Optimisation Models

  • Marcello Benedini
  • George Tsakiris
Part of the Water Science and Technology Library book series (WSTL, volume 70)


Water quality control in rivers and streams is only a particular aspect related to the integrated water resources management. Simulation of water quality processes described in this book can assist in decision support procedures. Another type of models which can assist in decision making is the optimisation models. This chapter adds to the discussion on the use of optimisation models and particularly the linear programming models. The use of these models in relation to water quality simulation models is also discussed.


Programming Model Water Resource Management Linear Programming Model Integrate Water Resource Management Operational Rule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcello Benedini
    • 1
  • George Tsakiris
    • 2
  1. 1.Water Research InstituteArea Ricerca MontelibrettiRomeItaly
  2. 2.Laboratory of Reclamation Works and Water Resources ManagementNational Technical University of Athens School of Rural and Surveying EngineeringZografou, AthensGreece

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