of Dust Explosion in Dedusting System (J F Zhang, X Liu, Q Li, Y L Li and Y Hu)Digital Manufacturing: Way to the Environment Safe Factory (A A Kutin and N N Zakshevskaya)Disposal of Plastic Waste and Stone Dust: A Sustainable Development Approach (Thangjam Somchand Singh)Ambient Air Quality in Thailand: The Impact of Particulate and Gaseous pollutants on IAQ (Christopher O Muller, Henri Seng and Tavatchai Satienrattanakul)Investigation on Heavy Metal Enrichment Characteristics of Eight Weeds in Coalmine Wasteland, Eastern Guangdong (Y M Zhong, Q H Yang, X L Zeng, D L Liu and H N Liu)New Approach to Development of Flow Neutralization System for Exhaust Gases Purification (A A Vedyagin, I V Desyatykh, T A Maksimova and I V Mishakov)Statistical Relationship between Dissolved and Suspended Components in an Electrically-Enhanced Membrane Bioreactor for Municipal Wastewater Treatment (A Giwa and S W Hasan)Enhancement of Anaerobic Biodegradability and Solubilization by Thermal Pre-Treatment of Waste Activated Sludge (S Y Jeong, J H Jeung, D H Moon and S W Chang)Liquid Recirculation System for Anaerobic Digestion Using Source Sorted Food Waste (C H Cho and B H Lee)Characteristics of Carbonization Residue with Mixture of Woody Waste and Sewage Sludge (H J Choi and S W Rhee)Research on Palladium Silver Alloy Resistance Hydrogen Sensor (Z T Geng and Q He)Power Analysis of Small Wind Turbine (K Y Huang, G C Tsai, G J Guo and C K Feng)Integrated Waste Management — Technology Transfer between Australia and Nepal (K Douglas, D Ionescu, B Mainali and J Petrolito)Northern Tibet Grassland Vegetation Index Factor Screening and Suitability Partition (G Q Zheng, H C Zheng and Y X Li)Remote Sensing of Suspended Particulate Matter Variability of the Global Coastal Waters Over the Last Decade (H Loisel, V Vantrepotte, D Dessailly, F Steinmetz and B Han)Risk Assessment on Storm Flood Disasters of Different Return Periods in Huai River Basin (Z T Zhang, N Li and C Gao)Effects of N and P Additions on Soil Nutrient and Biochemical Characteristics in an Acacia Mangium Stand (J Li, W L Huang, L Xue and Z Y Lie)Soil Characteristics of Tephrosia Candida Stands with Different Densities (Z Y Lie, J Li, L Xue and W L Huang)Diagnostics of the Influence of Suspended Solids and Phosphorus on Groundwater Quality (Lucie Teslikova Hurdalkova, Dagmar Kuta and Nada Zdrazilova)Analytical Research on Pollution Sources of PAHs in the Soil Based on Principal Component Analysis (PCA) (F Chen, Z W Cao and Y F Zhang)Strategic Approach to Develop Biological Washing in Global Scale (H K Zhang, J M H Chiang, M Plaisent and P Bernard)From the Perspective of Green Laws to Discuss the Green Environmental Performance of Manufacturers (S B Tsai)Determination of the Maximum Explosion Pressure of Coal Dust Clouds (R Kuracina, Z Szabova, M Mencik and P Cekan)Research of Multi-Functional Coastal Zoning and Evaluation Based on Principle Component Analysis (L Zhao, M M Song and Z D Xu)Residence Time Distribution and Disinfectant Mixing in Private Water Tanks (V G Tzatchkov, A Martin-Dominguez and R D Hernandez-Lopez)Analysis of Inconsistent Hydrological Frequency Based on TFPW-MK-Pettitt and EEMD (J Wu, Y F Chen and Q Hang)Energy Science and Sustainable Development:Energy Consumption of Ozone Generation and Dye Degradation by Using ZnO Photocatalytic Ozonation (Suntree Sangjan, Sirichai Puasawat and Channarong Uamthong)Nannochloropsis Oculata Algae as Biofuels: A Review on Two-Stage Culture (N A Zakariah, N Abd Rahman, F Hamzah, T Md Jahi and A Ismail)Life Cycle Assessment of Power Generation from Solar Energy in Thailand (W Khaenson, S Maneewan, C Punlek, S Chindaraksa and N Rachapradit)Wind Load Analysis and Temperature Measuring Experiment for Design and Fabrication of Solar Collecting System Combined Small Flat Mirrors (K H Song, C W Son, H S Ahn, K T Kim, T I Seo, B H Jo and J E Kim)Investigating Competitive Strategies of Renewable Energy Enterprises from the Perspective of Renewable Energy Law (S B Tsai)Air Steam Gasification of Coconut Shell in a Fluidized Bed (S Baskara