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Author Chin, David A.

Title Water-resources engineering / David A. Chin
Published Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, [2000]


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Description 750 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics -- 3. Flow in Closed Conduits -- 4. Flow in Open Channels -- 5. Probability and Statistics in Water-Resources Engineering -- 6. Surface-Water Hydrology -- 7. Ground-Water Hydrology -- 8. Hydrologic Fate and Transport Processes -- App. A. Units and Conversion Factors -- App. B. Fluid Properties -- App. C. Geometric Properties of Plane Surfaces -- App. D. Statistical Tables -- App. E. Special Functions -- App. F. Bessel Functions -- App. G. Drinking-Water Standards
Summary "Water-Resources Engineering, by David A. Chin, provides students with a complete picture of water-resources engineering by integrating the fundamental concepts of fluid mechanics, hydraulics, hydrology, and containment transport processes. The material in the text is presented from first principles, is rigorous, is relevant to the practice of water-resources engineering, and is reinforced by detailed presentations of design applications."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Hydraulics.
Hydraulic engineering.
LC no. 99021054
ISBN 0201350912