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  1. Transboundary Water Management in a Changing Climate

    Edited by Benjamin Dewals, Maïté Fournier

    Most large river basins in the world are transboundary. Experience with such basins emphasizes the urgent need for more efficient transnational water management. This book details recent initiatives undertaken in the Meuse basin (North-West Europe) to develop a transnational adaptation strategy to...

    Published February 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Investing in Water for a Green Economy

    Services, Infrastructure, Policies and Management

    Edited by Mike Young, Christine Esau

    In the context of the economies of the world becoming greener, this book provides a global and interdisciplinary overview of the condition of the world’s water resources and the infrastructure used to manage it. It focuses on current social and economic costs of water provision, needs and...

    Published February 25th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Integrated Water Resources Management, Institutions and Livelihoods under Stress

    Bottom-up Perspectives from Zimbabwe; UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Collin C. Mabiza

    The majority of people in Limpopo river basin depend on rainfed agriculture. Unfortunately the Limpopo is water scarce, and parts of the basin, such as Zimbabwe’s Mzingwane catchment, are under stress in terms of agro-ecological and socio-politicoeconomic conditions. Integrated Water Resources...

    Published February 5th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Water Hammer Research

    Advances in Nonlinear Dynamics Modeling

    By Kaveh Hariri Asli

    This book provides a broad understanding of the main computational techniques used for water hammer research in water systems. The theoretical background to a number of techniques is introduced, and general data analysis techniques and examining the application of techniques in an industrial...

    Published January 21st 2013 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Drinking Water Disinfection Techniques

    By Jyoti Kishen Kumar, Aniruddha Bhalchandra Pandit

    Water is our natural heritage, our miracle of life. However, our increasingly technological society has become indifferent to water. Far from being pure, modern drinking water around the world contains many undesirable chemical and bacterial contaminants. The existing techniques employed for the...

    Published December 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Long-term Process-based Morphological Modeling of Large Tidal Basins

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Ali Dastgheib

    The study presented in this book is a part of a collective effort to bridge the existing gap of our understanding of morphological behavior of tidal basins between engineering and geological time scales by extending the use of coastal engineering tools (process-based models) to geological time...

    Published December 9th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Characterizing Natural Organic Matter in Drinking Water Treatment Processes and Trains

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Saeed Abdallah Baghoth

    Natural organic matter (NOM) generally significantly influences water treatment processes such as coagulation, oxidation, adsorption, and membrane filtration. In addition to aesthetic problems such as colour, taste and odour, NOM also contributes to the fouling of filtration membranes, serves as a...

    Published December 9th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Applications of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry

    A Practical Guide, Third Edition

    By Eugene R. Weiner

    Professionals and students who come from disciplines other than chemistry need a concise yet reliable guide that explains key concepts in environmental chemistry, from the fundamental science to the necessary calculations for applying them. Updated and reorganized, Applications of Environmental...

    Published December 6th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Hydrology and Hydroclimatology

    Principles and Applications

    By M. Karamouz, S. Nazif, M. Falahi

    This book presents a systematic approach to understanding and applying the principles of hydrology and hydroclimatology, examining the interactions among different components of the water cycle. It takes a fresh look at the fundamentals and challenges in hydrologic and hydroclimatic systems as well...

    Published November 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Equations

    Edited by Elena Vázquez-Cendón, Arturo Hidalgo, Pilar Garcia Navarro, Luis Cea

    Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Equations is a collection of 49 articles presented at the International Conference on Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Equations: Theory and Applications (Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 4-8 July 2011). The conference was organized to honour Professor Eleuterio Toro...

    Published November 4th 2012 by CRC Press