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- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 269.00
Water?s role in the nature is very fundamental. As it circulates in the atmosphere, in the rivers, lakes, soil, rock, and in the oceans, it is the major conveyer of va- ous chemical substances and of energy, and it can also be called as the blood of the ecosystems of this planet. But at the same time water is interwoven in the va- ous functions of... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 239.00
This book examines water in pavement. Coverage includes basic theory, where the water comes from, how it may (or may not) be drained, the effect of temperature on the movement, and the impact that water content has on pavement material and subgrade behavior. more...
- Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 359.00
Coverage in this comprehensive reference includes the occurrence, sources and fluxes of xenobiotics in urban waters; processes concerning the fate and transport of xenobiotics; and treatment methods and systems for the removal of xenobiotics. more...
- Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 129.00
The population of cities around the world is growing at an alarming rate, and as a result the landscapes of most cities are going through enormous changes. In particular, fertile agricultural lands at the periphery of cities are being developed without consideration of holistic planning. As such, peri-urban areas, zones of transition from rural to... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00
Based on comprehensive analysis in a national research program, this book covers water structure and quality, surface water, groundwater, water treatment, irrigation technology and industrial water pollution, one of the main environmental problems of our time. more...
- Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 269.00
Frequent drought events, recently occurred in different Mediterranean regions, have highlighted a general inadequacy of the current strategies applied to mitigate negative impacts of such phenomenon on different water sectors. In particular, the lack of timely drought monitoring systems, the difficulty in transferring advanced methodologies for the... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 109.00
Offering a useful reference for both practitioners and researchers, this book is both a primer on the basic microbial processes involved in bioaugmentation and a thorough summary of the methodology for implementing the technology. more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00
This book describes the latest progress in the application of nanotechnology for water treatment and purification. Leaders in the field present both the fundamental science and a comprehensive overview of the diverse range of tools and technologies that have been developed in this critical area. Expert chapters present the unique physicochemical and... more...
- CRC Press 2010; US$ 188.95
Modern Well Design - Second Edition presents a unified approach to the well design process and drilling operations. Following an introduction to the field, the second chapter addresses drilling fluids, as well as optimal mud weight, hole cleaning, hydraulic optimization, and methods to handle circulation losses. A relatively large chapter on geomechanics... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 131.00
This book covers water quality indices (WQI) in depth - it describes what purpose they serve, how they are generated, what are their strengths and weaknesses, and how to make the best use of them. It is a concise and unique guide to WQIs for chemists, chemical/environmental engineers and government officials. Whereas it is easy to express the quantity... more...