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  • Study on the Optimal Allocation of Water Resources Systems and the Comprehensive Utilization of Water Resources in Arid-Semiarid Multiple Mining Areasby Dong Shuning

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    Arid-semiarid regions have suffered from sharp conflicts among water resource utilization, mining, and the environmental protection. Sustainable development in these regions requires a close coordination between economy, society and the environment. Based on systematic hydrogeological investigations, laboratory and in-situ tests, and application of... more...

  • Environmental Resource Management and the Nexus Approachby Hiroshan Hettiarachchi; Reza Ardakanian

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book elaborates how water, soil, and waste may be managed in a nexus and how this approach may help combat global change. In addition to providing a brief account on nexus thinking and how it may help us tackle issues important to the world community such as food security, the book presents the environmental resource perspective of three main... more...

  • Marine Ecological Processesby Ivan Valiela

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 99.00

    The oceans represent a vast, complex and poorly understood ecosystem. Marine Ecological Processes is a modern review and synthesis of marine ecology that provides the reader with a lucid introduction to the intellectual concepts, approaches, and methods of this evolving discipline. Comprehensive in its coverage, this book focuses on the processes... more...

  • Hydrogeology of Plainsby Miguel Auge

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    This book describes essential methods for evaluating groundwater vulnerability to contamination. It analyzes the chemical and dynamic properties of groundwater in detail and proposes the use of cartography to elucidate underground hydrodynamic behavior and scale classification. Supplemented by color illustrations, figures and tables, as well as a... more...

  • River Scienceby David J. Gilvear; Malcolm T. Greenwood; Martin C. Thoms; Paul J. Wood

    Wiley 2016; US$ 134.95

    River Science is a rapidly developing interdisciplinary field at the interface of the natural sciences, engineering and socio-political sciences. It recognises that the sustainable management of contemporary rivers will increasingly require new ways of characterising them to enable engagement with the diverse range of stakeholders. This volume represents... more...

  • The Attribute of Waterby Chang Q Sun; Yi Sun

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 229.00

    This book features the latest advances and future trends in water science and technology. It also discusses the scientific popularization and quantitative resolution of a variety of mysterious properties of water and ice from the perspective of hydrogen-bond cooperativity in response to stimuli such as chemical contamination, electrification, magnetification,... more...

  • Separation Hydrometallurgy of Rare Earth Elementsby Jack Zhang; Baodong Zhao; Bryan Schreiner

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 119.00

    This book describes in a comprehensive manner the technical aspects of separation of rare earth elements into individual elements for industrial and commercial use. The authors include details on and differentiate among the effective separation of rare earth elements for various parts of the world. They introduce new applications of separation of rare... more...

  • Hydrodynamic and Mass Transport at Freshwater Aquatic Interfacesby Pawel M. Rowinski; Andrea Marion

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book presents selected contributions of the 34th International School of Hydraulics that was held in May 2015 in Zelechów, Poland. It gives an overview about the state of the art in environmental hydraulics. A special emphasis is put upon physical, biochemical and ecological processes that act at interfaces in natural surface water bodies but... more...

  • Meteorologieby Brigitte Klose

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 69.99

    Da die Wetterprognose heutzutage vorwiegend mit numerischen Methoden erfolgt, ist die Meteorologie ein teilgebiet der Physik und Chemie der Atmosphäre geworden und wird zunehmend mathematisch behandelt. Um den Studierenden und allen am Wetter Interessierten aber dennoch einen Einblick in den täglich wechselnden Zustand der Atmosphäre zu ermöglichen,... more...

  • Neo-Thinking on Ganges-Brahmaputra Basin Geomorphologyby Balai Chandra Das; Sandipan Ghosh; Aznarul Islam; Md Ismail

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 99.00

    This book explores the latest advances in our understanding of the evolution of the Ganga-Brahmaputra delta, examining the Damodar basin, Bhagirathi-Hooghly basin and Jalangi basin from historical, quantitative and applied geomorphology perspectives. The evolution of the Ganga-Brahmaputra delta is highly complex and remains poorly understood. To address... more...