Urban Hydrology, Hydraulics, and Stormwater Quality

Urban Hydrology, Hydraulics, and Stormwater Quality

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A practical introduction on today's challenge of controlling and managing the water resources used by and affected by cities and urbanized communities. The book offers an integrated engineering approach, covering the spectrum of urban watershed management, urban hydraulic systems, and overall stormwater management. Each chapter concludes with helpful problems. Solutions Manual available to qualified professors and instructors upon request. Introduces the reader to two popular, non-proprietary computer-modeling pro-grams: HEC-HMS (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) and SWMM (U.S EPA).Relying heavily on numerical techniques addressed throughout the book, two of the most widely used computer modeling programs in the industry are presented: The Corps of Engineers HEC-HMS model The Environmental Protection Agency SWMM model ...

Title:Urban Hydrology, Hydraulics, and Stormwater Quality
Author:A. Osman Akan, Robert J. Houghtalen
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2003-08-25


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