CS/INFO 6702 Topics in Computational Sustainability
Computer Science and Information Science
Instructor: Carla Gomes
· Human-Built Systems and Land Use
Response of crop yields and soil N to diversified rotations: A meta-analysis.
Tonitto, C., M. David & L.E. Drinkwater.
Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 2006.
Agroecosystems, Nitrogen-Use Efficiency, and Nitrogen Management
Kenneth G. Cassman, Achim Dobermann and Daniel T. Walters
Ambio, Vol. 31, No. 2, Optimizing Nitrogen Management in Food and Energy Productions, and Environmental Change (Mar., 2002), pp. 132-140 link
A Survey of
Unresolved Problems in Life Cycle Assessment. Part 2: Impact Assessment
and Interpretation. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
J. Reap, F. Roman,
o Sustainable Cities
Sustainable urban design: an environmental approach link
by Randal Thomas
Some Computer Science Issues in Creating a Sustainable World
Mankoff, J., Kravets, R., Blevis, E.
IEEE Computer Magazine 41(8) 2008 link
o Energy efficiency - Sustainable
Management of Data Centers
A Case For Adaptive Datacenters To Conserve Energy and Improve Reliability. Bodik, B., M.P. Armbrust, K. Canini, A. Fox, M. Jordan, and D.A..Patterson. 2008. Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2008-127.EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley.
Exergy Analysis of Data Center Thermal Management Systems. Shah, A., V. Carey, C. Bash, and C. Patel. 2008. Journal of Heat Transfer
130(2): 021401 (10 pages).
Sustainable Operation and Management of Data Center Chillers using Temporal DataMining. Patnaik, P., S.R. Marwah, and N. Ramakrishnan. 2009 In Proceedings of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD’09), June 28–July 1, 2009, Paris. France. New York: ACM.
Tech Titans Building Boom. Katz, R.H. 2009. IEEE Spectrum Online.
Available online at http://www.spectrum.ieee.org/feb09/7327.