TY - CHAP A1 - Yuqiu Yang A2 - Hiroyuki Hamada ED1 - Tauseef Aized Y1 - 2011-10-03 PY - 2011 T1 - A Study on Design of Fiber-Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Tubes as Energy Absorption Element in Vehicles N2 - The civilization of present age is predominantly dependent on energy resources and their utilization. Almost every human activity in today's life needs one or other form of energy. As world's energy resources are not unlimited, it is extremely important to use energy efficiently. Both energy related technological issues and policy and planning paradigms are highly needed to effectively exploit and utilize energy resources. This book covers topics, ranging from technology to policy, relevant to efficient energy utilization. Those academic and practitioners who have background knowledge of energy issues can take benefit from this book. BT - Energy Technology and Management SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/18336 DO - 10.5772/18336 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-08-04 ER -