How will we meet rising energy demands? What are our options? Are there viable long-term solutions for the future? Learn the fundamental physical, chemical and materials science at the heart of: ac Renewable/non-renewable energy sources ac Future transportation systems ac Energy efficiency ac Energy storage Whether you are a student taking an energy course or a newcomer to the field, this textbook will help you understand critical relationships between the environment, energy and sustainability. Leading experts provide comprehensive coverage of each topic, bringing together diverse subject matter by integrating theory with engaging insights. Each chapter includes helpful features to aid understanding, including a historical overview to provide context, suggested further reading and questions for discussion. Every subject is beautifully illustrated and brought to life with full color images and color-coded sections for easy browsing, making this a complete educational package. Fundamentals of Materials for Energy and Environmental Sustainability will enable today's scientists and educate future generations.research, 631 schematics, 630 Advanced Fuel Cycle Initiative (AFCI), 172 advanced high-strength steels (AHSSs), 427, 432 advanced materials, ... biofuel production, 318 and material use, 82 AHSSs (advanced high-strength steels), 427, 432 Airbus A380, 448 aircraft construction, 447 design changes, 447 issues, 62, 66, 446 fuels, 446 recycling, 446, 451 see also Boeing aircraft engines fuel efficiency, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Fundamentals of Materials for Energy and Environmental Sustainability|
|Author||:||David S. Ginley, David Cahen|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2011-11-30|