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Environmental Science and Sustainable Development


This proceedings is a collection of selected papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Environmental Science and Sustainable Development (ICESSD 2015), which was held on October 25–26, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand. Issues covered include environment protection and sustainable development. Researchers working in these two areas should find results in the proceedings enlightening and topics discussed challenging.

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Source Identification of Heavy Metals on Surface Soil in Guiyang City, China (360 KB)


  • Environmental Pollution and Protection Engineering:
    • Source Identification of Heavy Metals on Surface Soil in Guiyang City, China(L J Dai, X F Cai, J Wang, Y X Zhang and F Q Hu)
    • Hazard Analysis and Protective Countermeasures of Dust Explosion in Dedusting System(J F Zhang, X Liu, Q Li, Y L Li and Y Hu)
    • Digital Manufacturing: Way to the Environment Safe Factory(A A Kutin and N N Zakshevskaya)
    • Disposal of Plastic Waste and Stone Dust: A Sustainable Development Approach(Thangjam Somchand Singh)
    • Ambient Air Quality in Thailand: The Impact of Particulate and Gaseous pollutants on IAQ(Christopher O Muller, Henri Seng and Tavatchai Satienrattanakul)
    • Investigation on Heavy Metal Enrichment Characteristics of Eight Weeds in Coalmine Wasteland, Eastern Guangdong(Y M Zhong, Q H Yang, X L Zeng, D L Liu and H N Liu)
    • New Approach to Development of Flow Neutralization System for Exhaust Gases Purification(A A Vedyagin, I V Desyatykh, T A Maksimova and I V Mishakov)
    • Statistical Relationship between Dissolved and Suspended Components in an Electrically-Enhanced Membrane Bioreactor for Municipal Wastewater Treatment(A Giwa and S W Hasan)
    • Enhancement of Anaerobic Biodegradability and Solubilization by Thermal Pre-Treatment of Waste Activated Sludge(S Y Jeong, J H Jeung, D H Moon and S W Chang)
    • Liquid Recirculation System for Anaerobic Digestion Using Source Sorted Food Waste(C H Cho and B H Lee)
    • Characteristics of Carbonization Residue with Mixture of Woody Waste and Sewage Sludge(H J Choi and S W Rhee)
    • Research on Palladium Silver Alloy Resistance Hydrogen Sensor(Z T Geng and Q He)
    • Power Analysis of Small Wind Turbine(K Y Huang, G C Tsai, G J Guo and C K Feng)
    • Integrated Waste Management — Technology Transfer between Australia and Nepal(K Douglas, D Ionescu, B Mainali and J Petrolito)
    • Northern Tibet Grassland Vegetation Index Factor Screening and Suitability Partition(G Q Zheng, H C Zheng and Y X Li)
    • Remote Sensing of Suspended Particulate Matter Variability of the Global Coastal Waters Over the Last Decade(H Loisel, V Vantrepotte, D Dessailly, F Steinmetz and B Han)
    • Risk Assessment on Storm Flood Disasters of Different Return Periods in Huai River Basin(Z T Zhang, N Li and C Gao)
    • Effects of N and P Additions on Soil Nutrient and Biochemical Characteristics in an Acacia Mangium Stand(J Li, W L Huang, L Xue and Z Y Lie)
    • Soil Characteristics of Tephrosia Candida Stands with Different Densities(Z Y Lie, J Li, L Xue and W L Huang)
    • Diagnostics of the Influence of Suspended Solids and Phosphorus on Groundwater Quality(Lucie Teslikova Hurdalkova, Dagmar Kuta and Nada Zdrazilova)
    • Analytical Research on Pollution Sources of PAHs in the Soil Based on Principal Component Analysis (PCA)(F Chen, Z W Cao and Y F Zhang)
    • Strategic Approach to Develop Biological Washing in Global Scale(H K Zhang, J M H Chiang, M Plaisent and P Bernard)
    • From the Perspective of Green Laws to Discuss the Green Environmental Performance of Manufacturers(S B Tsai)
    • Determination of the Maximum Explosion Pressure of Coal Dust Clouds(R Kuracina, Z Szabova, M Mencik and P Cekan)
    • Research of Multi-Functional Coastal Zoning and Evaluation Based on Principle Component Analysis(L Zhao, M M Song and Z D Xu)
    • Residence Time Distribution and Disinfectant Mixing in Private Water Tanks(V G Tzatchkov, A Martin-Dominguez and R D Hernandez-Lopez)
    • Analysis of Inconsistent Hydrological Frequency Based on TFPW-MK-Pettitt and EEMD(J Wu, Y F Chen and Q Hang)
  • Energy Science and Sustainable Development:
    • Energy Consumption of Ozone Generation and Dye Degradation by Using ZnO Photocatalytic Ozonation(Suntree Sangjan, Sirichai Puasawat and Channarong Uamthong)
    • Nannochloropsis OculataAlgae as Biofuels: A Review on Two-Stage Culture(N A Zakariah, N Abd Rahman, F Hamzah, T Md Jahi and A Ismail)
