Water Resources Engineering / Edition 2by Larry W. Mays
Pub. Date: 06/08/2010
Environmental engineers continue to rely on the leading resource in the field on the principles and practice of water resources engineering. The second edition now provides them with the most up-to-date information along with a remarkable range and depth of coverage. Two new chapters have been added that explore water resources sustainability and water resources… See more details below
Environmental engineers continue to rely on the leading resource in the field on the principles and practice of water resources engineering. The second edition now provides them with the most up-to-date information along with a remarkable range and depth of coverage. Two new chapters have been added that explore water resources sustainability and water resources management for sustainability. New and updated graphics have also been integrated throughout the chapters to reinforce important concepts. Additional end-of-chapter questions have been added as well to build understanding. Environmental engineers will refer to this text throughout their careers.
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Table of Contents
About the Author.
Chapter 1 Introduction.
Chapter 2 Water Resources Sustainability.
Chapter 3 Hydraulic Processes: Flow and Hydrostatic Forces.
Chapter 4 Hydraulic Processes: Pressurized Pipe Flow.
Chapter 5 Hydraulic Processes: Open-Channel Flow.
Chapter 6 Hydraulic Processes: Groundwater Flow.
Chapter 7 Hydrologic Processes.
Chapter 8 Surface Runoff.
Chapter 9 Reservoir and Stream Flow Routing.
Chapter 10 Probability, Risk, and Uncertainty Analysis for Hydrologic and Hydraulic Design.
Chapter 11 Water Withdrawals and Uses.
Chapter 12 Water Distribution.
Chapter 13 Water for Hydroelectric Generation.
Chapter 14 Flood Control.
Chapter 15 Stormwater Control: Storm Sewers and Detention.
Chapter 16 Stormwater Control: Street and Highway Drainage and Culverts.
Chapter 17 Design of Spillways and Energy Dissipation for Flood Control Storage and Conveyance Systems.
Chapter 18 Sedimentation and Erosion Hydraulics.
Chapter 19 Water Resources Management for Sustainability.
Appendix A Newton–Raphson Method.
Finding the Root for a Single Nonlinear Equation.
Application to Solve Manning's Equation for Normal Depth.
Finding the Roots of a System of Nonlinear Equations.
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