Engineering and Environmental Challenges: Technical Symposium on Earth Systems Engineering

Engineering and Environmental Challenges: Technical Symposium on Earth Systems Engineering

by National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Engineering Annual Meeting Staff
     
 

Dealing with the challenges presented by climate change or rapid urban development require cooperation and expertise from engineering, social and natural sciences. Earth systems engineering is an emerging area of multidisclinary study that takes a holistic view of natural and human system interactions to better understand complex systems. It seeks to develop

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Dealing with the challenges presented by climate change or rapid urban development require cooperation and expertise from engineering, social and natural sciences. Earth systems engineering is an emerging area of multidisclinary study that takes a holistic view of natural and human system interactions to better understand complex systems. It seeks to develop methods and tools that enable technically sound and ethically wise decisions. Engineering and Environmental Challenges presents the proceedings of a National Academy of Engineering public symposium on Earth systems engineering.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780309084154
Publisher:
National Academies Press
Publication date:
06/05/2002
Pages:
130
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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