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Multi-Agent System For Irrigation Using Fuzzy Logic Algorithm And Open Platform Communication Data Access

T. Wanyama, B. Far
2017 Zenodo  
OPC technology enables the Irrigation Scheduler Agent to communicate over the Internet, making the system scalable to a municipal or regional agent based water monitoring, management, and optimization  ...  In this paper, we present an agent based smart irrigation system.  ...  Moreover, the system is based on multi-agent system modeling such that it can be scaled to control and monitor community, municipality, or regional irrigation water usage.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1130676 fatcat:b3u2yzvfzrf27jvfxsps27b6na

Understanding the Complexity of Water Supply System Governance: A Proposal for a Methodological Framework

Fernando Gumeta-Gómez, Andrea Sáenz-Arroyo, Gustavo Hinojosa-Arango, Claudia Monzón-Alvarado, Maria Azahara Mesa-Jurado, Dolores Molina-Rosales
2021 Water  
The question of how the complexity of water governance may be understood beyond a heuristic concept remains unanswered.  ...  In this paper, we propose a Water Governance Complexity Framework to address the complexity of water governance.  ...  The funders had no role in the design of the study; in the collection, analyses, or interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript; or in the decision to publish the results.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13202870 fatcat:kboi7bht6bgwvgxwsrvoprjljm

Multi-Agent System For Irrigation Using Fuzzy Logic Algorithm And Open Platform Communication Data Access

T. Wanyama, B. Far
2017 Zenodo  
OPC technology enables the Irrigation Scheduler Agent to communicate over the Internet, making the system scalable to a municipal or regional agent based water monitoring, management, and optimization  ...  In this paper, we present an agent based smart irrigation system.  ...  Moreover, the system is based on multi-agent system modeling such that it can be scaled to control and monitor community, municipality, or regional irrigation water usage.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1340198 fatcat:srbizlbsijgmhdw75qet7appfa

Microbial Population Structure In Circulating Cooling Water System Makeup By Municipal Reclaimed Water

Huanhuan Huang, Ping Xu, Jie Wang, Changzheng Wang
2001 Revista de chimie (Bucuresti)  
However, the reclaimed water contains a large number of microorganisms while the water environment in circulating cooling water system allows the micro-organisms to further increase.  ...  Based on the study of microbial population structure in municipal reclaimed water, this paper explores the microbial population structure and dominant species in the water in response to the specific situation  ...  We also thank the support of Jingneng power plant for collecting water samples and carrying out the experiment.  ... 
doi:10.37358/rc.20.3.8032 fatcat:cetphjzetbdv7p4527muagztmi

Drinking water service delivery choices in Poland: Empirical analysis of impact factors

Katarzyna Szmigiel-Rawska, Julita Łukomska
2020 Water Alternatives  
Local Polish government constitutes a highly decentralised system which features a wide range of service delivery governance arrangements.  ...  The model was tested using quantitative tools created on statistical variables, and by a survey of 1089 municipal representatives.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The paper is based on results of the "Determinants of local public service provision model in the context of transaction costs economy, market characteristics and political costs" research  ... 
doaj:c1b454bfa5084c8cb2c7215dc445a8d2 fatcat:f3b4vkibf5czdhwexjz2xfezhu

Proposal of a Conceptual Model to Represent Urban-Industrial Systems from the Analysis of Existing Worldwide Experiences

Carmen Ruiz-Puente
2021 Sustainability  
As such, Agent-Based Models (ABM) were suggested to be the most suitable approach for their representation.  ...  To this end, a set of worldwide previous UIS experiences were overviewed to identify the agents, dynamics, and collaboration opportunities that characterize them.  ...  Funding: This research was funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities, grant number DPI2017-88127-R (AEI/FEDER, UE).  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13169292 fatcat:l7jatpbzrfdhjc5f2tqkbmyzea

Análisis político del Programa de Control del dengue en Morelos, México

Mariana I González Fernández, Emanuel Orozco Núñez, Enrique Cifuentes
2010 Revista de Saúde Pública  
RESULTADOS: Las bases jurídicas indican que la respuesta a la epidemia es una tarea multisectorial.  ...  OBJETIVO: Analizar medidas municipales implementadas para el control de la epidemia del dengue, sobretodo las de coordinación sectorial, gobernanza y participación de grupos sociales.  ...  . 11 The analysis of the system's leadership was undertaken based on a review of policies pertaining to the control of dengue (General Health Law, State Health Law, the Offi cial Mexican Norm -032-SSA2  ... 
doi:10.1590/s0034-89102010005000040 pmid:20944893 fatcat:2aemrsvit5fz3e536xypuao6wq

