Environment Engineering and Disaster Management

ISBN: 978-93-80856-82-7

Edition: First, 2011

Pages: 353

Price US$ 17


About the Book:

The book Environment Engineering and Disaster Management [EE&DM] has been specially designed for the students of B.Tech. Second Semester of Rajasthan Technical University, Kota and other Indian universities.
The book presents intensive and extensive knowledge of the subject Environmental Engineering and Disaster Management so that students can easily understand its role in the field of Engineering.

Salient Features of the Book:

  • Logically explained concepts and student friendly approach.
  • Simple, systematic and well-organized text.
  • Well-chosen and a great number of case studies.
  • Well-illustrated topics with nicely drawn diagrams.
  • Exercises which involve latest questions from university examinations.

About the Author:

Dr. Sanjay K. Sharma : He is a well-known author of many books and hundreds of articles from last twenty years. One of his book "Green Chemistry for Environmental Sustainability" has been published from CRC Taylor & Francis, USA and he has also been appointed as Series editor by Springer, London for their prestigious book series "Green Chemistry for Sustainability". He is presently working as Professor and Head in the Department of Chemistry at Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET), Alwar, Rajasthan. He did his Post Graduation (1995) and Ph.D. (1999) from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. His work in the field of Green Chemistry and Corrosion Inhibitors is well-recognized and praised by international research community. He is a member of American Chemical Society (USA) and Green Chemistry Network (Royal Society of Chemists, UK) and is also a life member of various international professional societies including International Society of Analytical Scientists, Indian Council of Chemists, International congress of Chemistry and Environment, Indian Chemical Society etc. Dr. Sharma has nine textbooks and over 40 research papers of National and International repute to his credit, which is a self proved evidence of his fair track record as a researcher. Dr. Sharma is also serving as Editor-in-Chief for three international research journals 'RASAYAN Journal of Chemistry', International Journal of Chemical, Environmental and Pharmaceutical Research and 'International Journal of Water Treatment & Green Chemistry' and is reviewer in many other international journals.

Contents:

Chapter 1.  Basics of Environment
Chapter 2.  Ecosystems and Biodiversity
Chapter 3.  Renewable Energy Sources
Chapter 4.  Water Pollution
Chapter 5.  Waste and Wastewater Management
Chapter 6.  Air Pollution
Chapter 7.  Noise Pollution
Chapter 8.  Solid Waste Management
Chapter 9.  Disaster and Disaster Management
Chapter 10. Seismology and Earthquakes
Index

Subjects:

Biotechnology & Environment Sciences

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