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Fundamentals of Ground Water

Fundamentals of Ground Water - 03 edition

Fundamentals of Ground Water - 03 edition

ISBN13: 9780471137856

ISBN10: 0471137855

Fundamentals of Ground Water by Franklin W. Schwartz and Hubao Zhang - ISBN 9780471137856
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2003
International: No
Fundamentals of Ground Water by Franklin W. Schwartz and Hubao Zhang - ISBN 9780471137856

ISBN13: 9780471137856

ISBN10: 0471137855

Summary

Introduction to Groundwater Hydrology provides readers with the fundamental principles of the hydraulic cycle. Also complete with illustrations and "real-life" case-studies, this book takes a comprehensive and realistic approach to the subject of hydrology. It also contains strong interactive programs for solving well hydraulics problems.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction to Ground Water.

Hydrologic Processes at the Earth's Surface.
Basic Principles of Ground-Water Flow.
Geology and Ground Water.
Theory of Ground-Water Flow.
Theory of Ground-Water Flow in Unsaturated Zones and Fractured Media.
Basic Geologic and Hydrogeologic Investigations.
Regional Ground-Water Flow.
Response of Confined Aquifers to Pumping.
Leaky Confined Aquifers and Partially-Penetrating Wells.
Response of An Unconfined Aquifer to Pumping.
Slug, Step and Intermittent Tests.
Superposition and Bounded Aquifers.
Solving Well-Hydraulics Problems with a PC.
Management of Ground-Water Resources.
Dissolved Mass in Ground Water.
Kinetic and Equilibrium Reactions.
Key Reactions Influencing Ground-Water Chemistry.
Basics of Mass Transport, Advection, and Dispersion.
Isotopes and Age Dating.
Geochemistry of Natural Water Systems.
Introduction to Contaminant Hydrogeology.
Investigating Contamination Problems in the Field.
Modeling Contaminant Transport.

Appendix A: Table of Atomic Weights.
References.
Index.

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