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- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 93.95
Open Channel Hydraulics is written for undergraduate and graduate civil engineering students, and practicing engineers. Written in clear and simple language, it introduces and explains all the main topics required for courses on open channel flows, using numerous worked examples to illustrate the key points. With coverage of both introduction to... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 252.00
Now includes Worked Examples for lectutrers in a companion pdf! The fourth edition of this volume presents design principles and practical guidance for key hydraulic structures. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains enhanced texts and sections on: environmental issues and the World Commission on Dams partially saturated... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 135.00
Failure of hydrosystems, such as dams, levees, storm sewers, or pollution control systems, pose threats to the public safety and health as well as potentially inflict enormous damages on properties and environments. Many failures of hydrosystems are mainly attributed by the existence of various uncertainties, including inherent natural randomness and... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 109.00
Many underwater operations that were once carried out by divers can now be carried out more efficiently and with less risk with Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs). This is the first ROV ?how-to? manual for those involved with smaller observation class ROVs used for surveying, inspection, observation and research purposes. As ROV technology becomes... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 110.00
Structures built in or near rivers and other channels can be vulnerable to scour around their foundations. If the depth of the scour becomes significant, the stability of the foundations may be endangered, with a consequent risk of damage or failure of the structure. There have been several bridge failures, resulting in transport disruption, economic... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 209.00
Discusses the fundamental principles of sediment transport in the geophysical context of rivers and is intended as both a course textbook and as a guide for the practical engineer. This book begins by describing phenomena such as bed load and suspension transport from a classical perspective by applying the mean wall shear stress approach. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 199.95
Groundbreaking and comprizing articles by expert contributors, this volume provides a comprehensive treatment of VLFSs and their relationship with the sea, marine habitats, the pollution of costal waters and tidal and natural current flow. It looks in-depth at: VLFS and the colonization of ocean space with their appearance in the waters off... more...
- New Age International Pvt. Ltd., Publishers 2006; US$ 20.00
In almost all technical institutions of learning, the laboratory work in any subject runs concurrently with the course in theory of the subject. Consequently, the students perform the laboratory work mechanically without intellectual involvement in the work. It is, therefore, necessary that the students, before conducting the experimental work, are... more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 269.00
Talks about the mobilization of nutrients and pollutants in the water phase due to hydrodynamic processes. This book contains papers from an International Symposium on Sediment Dynamics and Pollutant Mobility in River Basins, held in Hamburg, March 26 to 29, 2006. more...