Table of contents for Hydrology and floodplain analysis / Philip B. Bedient, Wayne C. Huber, Baxter E. Vieux.

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CONTENTS
Preface	 
1	Hydrologic Principles	 
1.1	INTRODUCTION TO HYDROLOGY   
1.2	HYDROLOGIC CYCLE  
1.3	WEATHER SYSTEMS   
1.4	PRECIPITATION   
1.5	STREAMFLOW AND THE HYDROGRAPH
1.6	HYDROLOGIC MEASUREMENT
1.7	HYDROLOGIC LOSS-EVAPORATION AND ET
1.8	HYDROLOGIC LOSS-INFILTRATION
1.9 	GREEN AND AMPT INFILTRATION METHOD
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
2	Hydrologic Analysis	 
2.1	WATERSHED CONCEPTS   
2.2	RAINFALL-RUNOFF   
2.3	HYDROGRAPH ANALYSIS   
2.4	UNIT HYDROGRAPH THEORY   
2.5	SYNTHETIC UNIT HYDROGRAPH DEVELOPMENT   
2.6	APPLICATIONS OF UNIT HYDROGRAPHS   
2.7	LINEAR AND KINEMATIC WAVE MODELS
2.8	SNOWFALL AND SNOWMELT   
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
3	Frequency Analysis	 
3.1	INTRODUCTION    
3.2	PROBABILITY CONCEPTS   
3.3	RANDOM VARIABLES AND PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS   
3.4	RETURN PERIOD OR RECURRENCE INTERVAL   
3.5	COMMON PROBABILISTIC MODELS   
3.6	GRAPHICAL PRESENTATION OF DATA   
3.7	REGIONAL ANALYSIS
3.8	RELATED TOPICS
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
4	Flood Routing	 
4.1	HYDROLOGIC AND HYDRAULIC ROUTING   
4.2	HYDROLOGIC RIVER ROUTING   
4.3	HYDROLOGIC RESERVOIR ROUTING   
4.4	GOVERNING EQUATIONS FOR HYDRAULIC RIVER ROUTING   
4.5	MOVEMENT OF A FLOOD WAVE   
4.6	KINEMATIC WAVE ROUTING   
4.7	HYDRAULIC RIVER ROUTING   
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
5	Hydrologic Simulation Models	 
5.1	INTRODUCTION TO HYDROLOGIC MODELS   
5.2	STEPS IN WATERSHED MODELING   
5.3	DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR HYDROLOGIC MODELS   
5.4	HEC FLOOD HYDROGRAPH PACKAGE   
5.5	INTRODUCTION TO HEC-HMS
5.6	HEC-HMS WATERSHED ANALYSIS: CASE STUDY   
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
6	Urban Hydrology	 
6.1	CHARACTERISTICS OF URBAN HYDROLOGY   
6.2	REVIEW OF PHYSICAL PROCESSES   
6.3	RAINFALL ANALYSIS IN URBAN BASINS
6.4	METHODS FOR QUANTITY ANALYSIS   
6.5	SEWER SYSTEM HYDRAULICS   
6.6	CONTROL OPTIONS   
6.7	OPERATIONAL COMPUTER MODELS   
6.8	CASE STUDY   
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
7	Floodplain Hydraulics   
7.1	UNIFORM FLOW   
7.2	UNIFORM FLOW COMPUTATIONS   
7.3	SPECIFIC ENERGY AND CRITICAL FLOW   
7.4	OCCURRENCE OF CRITICAL DEPTH   
7.5	NONUNIFORM FLOW OR GRADUALLY VARIED FLOW   
7.6	GRADUALLY VARIED FLOW EQUATIONS   
7.7	CLASSIFICATION OF WATER SURFACE PROFILES   
7.8	HYDRAULIC JUMP   
7.9	INTRODUCTION TO THE HEC-RAS MODEL   
7.10	THEORETICAL BASIS FOR HEC-RAS   
7.11	BASIC DATA REQUIREMENTS(STEADY STATE)  
7.12	OPTIONAL HEC-RAS CAPABILITIES   
7.13 	BRIDGE MODELING IN HEC-RAS
7.14	HEC-RAS FEATURES
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
8	Ground Water Hydrology	 
8.1	INTRODUCTION   
8.2	PROPERTIES OF GROUND WATER   
8.3	GROUND WATER MOVEMENT   
8.4	FLOW NETS   
8.5	GENERAL FLOW EQUATIONS   
8.6	DUPUIT EQUATION   
8.7	STREAMLINES AND EQUIPOTENTIAL LINES   
8.8	UNSATURATED FLOW   
8.9	STEADY-STATE WELL HYDRAULICS   
8.10	UNSTEADY WELL HYDRAULICS   
8.11	WATER WELLS   
8.12	GROUND WATER MODELING TECHNIQUES   
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
9	Design Applications in Hydrology	 
9.1	INTRODUCTION   
9.2	DRAINAGE COLLECTION SYSTEMS
9.3	DESIGN OF CULVERTS
9.4	DETENTION BASINS USED TO MITIGATE PROJECT IMPACTS
9.5	FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT DESIGN ISSUES
SUMMARY   
PROBLEMS   
REFERENCES   
10	GIS Applications in Hydrology	 
10.1	INTRODUCTION TO GIS   
10.2	GENERAL GIS CONCEPTS   
10.3	DIGITAL REPRESENTATION HYDROLOGIC PARAMETERS   
10.4	DIGITAL REPRESENTATION OF TOPOGRAPHY   
10.5	GIS-BASED HYDROLOGY AND HYDRAULICS   
10.6	COMMON GIS SOFTWARE PROGRAMS   
SUMMARY 
ONLINE RESOURCES  
REFERENCES   
11	Radar Rainfall Applications in Hydrology	 
11.1	INTRODUCTION   
11.2	RADAR ESTIMATION OF RAINFALL   
11.3	NEXRAD (WSR-88D)RADAR SYSTEM   
11.4	GAGE ADJUSTMENT OF RADAR
11.5	HYDROLOGIC APPLICATIONS
SUMMARY   
REFERENCES   
12	Severe Storm Impacts and Flood Managment
12.1	INTRODUCTION   
12.2	FLOOD MANAGEMENT ISSUES AND BASIC TERMINOLOGY
12.3	STRUCTURAL AND NONSTRUCTURAL METHODS OF FLOOD CONTROL
12.4	THE FLOOD CONTROL PARADOX
12.5	THE 2005 HURRICANE SEASON: KATRINA, RITA, AND EMILY
12.6	IMPROVED STRATEGIES TOWARD FLOOD MANAGEMENT
SUMMARY   
REFERENCES   
Appendix A  Symbols and Notation	 
Appendix B  Metric Conversion Factors (SI Units to U.S. Customary)	 
Appendix C  Properties of Water	 
Appendix D  Normal Distribution Tables	 
Appendix E  Useful Hydrology-Related Internet Links	 
Glossary	 
Index	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Hydrology.