Intelligent Information Systems and Knowledge Management for Energy, 1st Edition

  • Kostas Metaxiotis
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  • ISBN-10: 1605667382
  • ISBN-13: 9781605667386
  • DDC: 333.793
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 501 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released January 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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More than ever before, energy is becoming one of the most crucial concerns in economical and industrial development. Intelligent Information Systems and Knowledge Management for Energy: Applications for Decision Support, Usage, and Environmental Protection provides in-depth analysis of the need for a holistic approach for the construction and engineering of cities and societies. This defining body of research examines key issues and approaches for energy use and provides future direction of development as well.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Theories and Concepts.
2: Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Modern Energy Applications.
3: Intelligent Control of the Energy Generation Systems.
4: Knowledge Management for Electric Power Utility Companies.
5: Solving Environmental/Economic Dispatch Problem: The Use of Multiobjective Particle Swarm Optimization.
6: Doubly Fed Induction Generators: Overview and Intelligent Control Strategies for Wind Energy Conversion Systems.
7: Models and Tools.
8: Use of Neural Networks for Modeling Energy Consumption in the Residential Sector.
9: Setting Technology Transfer Priorities with CDM-SET3: Development of Sustainable Energy Technology Transfer Tool.
10: Formulating Modern Energy Policy through a Collaborative Expert Model.
11: Fuel Reduction Effect of the Solar Cell and Diesel Engine Hybrid System with a Prediction Algorithm of Solar Power Generation.
12: Comprehensive Energy Systems Analysis Support Tools for Decision Making.
13: Poly-Generation Planning: Useful Lessons from Models and Decision Support Tools.
14: Systems and Applications.
15: Developing an Energy Security Risk Assessment System.
16: Formulating National Action Plans for Energy Business Environment: An Intelligent Information System.
17: Information Technology in Power System Planning and Operation under Deregulated Markets: Case Studies and Lessons Learnt.
18: An Intelligent Motor-Pump System.
19: Intelligent Information Systems for Strengthening the Quality of Energy Services in the EU: Case Study in the Greek Energy Sector.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.