Sethupathy and E Natarajan)Effect of Electrolyte Composition and Anodic Voltage on the Morphology of TiO2 Nanotube (Yongho Lee and Daewon Pak)Electrochemical Characteristics of IrO2 + TaO5 / Ti DSA Electrode (Jaemin Yoo and Daewon Pak)Effect of Temperature on Torrefaction of Food Waste Using Heat Carrier (Hyunsook Kim and Daewon Pak)Simulation on Improved Genetic Algorithm of The Ship's Superheated Steam Pressure (P Wang, S Zeng, R H Dai and G L Zhang)Methane Potential of Various Organic Wastes: Study of Biochemical Methane Potential (BMP) Test Before Co-Digestion (J H Jeung, D H Moon and S W Chang)The External Benefits of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: A Contingent Valuation Study (S H Min, S Y Park and S H Yoo)The External Benefits of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: A Choice Experiment Study (Hyo-Jin Kim, So-Yeon Park and Seung-Hoon Yoo)The Economic Effects of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: An Input-Output Analysis (Yong-Cheol Cho, Min-Ji Baek and Seung-Hoon Yoo)A New Porous Catalytic Filter for CO2 Methanation (D H Moon, J H Jeung, S S Kim, and S W Chang)Cross-Country Analysis of the Sustainable Human Development Based on Slack-Based DEA (X Y Zhu, Y X Liu and S Q Ye)Road Asset Management for Sustainable Development (S Cafiso, A Di Graziano, C D'Agostino, G Pappalardo and B Capac)Assessment of Identified Risks in the Process of Preparing and Creating a Municipal Land Plan (J Betáková and J. Dvorský)Research on Re-Employment Condition of Flexible Employment (J Wu and X Wang)Factors Affecting Consumer's Choice for Electric Motorcycles: A Case in Macau (X Zhou, N Sheng and K P Liang)The Performance of a Batch Rotating Fixed Bed of Scrap Bearing Iron Spheres in Hexavalent Chromium Reduction (S Nabil, T M Zewail and N K Amin)Implementation and Design of Voltage-Mode CMOSPWM Boost Power Converter with Feed Forward and Feedback Control Circuit (Min-Chin Lee and Wen-Shiang Jung)Foundation Stability Research of Mat Jack-Up Oil-Storage-Offloading Platform (Y Gao, Z C Deng, S Wu and L P Sun)Biological and Medical Engineering:Study on the Pyrolysis of Seven Monosaccharides (C J Ru, Q D Zhang, S L Zhang, Y B Song, J X Zhang, Y L Zong, R P Han, J H Liu and Y Q Li)Study on Physical and Chemical Properties of 10 Species Phorophyte Canopy Humus of Epiphyte Ferns in Ailaoshan Mts., Yunnan, China (X L Li, J M Feng, X M Li, G S Li and C D Xu)Desulfurization of Oil by Recombinant Rhodococcus Gordoniae Strain R3 (Theeta Sricoth, Prayad Pokethitiyook, Toemthip Poolpak and Maleeya Kruatrachue)Bioinspired Neural Model of the Semantic Content (M Crisan)Noble Metal (Co-) Functionalized TiO2 Containing Photoreactive Hybrid Surfaces Against Antibiotic Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and Escherichia Coli (I. Dékány, Sz P Tallósy and L Janovák)Trajectory Tracking Error between Plant, Reference and Adaptive Neural Networks Using Two Control Law for Two-Link Robot Manipulator (Joel Perez Padron and Jose Paz Perez Padron)Insecticidal Activity of Crude Extract from Seeds of Millettia Pachyarpa on Cabbage Aphid (T X Lin, M F Gong, Q L Guan and J N Mao)Screening of Endophytic Bacteria Isolated from Rice Plant Antagonistic Rice Sheath Blight (J N Mao, C H Xu and M F Gong)Disease Resistance Induction in Rice by Inoculation with Endophytic Bacteria Strain REB01 (J N Mao, X Y Zhang and M F Gong)Density Effect on the Nutrient Distribution of Elaeocarpus Sylvestris Seedlings (W L Huang, J Li, L Xue and Z Y Lie)Effects of Low Temperature Stress and Release on Fluorescence Indexes of Greening Seedlings of Three Tree Species (Z M Wang, T T Zhou and L Xue)The Bounded Rational Analysis and Treatment of Accounting Professional Judgment Behavior (S H Liu)Static Rigidness Test Analysis of Some Body-in-White Car (A L Sun, X L Tan, J Zhang, X L Zuo and W Peng)A Bilevel Programming Reformulation for a Single-Leg Flight Capacity Control Problem (R X Gao and H P Jiang)Author Index Readership: Researchers, academics, professionals and graduate students in environmental science.

