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  1. Hydraulicians in the USA

    A Biographical Dictionary of Leaders in Hydraulic Engineering and Fluid Mechanics

    By Willi H. Hager

    Series: IAHR Monographs

    This book provides 1-page short biographies of scientists and engineers working in the area 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 professional details,...

    To Be Published June 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. 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...

    To Be Published June 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Venkatesh Uddameri, Audra Morse, Kay J. Tindle

    Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspective serves as an introduction to hydraulic fracturing and provides balanced coverage of its benefits and potential negative effects. Presenting a holistic assessment of hydraulic fracturing and its environmental impacts,...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Ocean Zoning

    Making Marine Management More Effective

    By Tundi Agardy

    Our knowledge of the oceans is increasing rapidly, as more powerful tools for exploration and exploitation make it easier to locate valuable resources, such as fish stocks, oil and gas reserves, or sites for wind and hydropower schemes. At the same time competition for space has intensified,...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Reforming Institutions in Water Resource Management

    Policy and Performance for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Lin Crase, Vasant P. Gandhi

    As water scarcities increase, nations throughout the world are in search of better institutions to manage water resources. India has been making substantial efforts to develop its water management systems since independence and significant increases in irrigated agriculture have taken place through...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in Agriculture

    Edited by Cornelio Alberto Zolin, Renato de A. R. Rodrigues

    Climate change and its impact on water resources in agriculture pose one of the biggest challenges for food, energy, fiber, and water security worldwide and, as a consequence, for society. This book presents a multidisciplinary approach towards climate change and water resources in agriculture and...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Bioremediation of Wastewater

    Factors and Treatment

    Edited by Olga Sanchez

    The quantity and quality of waste generated and discharged into natural water bodies is a topic of serious concern. Consequently, there is a need for different strategies to address wastewater treatment and subsequent reuse, especially in arid and semi-arid areas where water shortages are the rule....

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  8. Design of Electrical Transmission Lines

    Structures and Foundations

    By Sriram Kalaga, Prasad Yenumula

    This book will cover every structural system used in high-voltage transmission lines and their associated foundations, hardware used to support conductors, fabrication and assembly and more. In most developing countries, the term “transmission structures” usually means lattice towers. That term...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Fluvial Processes

    Second Edition

    By Ana Maria Ferreira da Silva, M. Selim Yalin

    Series: IAHR Monographs

    A stream flowing in alluvium deforms its bed surface so as to form ripples, dunes, bars, etc., and, in many instances, it deforms its channel as a whole so as to create meandering or braiding patterns. One can say that, in general, an alluvial stream and its deformable boundary undergo a variety of...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Biogenic Nanoparticles of Elemental Selenium

    Synthesis, Characterization and Relevance in Wastewater Treatment

    By Rohan Jain

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Selenium is an intriguing element as on one hand it is toxic and on the other hand it is a necessary micro-nutrient for humans. It is also a desirable element due to its unique properties and hence it is used in xerogrpahy, rectifiers, solar cells etc. The presence of selenium in agriculture,...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by CRC Press