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Main Title Water resources engineering /
Author Mays, Larry W.
Publisher John Wiley,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 326626878
ISBN 9780470460641 (cloth : alk. paper); 0470460644 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Hydraulic engineering. ; Hydrology.
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EJAM  TC145.M383 2011 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/26/2010
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xxvii, 890 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Water resources sustainability -- Hydraulic processes: flow and hydrostatic forces -- Hydraulic processes: pressurized pipe flow -- Hydraulic processes: open-channel flow -- Hydraulic processes: groundwater flow -- Hydrologic processes -- Surface runoff -- Reservoir and stream flow routing -- Probablity, risk, and uncertainty analysis for hydrologic and hydraulic design -- Water withdrawals and uses -- Water distribution -- Water for hydroelectric generation -- Flood control -- Stormwater control: storm sewers and detention -- Stormwater control: street and highway drainage and culverts -- Design of spillways and energy dissipation for flood control storage and conveyance systems -- Sedimentation and erosion hydraulics -- Water resources management for sustainability -- Appendix A. Newton-Raphson method.