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Water Science and Technology Library

Hydrologic Modeling

Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016

Editors: Singh, Vijay P, Yadav, Shalini, Yadava, Ram Narayan (Eds.)

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  • Deals with some aspects of rainfall analysisDiscusses evapotranspirationFocuses on urban runoffExplains soil erosion and sedimentCovers remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) applications Outlines water modeling

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This book contains seven parts. The first part deals with some aspects of rainfall analysis, including rainfall probability distribution, local rainfall interception, and analysis for reservoir release. Part 2 is on evapotranspiration and discusses development of neural network models, errors, and sensitivity. Part 3 focuses on various aspects of urban runoff, including hydrologic impacts, storm water management, and drainage systems. Part 4 deals with soil erosion and sediment, covering mineralogical composition, geostatistical analysis, land use impacts, and land use mapping. Part 5 treats remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) applications to different hydrologic problems. Watershed runoff and floods are discussed in Part 6, encompassing hydraulic, experimental, and theoretical aspects. Water modeling constitutes the concluding Part 7. Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT), Xinanjiang, and Soil Conservation Service-Curve Number (SCS-CN) models are discussed. The book is of interest to researchers and practitioners in the field of water resources, hydrology, environmental resources, agricultural engineering, watershed management, earth sciences, as well as those engaged in natural resources planning and management. Graduate students and those wishing to conduct further research in water and environment and their development and management find the book to be of value.

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Vijay P. Singh is a University Distinguished Professor, a Regents Professor, and the inaugural holder of the Caroline and William N. Lehrer Distinguished Chair in Water Engineering at Texas A&M University, USA. He received his B.S., M.S., Ph.D., and D.Sc. degrees in Engineering. He is a P.E., P.H., and an Hon. D. WRE. He has published more than 910 journal articles; 25 textbooks; 60 edited reference books, including the massive Encyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers and Handbook of Applied Hydrology; He has received more than 90 national and international awards including Arid Lands Hydraulic Engineering Award, Chow Award, Torrens Award, Norman Medal, and EWRI Lifetime Achievement Award, given by ASCE, Ray K. Linsley Award and Founder’s Award, given by AIH; Crystal Drop Award, given by IWRA; and Outstanding Distinguished Scientist Award given by Sigma Xi, and three honorary doctorates. He is a Distinguished Member of the ASCE, a fellow of EWRI, AWRA, IWRS, ISAE, IASWC, and IE. He has served as the President and Senior Vice President of the AIH. Currently, he is the editor-in-chief of two book series and three journals.
Shalini Yadav is a Professor and Head of the Department of Civil Engineering, AISECT University, Bhopal, India. Her research interests include Solid and Hazardous Waste Management, Construction Management, Environmental Quality, and Water Resources. She has executed a variety of research projects/consultancy in Environmental and Water Science and Technology and has got rich experience in planning, formulating, organizing, executing, and management of R&D Programs, Seminars, and Conferences at National and International level. She has got to her credit guiding an appreciable number of M.Tech and Ph.D. students. She has published more than 10 journal articles and 30 technical reports. Professor Shalini Yadav got her M.E. and Ph.D. Degree in Civil Engineering with specialization in Environmental Engineering. She is a recipient of national fellowships/awards and she is a reviewer in many International journals. She has been recognized for one and half decades of leadership in research, teaching, and service to the Environmental Engineering Profession.
Ram Narayan Yadava holds the position of Vice Chancellor of the AISECT University, Hazaribagh, Jharkhand. His research interests include Environmental Quality and Water Resources, Hydrologic Modeling, Environmental Sciences, R&D Planning and Management. He executed a variety of research/consultancy projects in the area of Water Resources Planning and Management, Environment, Remote Sensing, Mathematical Modeling, etc. Dr. Yadava has been recognized for three and half decades of leadership in research and service to the hydrologic and water resources profession. Dr. Yadava’s contribution to the state of the art has been significant in many different specialty areas, including water resources management, environmental sciences, irrigation science, soil and water conservation engineering, and mathematical modeling. He has published more than 90 journal articles; 4 textbooks; 7 edited reference books. He earned his M.Sc. from the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Varanasi and Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), India. Also, he is the recipient of Raman Research Fellowship and other awards.

Table of contents (49 chapters)

Table of contents (49 chapters)
  • Rainfall Probability Distribution Analysis in Selected Lateral Command Area of Upper Krishna Project (Karnataka), India

    Pages 3-12

    Rajeshkumar, N. K. (et al.)

  • Analyzing Rainfall and Reservoir Release Pattern for Ajwa Reservoir: A Case Study

    Pages 13-19

    Sharma, Pushkar (et al.)

  • Preliminary Investigations on Localized Rainfall Interception Losses Under Real Field Observations

    Pages 21-36

    Gaur, M. L. (et al.)

  • Probabilistic Estimation of Design Daily Runoff from Bamhani Watershed, India

    Pages 37-51

    Meshram, Sarita Gajbhiye (et al.)

  • Development of Generalized Higher-Order Neural Network-Based Models for Estimating Pan Evaporation

    Pages 55-71

    Adamala, Sirisha (et al.)

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eBook $219.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-5801-1
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Hardcover $299.99
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Softcover $279.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-13-5494-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hydrologic Modeling
Book Subtitle
Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016
Editors
  • Vijay P Singh
  • Shalini Yadav
  • Ram Narayan Yadava
Series Title
Water Science and Technology Library
Series Volume
81
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-5801-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-5801-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-5800-4
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-5494-6
Series ISSN
0921-092X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 731
Number of Illustrations
76 b/w illustrations, 251 illustrations in colour
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