Advances in Data-based Approaches for Hydrologic Modeling by Bellie Sivakumar, Ronny Berndtsson

By Bellie Sivakumar, Ronny Berndtsson

This booklet comprehensively money owed the advances in data-based methods for hydrologic modeling and forecasting. 8 significant and most well liked techniques are chosen, with a bankruptcy for every -- stochastic tools, parameter estimation strategies, scaling and fractal equipment, distant sensing, synthetic neural networks, evolutionary computing, wavelets, and nonlinear dynamics and chaos tools.

those methods are selected to deal with a variety of hydrologic approach features, procedures, and the linked difficulties. every one of those 8 techniques encompasses a accomplished assessment of the elemental strategies, their functions in hydrology, and a dialogue on power destiny directions.

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Res. , 47 (2008). edu Jose D. edu Stochastic simulation and forecasting of hydroclimatic processes, such as precipitation and streamflow, are vital tools for risk-based management of water resources systems. Stochastic hydrology has a long and rich history in this area. The traditional approaches have been based on mathematical models with assumed or derived structure representing the underlying mechanisms and processes involved. The model generally includes several variables and a parameter set.

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