Physical Geography Products

  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos with Applications to Hydrodynamics and Hydrological Modelling

    1st Edition

    By Slavco Velickov

    A hydroinformatics system represents an electronic knowledge encapsulator that models part of the real world and can be used for the simulation and analysis of physical, chemical and biological processes in water systems, in order to achieve a better management of the aquatic environment. …

    Paperback – 2004-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Modelling Uncertainty in Flood Forecasting Systems

    1st Edition

    By Shreeda Maskey

    Like all natural hazards, flooding is a complex and inherently uncertain phenomenon.  Despite advances in developing flood forecasting models and techniques, the uncertainty in forecasts remains unavoidable.  This uncertainty needs to be acknowledged, and uncertainty estimation in flood…

    Paperback – 2004-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Information Theory and Artificial Intelligence to Manage Uncertainty in Hydrodynamic and Hydrological Models

    1st Edition

    By Abebe Andualem Jemberie

    The complementary nature of physically-based and data-driven models in their demand for physical insight and historical data, leads to the notion that the predictions of a physically-based model can be improved and the associated uncertainty can be systematically reduced through the conjunctive use…

    Paperback – 2004-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Monitoring

    1st Edition

    Edited by G. Bruce Wiersma

    The current rate and scale of environmental change around the world makes the detection and understanding of these changes increasingly urgent. Subsequently, government legislation is focusing on measurable results of environmental programs, requiring researchers to employ effective and efficient…

    Hardback – 2004-04-27
    CRC Press

  • Modern Quaternary Research in Southeast Asia, Volume 18

    Quaternary Research In Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By Susan G. Keates, Juliette M. Pasveer

    Written for researchers, university lecturers and advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students in all fields of archaeological and anthropological study, this collection features new research from different excavation sites around Indonesia together with pioneering expert analysis.…

    Hardback – 2004-04-15
    CRC Press

  • Agrometeorology

    Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Harpal S. Mavi, Graeme J. Tupper

    Learn how the climate can affect crop production! Agrometeorology: Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture is a much-needed reference resource on the practice of merging the science of meteorology with the service of agriculture. Written in a concise, straightforward style,…

    Hardback – 2004-04-14
    CRC Press

  • Atmosphere, Weather and Climate

    8th Edition

    By Roger Barry, Richard Chorley

    Atmosphere, Weather and Climate presents a comprehensive introduction to weather processes and climatic conditions around the world, their observed changes and projected future trends. This updated and expanded eighth edition of Atmosphere, Weather and Climate will prove invaluable to those…

    Hardback – 2003-09-11
    Routledge

  • Understanding Wetlands

    Fen, Bog and Marsh, 1st Edition

    By S. M. Haslam

    Wetlands are an important, and sadly diminishing, habitat in many parts of the world. They contribute significantly to the planet's biodiversity, housing thousands of species of plants and animals. Increasingly, human management is required to sustain, and even create these fragile ecosystems,…

    Hardback – 2003-08-15
    CRC Press

  • Contemporary Meanings in Physical Geography

    From What to Why?, 1st Edition

    Over the past twenty years, geography as an academic discipline has become more and more reflective, asking the key questions 'What are we doing?' 'Why are we doing it?'. These questions have, so far, been more enthusiastically taken up by human geography rather than physical geography.…

    Paperback – 2003-06-27
    Routledge

  • RIVER PROCESSES

    An introduction to fluvial dynamics, 1st Edition

    By Andre Robert

    River Processes deals primarily with flow and sediment dynamics in alluvial channels. It emphasises water flows (basic principles and characterisation), fluvial sediment, processes of erosion and sediment transport, bedforms that result from flow-bed sediment interactions in sand and gravel, flow…

    Paperback – 2003-05-30
    Routledge

  • Weather Rage

    1st Edition

    By Ross Reynolds

    Some atmospheric disturbances produce the kind of extreme weather events making the national and international new headlines on a regular basis. Just about everyone is interested in knowing more about hurricanes, typhoons and tornadoes. There is often confusion about whether or not they are the…

    Paperback – 2003-02-13
    CRC Press
    Science Spectra

  • Deterministic Methods in Systems Hydrology

    IHE Delft Lecture Note Series, 1st Edition

    By James C.I. Dooge, Philip O'Kane

    Deterministic Methods in Systems Hydrology presents the basic theory underlying the multitude of parameter-rich models which dominate the hydrological literature. Its objectives are to introduce the elements of systems science as applied to hydrological problems; to present flood prediction and…

    Paperback – 2003-01-01
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE Lecture Note Series

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