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  • 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…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Harmful Algae Blooms in Drinking Water

    Removal of Cyanobacterial Cells and Toxins

    By Harold W. Walker

    Harmful algal blooms (HABs) occurring in freshwater, and the associated toxins they produce, are dangerous to animals and humans. Mitigating the increasing presence of HABs presents a major challenge to water managers and drinking water utilities across the world. This book explores the current…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Water and Wastewater Transport and Treatment

  • Membrane Fabrication

    Edited by Nidal Hilal, Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Chris Wright

    Membranes play a crucial role in ensuring the optimum use and recovery of materials in manufacturing. In the process industries, they are required for efficient production and minimization of environmental impact. They are also essential for the efficient production of clean water, a significant…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

  • Constructed Subsurface Wetlands

    Case Study and Modeling

    By Abdel Razik Ahmed Zidan, Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Hady

    With a sharp focus on environmental pollution and its impact on life and nature, scientists and engineers have studied the water treatment effect of natural wetlands for many years, resulting in the development of constructed wetlands (CWs) for treating wastewater. This informative new book…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Geothermal, Wind and Solar Energy Applications in Agriculture and Aquaculture

    Edited by Jochen Bundschuh, Janusz Piechocki, D. Chandrasekharam, Guangnan Chen

    The agri-food chain consumes about one third of the world’s energy production with about 12% of it for crop production and nearly 80% for processing, distribution, retail, preparation and cooking. The agri-food chain also accounts for 80-90% of total global freshwater use where 70% alone is for…

    Hardback – 2017-06-13 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management

    By James C Y Guo

    Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques. It covers the principles of hydrology and drainage,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    CRC Press

  • Modernisation Strategy for National Irrigation Systems in the Philippines

    Balanac and Sta. Maria River Irrigation Systems

    By Mona Liza F. Delos Reyes

    The book presents documentary evidence of the insufficiency of rehabilitation works to close the gap between the irrigation service and actual area irrigated of publicly funded national irrigation systems in the Philippines. It outlines a methodology for formulating a modernisation plan for…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Role of Reservoir Operation in Sustainable Water Supply to Subak Irrigation Schemes in Yeh Ho River Basin

    Development of Subak Irrigation Schemes: Learning from Experiences of Ancient Subak Schemes for Participatory Irrigation System Management in Bali

    By Mawiti Infantri Yeketi

    A Subak irrigation scheme, primarily in Bali, Indonesia concerns an irrigation system of which the construction, operation and management are based on agreed principles of technology, management of agriculture and religious community. Subak systems have been well known since the 9th Century. As a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Drought and Water Scarcity

    Environmental Impacts and Analysis of Drought and Water

    Edited by Saeid Eslamian, Faezeh A. Eslamian

    This volume includes over 30 chapters, written by experts from around the world. It examines the environmental aspects of drought such as groundwater and soil contamination, river low-flow, urban water quality, and desertification. It also examines the effects of climate change and variability on…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Flood Assessment

    Modeling & Parameterization

    Edited by Eric W. Harmsen, Megh R. Goyal

    About 7,000 people lose their lives and nearly 100 million people are adversely affected by floods each year worldwide. Flooding occurs in almost every part of the world and is the result of extreme rainfall. Severe flooding also costs billions of dollars each year in damage and economic losses.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods

    Simulation of Chemical Processes

    Edited by Bharat A. Bhanvase, Rajendra P. Ugwekar, Raju B. Mankar

    Due to increasing demand for potable and irrigation water, new scientific research is being conducted to deal with wastewater from a variety of sources. Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods: Simulation of Chemical Processes presents a selection of research related to applications of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater

    Treatment, Reuse, and Disposal

    By Frank R. Spellman

    This book provides a balanced discussion about the wastewater generated by hydraulic fracturing operations, and how to manage it. It includes an in-depth discussion of the hydraulic fracturing process, the resulting water cycle, and the potential risks to groundwater, soil, and air. The “fracking”…

    Hardback – 2017-05-09 
    CRC Press

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