Hydrologic Analysis and Design / Edition 3

Hydrologic Analysis and Design / Edition 3

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by Richard H. McCuen
     
 

This book provides a real-world, applications-oriented introduction to engineering hydrology with an emphasis on design. Coverage includes the important hydrologic processes (highlighting watersheds), the effects of land use change (including its detection and modeling), and the ethics and professionalism of a practicing hydrologist. For

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Overview

This book provides a real-world, applications-oriented introduction to engineering hydrology with an emphasis on design. Coverage includes the important hydrologic processes (highlighting watersheds), the effects of land use change (including its detection and modeling), and the ethics and professionalism of a practicing hydrologist. For professionals in civil engineering, geology, environmental science, forestry, or geography who need a good reference on hydrologic analysis and design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131424241
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/05/2004
Pages:
888
Sales rank:
617,862
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Hydrology.

2. Statistical Methods in Hydrology.

3. Watershed Characteristics.

4. Precipitation.

5. Frequency Analysis.

6. Subsurface Hydrology.

7. Peak Discharge Estimation.

8. Hydrologic Design Methods.

9. Hydrograph Analysis and Synthesis.

10. Channel Routing.

11. Reservoir Routing.

12. Water Yield and Snowmelt Runoff.

13. Water Quality Estimation.

14. Evaporation.

15. Erosion and Sedimentation.

References.

Index.

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