Topics in Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality

Infranomics

Sustainability, Engineering Design and Governance

Editors: Gheorghe, Adrian V., Masera, Marcelo, Katina, P.F. (Eds.)

Free Preview
  • Contains results of different simulations case studies in energy transitions on how to improve educational programs in leading institutions
  • Reader is exposed to latest approaches on dealing with vexing issues of port security, water, and technology transfer to emerging economies
  • Contains over 100 tables and illustrations and over 50 color illustrations
see more benefits

Buy this book

eBook 106,99 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-02493-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 149,99 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-02492-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover 130,83 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-37632-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
About this book

This book provides a rough entry into the interdisciplinary field of Infranomics. It enables better decision making in an increasing ambiguous, complex, emergent, interdependent, and uncertain world where we attempt to anticipate modern society trends and patterns in order to react appropriately. However, as with any emerging discipline, much research is needed at the applications and conceptual level. The applications level may require development and testing of methods, tools, and techniques to enable analysis and decision-making in ambiguous, complex, emergent, interdependent, and uncertain conditions while the conceptual level may require taping into driving philosophies, theories, and methodologies that form the basis for Infranomics. Striking the right balance between applications and conceptual foundation (theory) requires rigorous research.

This book provides a springboard for robust discussions on applications, theory, and transformation of current thinking to better deal with modern society’s problematic issues using Infranomics.

Table of contents (26 chapters)

Table of contents (26 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook 106,99 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-02493-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 149,99 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-02492-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover 130,83 €
price for China (P.R.) (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-37632-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Loading...

Recommended for you

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Infranomics
Book Subtitle
Sustainability, Engineering Design and Governance
Editors
  • Adrian V. Gheorghe
  • Marcelo Masera
  • P.F. Katina
Series Title
Topics in Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
Series Volume
24
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-02493-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-02493-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-02492-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-37632-5
Series ISSN
1566-0443
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 422
Number of Illustrations
55 b/w illustrations, 49 illustrations in colour
Topics