164 pages , Springer , 2017-07-27 This book analyzes the thermal characteristics of power electronic devices (PEDs) with a focus on those used in wind and solar energy systems. The authors focus on the devices used in such applications, for example boost converters and inverters under different operating conditions. The book explains in detail finite element modeling tec...[Read More]
To act as the centre of excellence on the African continent on issues of Climate change, Sustainable Agriculture, Environmental conservation, Human rights, Research for Devt, Gender, Rural Finance, vocational Education and Health promotion in the Mountains
The International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP) was a research programme that studied the human and societal aspects of the phenomenon of global change.
IHDP aimed to frame, develop and integrate social science research on global change, and promote the application of its key findings. It strived to develop research approaches that put societies at the center of ...[Read More]
The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) connects 90 of the world’s greatest cities, representing 650+ million people and one quarter of the global economy. Created and led by cities, C40 is focused on tackling climate change and driving urban action that reduces greenhouse gas emissions and climate risks, while increasing the health, wellbeing and economic opportunities of urban citizens.
An ecological relationship is the relationship between an organism in its ecosystem. All organisms in an ecosystem are connected in one way or another. Each interaction depends on the one before it. Each population interacts with one another in a complex web of relations. Ecological relationships help better to describe how they are connected.
There are ecological relationships in which two are op...[Read More]