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Investigating step-pool sequence stability

Kevin A. Waters, Joanna Crowe Curran
2012 Water Resources Research  
Water was recirculated and sediment was fed into the upstream end of the flume.  ...  Reach average water surface slope, bed slope, and energy slope were calculated using values measured from the images.  ... 
doi:10.1029/2011wr011436 fatcat:wa47ud66mff6rkb5rb6jj3qcw4

MRT-Lattice Boltzmann Model for Multilayer Shallow Water Flow

Kevin R. Tubbs, Frank T.-C. Tsai
2019 Water  
The multilayer MRT-LBM is promising for simulating lateral and vertical distributions of the horizontal velocities in shallow water flow.  ...  Using multiple relaxation times in the lattice Boltzmann model has an advantage of handling very low kinematic viscosity without causing a stability problem in the shallow water equations.  ...  Each layer has an initial local water height of 1 m, such that initial water depth is 10 m. The initial flow velocity is zero.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w11081623 fatcat:6uvrukhxzrbk5mbtvnlkezqa4e

Water Cycles and Climate Change [chapter]

Kevin E. Trenberth
2014 Global Environmental Change  
Because the climate is changing from human activities, and there is a direct effect on the hydrological cycle, water resources will also change.  ...  Accordingly, the water cycle speeds up.  ...  The Role of Water in the Climate System and Climate Change The Earth's water cycle is not only of vital interest because of the continual fresh water supply on land for humanity to exploit, but also because  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-007-5784-4_30 fatcat:eyebituqgndgromin7y727qzya

Pretreatment Techniques for Produced Water with Subsequent Forward Osmosis Remediation

Tiffany Liden, Zacariah L. Hildenbrand, Kevin A. Schug
2019 Water  
It can be concluded that forward osmosis can be used to extract water from high-salinity oil field brines and produced water, and that pretreating the produced water decreased the tendency for fouling.  ...  Forward osmosis is a viable option to treat high-salinity produced water; however, fouling has been an issue.  ...  Solaris Water Midstream is also gratefully acknowledged for providing PW samples. UltraPAC coagulants and polymer were provided by Geochemicals.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w11071437 fatcat:avovsxdg4zgprklfufoezc6uy4

New Measurements Of The Water Vapour Continuum

David Paynter, Keith Shine, Kevin Smith
2006 Zenodo  
The origin and magnitude of the water vapour continuum has long been a subject of controversy and uncertainty.  ...  The deduced pure water vapour continuum shows good agreement with the MT CKD continuum between 5000 cm^-1 and 8000 cm^-1 .  ...  Line data from HITRAN 2004 Water Continuum Theory  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.17724 fatcat:7dl4ui5yorahjhltjxz3lnoesy

Drinking water purity – a UK perspective

John Machell, Kevin Prior, Richard Allan, John M. Andresen
2015 Environmental Science Water Research & Technology  
This article outlines a UK-based perspective on the meaning of water purity based on relevant literature and consultation with members of the Water Science Forum of the Royal Society of Chemistry.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge all members of the Water Science Forum of the Royal Society of Chemistry for their helpful discussions.  ...  water supply system.  ... 
doi:10.1039/c5ew90006a fatcat:kzgytkxbzna4tbzgp4afq4wobm

Water utilities' improvement: The need for water and energy management techniques and skills

Lugano Wilson, Kevin Nsolloh Lichinga, Atupele Burton Kilindu, Augustino Alfred Masse
2021 Water Cycle  
Besides energy costs, the utilities suffer from water losses, Non-Revenue Water (NRW) which leads to energy loss.  ...  The operator's skills are also influential on water systems energy consumption.  ...  Besides energy costs, the utilities suffer from water losses, Non-Revenue Water (NRW).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.watcyc.2021.05.002 fatcat:qmzl2xai3zg33dk7xutx3kpala

Water Governance in England: Improving Understandings and Practices through Systemic Co-Inquiry

Natalie Foster, Kevin Collins, Ray Ison, Chris Blackmore
2016 Water  
In 2015, water governance in England finds itself part way through perhaps the most significant changes since the privatisation of the water industry in 1989.  ...  , revealed new insights and identified concerted actions to improve (transform) water governance.  ...  Acknowledgments: This paper was developed under the CADWAGO project (Climate Adaptation and Water Governance Project, http://www.cadwago.net) and was funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, Compagnia di San  ... 
doi:10.3390/w8110540 fatcat:qvyyxnk7anguddesobj523rtgi

River Forecast Application for Water Management: Oil and Water?

