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Groundwater

Edited by : Luis Silveira, Eduardo J. Usunoff,

Department of Fluid Mechanics and Environmental Engineering (IMFIA), Faculty of Engineering, Uruguay Instituto de Hidrologia de Llanuras, Argentina


Groundwater

Pedro Emilio Martínez Alfaro, Department of Geodynamics, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain


1. Origin, Distribution, Formation, and Effects

Jozsef Tóth, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Canada

Groundwater in Igneous, Metamorphic and Sedimentary Rocks

Jozsef Tóth, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Canada

Ground-and Surface Water Interactions

Samuele Cavazza, Departmant of Civil Engineering, University of Pisa, Italy

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

Catchment Water Balance, Climate and Groundwater

Derek Eamus, Northern Territory University, Australia

Groundwater Recharge

Marios A. Sophocleous, Kansas Geological Survey, The University of Kansas, USA


2. Typical Hydrogeological Scenarios

Eduardo J. Usunoff, Instituto de Hidrologia de Llanuras, Argentina

Groundwater in Moutain Regions

Jaime Garfias, Centro Interamericano de Recursos del Agua(CIRA), Facultad de Ingenieria, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de México, México

Groundwater in Karst Regions

Gultekin Gunay, Hocettepe University, International Research and Application Center for Karst Water Resources (UKAM), Turkey

Petar Milanovic, Consultant, Yugoslavia

Groundwater in Humid Regions

Norio Tase, Institute of Geoscience, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Groundwater in Arid and Semi-Arid Zones

John W. Lloyd, School of Earth Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK

Groundwater in Wetlands

Marisol Manzano, Department of Mineralogical, Geological and Geosciences Engineering, Technological University of Cartagena, Spain

Emilio Custodio Gimena, Geological and Mineralogical Institute (IGME), Spain

Hydrogeology of Large Plains

Eduardo J. Usunoff, Instituto de Hidrologia de Llanuras, Argentina

Thermal Springs

Constanzo Panichi, International Institute of Geothermal Research, Italy

G. La Ruffa, International Institute of Geothermal Research, Italy


3. Transport Processes in Groundwater

Rae Mackay, University of Birmingham, UK

Groundwater Flow in Porous Media

Andrés Alcolea, Department of Geotechnical Engineering and Geosciences, Technological University of Catalonia, Spain

Agustín.Medina, Department of Applied Mathematics, School of Civil Engineering, Technological University of Catalonia, Spain,

Groundwater Flow Through Fractured Rocks

Carol Braester, Israel Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Israel

Multi-Phase Groundwater Flow

Jesus Carrera, Department of Geotechnical Engineering and Geosciences, Technological University of Catalonia, Spain

Water Basic Chemical Principles

Lucila Caudela, Department of Geotechnical Engineering and Geosciences, Technological University of Catalonia, Spain

Iguacio Morell, Department of Experimental Sciences, University Jaume I of Castellón, Spain

Advection, Dispersion, Sorption, Degradation, Attenuation

Dirk Schulze-Makuch, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, USA

Environmental Isotopes in Groundwater Studies

Pradeep K. Aggarwal, Isotope Hydrology Section, International Atomic Energy Agency, Austria

Klaus Froehlich, Austria

K.M. Kulkarni, Isotope Hydrology Section, International Atomic Energy Agency, Austria

Subsurface Hydrobiology

Suresh D. Pillai, Department of Poultry Science, Texas A&M University, USA

Dirk Schulze-Makuch, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, USA

Review on Mathematical Models of Flow and Contaminant Transport In Saturated Porous Media

Jacob Bear, Department of Civil Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel


4. Transport Phenomena and Vulnerability in the Unsaturated Zone

James T. McCord, Hydrosphere Resource Consultants, USA

John S. Selker, Oregon State University, USA

Physical Properties of Solid and Fluid Matrices

Jan W. Hopmans, Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, USA

Jacob H. Dane, Department of Agronomy and Soils, Auburn University, USA

Volumetric Water Content-Matric Potential Relationships

Jacob H. Dane, Department of Agronomy and Soils, Auburn University, USA

Jan W. Hopmans, Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, USA

Water and Solute Transport in the Vadose Zone

Ronny Berndtsson, Department of Water Resources Engineering, Lund University, Sweden

