Groundwater Science
Edited by Charles R. Fitts
Academic Press
June 2002
Hardcover 375 Pages ISBN 9780122578557
£64.00






Groundwater Science is a timely, current and comprehensive presentation of groundwater
hydrology that integrates chemistry, physics, geology and calculus. With the input of students
and other hydrology instructors, the author has developed a text reference that will be
appreciated by students and professors alike.
 Clear and concise explanation of concepts and quantitative analyses, accompanied by worked
examples throughout the text
 Case studies highlight important events and illustrate realworld applications of theory
 Three pages of problems are included at the end of each chapter
Contents
Preface
Groundwater: The Big Picture.
Physical Properties.
Principles of Flow.
Geology and Groundwater Flow.
Deformation, Storage, and General Flow Equations.
Modeling Steady Flow with Basic Methods.
Modeling Transient Flow with Basic Methods.
ComputerAssisted Flow Modeling.
Groundwater Chemistry.
Groundwater Contamination.
A: Units and Conversions.
B: Mathematics Primer.
C: Book Internet Site.
Answers to Selected Problems.
References.
Index.
Periodic Table of the Elements
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