Efficient Waste Management in a Smart City

G B Zakharova, A V Fedorova
2020 IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering  
The logistical task of garbage picking in multi-agent systems technology is formalized and the model example is presented in the Any Logic simulation system.  ...  National projects for the development of the Russian Federation, including in the field of digitalization, aimed at creating a comfortable ecologically pure urban environment are presented.  ...  Controlled parameters: water temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen content, electric conductivity of water, ions NH 4 + and NO 3-.  ... 
doi:10.1088/1757-899x/972/1/012019 fatcat:ff4zrt3i5nckzczjzqebot4kbq

Managing Water Supply through Joint Regional Municipal Authorities in Finland: Two Comparative Cases

Marko Stenroos, Tapio S. Katko
2011 Water  
Joint Municipal Authority for Water Supply (established in 1967)-for assessing the development of supra-municipal water governance.  ...  The above two cases make it possible to analyze and assess water policies in settings where the owners are groups of municipalities. The analysis is based on two separately conducted case studies.  ...  The financial support from the Academy of Finland (decision no. 135843) is also gratefully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w3020667 fatcat:bmnuhxod3ve7zf2vtjjkikqtei

Analytical Support for Integrated Water Resources Management: A New Method for Addressing Spatial and Temporal Variability

Vladimir V. Nikolic, Slobodan P. Simonovic, Dragan B. Milicevic
2012 Water resources management  
Agent-based model is used to analyze spatial dynamics of complex physical-social-economic-biologic system.  ...  The system integrates four analytical tools: (i) geographic information system; (ii) system dynamics simulation; (iii) agent-based model; and (iv) hydrologic simulation.  ...  Work presented in this paper is also supported by the Ministry of Education and Science, Republic of Serbia, through grant No. TR37018, provided to the third author.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11269-012-0193-z fatcat:jefplkx5jvbsnmuceacdxnp2xi

Conceptual Research on Decision Making Meetings for Urban Water Management

Yan MA, Yunfeng LI
2015 International Review for Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development  
We will introduce an integrated model of Online Decision Making Meetings (ODMM) for sustainable management of water resources, which combines online meetings with an agent-based simulation function.  ...  The model consists of a remote server, a simulation model for background processing and clients.  ...  By integrating a cellular and agent-based simulation system with an online meeting function, a virtual communication meeting environment was achieved.  ... 
doi:10.14246/irspsd.3.3_16 fatcat:ruda7hfnhbb4paexxbzer4zpsa

Shifts in Spatial Plans for Flood Resilience and Climate Adaptation: Examining Planning Procedure and Planning Mandates

Meng Meng, Marcin Dąbrowski, Dominic Stead
2019 Sustainability  
In addition, new plans combine long-term strategic visions, soft principles, and strict regulations with an aim to promote concrete planning practice between multiple layers with a clear mandate.  ...  The paper examines the development of different spatial plans to address flood resilience in the Chinese city of Guangzhou, one of the most vulnerable cities to flooding and climate change.  ...  The setting of district regulatory runoff control codes (Figure 11-4) was based on the maps of catchment sub-basins boundaries (Figure 11 -2) and municipal runoff control regulatory codes (Figure 10  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12010105 fatcat:3c36cun4d5gyrjz23hiofcjv5a

Effects of Iodine in Microbial Control of Dental Treatment Water

Raghunath Puttaiah, Shankargouda Patil
2011 Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice  
Objective: To determine the effects of low levels of iodine constantly present in the dental unit water system on microbial control of dental treatment water and biofilm control.  ...  One way to control contamination would be to retrofit the DUW system with a self-contained reservoir and detach the water system from the municipal water source.  ...  A schematic of this system is shown in Figure 1 . This device simulated eight dental unit waterline systems to scale and operation of the system was computer controlled.  ... 
doi:10.5005/jp-journals-10024-1025 fatcat:idhdrtszlrhnbjbbllq6pjmpsi

Modeling Alternative Collaborative Governance Network Designs: An Agent-Based Model of Water Governance in the Lake Champlain Basin, Vermont

Patrick Bitterman, Christopher J Koliba
2020 Journal of public administration research and theory  
We present an agent-based model (ABM) of water governance for the Lake Champlain Basin to simulate the impacts of alternative collaborative governance arrangements on the development of suites of water  ...  With the widespread use of collaborative governance mechanisms for mitigating water pollution, an opportunity exists to test alternative institutional designs based on collaborative governance theory using  ...  No potential conflict of interest is reported by the authors.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jopart/muaa013 fatcat:kx73upvwmzh23kjkakvsfcen6i

Page 1067 of Water Environment Research Vol. 22, Issue 8 [page]

1950 Water Environment Research  
Under the State’s water pollution control program, enacted in 1949, a Water Pollution Control Board has been established, with authority to order municipalities and industries to One of the problems which  ...  Fish Trans., omm on Algae, Growths Causing Nuisances.’ g (July, 1946 TREATMENT FINANCING IN NEW YORK STATE All but a handful of New York State municipalities will be able to build sewer systems and sewage  ... 
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