Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

Advances in Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure

Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, July 21-25, 2018, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA

Editors: Charytonowicz, Jerzy, Falcao, Christianne S. (Eds.)

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  • Reports on advanced methods for sustainable design in the built environment
  • Describes a wealth of different examples of sustainable infrastructure projects
  • Discusses the environmental, social, and economic impact of sustainable infrastructure
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This book discusses human factors research directed towards realizing and assessing sustainability in the built environment. It reports on advanced engineering methods for sustainable infrastructure design, as well as on assessments of the efficient methods and the social, environmental, and economic impact of various designs and projects. The book covers a range of topics, including the use of recycled materials in architecture, ergonomics in buildings and public design, sustainable design for smart cities, design for the aging population, industrial design, human scale in architecture, and many more. Based on the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, held on July 21–25, 2018, in Orlando, Florida, USA, it offers various perspectives on sustainability and ergonomics. As such, it is a valuable reference resource for designers, urban engineers, architects, infrastructure professionals, public infrastructure owners, policy makers, government engineers and planners, as well as operations managers and academics active in urban and infrastructure research.

Table of contents (52 chapters)

Table of contents (52 chapters)
  • Urban Green Spaces: An Element of a City’s Balance Between the Built and Natural Environments

    Pages 3-13

    Bonenberg, Wojciech (et al.)

  • Open-Air Work Zones for Students at the Faculty of Architecture Depicted on the Basis of Pilot Student Projects

    Pages 14-23

    Winnicka-Jasłowska, Dorota (et al.)

  • The Campus Space in Research and Student Projects

    Pages 24-35

    Tymkiewicz, Joanna (et al.)

  • Public Spaces - For People or Not for People?

    Pages 36-46

    Fross, Klaudiusz (et al.)

  • Success Analysis in Architectural Design Competitions in Terms of Design Quality

    Pages 47-55

    Bonenberg, Wojciech

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eBook 181,89 €
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Softcover 228,79 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, July 21-25, 2018, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA
Editors
  • Jerzy Charytonowicz
  • Christianne S. Falcao
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
788
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-94199-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-94199-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-94198-1
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 544
Number of Illustrations
197 b/w illustrations
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