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Evapotranspiration

An Overview

Evapotranspiration - An Overview contains recent advances in the physics of evaporation and transpiration from a typical experimental site to large scale areas. It incorporates many years of authors experience with the latest research on the methods and the models used worldwide, engaging advanced technology and modern instrumentation. The reader benefits from the in-depth analysis and the diverse sites and settings, where the models, applications and methods are tested. Weather conditions, soil moisture, geology, climatic systems are examined for their role and influence on the theoretical and actual water demand by the atmosphere in the earth's ecosystem. This book not only provides students and scientists with the information to improve the procedures for estimating evapotranspiration, but will also help them to manage and evaluate the observed data.

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EvapotranspirationAn OverviewEdited by Stavros Alexandris

Published: April 30th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3383

ISBN: 978-953-51-1115-3

Copyright year: 2013

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18228 Total Chapter Downloads

13 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

34 Dimensions Citations

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1. Water Balance Estimates of Evapotranspiration Rates in Areas with Varying Land Use

By Elizabeth A. Hasenmueller and Robert E. Criss

1926

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2. Recent Updates of the Calibration-Free Evapotranspiration Mapping (CREMAP) Method

By Jozsef Szilagyi

852

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3. Quantifying the Evapotranspiration Component of the Water Balance of Atlantis Sand Plain Fynbos (South Africa)

By Nebo Jovanovic, Richard Bugan and Sumaya Israel

1603

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4. Seasonal and Regional Variability of the Complementary Relationship Between Actual and Potential Evaporations in the Asian Monsoon Region

By Hanbo Yang and Dawen Yang

908

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5. Satellite-Based Energy Balance Approach to Assess Riparian Water Use

By Baburao Kamble, Ayse Irmak, Derrel L. Martin, Kenneth G. Hubbard, Ian Ratcliffe, Gary Hergert, Sunil Narumalani and Robert J. Oglesby

1508

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6. Influence of Vegetation Cover on Regional Evapotranspiration in Semi-Arid Watersheds in Northwest China

By Mir A. Matin and Charles P.-A. Bourque

1367

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7. Effect of Evapotranspiration on Hydrothermal Changes in Regional Scale

By Tadanobu Nakayama

1116

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8. A Parametric Model for Potential Evapotranspiration Estimation Based on a Simplified Formulation of the Penman- Monteith Equation

By Aristoteles Tegos, Andreas Efstratiadis and Demetris Koutsoyiannis

1942

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9. Data Driven Techniques and Wavelet Analysis for the Modeling and Analysis of Actual Evapotranspiration

By Zohreh Izadifar and Amin Elshorbagy

1276

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10. Influence of Soil Physical Properties and Terrain Relief on Actual Evapotranspiration in the Catchment with Prevailing Arable Land Determined by Energy Balance and Bowen Ratio

By Renata Duffková

1156

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11. Uncertainty Evaluation of Water Budget Model Parameters for Different Environmental Conditions

By Zoubeida Kebaili Bargaoui, Ahmed Houcine and Asma Foughali

1149

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12. Evapotranspiration of Succulent Plant (Sedum aizoonvar.floibundum)

By A. Al-Busaidi, T. Yamamoto, S. Tanak and S. Moritani

1963

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13. Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo) in North Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: A Review of Methodologies of the Calibration for Different Periods of Analysis

By José Carlos Mendonça, Barbara dos Santos Esteves and Elias Fernandes de Sousa

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