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There exists a strong need to explore simulation techniques that not only represent complex dynamic systems in a realistic way but also allow the involvement of end users in model development toExpand
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Managing Water Resources: Methods and Tools for a Systems Approach
Preface Foreword Introduction Part I: Setting the Stage 1. An Overview 2. Changing Water Resources Management Practice 3. An Introduction to Water Resources Systems Management Part II: AppliedExpand
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Spatial System Dynamics: New Approach for Simulation of Water Resources Systems
A new approach called spatial system dynamics (SSD) is presented to model feedback based dynamic processes in time and space while giving insight into the interactions among different components of the system. Expand
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Short term streamflow forecasting using artificial neural networks
The research described in this article investigates the utility of Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) for short term forecasting of streamflow and compares their performance to conventional approaches used to forecast streamflow. Expand
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A fuzzy compromise approach to water resource systems planning under uncertainty
A fuzzy compromise approach to decision analysis is described within the context of water resource systems planning under uncertainty. Expand
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World water dynamics: global modeling of water resources.
  • S. Simonovic
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Journal of environmental management
  • 1 November 2002
The growing scarcity of fresh and clean water is among the most important issues facing civilization in the 21st century. Despite the growing attention to a chronic, pernicious crisis in world'sExpand
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System dynamics model for predicting floods from snowmelt in North American prairie watersheds
This study uses a system dynamics approach to explore hydrological processes in the geographic locations where the main contribution to flooding is coming from the snowmelt. Temperature is identifiedExpand
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Optimization of Water Distribution Network Design Using Differential Evolution
The paper describes the development of a DENET computer model that involves the application of an evolutionary optimization technique, differential evolution, linked to the hydraulic simulationExpand
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Reservoir Systems Analysis: Closing Gap between Theory and Practice
A short review of the mathematical models used in reservoir management and operations, to present conclusions reached by previous state-of-the-art reviews, and to provide two ideas for closing the gap between theory and practice. Expand
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Estimation of missing streamflow data using principles of chaos theory
In this paper, missing consecutive streamflows are estimated, using the principles of chaos theory, in two steps. Expand
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