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Title Handbook of research on hydroinformatics : technologies, theories and applications / [edited by] Tagelsir Mohamed Gasmelseid
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), ©2011


Description electronic texts (xxviii, 587 pages : illustrations, maps) : digital files
Contents 1. Expanding the hydroinformatics agenda / Antonio Ioris -- 2. Integrated watershed management for sustainable development / Goshu Worku -- 3. Collaborative, stakeholder-driven resource modeling and management / Howard Passell, Marissa Reno, Jesse Roach, Vince Tidwell, Wael Khairy -- 4. Building capacity for better water decision making through Internet-based decision support systems / Kazimierz Salewicz, Mikiyasu Nakayama, Carl Bruch -- 5. From hydrological models to policy-relevant Decision Support Systems (DSSs) / Mukhtar Hashemi, Enda O'Connell -- 6. An approach toward an integrated management of the Mara River Basin in Tanzania / A.E. Majule -- 7. Building Sudan water knowledge sharing based on global technology / Rafaa Ghobrial -- 8. Evolutionary bayesian belief networks for participatory water resources management under uncertainty / R. Farmani [and others] -- 9. Envisioning the paradigm of Service Oriented Hydrology Intelligence (SOHI) / Pethuru Chelliah -- 10. Chaos theory for hydrologic modeling and forecasting / Bellie Sivakumar -- 11. On the relation between hydrological forecasts and water resources management / Tarig El Gamri, Amir Saeed, Abdalla Abdalla -- 12. Integrated flood risk analysis for assessing flood protection strategies / J. Ernst [and others] -- 13. River basin management with a special focus on management of flood events / Georg Petersen, Johannes Cullmann, Ruth Bittner
14. Science and water policy interface / Mukhtar Hashemi, Enda O'Connell -- 15. Flow-based structural modelling and dynamic simulation of lake water levels / Nashon Adero, John Kiema -- 16. Evolutionary computation for single and multiobjective water distribution systems optimal design / Avi Ostfeld -- 17. Use of sediments water in environmental monitoring / Nadia Shakak -- 18. Principal component analysis of hydrological data / Petr Praus -- 19. A system innovation-oriented integration of management information systems in urban water management / Tagelsir Gasmelseid -- 20. The status of Lake Victoria environment / J. Gichuki, A. Getabu, C. Ezekiel, O.C. Mkumbo -- 21. Determination of retention efficiency of Kimondi Wetland in North Nandi District in Kenya / Shadrack. Mule, Charles. Nguta -- 22. Application of remote sensing technologies and geographical information systems in monitoring environmental degradation in the Lake Victoria Watershed, East Africa / Charles Twesigye -- 23. Using geographic information system to infollow the fertilizers pollution migration / Gehan Sallam, Tahani Youssef, Mohamed Embaby, Fatma Shaltot -- 24. Improving spatio-temporal rainfall interpolation using remote sensing CCD data in a tropical basin / Berhanu Alemaw, Semu Moges -- 25. Assessing environment-climate impacts in the Nile Basin for decision-making / Farid El-Daoushy
Summary "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"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Integrated watershed management
Building capacity for better water decision making
Decision support systems
Water knowledge sharing based on global technology
Water resources management
Service oriented hydrology intelligence
Hydrologic modelling and forecasting
Flood risk analysis
Evolutionary computation
Urban water management
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also available in print
Mode of access: Internet
Print version
Subject Hydrology -- Data processing
Hydrologic models.
Hydrologic models.
Hydrology -- Data processing.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Gasmelseid, Tagelsir Mohamed, 1967-
IGI Global.
LC no. 2010000961
ISBN 9781615209088
Other Titles Hydroinformatics : technologies, theories and applications