Effective Solutions to Pollution Mitigation for Public Welfare

Effective Solutions to Pollution Mitigation for Public Welfare

Ahmet Ozan Gezerman (Yildiz Technical University, Turkey), Burcu Didem Corbacioglu (Yildiz Technical University, Turkey) and Bhola R. Gurjar (Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India)
Release Date: April, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 274|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3379-5
ISBN13: 9781522533795|ISBN10: 1522533796|EISBN13: 9781522533801


The use of certain deterrent measures and supporting mechanisms of macroeconomic environmental policies is greatly important. As the environment continues to falter, it is increasingly imperative to develop new technologies and methodologies that have the potential to improve sustainability and cleanliness.

Effective Solutions to Pollution Mitigation for Public Welfare is a critical scholarly resource that examines alternative solution methods to mitigate the pollution generated by industrial sources. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as renewable energy, climate change, and water security, this book is geared towards graduate students, managers, researchers, academics, engineers, and government officials seeking current research on solutions that are convenient and practicable for manufacturers to implement.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Biomethanation
  • Climate Change
  • Pollution Exposure
  • Renewable Energy
  • Urbanization
  • Water Quality
  • Water Security

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Bhola Ram Gurjar is a Professor in Civil (Environmental) Engineering, Dean of Resources & Alumni Affairs and Head of Centre for Transportation Systems (CTRANS) at India’s premier technological institution, Indian Institute of Technology – IIT Roorkee. He holds a PhD in the area of Environmental Risk Analysis from India's premier technological institution I.I.T. Delhi followed by Postdoctoral research at the Max Planck Institute in Mainz (Germany). He has about 25 years’ progressive professional experience in industry, teaching, training, research, and consultancy. Professor Gurjar has (co)authored / (co)edited nine books and 140 publications in total. He has received several awards and fellowships including the prestigious Advanced Postdoctoral Research Fellowship of the Max Planck Society (Germany) (2002-2005) and UKIERI Grant to visit Univ. of Surrey (U.K.) (Dec. 2012-Jan. 2013). Prof. Gurjar is among the leading academics and researchers who have worked extensively in the area of environmental science and engineering specially focused on air and water pollution, and environmental quality and health risk assessment, which is reflected in his several highly cited research papers published on these themes.