Transportation Technologies for Sustainability

Editors: Ehsani, Mehrdad, Wang, Fei-Yue, Brosch, Gary L. (Eds.)

  • Provides detailed analysis of mass transit options ranging from bicycles and buses to light and high speed rail
  • Presents cutting-edge developments in intelligent vehicle research for a safe and comfortable ride
  • Assesses the latest electric, hybrid, and fuel cell vehicle technologies
  • Features expert, peer-reviewed entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology
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Innovative transportation technologies will be a vital component of any future sustainable society.  Gathering over 50 authoritative, peer-reviewed entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, Transportation Technologies for Sustainability covers a broad range of transportation-related sustainability research, from vehicle design and technology to mass transit systems.  State-of-the-art chapters describe key developments in intelligent vehicle technology, including vision sensors, driver status monitoring, and vehicle motion control, while international experts present the latest research in electric, hybrid, and fuel cell vehicles.  Leaders in the mass transit field assess a broad spectrum of alternatives in both small and large urban areas.  This valuable collection is an essential reference for undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, policymakers, and industry experts.

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eReference $679.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4614-5843-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Transportation Technologies for Sustainability
Editors
  • Mehrdad Ehsani
  • Fei-Yue Wang
  • Gary L. Brosch
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eReference ISBN
978-1-4614-5844-9
Print + eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-5845-6
Print ISBN
978-1-4614-5843-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 1190
Number of Illustrations and Tables
350 b/w illustrations, 476 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
In 2 volumes, sold as a set
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