Water Science and Technology Library

Environmental Processes and Management

Tools and Practices

Editors: Singh, Raj Mohan, Shukla, Prabhakar, Singh, Prachi (Eds.)

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  • Provides an overview of the challenges faced by environmental engineering studies and proposes effective and efficient solutions for overcoming these challenges
  • Addresses the current trend topics and presents recent advances in environmental engineering
  • Introduces modern tools and techniques required by exploration and production (E&P) professionals for effective management of complex environmental engineering projects
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This book presents an in-depth, science-based approach to applying key project-management and spatial tools and practices in environmental projects. Providing important data for those considering projects that balance social-economic growth against minimizing its ill-effects on planet Earth, the book discusses various aspects of environmental engineering, as well as formula and analytical approaches required for more informed decision-making.

Beginning with a broad overview of the factors and features of environmental processes and management, the book then clearly details the general application of fundamental processes, the characteristics of the different systems in which they occur, and the way in which these factors influence process dynamics, environmental systems, and their possible remedies.

While primarily intended for professionals responsible for the management of environmental projects or interested in improving the overall efficiency of such projects, it is also useful for managers in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. Further, it is a valuable resource for students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and an indispensable guide for anyone wanting to develop their skills in modern environmental management and related techniques.


About the authors

Dr. Raj Mohan Singh received Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, in Civil Engineering: Hydraulics and Water Resources in the year 2004. In the year 2005, he joined Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad, India as Lecturer in Department of Civil Engineering. Presently, Dr. Singh is working as Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, MNNIT Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. Professor Singh’s current research interests include Water Resources Management, especially, groundwater and climate change, conjunctive use of surface water and groundwater, optimization and soft computing. Professor Singh has published several technical papers in peer reviewed National and International journals/seminars/conferences/symposia in the area of water resources management. Professor Singh is also involved as an expert/PI in many esteemed research and consultancy projects of Govt. of India. Professor Singh is a lifetime member of many professional organizations/ societies like American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), New York City, USA; Indian Society for Hydraulics (ISH) Pune, India; Indian Water Resources Society (IWRS) Roorkee, Indian Association of Hydrologists (IAH) Roorkee, and International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), UK. Also, Professor Singh is Corporate Member of The Institution of Engineers (India). 

Dr. Prabhakar Shukla was born in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India. He obtained Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree in Civil Engineering from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SV NIT), Surat, Gujarat, India, in the year 2012. He attained the Master of Technology (M.Tech.) degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India, in the year 2014. He was awarded Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Civil Engineering: Water Resources Management at Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MN NIT) Allahabad in the year 2019. Dr. Shukla’s research interests are hydrological modeling, climate change, vulnerability & risk assessments in the water sector, and GIS applications in water resources management. Dr. Shukla has published numerous research papers, technical notes, book chapters, and books related to his interests. Dr. Shukla is associated as a member of editorial board and reviewer in Science Citation Index (SCI), SCI-Expanded (SCIE), SCOPUS, Web of Science indexed journals. Also, Dr. Shukla is active member of reputed international professional bodies such as American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), New York City, USA; International Society for Development and Sustainability (ISDS), Japan; American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES), USA; International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), UK; National Ground Water Association (NGWA), USA; and Engineers Australia (EA), Australia etc. Dr. Shukla is associated as a Hub- Scientist (Technical- Water Resources/GIS) with United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Water Security and Sustainable Development Hub at Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India.

 

Dr. Prachi Singh received her Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree in the year 2013 under the discipline of Civil Engineering from University Institute of Technology - Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (UIT - RGPV), Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. She obtained Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology [MANIT], Bhopal, India, in the year 2015. She acquired her Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Civil Engineering: Water Resources and Environmental Engineering from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology [MNNIT] Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India in the year 2019. Dr. Singh’s current research interests include Water Resources Management, especially groundwater and climate change, conjunctive use of surface water and groundwater, optimization, and soft computing. Dr. Singh has published several technical papers in peer-reviewed National and International journals/seminars/conferences/symposia in the area of water resources management. Also, Dr. Singh has contributed abundant books and book chapters related to environmental engineering under the edges of internationally recognized and reputed publishers. Dr. Singh is a fellow of editorial board member and reviewer in numerous standard peer-reviewed Science Citation Index (SCI), SCI-Expanded (SCIE), SCOPUS, and Web of Science indexed journals. Dr. Singh is lifetime member of many professional organizations / societies like American Society of Civil Engineers [ASCE], New York City, USA; International Society for Development and Sustainability [ISDS], Japan; American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists [AAEES], USA; International Association of Hydrological Sciences [IAHS], UK; and Engineers Australia [EA], Australia. Dr. Singh is an active Regional and National level chess player and champion since 2002.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

Table of contents (22 chapters)
  • Monte Carlo Simulation and Fuzzy Modelling of River Water Quality for Multiple Reaches Using QUAL2kw

    Pages 3-24

    Arora, Sameer (et al.)

  • Stable Channel Design of Tapi River Using HEC-RAS for Surat Region

    Pages 25-36

    Mehta, Darshan (et al.)

  • Nutrient Fluxes from Agriculture: Reducing Environmental Impact Through Optimum Application

    Pages 37-51

    Debnath, Mridusmita (et al.)

  • An Experimental Study on Benzo[a] Pyrene Concentration in Particulate Matter at Industrial Area of Bangalore

    Pages 53-62

    Bhagawati, Prashant Basavaraj (et al.)

  • Environmental Impact of Landfill Leachate and Its Remediation Using Advanced Biological Methods

    Pages 65-76

    Burman, Isha

Buy this book

eBook £103.50
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-38152-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover £129.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-38151-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Environmental Processes and Management
Book Subtitle
Tools and Practices
Editors
  • Raj Mohan Singh
  • Prabhakar Shukla
  • Prachi Singh
Series Title
Water Science and Technology Library
Series Volume
91
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-38152-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-38152-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-38151-6
Series ISSN
0921-092X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 445
Number of Illustrations
34 b/w illustrations, 71 illustrations in colour
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