Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxix
  2. Scientific Evidences of Climate Change and Societal Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Maximilian Lackner, Wei-Yin Chen, Toshio Suzuki
      Pages 3-15
    3. Linta M. Mathew, Sonia Akter
      Pages 17-45
    4. Karen Pittel, Dirk Rübbelke, Martin Altemeyer-Bartscher, Sebastian Otte
      Pages 93-125
    5. David J. Rutherford, Eric Thomas Weber
      Pages 127-165
    6. Kristen Alley Swain
      Pages 167-219
    7. Arif S. Malik
      Pages 221-255
    8. Roger Raufer, Paula Coussy, Carla Freeman, Sudha Iyer
      Pages 257-312
    9. Itziar Martínez de Alegría, María-Azucena Vicente-Molina, Cristian Moore
      Pages 341-382
    10. Douglas Crawford-Brown
      Pages 477-488
  3. Impact of Climate Change and Adaptation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 525-525
    2. Yoshihiro Fujii
      Pages 527-554
    3. Dafeng Hui, Qi Deng, Hanqin Tian, Yiqi Luo
      Pages 555-594
    4. David H. Reed
      Pages 595-620
    5. Xing Fang, Heinz G. Stefan, Liping Jiang, Peter C. Jacobson, Donald L. Pereira
      Pages 657-722
    6. Gamal El Afandi
      Pages 723-748
    7. Anne Nyatichi Omambia, Ceven Shemsanga, Ivonne Andrea Sanchez Hernandez
      Pages 749-799
    8. Ceven Shemsanga, A. N. N. Muzuka, L. Martz, H. Komakech, Anne Nyatichi Omambia
      Pages 801-848
    9. Wei-Yin Chen
      Pages 1037-1069
    10. Patrick Moriarty, Damon Honnery
      Pages 1071-1105
    11. Patrick Moriarty, Damon Honnery
      Pages 1107-1125
    12. Ming-Kuo Lee, Chandana Mitra, Amy Thomas, Tyaunnaka Lucy, Elizabeth Hickman, Jennifer Cox et al.
      Pages 1127-1147
    13. Dudley E. Shallcross, Timothy G. Harrison, Alison C. Rivett, Jauyah Tuah
      Pages 1149-1200
    14. Maximilian Lackner
      Pages 1201-1234
    15. Patrick Moriarty, Damon Honnery
      Pages 1235-1249
    16. Sofie Waage Skjeflo
      Pages 1251-1264
    17. Qingmin Meng
      Pages 1265-1278
  4. Climate Change Mitigation: Energy Conversation, Efficiency, and Sustainable Energies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1307-1307
    2. Maximilian Lackner, John M. Seiner, Wei-Yin Chen
      Pages 1385-1411
    3. David W. Yarbrough
      Pages 1413-1431
    4. Satoshi Hirano
      Pages 1433-1464
    5. Dawood Al Abri, Arif S. Malik, Mohammed Albadi, Yassine Charabi, Nasser Hosseinzadeh
      Pages 1465-1501
    6. Anjaneyulu Krothapalli, Brenton Greska
      Pages 1503-1536
    7. Susannah Lee, Melissa Vandiver, Balasubramanian Viswanathan, Vaidyanathan (Ravi) Subramanian
      Pages 1537-1580

About this book


The second edition of this important work covers additional topics of climate change mitigation and adaption strategies. It expands the scope of the first edition in the areas of mitigation and adds important new information on adaptation to climate change. Since the publication of the first edition, important new research findings have been gathered and natural events have continued to highlight the need for action.  


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Editors and affiliations

  • Wei-Yin Chen
    • 1
  • Toshio Suzuki
    • 2
  • Maximilian Lackner
    • 3
  1. 1.Departmemt of Chemical EngineeringUniversity of MississippiOxfordUSA
  2. 2.National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology (AIST)NagoyaJapan
  3. 3.Institute of Advanced Engineering TechnologiesUniversity of Applied Sciences FH Technikum WienViennaAustria

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