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Abstracts of Water Works Literature

Frank Hannan
1932 Journal - American Water Works Association  
This natural drainage system has been utilized for disposal of surface waters and of sewage.  ...  There are 362 municipal water works systems and 36 privately-owned systems.  ... 
doi:10.1002/j.1551-8833.1932.tb14662.x fatcat:gr5ireyeyrblnl2hne4nqvyeee

Water Services Management and Governance

2012 Water Intelligence Online  
This is an Open Access book distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial Licence (CC BY-NC 4.0), which permits copying and redistribution for non-commercial purposes, provided  ...  The views of the 14 experts from Pori, Finland, are also greatly appreciated, and the financial support from Pori Water and Academy of Finland (decision number 135843) is gratefully acknowledged.  ...  Water Services Management and Governance Acknowledgements Some of the data presented in this paper was collected in collaboration with the Institut Francaise de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA) in Nairobi and  ... 
doi:10.2166/9781780400730 fatcat:evwtnejxmnb4tjxjtg65cxji5u

Between regulation and targeted expropriation: Rural-to-urban groundwater reallocation in Jordan

Timothy Liptrot, Hussam Hussein
2020 Water Alternatives  
In response to rising urban water demand, some regions have reallocated water from irrigation to more valuable uses.  ...  The results find that regulatory measures such as tariffs and well licensing have a limited impact on agricultural water use when opposed by a broad coalition of interest groups; instead, a targeted expropriation  ...  With no other users left, Mudawarra became an urban water 'preserve' that was insulated from other users' demands.  ... 
doaj:6ad19e0a31bf4b1988edb3c9a268da26 fatcat:64kzd3x6ovehnjws4oreozizla

Autonomous Hospital Assistant Bot

Pratik Pinto, Arun Varghese, Francis Talari, Shalin Edward, Amruta Pabarekar, M.D. Patil, V.A. Vyawahare
2022 ITM Web of Conferences  
Thus, The Autonomous Hospital Assistant Bot will act as a middleman through which the hospital staff can remotely monitor, interact and provide necessities like food, water, and medicine to the patient  ...  The bot can help to cut down these interactions exponentially since it takes care of the three major reasons for the routine check-ups i.e. patient monitoring, interaction, and providing the necessities  ...  On a clean surface like a floor, a black or non-reflective path of considerable width must be placed as shown in Fig. 1 . PSLB would follow that path for its motion.  ... 
doi:10.1051/itmconf/20224403047 fatcat:sdj53tixeregjg3gmrtx3bl76e

1 The Digital Hug: Love and Care from a Distance [chapter]

2021 Touch in the Time of Corona  
It allows us to associate the experience of having an emotion with the very affect of one surface upon another, an affect that leaves its mark or trace.  ...  , clean potentially infected surfaces across the city, keep supply routes open, or deliver the goods bought online by fearful or bored citizens whose main interlocutor is digital media.  ...  , and a body touching someone else's heart.  ... 
doi:10.1515/9783110744767-002 fatcat:e7dwlt5cinhahatkw55o62hrya

Ambient Sensors for Elderly Care and Independent Living: A Survey

Md. Uddin, Weria Khaksar, Jim Torresen
2018 Sensors  
Elderly care applications often demand real-time observation of the environment and the resident's activities using an event-driven system.  ...  As an emerging area of research and development, it is necessary to explore the approaches of the elderly care system in the literature to identify current practices for future research directions.  ...  Care-O-bot [148] (2009) It is a human-like robot.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18072027 pmid:29941804 pmcid:PMC6068532 fatcat:fb2x2z4hmrbynbcdvou6rmc3gi

Green and Eco-friendly Nanotechnology – Concepts and Industrial Prospects

Shubhrajyotsna Aithal, P. S. Aithal
2021 International journal of management, technology, and social science  
Nanotechnology is considered as a tool for solving problems and providing comfort in the livelihood of human beings, also possess challenges and treats if not used carefully. nanotechnology if used properly  ...  This paper discusses theconcept, current research outcome, and the industrial prospects of achieving global SDG andmuch more using green and eco-friendly nanotechnology in 21st century.  ...  Cleaning sector O: Green nanotechnology products, processes, and applications are capable to clean degraded environments including air cleaning, water cleaning, and sound cleaning and controls climate  ... 
doi:10.47992/ijmts.2581.6012.0127 fatcat:kqwzsnk3dnfxboq3hgpjoc4vtq

Green and Eco-friendly Nanotechnology – Concepts and Industrial Prospects

Shubhrajyotsna Aithal1, P.S. Aithal
2021 Zenodo  
This paper discusses the concept, current research outcome, and the industrial prospects of achieving global SDG and much more using green and eco-friendly nanotechnology in 21st century.  ...  Nanotechnology is considered as a tool for solving problems and providing comfort in the livelihood of human beings, also possess challenges and treats if not used carefully. nanotechnology if used properly  ...  Cleaning sector O: Green nanotechnology products, processes, and applications are capable to clean degraded environments including air cleaning, water cleaning, and sound cleaning and controls climate  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4496912 fatcat:6byuhmvjlrbn7exoueg6eya55i

