4 edition of Modelling change in environmental systems found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by A.J. Jakeman, M.B. Beck, M.J. McAleer.|
|Series||Principles and techniques in the environmental sciences|
|Contributions||Jakeman, A. J., Beck, M. B., McAleer, Michael.|
|LC Classifications||GE105 .M63 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 584 p. :|
|Number of Pages||584|
|LC Control Number||93027491|
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Modelling Change in Environmental Systems addresses the concepts and principles of model construction for environmental systems, as well as the scientific achievements of environmental modelling in key areas of the natural : Paperback.
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This new edition brings the book thoroughly up to date and reaffirms its status as the leading introductory text on the by: Abstract: This book presents 24 articles describing the techniques used in the modelling of environmental systems systems Subject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment see more details.
The approaches, achievements and limitations of environmental modelling are outlined and new techniques and areas of priority research are identified. Defines the concepts and principles of model construction for environmental systems, and outlines the scientific achievements of environmental modelling.
The contributors evaluate a number of novel techniques and approaches that may be applied to environmental problems. Dynamic Modeling of Environmental Systems is a primer on using models to understand environmental problems.
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The second edition evolves from the first by providing additional emphasis and material for those students wishing to specialize in environmental modelling.
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This new edition brings the book thoroughly up to date and reaffirms its status as the leading introductory text on the subject. Environmental Modelling & Software publishes contributions, in the form of research articles, reviews and short communications, on recent advances in environmental modelling and/or software.
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