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Image Fusion: Algorithms and Applications

by Tania Stathaki

The growth in the use of sensor technology has led to the demand for image fusion: signal processing techniques that can combine information received from different sensors into a single composite image in an...


Biology for Nonbiologists

by Frank R. Spellman

The list keeps growing! The latest in Government Institutes' 'non-specialist' series, Biology for Nonbiologists continues the tradition established by Toxicology for Non-Toxicologists and Chemistry for Nonchemists,...


Balancing Between Trade and Risk: Integrating Legal and Social Science Perspectives

by Marjolein B. A. van Asselt, Esther Versluis & Ellen Vos

The trade aspects of risk and the risk aspects of trade deserve more systematic and genuine interdisciplinary attention if we are to really understand the global, international and supranational dimensions of...


Building Inclusive Cities: Women's Safety and the Right to the City

by Carolyn Whitzman, Crystal Legacy & Caroline Andrew

Building on a growing movement within developing countries in Latin America, Africa, and Asia-Pacific, as well as Europe and North America, this book documents cutting edge practice and builds theory around...


The Big Thaw: Travels in the Melting North

by Ed Struzik

"Traveling in time and space across the Arctic, in The big Thaw Ed Struzik describes at first hand the most alarming environmental crisis of our times,. It's a land that Struzik is passionate about, and he writes...


Trees, Forested Landscapes and Grazing Animals: A European Perspective on Woodlands and Grazed Treescapes

by Ian D. Rotherham

In this comprehensive book, the critical components of the European landscape - forest, parkland, and other grazed landscapes with trees are addressed. The book considers the history of grazed treed landscapes,...


The Shanghai Alleyway House: A Vanishing Urban Vernacular

by Gregory Bracken

As a nineteenth-century commercial development, the alleyway house was a hybrid of the traditional Chinese courtyard house and the Western terraced one. Unique to Shanghai, the alleyway house was a space where...


The Street: A Quintessential Social Public Space

by Vikas Mehta

How do we make sociable streets? This book shows us how these ordinary public spaces can be planned and designed to become settings that support an array of social behaviors. Through carefully crafted research,...


Urban Energy Systems: An Integrated Approach

by James Keirstead & Nilay Shah

Energy demands of cities need to be met more sustainably. This book analyses the technical and social systems that satisfy these needs and asks how methods can be put into practice to achieve this.

Drawing on...


City Suburbs: Placing suburbia in a post-suburban world

by Alan Mace

The majority of the world's population is now urban, and for most this will mean a life lived in the suburbs. City Suburbs considers contemporary Anglo-American suburbia, drawing on research in outer London...


Sociology of the Visual Sphere

by Regev Nathansohn & Dennis Zuev

This collection of original articles deals with two intertwined general questions: what is the visual sphere, and what are the means by which we can study it sociologically? These questions serve as the logic...


John Nolen and the Metropolitan Landscape

by Jody Beck

"A model city, the hope of democracy" - John Nolen on his suggested plans for Madison, Wisconsin

This book connects John Nolen's political and social visions with his design proposals by analyzing his extensive...


Planning, Risk and Property Development: Urban regeneration in England, France and the Netherlands

by Nikos Karadimitriou, Claudio de Magalhães & Roelof Verhage

The book explores the relationships, objectives and strategies of the actors engaging in urban regeneration schemes, and their effects on affordable property development in cities of three advanced European...


High Performance Homes TRUBIANO: Building Envelopes, Renewable Energies and Integrated Practice

by Franca Trubiano

Both professionals and students are increasingly committed to achieving high-performance metrics in the design, construction and operation of residential buildings. This book responds to this demand by offering...


Architectural Theories of the Environment: Posthuman Territory

by Ariane Lourie Harrison

As architects and designers, we struggle to reconcile ever increasing environmental, humanitarian, and technological demands placed on our projects. Our new geological era, the Anthropocene, marks humans as...


International Heritage and Historic Building Conservation: Saving the World S Past

by Zeynep Aygen

The majority of books in English on historic building conservation and heritage preservation training are often restricted to Western architecture and its origins. Consequently, the history of building conservation,...


The Impact of the Iirsa Road Infrastructure Programme on Amazonia

by Pitou van Dijck

This book analyses the potential socio-economic and environmental impacts of the Initiative for Regional Infrastructure Integration in South America (IIRSA), a continent-wide programme. IIRSA aims at facilitating...


Business Models for Renewable Energy in the Built Environment

by IEA-RETD

Business Models for Renewable Energy in the Built Environment provides insight to policy makers and market actors as to the ways that new and innovative business models (and/or policy measures) can stimulate...


Energy from the Desert 4: Very Large Scale Pv Power -State of the Art and Into the Future

by Keiichi Komoto, Christian Breyer & Edwin Cunow

The fourth volume in the established Energy from the Desert series examines and evaluates the potential and feasibility of Very Large Scale Photovoltaic Power Generation (VLS-PV) systems, which have capacities...


Small- Signal Audio Design

by Douglas Self

Small- Signal Audio Design is an essential for audio equipment designers and engineers for one simple reason; it enables you as a professional to develop reliable, high-performance circuits.

This practical handbook...