Presents a unique combination of topical water-research issues in the Czech Republic
Enriches readers’ understanding of hydraulic flow and hydraulic structures
Includes case studies illustrating water management solutions
Part of the book series: Springer Water (SPWA)
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Table of contents (16 chapters)
Introducing the Book
Rainwater in Urban Areas
About this book
This book focuses on water pollution, water management and water structures. Presenting contributions on water quality and quantity issues from the engineering point of view, it discusses a variety of issues, from storm water management in urban areas and water quantity, to hydraulic structures, hydrodynamic modeling and flood protection. The book also provides state-of-the-art insights, which that can be used to effectively solve a variety of problems in integrated water resources management, and introduces the latest research advances.
Edited and authored by pioneers in the field who have been at the forefront of water management development in the Czech Republic, this book is a valuable resource for environmental professionals, including scientists and policymakers, interested in water-related issues both in the Czech Republic and elsewhere.
- Water Management and Protection
- Environmental Engineering
- Urban Areas in the Czech Republic
- Hydraulic Structures
- Flood Protection
- Water supply in the Czech Republic
- water quality and water pollution
- urban geography and urbanism
Editors and Affiliations
Technical University of Kosice, Kosice, Slovakia
Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt
Abdelazim M. Negm
About the editors
Martina Zeleňáková currently serves as an associate professor at the Institute of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering at the Technical University of Košice. In the context of her scientific research activities she has focused on water management and environmental impact assessment. The results of her work have been published in books, journals, and conferences proceedings. She has engaged in variety of national and international projects.
Petr Hlavínek is an accredited college worker. In 2013 he was appointed professor at Brno University of Technology. He works at the Institute of Water Management at the municipalities and at the AdMaS Science Center. Since 2014 he has been the head of the research group EGAR. He has a significant publishing activity and is a solver and co-founder of international projects. He has completed several foreign stays.
Abdelazim Negm is a professor of Water Resources at the Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University, Egypt, since 2004. He got his PhD in 1992 from Zagazig University (ZU) an his Msc from Ain shams University in the year 1990. He was the vice dean of the Faculty of Engineering of ZU from 12/2008 to 12/2011 and was the head of the Environmental Engineering Dept. at Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), Egypt 10/2013 to 9/2015.
Book Title: Management of Water Quality and Quantity
Editors: Martina Zelenakova, Petr Hlavínek, Abdelazim M. Negm
Series Title: Springer Water
Publisher: Springer Cham
eBook Packages: Earth and Environmental Science, Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
Copyright Information: Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-18358-5Published: 24 August 2019
Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-18361-5Published: 25 August 2020
eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-18359-2Published: 01 August 2019
Series ISSN: 2364-6934
Series E-ISSN: 2364-8198
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: X, 409
Topics: Pollution, Urban Sociology, Natural Hazards