Book chapters

Elsevier,

Design for Health, January 2020, Pages 323-340

This book chapter advances SDG 3 and 10 by exploring the current state of design as applied to global health, models of how it is carried out, and some of the questions that arise for practitioners. The goal of this chapter is to help practioners design models to help improve health and well-being of people in lower income countries.
Elsevier,

Introduction to Industrial Energy Efficiency, Energy Auditing, Energy Management, and Policy Issues, 2020, Pages 215-226

This chapter advances SDG 7, 11 and 12 by addressing energy efficiency of heating systems, cooling systems, and hot water systems, examining measures to reduce energy use in these systems.
Elsevier,

Autism 360°, 2020, Pages 269-276

This chapter addresses Goal 3 by discussing early interventions for autistic children via a mobile service system.
Elsevier,

Advances in Chemical Engineering, Volume 56, January 2020

This book chapter advances SDGs 3 and 13 by highlighting the green and sustainable alternatives that have been used so far in the open literature for the production of waterborne polymeric dispersions.
Elsevier,

Supervised Machine Learning in Wind Forecasting and Ramp Event Prediction, Wind Energy Engineering, 2020, Pages 75-99

This book chapter addresses SDG 7 by explaining wind forecasting and how hybrid models based on machine learning is improving accuracy.
Elsevier,

Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials: Nanomaterial for CO2 Sequestration, Volume 3, 2020

This book chapter advances SDGs 7, 13, and 12 by describing promising nanomaterials for the capture of CO2 emissions. Since it will take time for the world to rely solely on renewables, nanomaterials for carbon capture can help protect the atmosphere from harmful greenhouse gases in the interim.
Elsevier,

Global Mental Health and Neuroethics, Global Mental Health in Practice, 2020, Pages 237-261

Global mental health, neuroethics, and disability have become three intertwined disciplines/fields. Mental disorders are a major contributor to global burden of disease. Advances in neuroscience-technology expand our vision of the relationship between brain, mind and environment.This chapter addresses the SDG 3 by exploring the challenges and hopes in this area.
Elsevier,

Agricultural Internet of Things and Decision Support for Precision Smart Farming, 2020, Pages 1-33

This chapter explores how using technology and precision farming can improve yields while protecting the earth's resources, advancing SDGs 2 and 12.
Elsevier,

Sustainable Bioenergy, Advances and Impacts, 2019, Pages 49-87

This book chapter addresses goals 7, 9, and 13 by reviewing the prospects and constraints for bioenergy development in Africa to ensure sustainable bioenergy production in the future.
Elsevier,

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles, 2020, Pages 311-326

This book chapter addresses goals 9 and 12 by describing recycling methods including primary, mechanical, chemical and quaternary, to create new valuable products from plastic wastes and keep them out of landfill.

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