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The Mathematics of Urban Morphology

Author: Michael BattyLuca D’Acci Publisher: Springer Nature Switzerland AG Publish Date: 30 May 2019 ISBN-13: 9783030123802 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English This edited volume provides an essential resource for urban morphology, the study of urban forms and structures, offering a much-needed mathematical perspective. Experts on a variety of mathematical modeling techniques provide new […]

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Encyclopedia of Distances

Author: Michel Marie DezaElena Deza Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Publish Date: 24 Aug 2016 ISBN-13: 9783662528433 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English This 4-th edition of the leading reference volume on distance metrics is characterized by updated and rewritten sections on some items suggested by experts and readers, as […]

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Computational Intelligence in Expensive Optimization Problems

Author: Yoel TenneChi-Keong Goh Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Publish Date: 14 Jun 2010 ISBN-13: 9783642107009 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English In modern science and engineering, laboratory experiments are replaced by high fidelity and computationally expensive simulations. Using such simulations reduces costs and shortens development times but introduces new […]

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Essential Mathematical Skills : For engineering, science and applied mathematics

Author: Steven BarryStephen Davis Publisher: UNSW Press Publish Date: 30 Aug 2008 ISBN-13: 9781921410338 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English This book covers the main areas of mathematics used in the first years of a typical engineering, science or applied mathematics degree. This is not a textbook. It is a concise guide to what […]

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Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants

Author: Tadashi Tanuma Publisher: ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Publish Date: 03 Dec 2016 ISBN-13: 9780081003145 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants provides an authoritative review of steam turbine design optimization, analysis and measurement, the development of steam turbine blades, and other critical components, including turbine retrofitting […]

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Climate of Hope : How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet

Author: Michael Bloomberg Publisher: St Martin’s Press Publish Date: 10 Apr 2018 ISBN-13: 9781250142085 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The 2016 election left many people who are concerned about the environment fearful that progress on climate change would come screeching to a halt. But not Michael Bloomberg and Carl Pope. They approach climate […]

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Ecological Restoration, Second Edition : Principles, Values, and Structure of an Emerging Profession

Author: Andre F. ClewellJames Aronson Publisher: Island Press Publish Date: 28 Feb 2013 ISBN-13: 9781610911689 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Originally published in 2007, “Ecological Restoration” has become one of the seminal books in this quickly developing field. This completely revised and reorganised edition presents up-to-date developments and current trends in the field […]

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When the Rivers Run Dry : The Global Water Crisis and How to Solve It

Author: Fred Pearce Publisher: GRANTA BOOKS Publish Date: 07 Feb 2019 ISBN-13: 9781846276484 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English FULLY UPDATED FOR 2019 We cannot live without water. But with 7.5 billion people competing for this single unevenly-distributed resource, the planet is drying up. In When the Rivers Run Dry, Fred Pearce explores the […]

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Field Hydrology in Tropical Countries : A practical introduction

Author: Henry Gunston Publisher: ITDG Publishing Publish Date: 15 Dec 1998 ISBN-13: 9781853394270 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Making hydrological measurements in the field is an essential part of water resources planning and management. This book is an introduction to the practical skills and knowledge required to take measurements and to manage data […]

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A New Green History Of The World : The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations

Author: Clive Ponting Publisher: Vintage Publishing Publish Date: 04 Jul 2011 ISBN-13: 9780099516682 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Like Jared Diamond’s Guns, Germs and Steel, Clive Ponting’s book studies the relationship between the environment and human history. It examines world civilisations from Sumeria to ancient Egypt, from Easter Island to the Roman Empire […]

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