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  • Computational Modelling in Hydraulic and Coastal Engineering

    By Christopher Koutitas, Panagiotis D. Scarlatos

    Computational modeling and simulation methods have a wide range of applications in hydraulic and coastal engineering. This textbook provides an introductory but comprehensive coverage of these methods. It emphasises the use of the finite differences method with applications in reservoir management,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-04 
    CRC Press

  • Wetland Soils

    Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition

    By Michael J. Vepraskas, Christopher B. Craft, J.L. Richardson

    In the U.S., both federal and state laws prevent wetlands from being filled in or drained unless permits are obtained by an agency of the federal government. Boundaries of a wetland must be identified and located in the field by examining three parameters: wetland plants, wetland hydrology, and…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23 
    CRC Press

  • Groundwater Geophysics in Hard Rock

    By Prabhat Chandra Chandra

    In hard rock terrain, shallow water wells generally have a poor to moderate yield. Sinking wells deeply to tap yielding fracture zones often backfires, because the borehole may miss the saturated fracture zones at depths. A wrong approach to groundwater exploration in hard rock has therefore often…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30 
    CRC Press

  • Pressure and Temperature Well Testing

    By Izzy M. Kutasov, Lev V. Eppelbaum

    The book comprises two parts: Pressure and Flow Well Testing (Part I) and Temperature Well Testing (Part II), and contains numerous authors’ developments. Due to the similarity in Darcy’s and Fourier’s laws the same differential diffusivity equation describes the transient flow of incompressible…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Hydrology, Third Edition

    By Andy D. Ward, Stanley W. Trimble, Suzette R. Burckhard, John G. Lyon

    The late Professor Reds Wolman in his Foreword to the award-winning second edition said, "This is not your ordinary textbook. Environmental Hydrology is indeed a textbook, but five elements often found separately combine here in one text to make it different. It is eclectic, practical, in places a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-06 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Tsallis Entropy Theory in Water Engineering

    By Vijay P. Singh

    Focuses On an Emerging Field in Water Engineering A broad treatment of the Tsallis entropy theory presented from a water resources engineering point of view, Introduction to Tsallis Entropy Theory in Water Engineering fills a growing need for material on this theory and its relevant applications in…

    Hardback – 2015-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Low-cost space-borne data for inundation modelling: topography, flood extent and water level

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Kun Yan

    This thesis aims to explore the potential and limitations of low-cost, space-borne data in flood inundation modelling under unavoidable, intrinsic uncertainty. In particular, the potential in supporting hydraulic modelling of floods of: NASA’s SRTM (Shuttle Radar Topographic Mission) topographic…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    CRC Press

  • Soil hydrological impacts and climatic controls of land use and land cover changes in the Upper Blue Nile (Abay) basin

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Ermias Teferi Demessie

    Human beings strongly depend on the sustainable availability of resources, such as food, water and energy. The continued supply of these resources can only be assured by sustainable land uses but these are easily threatened by inappropriate human activities. Human behavior is intermingled with…

    Paperback – 2015-08-18
    CRC Press

  • Hydraulicians in the USA 1800-2000

    A Biographical Dictionary of Leaders in Hydraulic Engineering and Fluid Mechanics

    By Willi H. Hager

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-08-17
    CRC Press
    IAHR Monographs

  • Mitigating Land Degradation and Improving Livelihoods

    An Integrated Watershed Approach

    Edited by Feras Ziadat, Wondimu Bayu

    The research presented in this book demonstrates how an integrated ‘systems’ approach to farming in the watershed context increases the effectiveness of a production system and improves people’s livelihoods. It takes an integrated approach, using one watershed in Ethiopia as a ‘laboratory…

    Hardback – 2015-08-11
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Best Management Practices for Drip Irrigated Crops

    Edited by Kamal Gurmeet Singh, Megh R. Goyal, Ramesh P. Rudra

    This book focuses on best management practices for drip irrigated crops. It cover irrigation methods, scheduling of micro irrigation, and mulching and crop performance. Micro irrigation techniques with diverse crops are discussed, including sweet pepper, chili, tomatoes, cauliflower, wheat, sweet…

    Hardback – 2015-07-29
    Apple Academic Press
    Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

  • Bentonite Clay

    Environmental Properties and Applications

    By Roland Pusch

    Studies the Environmental, Cosmetic, and Pharmaceutical Applications of Bentonite Clay Bentonite clay, of which members of the smectite family of clay minerals are particularly important, has proven to be effective in sealing off wastes from groundwater. Bentonite Clay: Environmental Properties…

    Hardback – 2015-06-09
    CRC Press

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