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  • Shon, Chang-Seon; Mukashev, Temirlan; Lee, Deuckhang; Zhang, Dichuan; Kim, Jong R. (MDPI, 2019-02-11)
    Due to the increased demands of adapting the sustainability concept in the construction industry, many researchers have developed and evaluated the composite materials made with agricultural by-products, such as straws, ...
  • Busquets, Rosa; Ivanov, Alexander E.; Mbundi, Lubinda; Hörberg, Sofia; Kozynchenko, Oleksandr P.; Cragg, Peter J.; Savina, Irina N.; Whitby, Raymond L D; Mikhalovsky, Sergey V.; Tennison, Stephen R.; Jungvid, Hans; Cundy, Andrew B. (Journal of Environmental Management, 2016-11-01)
    Effective technologies are required to remove organic micropollutants from large fluid volumes to overcome present and future challenges in water and effluent treatment. A novel hierarchical composite filter material for ...
  • Zhao, Yan; Zhang, Yongguang; Bakenova, Zagipa; Bakenov, Zhumabay (Frontiers in Energy Research., http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fenrg.2015.00002/abstract, 2015-02-02)
    High specific energy and low cost flexible lithium/sulfur batteries have attracted significant attention as a promising power source to enable future flexible and wearable electronic devices. Here, we review recent ...
  • Kizilirmak, Refik Caglar; Narmanlioglu, Omer; Uysal, Murat (Journal of LATEX class files, 2015-08-08)
    Visible light communication (VLC) builds upon the idea of using existing lighting infrastructure for wireless data transmission. In a conventional VLC network, each light fixture acts as an access point (AP) which are ...
  • Mukhambetiyar, A.; Jaeger, M.; Adair, D. (Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, 2017-04-12)
    The use of micro shock tubes has become common in many instruments requiring a high velocity and temperature flow field, for example in micro-propulsion systems and drug delivery devices for medical systems. A shock tube ...
  • Mukhambetiyar, A.; Jaeger, M.; Adair, D. (Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, 2017)
    The use of micro shock tubes has become common in many instruments requiring a high velocity and temperature flow field, for example in micro-propulsion systems and drug delivery devices for medical systems. A shock tube ...
  • Akhatova, A.; Kassymov, A.; Kazmaganbetova, M.; Rojas-Solórzano, L. (Journal of Urban and Environmental Engineering, 2015-10-31)
    The aim of this paper is to consider one of the most traffic-loaded regions of Astana city (Kazakhstan) and to determine the concentration of carbon-monoxide (CO) in the air during the peak hours. CFD analysis based on ...
  • Doula, Maria K.; Moreno-Ortego, Jose Luis; Tinivella, Federico; Inglezakis, Vassilis J.; Sarris, Apostolos; Komnitsas, Konstantinos (Olive Mill Waste, 2017-01-01)
    Abstract Olive oil industry grows constantly in specific parts of the world. About 750 million olive trees are cultivated and approximately 2.95 million tons of olive oil are produced annually. Most olive oil (98%) is ...
  • Malamis, S.; Katsou, E.; Inglezakis, V.J.; Kershaw, S.; Venetis, D.; Folini, S. (Elsevier, 2016-01-01)
    Abstract This chapter summarizes urbanization and its consequences to the environment. As more people concentrate in cities and as the urban population is increasing, serious environmental challenges arise which need to ...
  • Itskos, G.; Nikolopoulos, N.; Kourkoumpas, D.-S.; Koutsianos, A.; Violidakis, I.; Drosatos, P.; Grammelis, P. (Elsevier, 2016-01-01)
    Abstract This chapter summarizes the fundamentals of the main technologies implemented for power production worldwide, by also analyzing their overall environmental impact. A holistic approach on presenting the basics, ...
  • Inglezakis, V.J. (Elsevier, 2016-01-01)
    Abstract This chapter deals with some aspects of the extraterrestrial environment, which is relevant—directly or indirectly—to human development. Space waste is an emerging problem that poses serious threats to human ...
  • Wang, Zhifeng; Zhang, Xiaomin; Zhang, Yongguang; Li, Man; Qin, Chunling; Bakenov, Zhumabay (MDPI, 2018-04-09)
    CuS is a metal sulfide anode material used in constructing lithium ion batteries (LIBs) with great promise. However, its practical application is limited by rapid capacity decline, poor cycling, and rate performance. In ...
  • Tsakalerou, Mariza (2015)
    Businesses clusters are defined as geographical concentrations of vertically and horizontally integrated firms in related lines of business. As such, clusters are complex and dynamic structures that are continuously evolving. ...
  • Kerimray, Aiymgul; Rojas-Solórzano, Luis; Amouei Torkmahalleh, Mehdi; Hopke, Philip K.; Ó Gallachóir, Brian P. (Energy for Sustainable Development, 2017-10-01)
    Abstract Residential coal consumption has decreased significantly since 1990 in most developed and developing countries, due to fuel switching. However, there are still countries with a high proportion of households using ...
  • Khayami, Hossein; Ghassemi, Mohsen; Ardekani, Kamyar; Maham, Behrouz; Saad, Walid (2013 IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC), 2013)
    The explosive growth in users' demand in both areas of wireless communications and power generation has led to design of new key technologies that will be dominant in the near future; cognitive radio networks in communications ...
  • Vakhguelt, Anatoli; Kapayeva, Sarken D.; Bergander, Marek J. (Procedia Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.04.465, 2017)
    Boilers, the most troublesome components of electric power, chemical and processing plants generate high costs in unscheduled shutdowns, repairs and power replacement. Every occurrence of ruptured tubes leads to emergency ...
  • Maham, Behrouz (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2015-09-10)
    Molecular communication is an emerging communication technology for applications requiring nanoscale networks. Transferring vital information about external and internal conditions of the body through the nervous system ...
  • Siswoyo Jo, Riady; Wong, Basil T.; Vakhguelt, Anatoli (American Institute of Physics Inc., 2016-06-08)
    This study aims to investigate the attenuation and dispersion of pressure waves propagating in aerosols. A numerical scheme based on Crank-Nicolson finite differencing and trapezoidal quadrature discretization methods is ...
  • Turkyilmaz, Ali; Guney, Mert; Karaca, Ferhat; Bagdatkyzy, Zhanar; Sandybayeva, Aiganym; Sirenova, Gulzat (MDPI, 2019-03-15)
    The construction industry in Central Asia has shown rapid growth in the last decade due to an economic boom, leading to high construction & demolition waste (C&DW) generation accompanied by waste management operations ...
  • Kozlovskiy, A. L.; Korolkov, I. V.; Kalkabay, G.; Ibragimova, M. A.; Ibrayeva, A. D.; Zdorovets, M. V.; Mikulich, V. S.; Yakimchuk, D. V.; Shumskaya, A. E.; Kaniukov, E. Yu. (Journal of Nanomaterials, 2017-05-07)
    Due to the Ni nanotubes’ shape anisotropy, low specific density, large specific surface, and uniform magnetic field, they have been offered as carriers for targeted delivery of drug or protein and the process of their ...