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  • Hydrologieby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Étymologiquement, l'hydrologie est la science de l'eau. Molécule, gaz, liquide ou solide, l'eau voit son étude ressortir à la physique et à la chimie. C'est à l'étude de l'eau dans la nature, où s'expriment évidemment ses propriétés physico-chimiques, qu'est consacrée l'hydrologie. L'eau apparaît... more...

  • Prehistoric River Saraswati, Western Indiaby K.S. Valdiya

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 86.48

    This book portrays the Himalayan-born River Saraswati, a legendary river that was the lifeline of a progressive and vibrant society for more than three thousand years. Written in simple language and richly illustrated, it highlights the events that resulted in the robbing of the Saraswati of its water and the end of a wonderful culture. The author... more...

  • Groundwater Engineeringby Yiqun Tang; Jie Zhou; Ping Yang; Jingjing Yan; Nianqing Zhou

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 146.01

    Integrating information from several areas of engineering geology, hydrogeology, geotechnical engineering, this book addresses the general field of groundwater from an engineering perspective. It covers geological engineering as well as hydrogeological and environmental geological problems caused by groundwater engineering. It includes 10 chapters,... more...

  • Advances in Theoretical Hydrologyby J.P. O'Kane

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    This Festschrift containing sixteen invited essays and papers is a tribute to the distinguished Irish hydrologist James Dooge on the occasion of his 70th birthday. His former students, colleagues and friends in fourteen countries, have provided a varied selection on his favourite topics: flow in open channels and unsaturated soil, and also from his... more...

  • Fluid Flow in the Subsurfaceby Hui Hai Liu

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book presents a systematic attempt to generalize several fundamental physical laws related to subsurface fluid flow that are important for a number of contemporary applications in the areas of hydrogeology, reservoir engineering and rock mechanics. It also covers the history of discovering these physical laws, their respective scope of validity,... more...

  • Flood Risk in the Upper Vistula Basinby Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz; Markus Stoffel; Tadeusz Niedzwiedz; Bartlomiej Wyzga

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01

    This pioneering book addresses the entirety of river flooding issues in the Upper Vistula Basin, where considerable flood generation potential exists. It analyses the factors influencing flood risk, investigates variations in observation records and discusses projections for the future and adaptation to changing risk. It serves the general interest... more...

  • Surface Modified Carbons as Scavengers for Fluoride from Waterby Venkataraman Sivasankar

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01

    This book discusses the problems and feasible remediation of fluoride contamination in groundwater. The book investigates applications of various carbons derived from bio-mass and bio-polymers.  It also inquires into surface modified carbons that use inorganic ions to help remove excess fluoride ions in drinking water and wastewater effluents.... more...

  • Distributed Hydrologic Modeling Using GISby Baxter E. Vieux

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book presents a unified approach for modeling hydrologic processes distributed in space and time using geographic information systems (GIS). This Third Edition focuses on the principles of implementing a distributed model using geospatial data to simulate hydrologic processes in urban, rural and peri-urban watersheds. The author describes fully... more...

  • Increasing Resilience to Climate Variability and Changeby Cecilia Tortajada

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 97.71

    This book highlights the role that both infrastructure and governance play in the context of resilience and adaptation to climate variability and change. Eleven case studies analyze in-depth impacts of extreme events in projects, basins and regions in the Arid Americas (Unites States and Mexico), Australia, Brazil, China, Egypt, France, Nepal, Mexico,... more...

  • Engineering Hydrology for Natural Resources Engineersby Ernest W. Tollner

    Wiley 2016; US$ 99.95 US$ 86.62

    This fully revised edition provides a modern overview of the intersection of hydrology, water quality, and water management at the rural-urban interface. The book explores the ecosystem services available in wetlands, natural channels and ponds/lakes. As in the first edition, Part I examines the hydrologic cycle by providing strategies for quantifying... more...