Applied Drought Modeling Prediction and Mitigation

Written By Zekâi Şen
Applied Drought Modeling  Prediction  and Mitigation
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 03 August 2015
  • ISBN : 0128024224
  • Pages : 484 pages
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Download or read book entitled Applied Drought Modeling Prediction and Mitigation by author: Zekâi Şen which was release on 03 August 2015 and published by Elsevier with total page 484 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Applied Drought Modelling, Prediction, and Mitigation provides a practical guide to new and recent methodologies for drought characterizations, change modeling, down-scaling, and future predictions. The modeling procedures covered by the book include recent advancements in regional drought extent, coverage, intensity, and water deficit predictions, which are increasingly significant given current climate change impacts on water resources. Each modeling procedure is explained theoretically prior to the mathematical derivation, and includes book examples, exercises, and case studies that supplement the applied and practical material, thus making the approaches accessible and applicable to the reader. Presents new and recent methodologies for drought characterizations, change modeling, down-scaling, and future predictions Includes online modeling tools to help readers quickly solve drought related problems Presents methodologies, including drought features (duration, intensity, and magnitude) at any desired risk level Include case studies from arid and semi-arid regions

Applied Drought Modeling Prediction and Mitigation

Applied Drought Modeling  Prediction  and Mitigation
  • Author : Zekâi Şen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-08-03
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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Summary : Applied Drought Modelling, Prediction, and Mitigation provides a practical guide to new and recent methodologies for drought characterizations, change modeling, down-scaling, and future predictions. The modeling procedures covered by the book include recent advancements in regional drought extent, coverage, intensity, and water deficit predictions, which are increasingly significant given current ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-11-03
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Publisher : Springer
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  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2018-12-26
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Total pages : 5540
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-04-27
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
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Summary : Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods and big data analytics to create ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
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  • Total pages : 437
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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Summary : Significant vulnerability of water systems to drought is a common issue of water resources management in Mediterranean regions. This is due both to the increasing occurrence and severity of drought events and to the growing demand for municipal, tourist, and agricultural uses. The INCO-DC project entitled "A Decision Support System ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-07
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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Summary : Floods and droughts are climate extremes that account for more than 80% of people affected by natural disasters worldwide. Both catastrophes co-exist in many river basins, for example, the Mun River Basin in Thailand, which is selected as the study area. Approximately 90% of rice cultivation here is rain-fed, and that results ...

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  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-01-06
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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Summary : This Special Issue is a platform to fill the gaps in drought risk analysis with field experience and expertise. It covers (1) robust index development for effective drought monitoring; (2) risk analysis framework development and early warning systems; (3) impact investigations on hydrological and agricultural sectors; (4) environmental change impact analyses. The articles in ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-07-26
  • Total pages : 421
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-04-17
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-03-22
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0128024224
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