Physical Nonequilibrium in Soils: Modeling and Application, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Physical Nonequilibrium in Soils

Modeling and Application, 1st Edition

By H. Magdi Selim, Liwang Ma

CRC Press

500 pages

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Hardback: 9781575040493
pub: 1998-06-01
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Physical Nonequilibrium in Soils provides cutting-edge knowledge on physical nonequilibrium phenomena in soils, offering unique insight into the complexity of our physical world. With 18 chapters comprising the book, topics cover

  • soil properties
  • fluid properties
  • mechanistic models
  • transfer function
  • geostatistics
  • fractal analysis
  • cellular-automation fluids
  • coupling of physical and chemical nonequilibrium models
  • confirming and quantifying physical nonequilibrium in soils
  • analytical solutions
  • field-scale research
  • environmental impacts.

  • Table of Contents

    Coupling Sorption Rate Heterogeneity and Physical Nonequilibrium in Soils, R.J. Wagenet and W. Chen

    Hydraulic and Physical Nonequilibrium Effects on Multiregion Flow, G.V. Wilson, J.P. Gwo, P.M. Jardine, and R.J. Luxmoore

    Multiprocess Nonequilibrium and Nonideal Transport of Solutes in Porous Media, M.L. Brusseau

    Coupling of Retention Approaches to Physical Nonequilibrium Models, L. Ma and H.M. Selim

    Analytical Solutions for Nonequilibrium Transport Models, F.J. Leij and N. Toride

    Use of Fractals to Describe Soil Structure, H.W.G. Booltink, J. Bouma, and P. Droogers

    Modeling the Impact of Preferential Flow on Nonpoint Source Pollution, N. Jarvis

    Modeling the Interaction between Leaching and Intraped Diffusion, T.M. Addiscott, A.C. Armstrong, and P.B. Leeds-Harrison

    Experimental Techniques for Confirming and Quantifying Physical Nonequilibrium Processes in Soils, P.M. Jardine, R. O'Brien, G.V. Wilson, and J.-P. Gwo

    Transport in Unsaturated Soil: Aggregates, Macropores, and Exchange, B.E. Clothier, I. Vogeler, S.R. Green, and D.R. Scotter

    Field Parameterization of the Mobile/Immobile Domain Model, D.B. Jaynes and R. Horton

    Transfer Function Approaches to Modeling Solute Transport in Soils, R.E. White, L.K. Heng, and R.B. Edis

    Field-Scale Solute Transport in the Vadose Zone: Experimental Observations and Interpretation, M. Flury, W.A. Jury, and E.J. Kladivko

    Density-Coupled Water Flow and Contaminant in Soils, R.S. Mansell, J.H. Dane, D. Shinde, and H.H. Liu

    Numerical Modeling of NAPL Dissolution Fingering in Porous Media, C.T. Miller, S.N. Gleyzer, and P.T. Imhoff

    Flow and Entrapment of Nonaqueous Phase Liquids in Heterogeneous Soil Formations, T.H. Illangasekare

    Strategies for Describing Preferential Flow: The Continuum Approach and Cellular-Automation Fluids, L. Di Pietro

    Using GIS and Geostatistics to Model Nonequilibrium Flow at a Farm Scale, A.S. Rogowski

    Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    SCIENCE / Environmental Science
    TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General