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Aims & Scope
An important function of any large international organisation representing the research, educational and practical components of its wide and varied membership is to disseminate the best elements of its discipline through learned works, specialised research publications and timely reviews. IAHR is particularly well-served in this regard by its flagship journals and the extensive and wide body of substantive historical and reflective books that have been published through its auspices over the years. The IAHR Book Series is an initiative of IAHR, in partnership with CRC Press/Balkema-Taylor & Francis Group, aimed at presenting the state-of-the-art in themes relating to all areas of hydro-environment engineering and research.
The Book Series will assist researchers and professionals working in research and practice by bridging the knowledge gap and by improving knowledge transfer among groups involved in research, education and development. This Book Series includes Design Manuals and Monographs. The Design Manuals contain practical works, theory applied to practice based on multi-authors' work; the Monographs cover reference works, theoretical and state of the art works

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Hydraulics of Levee Overtopping

Hydraulics of Levee Overtopping

1st Edition

By Lin Li, Farshad Amini, Yi Pan, Saiyu Yuan, Bora Cetin
March 21, 2022

Earthen levees are extensively used to protect the population and infrastructure from periodic floods and high water due to storm surges. The causes of failure of levees include overtopping, surface erosion, internal erosion, and slope instability. Overtopping may occur during periods of flooding ...

Climate Change-Sensitive Water Resources Management

Climate Change-Sensitive Water Resources Management

1st Edition

Edited By Ramesh S.V. Teegavarapu, Elpida Kolokytha, Carlos de Oliveira Galvão
December 18, 2020

The book provides an overview of climate change-sensitive water resources management with consideration of adaptation approaches, the assessment of climate change impacts, current contemporary management techniques, and ecological responses. Comprehensive assessments and studies from eight ...

Energy Dissipation in Hydraulic Structures

Energy Dissipation in Hydraulic Structures

1st Edition

Edited By Hubert Chanson
June 30, 2020

Recent advances in technology have permitted the construction of large dams, reservoirs and channels. This progress has necessitated the development of new design and construction techniques, particularly with the provision of adequate flood release facilities. Chutes and spillways are designed to ...

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management Volume I: Fundamentals and Methods

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management: Volume I: Fundamentals and Methods

1st Edition

Edited By Marian Muste, Dennis A. Lyn, David Admiraal, Robert Ettema, Vladimir Nikora, Marcelo H. Garcia
June 30, 2020

This is the first volume of a two-volume guide to designing, conducting and interpreting laboratory and field experiments in a broad range of topics associated with hydraulic engineering. Specific guidance is provided on methods and instruments currently used in experimental hydraulics, with ...

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management Volume II: Instrumentation and Measurement Techniques

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management: Volume II: Instrumentation and Measurement Techniques

1st Edition

Edited By Jochen Aberle, Colin Rennie, David Admiraal, Marian Muste
June 30, 2020

This is the second volume of a two-volume guide to designing, conducting and interpreting laboratory and field experiments in a broad range of topics associated with hydraulic engineering. Specific guidance is provided on methods and instruments currently used in experimental hydraulics, with ...

Fluvial Processes 2nd Edition

Fluvial Processes: 2nd Edition

1st Edition

By Ana Maria Ferreira da Silva, M. Selim Yalin
June 30, 2020

A stream flowing in alluvium deforms its bed surface, forming ripples, dunes, bars, etc., and, in many instances, it deforms its channel entirely, thereby creating meandering or braiding patterns. It could be said that, in general, an alluvial stream and its deformable boundary undergo a variety of...

Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000 Volume 2

Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000: Volume 2

1st Edition

By Willi Hager
June 30, 2020

More than 850 individuals partly forgotten by name, but sometimes found in historical writings, together with many well known or recently deceased persons are presented in terms of bio-data, short career highlights, and main advances made to the profession with a short biography of the main ...

Hydraulicians in the USA 1800-2000 A biographical dictionary of leaders in hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics

Hydraulicians in the USA 1800-2000: A biographical dictionary of leaders in hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics

1st Edition

By Willi H. Hager
June 30, 2020

This book provides 1-page short biographies of scientists and engineers having worked in the areas of hydraulic engineering and fluid dynamics in the USA. On each page, a notable individual is highlighted by: (1) Exact dates and locations of birth and death; (2) Educational and ...

Large-Eddy Simulation in Hydraulics

Large-Eddy Simulation in Hydraulics

1st Edition

By Wolfgang Rodi, George Constantinescu, Thorsten Stoesser
June 30, 2020

Large-Eddy Simulation (LES), which is an advanced eddy-resolving method for calculating turbulent flows, is used increasingly in Computational Fluid Dynamics, also for solving hydraulics and environmental flow problems. The method has generally great potential and is particularly suited for ...

Methods for the Quantitative Assessment of Channel Processes in Torrents (Steep Streams)

Methods for the Quantitative Assessment of Channel Processes in Torrents (Steep Streams)

1st Edition

By Dieter Rickenmann
June 30, 2020

An important part of the risk management of natural hazards in mountain regions concerns the hazard assessment and the planning of protection measures in steep headwater catchments, i.e. torrent control and slope stabilization. Torrent processes in steep channels have their rightful place among the...

Turbulence in Open Channel Flows

Turbulence in Open Channel Flows

1st Edition

Edited By Hiroji Nakagawa, Iehisa Nezu
June 07, 1993

A review of open channel turbulence, focusing especially on certain features stemming from the presence of the free surface and the bed of a river. Part one presents the statistical theory of turbulence; Part two addresses the coherent structures in open-channel flows and boundary layers....

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management, Two Volume Set

Experimental Hydraulics: Methods, Instrumentation, Data Processing and Management, Two Volume Set

1st Edition

Edited By Marian Muste, Jochen Aberle, David Admiraal, Robert Ettema, Marcelo H. Garcia, Dennis Lyn, Vladimir Nikora, Colin Rennie
September 15, 2017

This two-volume book is a comprehensive guide to designing, conducting and interpreting experiments in a broad range of topics associated with hydraulic engineering. It is the first substantial effort in hydraulic engineering to assemble in one place descriptions of all the components of ...

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