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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 173 new and published books in the subject of Hydraulic Engineering — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. River Flow 2014

    Edited by Anton J. Schleiss, Giovanni de Cesare, Mario J. Franca, Michael Pfister

    The behaviour of river systems is a result of the complex interaction between flow, sediments, morphology and habitats. Furthermore, rivers are often used as a source of water supply and energy production as well as a waterway for transportation. The main challenge faced by river engineers today,...

    Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Reservoir Sedimentation

    Edited by Anton J. Schleiss, Giovanni de Cesare, Mario J. Franca, Michael Pfister

    Despite the mechanisms of reservoir sedimentation being well known for a long time, sustainable and preventive measures are rarely taken into consideration in the design of new reservoirs. To avoid operational problems of powerhouses, sedimentation is often treated for existing reservoirs with...

    Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Swiss Competences in River Engineering and Restoration

    Edited by Anton J. Schleiss, Jürg Speerli, Roger Pfammatter

    Every year the Swiss Commission for Flood Protection (KOHS) of the Swiss Association for Water Management (SWV) organizes a symposium where professionals, officers of public administrations, and researchers exchange their experiences on special topics and key projects in river engineering and...

    Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Coagulation and Ultrafiltration in Seawater Reverse Osmosis Pretreatment

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By S. Assiyeh Alizadeh Tabatabai

    This study investigates the role of coagulation in enhancing hydraulic performance and permeate quality of UF membranes and provides insight into options for minimizing or ideally eliminating coagulation from UF pre-treatment to SWRO. Results show that coagulation improves UF hydraulic performance...

    Published July 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 2nd edition

    2nd Edition

    By Ljubomir Tanchev

    Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, now in its second edition, provides a comprehensive and complete overview of all kinds of dams and appurtenant hydraulic structures throughout the world. The reader is guided through different aspects of dams and appurtenant hydraulic structures in 35...

    Published March 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Flood Control and Drainage Engineering, Fourth Edition

    By S.N. Ghosh

    Primarily written as course material on flood control and drainage engineering for advanced students of civil engineering, this new fourth edition is again thoroughly revised. It accommodates recent developments in remote sensing, information technology and GIS technology. New added material deals...

    Published February 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practice

    By Bryan Leyland

    Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practice is a comprehensive reference book covering all aspects of identifying, building, and operating hydroelectric schemes between 500 kW and 50 MW. In this range of outputs there are many options for all aspects of the scheme and it is very important that the...

    Published February 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Environmental and Hydrological Systems Modelling

    By A W Jayawardena

    Mathematical modelling has become an indispensable tool for engineers, scientists, planners, decision makers and many other professionals to make predictions of future scenarios as well as real impending events. As the modelling approach and the model to be used are problem specific, no single...

    Published January 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Quay Walls, Second Edition

    Edited by J.G. de Gijt, M.L. Broeken

    This new edition of the handbook of Quay Walls provides the reader with essential knowledge for the planning, design, execution and maintenance of quay walls, as well as general information about historical developments and lessons learned from the observation of ports in various countries....

    Published December 1st 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Hydraulic Engineering II

    Edited by Liquan Xie

    Hydraulic research is developing beyond traditional civil engineering, since the number of natural hazards increased in recent years, and so did the extent and scope of structural safety assessment and environmental research. Hydraulic Engineering II contains 44 technical papers from the 2nd SREE...

    Published October 31st 2013 by CRC Press