    • Life Cycle Assessment of Power Generation from Solar Energy in Thailand(W Khaenson, S Maneewan, C Punlek, S Chindaraksa and N Rachapradit)
    • Wind Load Analysis and Temperature Measuring Experiment for Design and Fabrication of Solar Collecting System Combined Small Flat Mirrors(K H Song, C W Son, H S Ahn, K T Kim, T I Seo, B H Jo and J E Kim)
    • Investigating Competitive Strategies of Renewable Energy Enterprises from the Perspective of Renewable Energy Law(S B Tsai)
    • Air Steam Gasification of Coconut Shell in a Fluidized Bed(S Baskara Sethupathy and E Natarajan)
    • Effect of Electrolyte Composition and Anodic Voltage on the Morphology of TiO2 Nanotube(Yongho Lee and Daewon Pak)
    • Electrochemical Characteristics of IrO2 + TaO5 / Ti DSA Electrode(Jaemin Yoo and Daewon Pak)
    • Effect of Temperature on Torrefaction of Food Waste Using Heat Carrier(Hyunsook Kim and Daewon Pak)
    • Simulation on Improved Genetic Algorithm of The Ship`s Superheated Steam Pressure(P Wang, S Zeng, R H Dai and G L Zhang)
    • Methane Potential of Various Organic Wastes: Study of Biochemical Methane Potential (BMP) Test Before Co-Digestion(J H Jeung, D H Moon and S W Chang)
    • The External Benefits of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: A Contingent Valuation Study(S H Min, S Y Park and S H Yoo)
    • The External Benefits of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: A Choice Experiment Study(Hyo-Jin Kim, So-Yeon Park and Seung-Hoon Yoo)
    • The Economic Effects of Expanding Organic Waste-To-Energy Facilities in Korea: An Input-Output Analysis(Yong-Cheol Cho, Min-Ji Baek and Seung-Hoon Yoo)
    • A New Porous Catalytic Filter for CO2 Methanation(D H Moon, J H Jeung, S S Kim, and S W Chang)
    • Cross-Country Analysis of the Sustainable Human Development Based on Slack-Based DEA(X Y Zhu, Y X Liu and S Q Ye)
    • Road Asset Management for Sustainable Development(S Cafiso, A Di Graziano, C D`Agostino, G Pappalardo and B Capac)
    • Assessment of Identified Risks in the Process of Preparing and Creating a Municipal Land Plan(J Betáková and J. Dvorský)
    • Research on Re-Employment Condition of Flexible Employment(J Wu and X Wang)
    • Factors Affecting Consumer`s Choice for Electric Motorcycles: A Case in Macau(X Zhou, N Sheng and K P Liang)
    • The Performance of a Batch Rotating Fixed Bed of Scrap Bearing Iron Spheres in Hexavalent Chromium Reduction(S Nabil, T M Zewail and N K Amin)
    • Implementation and Design of Voltage-Mode CMOSPWM Boost Power Converter with Feed Forward and Feedback Control Circuit(Min-Chin Lee and Wen-Shiang Jung)
    • Foundation Stability Research of Mat Jack-Up Oil-Storage-Offloading Platform(Y Gao, Z C Deng, S Wu and L P Sun)
  • Biological and Medical Engineering:
    • Study on the Pyrolysis of Seven Monosaccharides(C J Ru, Q D Zhang, S L Zhang, Y B Song, J X Zhang, Y L Zong, R P Han, J H Liu and Y Q Li)
    • Study on Physical and Chemical Properties of 10 Species Phorophyte Canopy Humus of Epiphyte Ferns in Ailaoshan Mts., Yunnan, China(X L Li, J M Feng, X M Li, G S Li and C D Xu)
    • Desulfurization of Oil by RecombinantRhodococcus GordoniaeStrain R3(Theeta Sricoth, Prayad Pokethitiyook, Toemthip Poolpak and Maleeya Kruatrachue)
    • Bioinspired Neural Model of the Semantic Content(M Crisan)
    • Noble Metal (Co-) Functionalized TiO2 Containing Photoreactive Hybrid Surfaces Against Antibiotic ResistantStaphylococcus Aureus andEscherichia Coli(I. Dékány, Sz P Tallósy and L Janovák)
    • Trajectory Tracking Error between Plant, Reference and Adaptive Neural Networks Using Two Control Law for Two-Link Robot Manipulator(Joel Perez Padron and Jose Paz Perez Padron)
    • Insecticidal Activity of Crude Extract from Seeds of Millettia Pachyarpa on Cabbage Aphid(T X Lin, M F Gong, Q L Guan and J N Mao)
    • Screening of Endophytic Bacteria Isolated from Rice Plant Antagonistic Rice Sheath Blight(J N Mao, C H Xu and M F Gong)
    • Disease Resistance Induction in Rice by Inoculation with Endophytic Bacteria Strain REB01(J N Mao, X Y Zhang and M F Gong)
    • Density Effect on the Nutrient Distribution ofElaeocarpus SylvestrisSeedlings(W L Huang, J Li, L Xue and Z Y Lie)
    • Effects of Low Temperature Stress and Release on Fluorescence Indexes of Greening Seedlings of Three Tree Species(Z M Wang, T T Zhou and L Xue)
    • The Bounded Rational Analysis and Treatment of Accounting Professional Judgment Behavior(S H Liu)
    • Static Rigidness Test Analysis of Some Body-in-White Car(A L Sun, X L Tan, J Zhang, X L Zuo and W Peng)
    • A Bilevel Programming Reformulation for a Single-Leg Flight Capacity Control Problem(R X Gao and H P Jiang)
  • Author Index

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