Environmental Physics: Sustainable Energy and Climate Change, Third Edition
Copyright © 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Author(s): Egbert Boeker, Rienk Van Grondelle
Published Online: 18 JUL 2011 02:09AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470666753
Online ISBN: 9781119974178
About this Book
This thoroughly revised and updated third edition focuses on the utilization of sustainable energy and mitigating climate change, serving as an introduction to physics in the context of societal problems. A distinguishing feature of the text is the discussion of spectroscopy and spectroscopic methods as a crucial means to quantitatively analyze and monitor the condition of the environment, the factors determining climate change, and all aspects of energy conversion. This textbook will be invaluable to students in physics and related subjects, and supplementary materials are available on a companion website.