volume-03-Issue 2 (2011)

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Optimization and Realization of a Low-Cost Data Logger

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 117 - 122

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.009

by DJERROUD Salima, BOUDGHENE STAMBOULI Amine from University of Sciences and Technology of Oran (USTOMB) El M’nouar, 31024, B.P. 1505, Oran, Algeria

Abstract: The need often arises for building a low-cost system for characterizing solar module. The circuit presented in this paper may be classified as a low-c read more...

Keywords: Automatic measure, Amorphous silicon, PV hybrid module, Characterization, Thin film, Electrical performance.

The Management of Wastewater in SME/SMI and the Environmental and Economic Benefit Realized through the Implementation of PREMA and Decision Support Approach 'Case Studies'

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 111 - 116

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.008

by Youcef Smaili and Kamel Mouhammedi from UMBB, Boumérdés, Alegria, 35000

Abstract: The industry (SME /SMI) of developing countries must carry out enormous efforts to undertake actions as regards savings in water by lack of organizati read more...

Keywords: Decision support, PREMA method, multi-criteria analysis method, PROMETHE method

Water Management and Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) for Energy Production in Turkey

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 103 - 110

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.007

by Ibrahim Yuksel, Hasan Arman, Gokmen Ceribasi from Sakarya University, Technology Faculty, Department of Civil Engineering, 54187, Sakarya, Turkey , College of Science, Geology Department, United Arab Emirates University, P.O. Box: 17551, Al-Ain, U.A.E.

Abstract: The burning of South-eastern Anatolia Project (GAP) region in Turkey is rich in water for irrigation and hydroelectric power. The Euphrates and Tigris read more...

Keywords: Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP), Hydroelectric, Water Resources, Turkey

The Law on Protection of Public Health with Respect of Environmental Friendly Production

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 99 - 101

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.006

by Fahrettin KORKMAZ from Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey, 25240

Abstract: The objective of this study is to descript law on protection of public health with respect of environmentally friendly production. Since everyone has read more...

Keywords: Research Cluster, Joint Research, Eco-Innovation, Employment, Agriculture

Assessment of Pollution Load from the Industrial Sector in Jordan

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 85 - 98

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.005

by Jamal O. Jaber, Tarek Tarawneh , Luay Hidimi , Amal Hijazi from Interdisciplinary Research Consultants, P.O.Box 13304, Amman 111942, Jordan , Sustainable Environmental and Energy Solutions, Amman, Jordan , On-sabbatical leave from the Faculty of Engineering Technology, Al-Balqa' Applied University, Amman, Jordan

Abstract: Industrial pollution is an area of growing environmental concern in Jordan. Although not a highly industrialized country, several major industries con read more...

Keywords: Environmental analysis, Industry, Pollution load, Pollutants projection, Environmental modeling

Wastewater Characterization in the Sultanate of Oman

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 77 - 84

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.004

by AbdulRahim Al-Omairi, Mahad Baawain, Ahmed Al-Futaisi from Sultan Qaboos University, Alkhoud 123, Muscat, Oman

Abstract: This study focuses on characterizing the quality of domestic wastewater from six different sewage treatment plants (STP) in three regions in Oman: Mus read more...

Keywords: Oman, Wastewater, Characterization, Physical Analysis, Chemical Analysis, Biological Analysis.

The Grape Leaf: a Bioindicator of Fluoride and Sulphur Dioxide Pollution

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 69 - 76

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.003

by Nesrine Rhimi , Mouhiba Ben Nasri-Ayachi , F. Ben Abdallah, from Faculté des Sciences de Sfax, laboratoire d’écologie végétale, Département des Sciences de la vie. Sfax- Tunisie , Laboratoire de Botanique Fondamentale et Appliquée, Faculté des Sciences de Tunis, Tunisie

Abstract: The effects of fluorine and sulphur pollution are studied on three local vine variety trees: Asli, Jerbi and Tounsi. Each growing in the vicinity of a read more...

Keywords: Necrotic halos, bio-indicator, translocation, fluorine external concentration mechanism, calcium, phosphorus

Some Features and Important of Forage kochia (Kochia prostrata (L.) Schrad.) in Natural Areas of Konya

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 65 - 68

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.002

by Ramazan Acar, Sukru Dursun from Selcuk University, Agriculture Faculty, Agronomy Department, Campus, 42003 Konya - TURKEY , Selcuk University, Engineering Faculty, Environmental Engineering Department, Campus, Konya - TURKEY

Abstract: Forage kochia is a plant of the more arid, hot and cold regions. Forage kochia naturally growth or is being grown in unsuitable areas (deserts and roc read more...

Keywords: Forage Kochia, Animal Feed, Erosion Prevent, Drough

Indoor Air Quality in Loose Dairy Housing in Spring and the Effects of Gas Emission on Environmental Pollution

SWES, volume-03, Issue 2 (2011) , PP 59 - 64

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: 10.5383/swes.03.02.001

by Selda UZAL SEYFI , Sukru DURSUN from Department of Farm Structure and Irrigation Selcuk University, Konya, 42003 TURKEY , Department of Environmental Engineering, Selcuk University, Konya, 42003 TURKEY

Abstract: Indoor air quality is one of the important factors for human being and animals in livestock which must be taken consideration with fastidiously. Manur read more...

Keywords: Air quality, ammonia, loose housing, environmental pollution, livestock building, hydrogen sulphide