16. Dilettantism in Hydrology: Transition or Destiny?

  1. Collected Reprint Series
  1. V. Klemeš

Published Online: 28 FEB 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118782088.ch16

1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology

1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology

How to Cite

Collected Reprint Series (1986) Dilettantism in Hydrology: Transition or Destiny?, in 1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. doi: 10.1002/9781118782088.ch16

Author Information

  1. National Hydrology Research Institute, Environment Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2014
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118786239

Online ISBN: 9781118782088

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Keywords:

  • Gaussian noise model;
  • Hydrograph separation;
  • Hydrologic simulation models;
  • Hydrology;
  • Thomas-Fiering model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Will the Hydrologists Please Stand Up and be Counted!

  • Models That Work Well—The Greatest Danger to Progress in Hydrology

  • Hydrologic Mathematistry as a Basis of Indefensible Extrapolations

  • Safeguards Against Misuse of Extrapolation in Hydrology

  • Conclusions