Magnus Persson, Department of Water Resources Engineering, Lund University, Sweden

Biodegradation in the Vadose Zone

Grazia Masciandaro, Institute of Soil Chemistry, Italian National Research Council (ICT-CNR), Italy

Processes Causing Attenuation in the Unsaturated and Saturated Zone

Brunello Ceccanti, Institute of Soil Chemistry, Italian National Research Council (ICT-CNR), Italy

Roberto Spandre, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy

Groundwater Vulnerability in Different Climatic Zones

Ricardo Hirata, Institute of Geosciences, University of SaoPaulo, Brazil

Reginaldo Antonio Bertolo, ERM Consultants, Brazil

Organic Compounds in the Vadose Zone

Brunello Ceccanti, Institute of Soil Chemistry, Italian National Research Council (ICT-CNR), Italy

Grazia Masciandaro, Institute of Soil Chemistry, Italian National Research Council (ICT-CNR), Italy


5. Groundwater Development

Leslie F. Molerio-Leon, Group of Terrestrial Waters, Institute of Geophysics, Cuba

Survey Methods

Leslie F. Molerio-Leon, Group of Terrestrial Waters, Institute of Geophysics, Cuba

Groundwater Abstraction and Wells

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Groundwater Monitoring Networks

Michael Robert Rosen, US Geological Survey, USA

Coastal Aquifers Development

Kenji Jinno, Institute of Environmental Systems, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan

Ground Water Development in Hard Rocks

Shrikant Daji Limaye, Ground Water Institute, India


6. Groundwater Use and Protection

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Groundwater Use as Potable Water Supply

Samuele Cavazza, Departmant of Civil Engineering, University of Pisa, Italy

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

Groundwater Use in Industry

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Groundwater Use in Irrigation

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Groundwater Contamination, Protection and Remediation

Fidel Ribera Urenda, Centro Internacional de Hidrología Subterránea Foundation. FCIHS, Spain

Groundwater Re-use

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Artificial Groundwater Recharge

Roberto Spandre, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy

Groundwater Recharge and Discharge

Seth E. Rose, Department of Geology, Georgia State University, USA


7. An Overview of Hydrogeology, Economic Values and Principles of Management

Phoebe Koundouri, Faculty of Letters and Social Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Reading, UK

Ben Groom, Department of Economics, University College of London, UK.,

Sustainable Groundwater Use and Overexploitation

Manuel Ramon Llamas, Department of Geodynamics, Faculty of Geology, Complutense University, Spain

Groundwater and Economics

Phoebe Koundouri, Faculty of Letters and Social Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Reading, UK

Groundwater Legislation Principles

Antonio Embid, Faculty of Law, University of Zaragoza, Spain

Conjuntive Use of Surface Water and Groundwater

Andres Sahuquillo, Departamento de Ingeniería Hidráulica y Medio Ambiente, E.T.S. de Ingenieros de Caminos, C. y P., Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain


8. Special Issues in Groundwater

Luis Silveira, Department of Fluid Mechanics and Environmental Engineering (IMFIA), Faculty of Engineering, Uruguay

Climate Change and Hydrogeologic Processes

Hugo A. Loáiciga, Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Urban Hydrogeology

Xavier Sanchez-Vila, Department of Geotechnical Engineering and Geosciences, Technological University of Catalonia, Spain

Geostatistics and Related Techniques in Groundwater Studies

Jaime Gomez-Hernandez, Dep. de Ing. Hidraulica, Esc. de Ing. de Caminos, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain

Eduardo Cassiraga, Dep. de Ing. Hidraulica, Esc. de Ing. de Caminos, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain

The Scaling Properties of Geological Media with Respect to Groundwater Flow and Transport

Charles W. Rovey II, Department of Geography, Geology, and Planning, Southwest Missouri State University, USA

"In Situ" Groundwater Treatment

Luis Silveira, Department of Fluid Mechanics and Environmental Engineering (IMFIA), Faculty of Engineering, Uruguay



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