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New and Published Books

  1. Sediment Transport in Irrigation Canals

    A New Approach

    By Herman Depeweg, Krishna P. Paudel, Néstor Méndez V

    Series: UNESCO-IHE Delft Lecture Note Series

    Sediment transport in irrigation canals influences to a great extent the sustainability of an irrigation system. Unwanted erosion or deposition will not only increase maintenance costs, but may also lead to unfair, unreliable and unequitable distribution of irrigation water to the end users. Proper...

    Published August 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers

    By Gopal Madabhushi

    Solve Complex Ground and Foundation Problems Presenting more than 25 years of teaching and working experience in a wide variety of centrifuge testing, the author of Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers fills a need for information about this field. This text covers all aspects of centrifuge...

    Published July 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Port Management and Operations

    By Maria G. Burns

    With 80 percent of the world’s commodities being transported by water, ports are the pillars of the global economy. Port Management and Operations offers readers the opportunity to enhance their strategic thinking and problem-solving skills, while developing market foresight. It examines global...

    Published July 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Port Security Management, Second Edition

    By Kenneth Christopher

    Sea and freshwater ports are a key component of critical infrastructure and essential for maintaining global and domestic economies. In order to effectively secure a dynamic port facility operation, one must understand the business of maritime commerce. Following in the tradition of its bestselling...

    Published June 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Networked Environments for Stakeholder Participation in Water Resources and Flood Management

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Adrian Delos Santos Almoradie

    Stakeholders’ lack of awareness, involvement and participation in the planning and management of water resources and flood risk often creates problems in the acceptance and implementation of proposed measures. Interactions among stakeholders and decision makers build awareness, trust, enhance...

    Published May 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Assessing the Impacts of Environmental Changes on the Water Resources of the Upper Mara, Lake Victoria Basin

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Fidelis Ndambuki Kilonzo

    Growing population and unregulated access to forest land have exerted high pressure on the land and water resources of the recharge areas of the transboundary Mara river, in the Lake Victoria region leading to changes in land and water use patterns in the basin. This thesis considers the...

    Published May 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. The Effect of Riparian Zones on Nitrate Removal by Denitrification at the River Basin Scale

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Linh Hoang

    At the interface between terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, the riparian zone plays an important role in nitrogen removal, despite the minor proportion of the land area that it covers. Very limited studies are carried out in modelling these effects at the river basin scales. The Soil and Water...

    Published May 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Delivering Integrated Flood Risk Management

    Governance for Collaboration, Learning and Adaptation - UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Sebastiaan van Herk

    The frequency and consequences of extreme flood events have increased rapidly worldwide in recent decades and climate change and economic growth are likely to exacerbate this trend. Flood protection measures alone cannot accommodate the future frequencies and impacts of flooding. Integrated flood...

    Published May 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Delivering Change

    Towards Fit-for-Purpose Governance of Adaptation to Flooding and Drought, UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Jeroen Rijke

    This book addresses pressing challenges of policy makers, planners and project managers in the water sector to successfully implement adaptation action. Taking into account both strategic planning and implementation of adaptation projects, it provides principles and attributes that contribute to...

    Published May 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Bridge Engineering Handbook, Second Edition

    Fundamentals

    Edited by Wai-Fah Chen, Lian Duan

    Over 140 experts, 14 countries, and 89 chapters are represented in the second edition of The Bridge Engineering Handbook. This extensive collection highlights bridge engineering specimens from around the world, contains detailed information on bridge engineering, and thoroughly explains the...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, Volume 52
    Edited by R.N. Hughes, D.J. Hughes, I.P. Smith
    To Be Published August 29th 2014
  2. Port Management and Operations
    By Maria G. Burns
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  3. Maritime Technology and Engineering
    Edited by Carlos Guedes Soares
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  4. Maritime-Port Technology
    Edited by Sören Ehlers
    To Be Published October 10th 2014
  5. Wind Loading of Structures, Third Edition
    By John D. Holmes
    To Be Published February 10th 2015

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