Handbook of Sustainable Engineering

Editor/Author Kauffman, Joanne and Lee, Kun Mo
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media

Single-User Purchase Price: $679.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: Not Available
ISBN: 978-1-4020-8938-1
Category: Technology & Engineering - Engineering
Image Count: 454
Book Status: Available
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The Handbook of Sustainable Engineering equips readers with the context and the best practices derived from both academic research and practical examples of successful implementations of sustainable technical solutions.

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Table of Contents

  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • About the Editors
  • List Of Contributors
  • Section I Education and Outreach
  • 1 Education and Outreach: Introduction - Roger Baud
  • 2 Blueprints for Teaching Ecodesign and Sustainability to University Students - Charles Pezeshki, Jitesh H. Panchal and Gaurav Ameta
  • 3 Ecodesign in Swiss Machining Industry: A Collaborative Learning Process for Effective Outreach and Education - Rainer Züst
  • 4 Implementing New Teaching Models at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Jeffrey I. Steinfeld and Amanda Graham
  • 5 Teaching Old Disciplines New Tricks: Sustainable Engineering Education - Carolyn S. Mattick and Braden R. Allenby
  • 6 Youth Encounter on Sustainability: A Transdisciplinary, Multicultural, and Immersive Education Program - Michelle Grant
  • 7 Transdisciplinary Approaches to Engineering R&D: Importance of Understanding Values and Culture - Alan Colin Brent
  • Section II Water
  • 8 Sustainable Water: Introduction - Keith R. Cooper
  • 9 Chlorine Self-Production Plant Solution for Effluent Water to be Used in Irrigation in Gaza Strip - Andrea Micangeli, Nicola Iannuzzo and Stefano Esposto
  • 10 Fundamental Toxicology Methods and Resources for Assessing Water-related Contamination - Keith R. Cooper
  • 11 Micro Hydro in Emergency Situations: A Sustainable Energy Solution at La Realidad (Chiapas, Mexico) - Andrea Micangeli and Mariantonietta Cataldo
  • 12 Groundwater Contamination: Role of Health Sciences in Tackling - Chiho Watanabe
  • 13 Sustainable Earth System Engineering: Incentives and Perspectives - Peter A. Wilderer, Martin Grambow and Wei Meng
  • 14 Sustainable Rehabilitation of Water Infrastructures in Southern Iraq After the Second Gulf War - Andrea Micangeli, Simone Grego and Stefano Esposto
  • 15 Sustainable Water Management in Response to Global Changes - Peter A. Wilderer, Martin Grambow and Wei Meng
  • Section III Sustainable Products and Sustainable Production
  • 16 Sustainable Products and Sustainable Production: Introduction - Kun-Mo Lee
  • 17 Ecodesign Strategies: A Missing Link in Ecodesign - Ferdinand Quella
  • 18 Environmental Quality Function Deployment for Sustainable Products - Keijiro Masui
  • 19 Green PCB Manufacturing Technologies - K. C. Yung
  • 20 Eco-Packaging Development: Integrated Design Approaches - Fabio Giudice
  • 21 Material Flow Cost Accounting: Significance and Practical Approach - Katsuhiko Kokubu and Hiroshi Tachikawa
  • 22 Product Life Cycle Assessment (PLCA) and Product Carbon Footprint (PCF) - Kun-Mo Lee
  • 23 Remanufacturing - Mitsutaka Matsumoto and Winifred Ijomah
  • 24 Reuse of Components and Products: ``Qualified as Good as New’ - Ferdinand Quella and Fevzi Belli
  • 25 Supply Chain Management for Sustainability - Masaru Nakano
  • 26 Sustainable Design by Systematic Innovation Tools (TRIZ, CAI, SI, and Biomimetics) - Seung-Hyun Yoo
  • 27 Sustainable Product Design and Development: TPI-Based Idea Generation Method for Eco-Business Planning and Eco-Product Development - Shinsuke Kondoh and Nozomu Mishima
  • 28 Structural Complexity Management in Sustainable Engineering - W. Biedermann and Udo Lindemann