Kevin Werner, Kristen Averyt, Gigi Owen
2013 Weather, Climate, and Society  
Previous studies have shown that the application of forecasts into water management is not pervasive.  ...  Managing water resources generally and managing reservoir operations specifically have been touted as opportunities for applying forecasts to improve decision making.  ...  Introduction Many factors influence water management decisions including political pressures, legal and policy constraints, infrastructure, and natural and managed water supply.  ... 
doi:10.1175/wcas-d-12-00044.1 fatcat:xftch5w77fctldraav22ylgv6e

Benthic jellyfish dominate water mixing in mangrove ecosystems [article]

David Marcel Durieux, Brad Gemmell, Kevin Du Clos
2019 bioRxiv   pre-print
Water mixing affects aquatic ecosystem processes by regulating the interactions between water masses such as delivering nutrient-rich water to depleted areas.  ...  In addition, Cassiopea sp. were responsible for release of porewater into the water column at an average rate of 2.64 ml/h.  ...  rich interstitial pore water from sediments into the water column.  ... 
doi:10.1101/784173 fatcat:hufdmsnquffpbnnnlsmxdh3uky

Sustainable Urban Water System Transitions Through Management Reforms in Ghana

Ernest Nti Acheampong, Mark Swilling, Kevin Urama
2016 Water resources management  
, leaving a rationing system of water supply in major cities like Accra.  ...  Despite decades of water reforms, Ghana's struggle to achieve sustainable urban water system is deepened by complex interactions of multi-layered political, socio-economic and managerial characteristics  ...  The current water policy treats water as both social and economic good.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11269-016-1256-3 fatcat:ezy4efsycfdsfnfixt55iv4egm

Dynamic functional contribution of the water channel AQP5 to the water permeability of peripheral lens fiber cells

Rosica S. Petrova, Kevin F. Webb, Ehsan Vaghefi, Kerry Walker, Kevin L. Schey, Paul J. Donaldson
2018 American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology  
Dynamic functional contribution of the water channel AQP5 to the water permeability of peripheral lens fiber cells.  ...  Since in other tissues AQP5 functions as a regulated water channel with a water permeability (P H2O) some 20 times higher than AQP0, AQP5 could function to modulate PH2O in lens fiber cells.  ...  not AQP0 water channels.  ... 
doi:10.1152/ajpcell.00214.2017 pmid:29118028 fatcat:qy7yltkd4resfjwqa2hmbjapze

Eliminating turbidity in drinking water using the mucilage of a common cactus

Thomas Pichler, Kevin Young, Norma Alcantar
2012 Water Science and Technology : Water Supply  
Diced Nopal cladodes (pads) have been used for the treatment of turbid natural spring waters in Latin America.  ...  Alcantar | Eliminating turbidity in drinking water using cactus mucilage Water Science & Technology: Water Supply | 12.2 | 2012  ...  Generally, filters are placed over a water source and are used widely for point-of-use water supply systems.  ... 
doi:10.2166/ws.2012.126 fatcat:4a7u5hfx4nfrdl4qvlctphl5la

Negotiating water conservation communication through indigenous media

Kevin Onyenankeya, Abiodun Salawu
2018 Communitas  
water use.  ...  In South Africa there are a number of water conservation initiatives to ensure optimal use of dwindling water resources.  ...  more efficient water use.  ... 
doi:10.18820/24150525/comm.v23.12 fatcat:4gwezvtcxzcpnm2dcmc276dh7e

Engineering Resilience to Water Stress in the Late Prehispanic North-Central Andean Highlands (~600–1200 BP)

Kevin Lane
2021 Water  
The Andes are defined by human struggles to provide for, and control, water.  ...  Persistent water stress in the western Pacific-facing Andean cordillera was ameliorated through the construction of interlinked dams and reservoirs controlling the water, soil, and wetlands.  ...  Water reservoir of Nununga [Cj 1]. Figure 13 . 13 Figure 13. Water reservoir of Nununga [Cj 1].  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13243544 fatcat:2vc2gqek6bfvzkkcxqja7iftqa
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