EFFECT OF WATER ADSORPTION ENERGY TO ELECTRICITY CONVERSION IN THE YSZ - NANOPOWDER SYSTEMS

Aleksandr S DOROSHKEVICH, Andrey I LYUBCHYK, Akhmed K ISLAMOV, Elmar B ASGEROV, Tatyana Yu ZELENYAK, Artem V SHYLO, Viktor I BODNARCHUK, Vitaliy A TURCHENKO, Yuriy Yu BACHERIKOV, Valeria R GASHIMOVA, Maria BALASOIU
2019 Zenodo  
attempt was given to increase the specific effectiveness of chemovoltaic converter by changing the planar function of heterojunction on three-dimensional structure with high chemical activity of the surface  ...  This information will be further used to implement concrete measures that will make the cooling system more efficient, ensuring both a better functioning of the computer systems and energy saving.  ...  S5 -Engineering and Industrial Physics The electricity consumption is also follows, using a digital power meter type UPT-210 (built by Algodue Elettronica, Italy).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2591122 fatcat:cgqeyphd4nbxrgthx36auadk7e

SANITATION OF VERA CRUZ, MEXICO, DURING THE AMERICAN OCCUPATION

WM D. WRIGHTSON
1915 Southern medical journal (Birmingham, Ala. Print)  
In consequence all surface waters originating beyond these points have to be taken care of by surface drainage.  ...  STORM WATER SYSTEM. The storm water system was installed by Pearson & Sons at the time of the construction of the present port works, 1903.  ... 
doi:10.1097/00007611-191512000-00022 fatcat:thzne6u5dbaxfp4f7i7mj3pzg4

EnviRobots: How Human–Robot Interaction Can Facilitate Sustainable Behavior

Clara Scheutz, Theresa Law, Matthias Scheutz
2021 Sustainability  
These scenarios encompass possible robots that range from limited sensing and no manipulation capabilities, to more sophisticated sensing and no manipulation, to sophisticated sensing and manipulation  ...  Environmental psychology aims to study human behavior with regard to the environment and how psychological techniques can be used to motivate behavior change.  ...  Additionally, it is able to remove water hyacinth, a highly invasive species that floats freely on the surface of many bodies of water.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132112283 fatcat:i6vpj5qtybh63noxatxpwrcu5u

Review on Emerging Internet of Things Technologies to Fight the COVID-19

S. Yoshita Manavi, Vinuthna Nekkanti, Ram Shankar Choudhary, N. Jayapandian
2020 2020 Fifth International Conference on Research in Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks (ICRCICN)  
This article explores and reviews the various Internet of Things enabled technologies and applications used in screening, contact tracing, and surveillance.  ...  IoT protocols like Radio-frequency identification (RFID), Wireless Fidelity (WiFi), Global Positioning System (GPS) are gaining popularity for providing solutions to these challenges.  ...  Also, TeleHealth can help people guide the health system and access routine care during an outbreak.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icrcicn50933.2020.9296161 fatcat:p2kphlcfgfdwpig3bkpkkm2oe4

Environmental safety in the field of construction and operation of hydraulic structures

Trofim Shkrebtii, Andrei Cherkasov, Tamara Nebozh, Alexandr Muraviev, Ruslan Taroev, V. Breskich
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
It was revealed that in recent years, environmental expertise has become more stringent in assessing and allowing hydraulic facilities to begin construction and installation work and commissioning, due  ...  The objectives are to identify and systematize implemented examples of environmental solutions. The objects of the study are hydraulic structures: mooring, river and shelf.  ...  While water contaminated in all of the above processes is generally not purified and is contaminated in a clean water body.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202021711005 fatcat:vjk5stbbifhsfizc6ed2ddjadu

Characterization of a river at risk: the case of Sapangdaku River in Toledo City, Cebu, Philippines

Joje Mar P. Sanchez, Science Education Department, College of Teacher Education, Cebu Normal University, Cebu City, Philippines, Marchee T. Picardal, Marnan T. Libres, Hedeliza A. Pineda, Ma. Lourdes B. Paloma, Judelynn M. Librinca, Reginald Raymund A. Caturza, Sherry P. Ramayla, Ruby L. Armada, Jay P. Picardal, Chemistry Department, College of Arts and Sciences, Velez College, Cebu City, Philippines (+6 others)
2020 AIMS Environmental Science  
Also classifies and monitors quality of surface water-bodies. Department of Health (DOH). Sets and monitors drinking water standards.  ...  The current surface and groundwater quality and availability indicate that access to clean water is becoming acute in urban and coastal areas.  ...  WATER QUALITY SCORECARD FOR SURFACE WATER (RIVERS, LAKES, BAYS) WATER QUALITY SCORECARD FOR SURFACE WATER (RIVERS, LAKES, BAYS) Sources: DENR-EMB, 2003 and LLDA data for Laguna De Bay, 1999.  ... 
doi:10.3934/environsci.2020035 fatcat:gqrz3zr53nbplfyfzlz4z45sem

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) [chapter]

1987 Yearbook of the United Nations 1987  
Outcome of Group Work 86 7.1 Water politics: Flood risk management -role of floodplains and a practical framework (EU-WFD) 86 7.2 Research: Contaminant load budgets/calculation and modelling in the DRB  ...  The Framework of projects in the DRB 77 6.1 Communication in transdisciplinary and transboundary projects (V.Iordache) 77 6.2 The ICPDR and the implementation of the EU-WEFD in the Danube River Basin (  ...  and impacts on surface and groundwaters, to identify artificial and heaviliy modified water bodies, to carry out economic analysis of water uses, to identify and describe groundwater bodies, to establish  ... 
doi:10.18356/267ed8eb-en fatcat:qy7kmbrngveb3j5qnmb5iowpo4
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