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Author International Conference on Sustainable Vital Technologies in Engineering and Informatics (1st : 2016 : Cairo, Egypt)

Title Advanced technologies for sustainable systems : selected contributions from the International Conference on Sustainable and Vital Technologies in Engineering and Informatics, BUE ACE1 2016, 7-9 November 2016, Cairo, Egypt / Yehia Bahei-El-Din, Maguid Hassan, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2017]


Description 1 online resource
Series Lecture notes in networks and systems ; volume 4
Lecture notes in networks and systems ; volume 4.
Contents Part I -- Structures, Built & Natural Environment -- Part II -- Energy -- Part III -- Advanced Mechanical Technologies -- Part IV -- Electronics & Communication Technologies
Summary This book reports on cutting-edge technologies that have been fostering sustainable development in a variety of fields, including built and natural environments, structures, energy, advanced mechanical technologies as well as electronics and communication technologies. It reports on the applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Internet-of-Things, predictive maintenance, as well as modeling and control techniques to reduce the environmental impacts of buildings, enhance their environmental contribution and positively impact the social equity. The different chapters, selected on the basis of their timeliness and relevance for an audience of engineers and professionals, describe the major trends in the field of sustainable engineering research, providing them with a snapshot of current issues together with important technical information for their daily work, as well as an interesting source of new ideas for their future research. The works included in this book were selected among the contributions to the BUE ACE1, the first event, held in Cairo, Egypt, on 8-9 November 2016, of a series of Annual Conferences & Exhibitions (ACE) organized by the British University in Egypt (BUE)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and author index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 28, 2016)
In Springer eBooks
Subject Sustainable engineering -- Congresses
Sustainable development.
sustainable development.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Environmental -- General.
Sustainable engineering
Genre/Form proceedings (reports)
Conference papers and proceedings
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Bahei-El-Din, Y. A., editor.
Hassan, Maguid, editor
ISBN 9783319487250