2. The Emergence of Global-Scale Hydrology

  1. Collected Reprint Series
  1. Peter S. Eagleson

Published Online: 28 FEB 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118782088.ch2

1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology

1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology

How to Cite

Collected Reprint Series (1986) The Emergence of Global-Scale Hydrology, in 1986, Trends and Directions in Hydrology, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. doi: 10.1002/9781118782088.ch2

Author Information

  1. Department of Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge

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:

  • General circulation model (GCM);
  • Global hydrologic modeling;
  • Global-scale hydrology;
  • Intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ);
  • Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Global Environmental Change

  • Questions of Large-Scale Hydrology

  • Global Hydrologic Modeling

  • Experimental Support

  • Educational Implications

  • Summary and Conclusion