Sediment Dynamics and Pollutant Mobility in Rivers: An Interdisciplinary Approach / Edition 1

Sediment Dynamics and Pollutant Mobility in Rivers: An Interdisciplinary Approach / Edition 1

by Bernd Westrich
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540347828

ISBN-13: 9783540347828

Pub. Date: 05/08/2007

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

This is the first interdisciplinary book on the mobilization of nutrients and pollutants in the water phase due to hydrodynamic processes. Coverage includes the formation of aggregates in turbulent water; flocks and biofilms from organic reactions; and the formation of new surfaces for re-adsorption of dissolved pollutants. The book gathers papers resulting from an

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Overview

This is the first interdisciplinary book on the mobilization of nutrients and pollutants in the water phase due to hydrodynamic processes. Coverage includes the formation of aggregates in turbulent water; flocks and biofilms from organic reactions; and the formation of new surfaces for re-adsorption of dissolved pollutants. The book gathers papers resulting from an International Symposium on Sediment Dynamics and Pollutant Mobility in River Basins in Hamburg, Germany, March, 2006.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540347828
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
05/08/2007
Series:
Environmental Science and Engineering / Environmental Science Series
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Managing River Sediments.- Hydrodynamics.- Transport Modeling.- Catchment Modeling.- Sediment-Water Interactions.- Transport Indicators.- Fine Sediment Particles.- Microbial Effects.- Sediment Toxicity Data.

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