INCREaSE

Proceedings of the 1st International Congress on Engineering and Sustainability in the XXI Century - INCREaSE 2017

Editors: Mortal, A., Aníbal, J., Monteiro, J., Sequeira, C., Semião, J., Moreira da Silva, M., Oliveira, M. (Eds.)

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This book presents the proceedings of the INternational CongRess on Engineering and Sustainability in the XXI cEntury – INCREaSE 2017, which was held in Faro, Portugal, from October 11 to 13, 2017. The book promotes a multidisciplinary approach to sustainable development, exploring a number of transversal challenges. It discusses natural and anthropogenic risks; tourism and sustainability; healthy food; water and society; sustainable mobility; renewable energy; and energy efficiency, offering perspectives from civil, electronics, mechanical and food engineering.

Table of contents (44 chapters)

  • The Environmental Protection in South-American Integration Process: A Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) Perspective

    Espíndola, Isabela Battistello (et al.)

    Pages 3-12

  • Renewing Terraces and Drystone Walls of Algarvian Barrocal: Cultural and Touristic Values

    Gonçalves, Marta Marçal (et al.)

    Pages 13-31

  • Rockfall Risk Assessment Along Cliffed Coastlines of Algarve, Portugal

    Viegas, José (et al.)

    Pages 32-46

  • The Development of Indicators of Sustainable Mobility Associated with an Urbanism of Proximity. The Case of the City of Faro

    Rosa, Manuela Pires (et al.)

    Pages 47-66

  • Low-Emission Rural Development in the Amazon

    Wit, Fronika Claziena Agatha

    Pages 67-83

Buy this book

eBook $269.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-70272-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $349.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-70271-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
INCREaSE
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the 1st International Congress on Engineering and Sustainability in the XXI Century - INCREaSE 2017
Editors
  • António Mortal
  • Jaime Aníbal
  • Jânio Monteiro
  • Cláudia Sequeira
  • Jorge Semião
  • Manuela Moreira da Silva
  • Miguel Oliveira
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-70272-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-70272-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-70271-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 647
Number of Illustrations and Tables
63 b/w illustrations, 242 illustrations in colour
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