Infrastructure Engineering - Research Publications
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Sustainable Energy for All 2015—Progress Toward Sustainable Energy
(World Bank, 2015)
Optical Sensing of Vegetation Water Content: A Synthesis Study
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2015-04-01)
Vegetation water content (VWC) plays an important role in parameterizing the vegetation influence on microwave soil moisture retrieval. During the past decade, relationships have been developed between VWC and vegetation ...
Time efficient post-disaster housing reconstruction with prefabricated modular structures
(The Urban International Press, 2014-09-01)
With many natural disasters such as earthquakes, cyclones, bushfires and tsunamis destroying human habitats around the world, post-disaster housing reconstruction has become a critical topic. The current practice of ...
Spatio-temporal event detection using probabilistic graphical models (PGMs)
(IEEE xplore, 2013)
Event detection concerns identifying occurrence of interesting events which are meaningful and understandable. In dynamic fields, as time passes the attribute of phenomenon varies in spatial locations. Detecting events in ...
mo' justis: the law of defamation in Texas
(The Victorian Bar, 2008/2009)
When the local newspaper published a satirical article lampooning the justice dispensed in the local juvenile court the judge and prosecutor sued for libel and the case continued for five years before the newspaper’s right ...
[Review of the book Better: a surgeon's notes on performance]
Author-surgeon’s book describes improved outcomes by improving on performance.
The brethren updated [Review of the book The nine: inside the secret world of the Supreme Court]
This book looks at the process underlying the nomination, confirmation and appointment of some US Federal judges including the resignation of Justice O'Connor of the Supreme Court.
[Review of the book How the states got their shapes]
This book considers the political and legal reasons underlying the present location of the borders (or boundaries) of the states making up the United States of America.