By Qingyun Duan, Hoshin V. Gupta, Soroosh Sorooshian, Alain N. Rousseau, Richard Turcotte

ISBN-10: 087590355X

ISBN-13: 9780875903552

ISBN-10: 1118665678

ISBN-13: 9781118665671

Published by way of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Water technology and alertness Series.

During the previous 4 a long time, computer-based mathematical types of watershed hydrology were accepted for numerous purposes together with hydrologic forecasting, hydrologic layout, and water assets administration. those types are in accordance with normal mathematical descriptions of the watershed techniques that rework typical forcing (e.g., rainfall over the panorama) into reaction (e.g., runoff within the rivers). The consumer of a watershed hydrology version needs to specify the version parameters sooner than the version is ready to adequately simulate the watershed behavior.


Show description

Read or Download Calibration of Watershed Models PDF

Similar hydrology books

Ditches Across the Desert: Irrigation in the Lower Pecos - download pdf or read online

"One of the main completely researched, distinctive histories of any irrigated area within the American West. "—American old Review"Recommended . . . A important addition to fresh experiences of water management within the West. "—Western ancient Quarterly"A welcomed and perfect research that provides a lot to our wisdom of water improvement tasks in southeastern New Mexico within the context of the heritage of the crusade for nationwide reclamation.

Download e-book for iPad: U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers Water Resources Planning: A New by National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life

From the administrative Summary:There are a few issues that the present Corps making plans and building price range has now not saved velocity with increasing nationwide water administration wishes for flood threat administration, water transportation, and different reasons. while, others query the knowledge of and budgetary customers for the continuation of a standard water venture building software.

Download e-book for kindle: Soil Mechanics and Transport in Porous Media: Selected Works by Ruud J. Schotting, Hans C.J. van Duijn, Arnold Verruijt

This ebook comprises an outline of the main appropriate medical contributions of Gerard de Josselin de Jong to the advance of either Soil Mechanics and delivery in Porous Media. the quantity contains a range of papers via de Josselin de Jong as they have been released within the overseas clinical literature.

Extra info for Calibration of Watershed Models

Example text

Ammentorp,2002: Comparison of Different AutomatedStrategiesfor Calibrationof Rainfallrunoff Models, Journal of Hydrology,261, 48-59. , X. Gao, S. Sorooshian,B. Imam, 2000: Estimating Cloud Top Height And Spatial DisplacementFrom ScanSynchronous GOES Images Using Simplified IR-Based StereoscopicAnalysis, Journal of Geophysical Research, 105(D12): 15,597-15,608. V. A. C. Bales, 1999: Sensitivity Analysis Using Mass Flux and Concentration, HydrologicalProcesses,13(14-15), 2233-2244. C. W. H. S. Baron,2000:StreamChemistryModelingof TwoWatersheds in the FrontRange,Colorado,WaterResources Research, 36(1),77-87.

Dracup, 1980: Stochastic Parameter EstimationProceduresfor Hydrologic Rainfall-Runoff Models: Correlated and Heteroscedastic Error Cases, Water Resources Research, 16(2), 430-442. K. L. Fulton, 1983: Evaluationof Maximum Likelihood Parameter Estimation Techniquesfor ConceptualRainfall-Runoff Models: Influence of Calibration Data, Variability and Length on Model Credibility, Water ResourcesResearch, 19(1), 251-259. , Q. K. Gupta, 1993: Calibration of Rainfall-RunoffModels:Applicationof Global Optimizationto the Sacramento Soil Moisture Accounting Model, Water ResourcesResearch, 29, 1185-1194.

E. differentmodelsandusuallydifferentmodelstructures will haveto be comparedto identify a suitablemodelor models. The reasonis that the level of performancethat can be reached is unknown, due to unknown influences of data error and of natural randomess. Those models and model structuresthat severelyunder-performcan be refuted and excluded from further consideration. In cases where all modelsfail, one has to go back and relax the criteria for underperformance[Beven,2000, p. 304]. g. 113]. 119; Magee, 1977, p.

Download PDF sample

Calibration of Watershed Models by Qingyun Duan, Hoshin V. Gupta, Soroosh Sorooshian, Alain N. Rousseau, Richard Turcotte

by John

Download e-book for kindle: Calibration of Watershed Models by Qingyun Duan, Hoshin V. Gupta, Soroosh Sorooshian, Alain N.
Rated 4.82 of 5 – based on 4 votes
[an error occurred while processing the directive]