  • 29 Sustainable Production: Eco-efficiency of Manufacturing Process - Nozomu Mishima
  • Section IV Sustainable Product Service Systems and Sustainable Consumption
  • 30 Product Service Systems and Sustainable Consumption Toward Sustainability: Introduction - Yasushi Umeda
  • 31 Advanced Japanese Service Design: From Elements to Relations - Yoshiki Shimomura, Koji Kimita and Fumiya Akasaka
  • 32 Design for Sustainability (DfS): Interface of Sustainable Production and Consumption - Joachim H. Spangenberg
  • 33 Engineering PSS (Product/Service Systems) Toward Sustainability: Review of Research - Tomohiko Sakao
  • 34 Eco-business Planning: Idea Generation Method - Shinsuke Kondoh and Hitoshi Komoto
  • 35 Life Cycle Simulation for Sustainable Product Service Systems - Hitoshi Komoto and Nozomu Mishima
  • 36 Modeling Services and Service-Centered PSS Design - Yoshiki Shimomura and Kentaro Watanabe
  • 37 Product Design Considerations for Improved Integrated Product/Service Offerings - Mattias Lindahl and Erik Sundin
  • 38 Sustainable Consumption - Dorothy Maxwell
  • 39 Sustainable Design Engineering: Design as a Key Driver in Sustainable Product and Business Development - Christoph Herrmann and Guenter Moeller
  • 40 Sustainable PSS in Automotive Industry - Christoph Herrmann and Katrin Kuntzky
  • Section V Policy and Decision-Making
  • 41 Policy, Decision-Making, and Management for Sustainable Engineering: Introduction - Karel F. Mulder
  • 42 Backcasting and Scenarios for Sustainable Technology Development - Jaco Quist
  • 43 Changing Energy Demand Behavior: Potential of Demand-Side Management - Sylvia Breukers, Ruth Mourik and Eva Heiskanen
  • 44 Engineers and Community: How Sustainable Engineering Depends on Engineers' Views of People - Juan C. Lucena
  • 45 Impact of New Technologies: How to Assess the Intended and Unintended Effects of New Technologies? - Karel F. Mulder
  • 46 Life Cycle Thinking for Improved Resource Management: LCA or? - Björn Frostell
  • 47 New Business Models for Sustainable Development - Renate van Drimmelen
  • 48 Strategies for Sustainable Technologies: Innovation in Systems, Products, and Services - Karel F. Mulder
  • 49 Successful Contextual Technology Transfer and Determinants of Culture - Kassahun Y. Kebede, D. J. Ndegwah and J. O. Kroesen
  • Section VI Energy Sources of the Future
  • 50 Energy Sources of the Future: Introduction - Fabio Orecchini
  • 51 Biomass Energy Field - Vikram Seebaluck
  • 52 Energy from Water - Aline Choulot
  • 53 Ensuring Sustainability of Bioenergy in Practice - Francesca Farioli
  • 54 Geothermal Energy - Hakim Saibi, Stefan Finsterle, Ruggero Bertani and Jun Nishijima
  • 55 Renewability of Energy Resources, Energy Vectors, and Energy Technologies for Mobility - Fabio Orecchini, Annalisa D'Orazio, Valeria Valitutti and Chiara Fiori
  • 56 Solar Energy: Harvesting the Sun's Energy for Sustainable Future - C. S. Psomopoulos
  • 57 Wind - Elvir Zlomusica
  • Section VII New Materials
  • 58 New Materials: Introduction - Atsushi Suzuki
  • 59 Advanced Energy Devices: Lithium Ion Battery and High Energy Capacitor - M. K. Devaraju, M. Sathish and M. Sathish
  • 60 Advanced Materials for Fuel Cells - Toshiyuki Drennan and John Drennan
  • 61 Alternative Materials Development Utilizing Advanced Nanotechnology - Shunichi Arisawa
  • 62 Biopolymers for Environmental Applications: Highly Functional Polylactic Acid Composites Used for Durable Products - Masatoshi Iji
  • 63 Computational Materials Science and Computer-aided Materials Design and Processing - Rodion V. Belosludov, Hiroshi Mizuseki, Ryoji Sahara, Yoshiyuki Kawazoe, Oleg S. Subbotin, Ravil K. Zhdanov and Vladimir R. Belosludov
  • 64 Mechanisms of Organisms as Environment-Friendly Materials Design Tools - Naoe Hosoda
  • 65 Thermodynamics and Resource Consumption: Concepts, Methodologies, and the Case of Copper - Stefan Gößling-Reisemann
  • Erratum