Operation of Complex Water Systems: Operation, Planning and Analysis of Already Developed Water Systems

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789400968097
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 12/31/2013
  • Series: Nato Science Series E: (closed) , #58
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1983
  • Pages: 532
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 1.07 (d)

Table of Contents

I: Operation of Complex Water Systems.- 1. Characteristics of Complex Water Systems.- 2. Practical Aspects of Water Resource System Operation.- 3. Improved Methods of Water System Operation.- II: Systems Analysis Methodologies.- 4. Disaggregation and Aggregation of Water Systems.- 5. Application of Mathematical Systems Analysis.- 6. Optimal Operation of Reservoirs by Dynamic Programming.- 7. Simulation Modeling of a Regional Water System.- 8. Water Quality Modeling.- 9. Design of Objective Functions for Water Resources Systems.- 10. Water Quality Modeling of Groundwater Systems.- III: Decision Making.- 11. Hydrologic Forecasting for Operation.- 12. Water Demand Forecasting.- 13. Operating Rules for Storage Reservoirs.- 14. Application of Decision Theory to Operation.- 15. Societal Constraints in Decision Making.- IV: Institutional and Economic Perspectives.- 16. Water Management Institutions.- 17. Organizational Relationships.- 18. Legal Aspects of Water Pollution Control.- 19. Environmental Impacts of Water Projects.- 20. Cost Sharing in Multi-User Water Projects.- 21. Educational Needs for the Operation of Complex Water Systems.- V: Case Studies.- 22. Management of Water Services in England and Wales.- 23. Reservoir Operation in the Wupper River System.- 24. Operation of Water Systems in Eastern Sicily.- 25. Water Management Institutions in Eastern Sicily.- 26. Wastewater Reuse Studies Applied to the Mezzogiorno.- 27. The Santa Clara Valley Water District.- 28. Increasing the Yield of Cachuma Reservoir.- 29. Water Supply in Orange County.- 30. International Water Quality Management of the Rhine River.- 31. Institutional Problems in the Operation of Irrigation Systems.- 32. The Water Resources of Turkey.- 33. Generation of Runoff Data for Ungaged Streams.

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