By J.C. Nonner
Providing an creation to the crucially vital subject of groundwater, this article covers all significant fields of hydrogeology and comprises outlines of the incidence of groundwater in quite a few rock varieties, the stream and garage of groundwater, the formula of groundwater balances, the improvement of groundwater chemistry, in addition to the sensible software of hydrogeology for groundwater improvement. Following a distinct platforms method of describe and fasten its numerous components, the textual content additionally explores a wide choice of examples of groundwater instances from a variety of components of the realm. furthermore, theoretical sections and examples are illustrated with a few drawings, images and computing device printouts. appropriate for schooling in hydrogeology at postgraduate and graduate point, the textual content is additionally an invaluable reference instrument for pros and decision-makers serious about water or water-related actions. within the revised paperback variation of advent to Hydrogeology (February 2006), feedback of reviewers, scholars and collaegues were taken under consideration. which means extra consciousness is paid to the tactics within the unsaturated quarter, in particular these in relation to groundwater recharge. additionally, within the revised version, the research equipment are highlighted within the sections the place the comparable conception is handled, and they're now not provided within the final bankruptcy on groundwater administration. bankruptcy titles are re-named and a few definitions are adjusted. The References and Bibliography part is additionally prolonged, a few figures are more advantageous, and the unevitable ‘typing mistakes’ are corrected to boot.
By John E. Gribbin
With its complete insurance of hydraulics and hydrology in a non-calculus layout, the Fourth version of advent TO HYDRAULICS & HYDROLOGY maintains an identical effortless, sensible process that has made past versions so renowned. Designed to supply readers with an knowing of the recommendations of hydraulics and floor water hydrology as they're utilized in daily perform, this version includes a number of possibilities for perform and real-world functions which are correct to civil engineering, land constructing, public works, and land surveying. insurance contains themes corresponding to the historical past of water engineering, uncomplicated thoughts of computation and layout, ideas of hydrostatics and hydrodynamics, open channel circulate, unit hydrographs, and rainfall, runoff, and routing. updated, basically solved examples are integrated in the course of the booklet to assist readers know the way strategies follow within the real-world.
By Mark C. Porter
This guide emphasizes using sythetic membranes for separations concerning business or municipal technique streams. the 10 chapters are authored via a number of the world's major specialists within the box of membrane technological know-how and expertise. Discussions on idea, engineering facets, membrane instruction and regular and projected purposes of a few of the membrane procedures are integrated.
By Jaroslav Balek
A entire, built-in view of the behaviour of the tropical hydrological cycle lower than a variety of ecological, geographical and climatological stipulations. The e-book additionally examines the issues of water administration when it comes to agriculture and civil engineering.
By Brigitte Klose
Dieses Lehrbuch behandelt die zentralen Inhalte der Meteorologie für Studenten der Geographie, Hydrologie, Ozeanographie, Meteorologie, Nautik und Klimatologie. In der zweiten Auflage wurde das Buch hinsichtlich der Klimatologie und Aerosolphysik erweitert. Eingang fanden auch die Lösungen der Übungsaufgaben sowie zahlreiche neue Abbildungen und Tabellen.
Meteorologie beschäftigt sich mit den atmosphärischen Zuständen und Prozessen in ihrer raumzeitlichen Verteilung, wobei die Raumskalen Größenordnungen von wenigen Millimetern bis hin zu einigen tausend Kilometern aufweisen und die Zeitskalen im Bereich von Millisekunden bis zu einigen Millionen Jahren variieren, so dass eine große Mannigfaltigkeit von atmosphärischen Bewegungsformen und Strukturen existiert.
Das Werk beruht auf langjährigen Lehrerfahrungen an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin und am Fachbereich Seefahrt der Jade-Hochschule. Es bietet Studenten und Lehrkräften einen praxisbezogenen und fundierten Einstieg in die Zustände und Prozesse der uns umgebenden Umwelt.
Brigitte Klose arbeitete nach ihrem Studium zunächst im Flugwetterdienst und als Fernsehmeteorologe, ehe sie an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin promovierte und habilitierte. Von 1989 bis 1996 struggle Sie Dozentin am Fachbereich Meteorologie und Geophysik der Humboldt-Universität und von 1997 bis zu ihrer Emeritierung Professorin für Navigation und Meteorologie am Fachbereich Seefahrt in Elsfleth (Jade-Hochschule). Neben zahlreichen Veröffentlichungen entstand 2008 Ihr Lehrbuch zur Meteorologie.
