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Water and Wastewater Calculations Manual

Handbook / Manual

By: Shun Dar Lin

945 pages, illus

McGraw Hill

Paperback | Apr 2008 | Edition: 2 | #185445 | ISBN-13: 9780071476249
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This comprehensive compendium of calculation procedures provides advice to help solve even the most difficult mathematical problems related to water and wastewater. All calculations are based on real-world examples using practical field data and are keyed to regulation requirements.


Chapter 1: Streams and Rivers. Chapter 2: Lakes and Reservoirs. Chapter 3: Groundwater. Chapter 4: Fundamental and Treatment Plant Hydraulics. Chapter 5: Public Water Supply. Chapter 6: Wastewater Engineering. Appendix A: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's Macroinvertebrate Tolerance List Appendix B: Well Function for Confined Aquifers Appendix C: Solubility Product Constants for Solution at or near Room Temperature Appendix D: Freundlich Adsorption Isotherm Constants for Toxic Organic Compounds Appendix E: Factors for Conversion Index

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Shun Dar Lin, Ph.D., is one of the world's leading water and wastewater scientists with over 40 years of practical and academic experience in the field. Until his retirement, he was a Senior Professional Scientist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The author of more than 100 articles and reports on water and wastewater engineering, Dr. Lin is now a consultant to the governments of both Taiwan and the United States.

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