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Fresh Surface Water

Edited by : James C.I. Dooge,

Department of Civil Engineering, University College Dublin, Ireland


1. Origin, Resources and Distribution of Rivers and Streams

Igor Alekseevich Shiklomanov, State Hydrological Institute (SHI), Russia

Origin and Evolution of River Systems

Vladimir Ivanovich Babkin, Water Resources and Water Balance Laboratory, The State Hydrological Institute, Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in North and Central America

Igor Alekseevich Shiklomanov, State Hydrological Institute (SHI), Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in South America

Vladimir Ivanovich Babkin, Water Resources and Water Balance Laboratory, The State Hydrological Institute, Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in Europe

Vladimir Ivanovich Babkin, Water Resources and Water Balance Laboratory, The State Hydrological Institute, Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in Asia

Igor Alekseevich Shiklomanov, State Hydrological Institute (SHI), Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in Africa

Igor Alekseevich Shiklomanov, State Hydrological Institute (SHI), Russia

Regional Distribution of Rivers and Streams in Australia and Oceania

Vladimir Ivanovich Babkin, Water Resources and Water Balance Laboratory, The State Hydrological Institute, Russia


2. Characteristics of River Systems

Yutaka Takahasi, University of Tokyo, Japan

Morphology and Channel Processes

I. Matsuda, Japan

Chemical Characteristics

Michel Meybeck, UMR 7619 Sisyphe, UPMC, France

Biological Characteristics

K. Tanida, Japan

N. Gromiec, Poland

Ecosystems and Climatic Zones

B. Golley, USA

Biogeochemical Characteristics

Norio Ogura, Faculty of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan


3. Transport Processes in River Systems

Wladimierz Czernuszenko, Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

River Flow

P.A. Carling, Southampton, UK

Thermodynamics of Rivers

Wlodzimierz Czernuszenko, Poland

Constituent Transport

Pawel M. Rowinski, Poland

Transport of Sediments

Walter H. Graf, Switzerland,
Mustafa S. Altinakar, Switzerland

Chemical Transport in Rivers

A. James, UK


4. River Ecosystems

Maciej Zalewski

Biogeochemical Processes

J. Richey, USA

J. Hodges, USA

M. McClain, Peru

Gilles Billen, France

Dynamics and Cycling of Materials

A.G. Hildrew, School of Biological Sciences, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK

P. Callow, UK

J.D. Newbold, USA

L. Malton, UK

Ecotones

Henri Decamps, France

Ecosystems Rehabilitation

G. Petts, UK

R. Sparks, USA

J. Kerr, USA

A.M. Milner, UK


5. The Uses of River Water and Impacts

Jan Malan Jordaan, Water Utilisation Division, Chemical Engineering Department, University of Pretoria, South

River Navigation and Associated Structures

David M. Admiraal, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, USA

Marcelo H. Garcia, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Dredging in Rivers and Estauries

Rudolf van den Bosch, Chemin de la Combe, France

Sedimentation of Rivers, Reservoirs and Canals

K.G. Ranga Raju, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Roorkee, India

Sediment Exclusion at River Intakes

Helmut Schelierlein, Institut für Wasserbau, Universität Innsbruck, Austria

Felix Mitalo, Water Department, College of Civil Engineering, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Rivers and Human Development

Adebayo J. Adeloye, Department of Civil and Offshore Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, UK

Potable Water

Stefano Pagliara, Departmant of Civil Engineering, University of Pisa, Italy

D. Dazzini, Departmant of Civil Engineering, University of Pisa, Italy

Disposal of Sewage

Jan Malan Jordaan, Water Utilisation Division, Chemical Engineering Department, University of Pretoria, South

Sustainable Industrial Water Use in Southern Germany

Jurgen Giesecke, Institute of Hydraulic Engineering, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Water Consumption, Fisheries and Water-related Recreational Facilities

Erna S. Wetzel, South Africa



 

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