By Eckhard Worch
Adsorption techniques have performed a imperative position in water remedy for a few years yet their value is at the upward thrust with the continual discoveries of latest micropollutants within the water cycle (pharmaceuticals for example). as well as the classical program in consuming water remedy, different program fields are attracting expanding curiosity, corresponding to wastewater remedy, groundwater remediation, remedy of landfill leachate, etc. according to the author's long term adventure in adsorption learn, the medical monograph treats the theoretical basics of adsorption know-how for water therapy from a pragmatic viewpoint. It provides the entire fundamentals wanted for experimental adsorption experiences in addition to for strategy modelling and adsorber layout. subject matters mentioned within the monograph comprise: advent into simple innovations and useful functions of adsorption techniques; adsorbents and their characterisation, unmarried and multi-solute adsorption equilibria, adsorption kinetics, adsorption dynamics in fixed-bed adsorbers and fixed-bed adsorber layout, regeneration and reactivation of adsorbents, creation into geosorption strategies in financial institution filtration and groundwater recharge. in response to the expanding significance of micropollutants within the water cycle, specific cognizance is paid to their aggressive adsorption in presence of history natural topic. transparent illustrations, huge literature references and an invaluable index make this paintings indispensible for either scientists and technicians eager about water therapy.
By Miloš Gregor
This thesis offers with the assessment of floor and groundwater caliber alterations within the sessions of water shortage in river catchment parts. The paintings should be divided into six components. present equipment of drought evaluate are mentioned within the first half, through the short description of the software program package deal HydroOffice, designed by means of the writer. The software program is devoted to research of hydrological info (separation of baseflow, parameters of hydrological drought estimation, recession curves research, time sequence analysis). The services of the software program are at present utilized by scientist from greater than 30 international locations worldwide. The 3rd part is dedicated to a complete nearby evaluation of hydrological drought on Slovak rivers, via overview of the prevalence, path and personality of drought in precipitation, discharges, base movement, groundwater head and spring yields within the pilot zone of the Nitra River basin. The 5th half is concentrated at the overview of adjustments in floor and groundwater caliber through the drought classes in the pilot quarter. ultimately, the implications are summarized and interpreted, and rounded off with an outlook to destiny research.
By Uri Kafri, Yoseph Yechieli
The proposed booklet bargains with the function of adjusting groundwater base point at the adjoining hydrological structures. It summarizes, compiles and compares result of present and paleo base degrees, utilizing examples from around the world. A category is given for marine or continental groundwater base degrees with specific realization to these under sea point. the criteria controlling base point adjustments and the equipment for his or her choice are elaborated. Holocene and destiny adjustments are mentioned with their impression on salinization and flushing mechanisms of groundwater. All subject matters defined within the ebook are followed by means of examples and references from everywhere in the world.
By J.P. Smith, P.G. Appleby, R.W. Battarbee, J.A. Dearing, R. Flower, E.Y. Haworth, F. Oldfield, P.E. O'Sullivan
The 5th foreign Symposium on Palaeolimnology used to be held at Ambleside within the English Lake District from August 31 to September 6, 1989. in the course of the sixty five papers have been offered at seven classes and fifty two posters symposium displayed. 3 past due afternoon/evening certain lectures got, considered one of which was once a memorial to the past due Ed. Deevey, to whom this quantity is devoted. linked to the symposium have been 5 tours to numerous elements of the united kingdom and eire, and a trip to the laboratories of the Freshwater organic organization and Institute of Freshwater Ecology. convention members have been additionally invited to a buffet get together and stopover at to the Lake District nationwide Park Centre at Brockhole because the visitors of the Park Authority. The neighborhood establishing committee for the symposium additionally shaped the editorial panel for this quantity. They integrated: Peter Appleby, Rick Battarbee, John Dearing, Roger Flower, Elizabeth Haworth, Frank Oldfield, Paddy O'Sullivan and John Smith. aid for the convention is gratefully said from the next firms; The Royal Society division of our environment US military eu study place of work Barclays financial institution relevant electrical energy producing Board Lake District particular making plans Board South Lakeland District Council Charlotte Mason university Molspin constrained The convention can also be indebted to the various people who supplied such potent assist in the coaching and tender working of the programme. J. P. SMITH could 1991 Hydrobiologia 214: 1-7, 1991.