Sustainable Engineering may be defined as engineering for human development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
Examples of Sustainable Engineering include:
Using methods that minimize environmental damage to provide sufficient food, water, shelter, and mobility for a growing world population,Designing products and processes so that wastes from one are used as inputs to another, Incorporating environmental and social constraints as well as economic considerations into engineering decisions.
Journal of Architectural Engineering Technology which has been OMICS group open access journal publishes original research, review papers, Case Studies, Shot Communication articles. Open-access journals are available in online for the readers without any barriers except giving more knowledge. Some are sponsored, and a few need payment on behalf of the author. Advantages and downsides of open-access journals are the themes of abundant discussion amongst students and publishers. Reactions of existing publishers to open-access journal publication have ranged from moving with enthusiasm to open-access business model.
Last date updated on June, 2014