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AAEES 2017 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award Presented to Dr. Qian Zhang

AAEES 2017 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award Presented to Dr. Qian Zhang

Broomfield, Colorado, USA, May 23, 2017 – Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that Dr. Qian Zhang, Research Scientist with the University of Maryland Center for … Read the rest

Innovyze and XP Solutions Merge

Innovyze and XP Solutions Merge
The New Innovyze Combines Two of the Most Powerful and Recognizable Names in the Marketplace; A Winning Combination for the Critical Water and Wastewater Industry

Broomfield, Colorado, USA, May 16, 2017 – Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart … Read the rest

Chapter 3 of RAH’s (Robert Heinlein) Have Space Suit – Will Travel – How To Write a Technical Manual

Chapter 3 of RAH’s (Robert Heinlein) Have Space Suit will Travel, Scribner’s Juvenile from the 1950’s in which hero Kip in  great expository RAH style refurbishes a used space suit.  A great book along with A Door into Summer for a young engineer of any age.

“”But I didn’t get

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‘Super’ Advice From Philadelphia’s Water Commissioner

‘Super’ Advice From Philadelphia’s Water Commissioner

By Kevin Westerling
@KevinOnWater

This Q&A is longer than my usual for Water Online, but the exception is warranted. It’s not often that you have the opportunity to talk to a ‘superhero’ of sustainability. That’s how Howard Neukrug, commissioner of the Philadelphia Water DepartmentRead the rest

Via @Boonsri I Don’t Make New Year’s Resolutions, I Create Processes (And So Should You)

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I spent 6 and a half years studying chemical engineering at the University of Florida and the University of Colorado at Boulder, writing out flow charts for industrial processes. Much of my time was spent thinking about oil rigs and pharmaceutical companies.

Earlier…

Here’s a photo of
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Urban frogs adapting to Urban Stormwater Networks in Taiwan

Urban frogs adapting to Urban Stormwater Networks in Taiwan
“The frogs have learned to overcome that limitation by calling from within storm drains, since the drains enhance both volume and duration, allowing the frogs’ calls to reach receivers both nearby and farther away.
“Concrete drains are miniature canyons, but are
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Top 10 #tips and tricks for @Snagit in a short, illustrated PDF guide

I love Snagit and Jing, which are very good screen capturing and editing programs.  The 2nd Tweet allows you to download a PDF file of Tips from Snagit

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Link to A Single Document about Compiling and Debugging SWAT with GFortran and Eclipse

 who is a Visiting Fellow at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada posted an interesting link on LinkedIn called 

Single Document about Compiling and Debugging SWAT with GFortran and Eclipse – Please give comments

with this table of contents.   Personally, I am interested as I would like to modify
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DHI celebrates 50 years of solving problems in water environments

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From 3QD – WATER RISK AS WORLD WARMS

WATER RISK AS WORLD WARMS

Quirin Schiermeier in Nature:

WaterWhen pondering the best way to study the impact of climate change, researcher Hans Joachim Schellnhuber liked to recall an old Hindu fable. Six men, all blind but thirsty for know­ledge, examine an elephant. One fumbles the pachyderm’s sturdy side,
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Francis Bacon – Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.

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Ganesh ji and Modelling

I have always thought that Ganesh ji is an ideal God or Symbol for modellers or even modelers.    Here are a few of his characteristics including a large stomach, which you can combat by exercise – I love walking but find what works best for you.




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Edward Burtynsky’s Water

Edward Burtynsky’s Water  

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Photographer Edward Burtynsky’s latest project is called Water.
While trying to accommodate the growing needs of an expanding, and very thirsty civilization, we are reshaping the Earth in colossal ways. In this new and powerful role over the planet, we are also capable of engineering our
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