Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Books » Environment » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Solution Chemistry: Advances in Research and Applications
$85.50
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.Weathered Crust Elution-Deposited Rare Earth Ores
02.Droughts: New Research
03.Environmental and Geographic Education for Sustainability: Cultural Contexts
04.High Diversity Forest Restoration in Degraded Areas: Methods and Projects in Brazil
05.Cleaner Technologies: Environmental Management Accounting, Investment Appraisal and Financing
06.Wetlands: Ecology, Conservation and Restoration
07.Biosocial Criminology: Challenging Environmentalism’s Supremacy
08.Constructed Wetlands
09.Arid Environments and Wind Erosion
10.Cumulative Environmental Impact Assessment
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Water Resources Research Progress
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Water Resources Research Progress
Retail Price: $225.00
10% Online Discount
You Pay:

$202.50
Editors: Liam N. Robinson
Book Description:
Water resources are sources of water that are useful or potentially useful to humans. They are important because they are needed for life to exist. Many uses of water include agricultural, industrial, household, recreational and environmental activities. Virtually all of these human uses require fresh water. Only 2.7% of water on the Earth is fresh water, and over two thirds of this is frozen in glaciers and polar ice caps, leaving only 0.007% available for human use. Fresh water is a renewable resource, yet the world's supply of clean, fresh water is steadily decreasing. Water demand already exceeds supply in many parts of the world, and as world population continues to rise at an unprecedented rate, many more areas are expected to experience this imbalance in the near future. The framework for allocating water resources to water users (where such a framework exists) is known as water rights. This new book presents recent and important research in the field.

Please click on a chapter below to purchase separately

Chapter 0 - Application of a Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm to Hydrological Problems (pp. 3-12)
Authors / Editors: K.W. Chau

Chapter 1 - Techniques for Hydrological Modeling and Water Resources Management. Part 1 - Simulation (pp. 15-65)
Authors / Editors: G. B. Kingston, H. R. Maier and G. C. Dandy

Chapter 2 - Techniques and their Applications to Hydrological Modeling and Water Resources Management. Part 2 - Optimization (pp. 67-99 )
Authors / Editors: Greer B. Kingston, Graeme C. Dandy and Holger R. Maier

Chapter 3 - UV Treatment of Chlorophenols in Water Using UV Microwave Lamps and XeBr Excilamp Coupled with Biodegradation (pp. 101-126)
Authors / Editors: N. Christofi1, G.G. Matafonova, V.B. Batoev, M.A. Misakyan, E.M. Barkhudarov and I.A. Kossyi

Chapter 4 - Wastewater Treatment and Emerging Pollutants in the Environment (pp. 127-148)
Authors / Editors: Kimberley A. Gilbride and Lawrence Levinson

Chapter 5 - Chitosan as Adsorbent for Heavy Metal Ions: Performance and Adsorption Mechanism (pp. 149-175)
Authors / Editors: Rodrigo S. Vieira and Marisa M. Beppu

Chapter 6 - Adsorption of Organic Contaminants by Mesoporous Silicate (pp. 177-203)
Authors / Editors: Satoshi Takizawa and Punyapalakul Patiparn

Chapter 7 - Ozonation Combined with Electrolysis – A New Advanced Oxidation Technology (pp. 205-224)
Authors / Editors: Naoyuki Kishimoto

Chapter 8 - Microarray Analysis of Gene Expression of Escherichia Coli O157:H7 in Drinking Water (pp. 225-240)
Authors / Editors: Marley Griffin, Curtis Smith and Christian Chauret

Chapter 9 - Which Model Type is Best for Deterministic Rainfall-Runoff Modelling? (pp. 241-260)
Authors / Editors: Tommy S.W. Wong and Xiao Chi Koh

Chapter 10 - Rain and Stormwater Management and Utilization as an Alternative Sustainable Water Source for Rural Communities in the Developing countries
Authors / Editors: Nurudeen A. Oladoja and Abubakar Z. Al-Hasan

Chapter 11 - Continuous Biosorption of Single and Binary Metal Solutions in a Fixed-Bed Column Using Algae Gelidium and Granulated Algal Waste from Agar Extraction (pp. 275-296)
Authors / Editors: Vítor J.P. Vilara, Cidália M.S. Botelhoa, Ramiro J.E. Martins and Rui A.R. Boaventuraa

Chapter 12 - Modelling Catchment Scale Evaporation – What Are the Errors? (pp. 297-310)
Authors / Editors: E.M. Blyth

Chapter 13 - Acquisition of Data and Modeling of Transport and Geochemical Processes in Waste Rock Piles (pp. 311-325)
Authors / Editors: Ondra Sracek, Euripedes do Amaral Vargas Jr. and Julio César da Silva

Chapter 14 - Sensitivity, Uncertainty, and Reliability in Groundwater Modelling (pp. 327-350)
Authors / Editors: Husam Baalousha

   Series:
      Water Resource Planning, Development and Management
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   ISBN: 1-60021-973-x
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Customers who bought this product also purchased
E-Commerce Coming into its Own
E-Commerce Coming into its Own
Prevention of Metal Corrosion: New Research
Prevention of Metal Corrosion: New Research
Pakistan's Strategic Culture and Foreign Policy Making
Pakistan's Strategic Culture and Foreign Policy Making
Superconductivity Research Developments
Superconductivity Research Developments
The Global Challenge and Marginalization
The Global Challenge and Marginalization
Progress in Smart Materials and Structures
Progress in Smart Materials and Structures
Special Focus Titles
01.Chaliapin and the Jews: The Question of Chaliapin's Purported Antisemitism
02.The Humanities: Past, Present and Future
03.The Poles: Myths and Reality
04.Child-Rearing: Practices, Attitudes and Cultural Differences
05."A Home Away from Home": A Community of International and South African University Students
06.Palliative Care: Oncology Experience from Hong Kong
07.The Enigma of Autism: Genius, Disorder or Just Different?
08.The Collector Mentality: Modernization of the Hunter-Gatherer
09.Face Processing: Systems, Disorders and Cultural Differences
10.Occurrences, Structure, Biosynthesis, and Health Benefits Based on Their Evidences of Medicinal Phytochemicals in Vegetables and Fruits. Volume 8
11.Crystal Growth: Concepts, Mechanisms and Applications
12.The Economic, Social and Political Impact of Mining on Akyem Abuakwa from the Pre-Colonial Era up to 1943

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2017

Water Resources Research Progress