Green Technologies Collection: Handbook Of Research On Hydroinformatics: Technologies, Theories And Applications, 1st Edition

  • Tagelsir Mohamed Gasmelseid
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  • ISBN-10: 1615209085
  • ISBN-13: 9781615209088
  • DDC: 551.480285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 587 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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This book provides relevant theoretical frameworks and empirical research findings in the area hydroinformatics to assist professionals to improve their understanding of the development and use of decision support tools to support decision making and integrated water management at different organizational levels and domains.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Contextual Analysis and Application Domain.
2: Expanding the Hydroinformatics Agenda: Information and Inequality Behind Water Problems.
3: Integrated Watershed Management for Sustainable Development.
4: Collaborative, Stakeholder–Driven Resource Modeling and Management.
5: Building Capacity for Better Water Decision Making Through Internet–Based Decision Support Systems.
6: From Hydrological Models to Policy–Relevant Decision Support Systems (DSSs): A Historical Perspective.
7: An Approach Toward an Integrated Management of the Mara River Basin in Tanzania.
8: Building Sudan Water Knowledge Sharing Based on Global Technology.
9: Methodologies for Knowledge Representation and Reasoning.
10: Evolutionary Bayesian Belief Networks for Participatory Water Resources Management under Uncertainty.
11: Envisioning the Paradigm of Service Oriented Hydrology Intelligence (SOHI).
12: Chaos Theory for Hydrologic Modeling and Forecasting: Progress and Challenges.
13: Information Modeling.
14: On the Relation between Hydrological Forecasts and Water Resources Management.
15: Integrated Flood Risk Analysis for Assessing Flood Protection Strategies.
16: River Basin Management with a Special Focus on Management of Flood Events.
17: Science and Water Policy Interface: An Integrated Methodological Framework for Developing Decision Support Systems (DSSs).
18: Flow–Based Structural Modelling and Dynamic Simulation of Lake Water Levels.
19: Evolutionary Computation for Single and Multiobjective Water Distribution Systems Optimal Design: Review of Some Recent Applied Methodologies.
20: Use of Sediments Water in Environmental Monitoring.
21: Principal Component Analysis of Hydrological Data.
22: A System Innovation–Oriented Integration of Management Information Systems in Urban Water Management.
23: The Status of Lake Victoria Environment: Trends and Impacts to Fish Stocks.
24: Determination of Retention Efficiency of Kimondi Wetland in North Nandi District in Kenya.
25: Enabling Technologies and Information Processing Paradigms.
26: Application of Remote Sensing Technologies and Geographical Information Systems in Monitoring Environmental Degradation in the Lake Victoria Watershed, East Africa.
27: Using Geographic Information System to Infollow the Fertilizers Pollution Migration.
28: Improving Spatio–Temporal Rainfall Interpolation Using Remote Sensing CCD Data in a Tropical Basin: A Geostatistical Modeling Approach.
29: Assessing Environment–Climate Impacts in the Nile Basin for Decision–Making: Needs for Using Global Tracers*.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.