Special Topics in Environmental Engineering and Water Resources - Thermodynamics of Hydrologic Systems
A stastisical mechanics approach to the modeling of coupled hydrologic, gemomorphologic and ecologic dynamics leading to different types of spatial structures. The class will focus in problems related to two very different systems: river basins and wetlands.
Sample reading list:
Ignacio Rodriguez-Iturbe& Andrea Rinaldo, Fractal River Basins: Chance and Self- Organization
Cambridge University Press, 1997
Open to Graduate Students Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
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