Environmental Science And Sustainable Development

Author: Bidyut Saha
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN: 9789814723022
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This book is a collection of all papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Environmental Science and Sustainable Development (ICESSD 2015), which was held on October 2526, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand. Issues about environment protection and sustainable development were discussed in depth from the world point of view. Thus, this book will benefit professional scholars and ordinary people who have a keen interest in these topics.

Environmental Science Earth As A Living Planet 9th Edition

Author: Daniel B. Botkin
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 1118801768
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Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet, Ninth Edition emphasizes the scientific process and gives readers the structure to develop their critical thinking skills. Rather than explaining how environmental problems should be solved, the authors encourage students to think for themselves and gives them the tools to better analyze current environmental issues.

Nanomaterials In Plants Algae And Microorganisms

Author: Durgesh Kumar Tripathi
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0128116463
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Nanomaterials in Plants, Algae and Microorganisms: Concepts and Controversies: Volume One discusses the vast amount of nanomaterials that have been released into the environment in a relatively short amount of time. There is a need to understand what the implications to the health of our biota and ecosystems are as the earth is increasingly inundated with these materials. Not all of the effects are negative, but their impacts are increasing exponentially due to their size, quantity and other factors. Covers the issues of nanoparticles on more simple organisms and their ecosystems Presents issues that are specific to terrestrial ecosystems Contains contributions from global experts who help increase understanding at the physiological, biochemical, molecular, and even genomic and proteomic levels Provides a critical assessment of the progress taking place on this topic and sheds light on future research needs

Faking It In Bangkok

Author: Christopher Moore
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ISBN: 9786167503134
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The Cultural Detective established Christopher G. Moore as a writer whose essays deliver a unique perspective insight into Thai culture and contemporary political and social issues. In Faking It in Bangkok gangsters, gamblers, killers and other criminals are brought to life in the essays. Readers who follow Moore's crime novels will enjoy his detours through the hard-edged noir world of Thailand with whistle stops on the digital age express. Moore's signature irony and humor riffs are also not to be missed as he explores an eclectic range of subjects, from ghosts and fortunetellers to the de facto tribal seating on the BTS.

Research Advances In Industrial Engineering

Author: J. Paulo Davim
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319178253
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This book provides discussions and the exchange of information on principles, strategies, models, techniques, methodologies and applications of industrial engineering. It communicates the latest developments and research activity on industrial engineering and is useful for all those interested in the technological challenges in the field.

Flavour Development Analysis And Perception In Food And Beverages

Author: J K Parker
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1782421114
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Flavour is a critical aspect of food production and processing, requiring careful design, monitoring and testing in order to create an appealing food product. This book looks at flavour generation, flavour analysis and sensory perception of food flavour and how these techniques can be used in the food industry to create new and improve existing products. Part one covers established and emerging methods of characterising and analysing taste and aroma compounds. Part two looks at different factors in the generation of aroma. Finally, part three focuses on sensory analysis of food flavour. Covers the analysis and characterisation of aromas and taste compounds Examines how aromas can be created and predicted Reviews how different flavours are perceived

Luminous Night S Journey

Author: A. H. Almaas
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 0834824795
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In Luminous Night's Journey, Almaas shares excerpts from his personal journal, which describe a certain thread in his own journey of realization and the processes involved in integrating that realization. This publication marks a fortunate development in our knowledge of how Being is realized in and through the human soul: The process of realization and integration of true nature described in the voice of one who articulates precisely and vividly the psychological and epistemological barriers which confront the individual consciousness as realization is integrated in the context of personal life. Almaas describes how his participation in the unfolding manifestation of Being ushers him into realms that expose and transform increasingly deep ego structures and attachments. Luminous Night's Journey clarifies how the unveiling of Being and the exposure of ego structures constitute one process, leading to the soul's integrated realization of absolute nature and the manifestation of the human being as a personal embodiment of that nature.

The Cassini Mission

Author: Rob Colton
Publisher: Rob Colton
ISBN: 1626330069
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The adventure continues in this action-packed follow up to The Degan Incident! Dr. Aron Adler is ordered to take part in a rescue mission to a research colony located on an uninhabited planet in the outer rim. He is to immediately report to the U.S.C.Cassini, which will take Aron, two other scientists, and a unit of Union Marines to the colony. Once there, they are to assess the situation and retrieve any data or specimens. Formerly a scientist in the Union Navy, Aron was dishonorably discharged following a court-martial for failing to obey orders. Stepping foot on the Cassini brings up old feelings he would rather forget. Shunned by the crew of the Cassini, Aron finds comfort in the arms—and bed—of Marine corporal Kane Robertson. Upon reaching the colony, it becomes apparent that not everything is as it seems. Once again, Aron is faced with a difficult decision: follow orders or follow his heart.