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Tomorrow's Table

by Pamela C. Ronald & Raoul W. Adamchak

"Tomorrow's Table" argues that a judicious blend of two important strands of agriculture--genetic engineering and organic farming--is key to helping feed the world's growing population in an ecologically balanced...

Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for Metals

by Mark F. Horstemeyer

Focuses entirely on demystifying the field and subject of ICME and provides step-by-step guidance on its industrial application via case studies 

This highly-anticipated follow-up to Mark F. Horstemeyer’s...

Vineyards, Rocks, and Soils

by Alex Maltman

Jurassic, basalt, moraine, flint, alluvial, magma: what are these words and what do they have to do with wine? The answers are here in this book. They are geological terms that reflect a bond between wine and...

Addison Mizner

by Stephen Perkins & James Caughman

In words and photographs, the story of visionary architect Addison Mizner

* Introduced the Mediterranean Revival and Spanish Colonial Revival styles to southern Florida

* Designed and developed the resort town...

Global tea science

by Dr Kumudini Gunasekare, Dr Vs Sharma, Ting Zhang & Xinyuan Hao et al.

  • Reviews the latest advances in understanding tea genetics and genetic diversity and how this has informed advances in conventional, marker-assisted and transgenic breeding techniques 
  • Summarises current best...

Achieving sustainable cultivation of soybeans Volume 2

by Prof. Henry T. Nguyen, Dr Dechun Wang, Prof. T. L. Niblack & H. D. Lopez-Nicora et al.

Soybeans are one of the most widely-grown crops in the world. As the world’s main source of vegetable protein, they have a wide range of food and non-food uses. Current yields need to increase significantly...

Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning

by Carol Ptak & Chad Smith

In the 1950s, a method called Material Requirements Planning (or “MRP”) changed the world of manufacturing forever. But times have changed—customer tolerance times are shorter, product variety and complexity...

The Ethical Engineer

by Robert McGinn

An exploration of the ethics of practical engineering through analyses of eighteen rich case studies

The Ethical Engineer explores ethical issues that arise in engineering practice, from technology transfer to...

Achieving sustainable cultivation of oil palm Volume 1

by Prof. Alain Rival, S. Wan Salmiah, YewAi Tan & Ahmad Dermawan et al.

Oil palm is widely cultivated in tropical countries for use in food processing, personal care products and other applications such as biodiesel. Cultivation faces a range of challenges such as its environmental...

Achieving sustainable cultivation of mangoes

by Dr Ping Lu, Dr Victor Galán Saúco, Zhenglin Wang & Dr Frédéric Normand et al.

Mangoes are one of the most important and widely-cultivated fruits in tropical as well as sub-tropical regions. There have been a number of recent developments with the potential to improve crop yields and quality....

Fruitful Labor

by Mike Madison

As the average age of America’s farmers continues to rise, we face serious questions about what farming will look like in the near future, and who will be growing our food. Many younger people are interested...

Cell and Molecular Biology for Environmental Engineers

by Ryan Rogers

Understanding the molecular underpinnings of life is a task requiring insight from multiple disciplines. In that likeness, biologists have moved toward a systemic approach drawing from the expertise of computational...

Project Management

by James W. Marion

The Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge published by the Project Management Institute provides a roadmap of 47 processes designed to support project managers in all phases of project management....

Digital Storytelling, Mediatized Stories

by Knut Lundby

Recent years have seen amateur personal stories, focusing on «me», flourish on social networking sites and in digital storytelling workshops. The resulting digital stories could be called «mediatized stories»....

Elon Musk: The Unauthorized Autobiography

by J.T. Owens X

Elon Musk shares the story of his life and dreams.

One of the world's most successful and daring entrepreneurs, who is not only trying to redefine transportation on Earth and in space, but is also on the forefront...

The GIS 20

by Gina Clemmer

GIS is your tool, not your career. How can you quickly begin applying GIS in your work?

The GIS 20: Essential Skills, third edition, presents step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and practical tips on how...

Achieving sustainable cultivation of grain legumes Volume 2

by Dr Manuele Tamò, Dr Steve Beebe, Dr Shiv Kumar Agrawal & Dr Pooran Gaur et al.

Grain legumes are characterised by their nutritional value, an ability to grow rapidly and improve soil health by fixing nitrogen. This makes them a key rotation crop in promoting food security amongst smallholders...

Driverless Cars: On a Road to Nowhere

by Christian Wolmar

Driverless cars are the future. That is what the tech giants, the auto industry and even the government want us to think. Almost daily there are media stories about how we will soon all be able to rip up our...

The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Disaster and the Future of Renewable Energy

by Naoto Kan & Brett De Bary

In a speech delivered in Japanese at Cornell University, Naoto Kan describes the harrowing days after a cataclysmic earthquake and tsunami led to the meltdown of three reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear...

A Professional's Guide to Problem Solving with Decision Science

by Frank A Tillman & Deandra T Cassone

Drawing on vast experience, the authors show how to apply state-of-the-art decision science, statistical modeling, benchmarking, and process modeling techniques together to create a robust analytical framework...