Subject Index
symbols
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
k
l
m
n
o
p
q
r
s
t
u
v
w
x
y
z
\ (MATLAB backslash operator) 
2.10 
advection 
9.1 
advectiondispersion equation 
6.1, 9.3 
alluvial channel 
11.2 
anisotropy 
10.1 
approximating polynomial 
10.2 
assembly of global matrix 
10.4, 11.5, 11.7 
atmosphereocean carbon equations 
4.10 
backward difference 
3.2 
backwarddifference approximation 
8.5 
basis functions 
10.4, 11.3 
Bessel equation 
5.3, 5.4 
Bessel function 
5.3 
besselj 
5.3 
bisection 
2.2 
Blasius equation 
5.7 
blockcentered equations 
6.5, Box 6.3 
BOD 
4.10 
boundary conditions 
10.4, 11.8 
boundary value ODEs 
5.4, 5.5 
Brusselator 
Box 4.1 
cgs 
7.6 
chapeau functions 
10.4 
collocation 
10.2 
confined aquifer 
5.7 
conjugategradient method 
7.5 
contaminant dispersion 
1.4 
continuity equation 
Box 6.1 
contour 
13.3 
contouring 
13.2, 13.3 
control volume 
Box 6.1 
convergence 
4.8 
convergence 
7.2 
Courant condition 
9.2 
CrankNicolson method 
8.6, 8.7 
Darcy's law 
Box 6.1 
dehydration of talc 
4.9 
delaunay 
13.2 
Delaunay triangulation 
13.2 
derivative boundary conditions 
5.6 
detrending 
12.4 
diff 
3.4 
diffusion 
10.5 
diffusion/dispersion 
9.1 
Dirichlet boundary conditions 
6.3 
discrete Fourier transform 
12.5 
Drag coefficient 
4.6 
drawdown 
Box 11.1 
dsolve 
1.3 
Dupuit assumptions 
10.2 
eigenvalue 
7.4 
element matrix 
10.4, 11.4 
elements 
10.4 
elliptic equation 
6.1 
equilibrium 
Box 4.1 
error 
4.8 
eval 
2.7 
explicit approximation 
8.3 
fast Fourier transform 
12.4 
fft 
12.5 
Fick's law 
10.5 
finite difference solutions of ODEs 
5.5 
firstorder kinetics 
4.9 
fixedpoint iteration 
2.6, Box 2.3 
fixedpoint iteration 
7.2 
formulas for numerical differentiation 
Table 3.1 
forward difference 
3.2 
forwarddifference approximation 
8.3 
Fourier analysis 
12.1 
Fourier coefficients 
12.2, 12.3 
Fourier series 
12.2 
Fourier series solution 
8.3 
full 
6.3 
function files 
1.4 
fzero 
2.4 
Galerkin method 
10.4, 11.4 
Gaussian elimination 
2.11, 2.12 
Gaussian elimination 
7.1 
Gaussian puff 
1.4 
Gaussian quadrature 
3.9 
global matrix 
10.4, 11.5, 11.7 
gobal error 
3.6 
gradient 
Box 6.1 
Greens function 
11.4 
grid data 
13.2 
gridding 
13.2 
groundwater head 
Box 6.1 
harmonic mean 
Box 6.3 
head gradient 
Box 6.1 
heat equation 
6.1, 8.1 
highpass filter 
12.7 
highpass filter 
12.7 
homogeneous 
Box 6.1 
hostparasite equations 
4.10 
hydraulic conductivity 
Box 6.1 
hydraulic conductivity 
8.7, Box 8.1 
hyperbolic equation 
6.1 
hyporheic zone 
9.5 
hyporheic zone 
11.2 
ifft 
12.5 
implicit approximation 
8.5 
infiltration 
8.7 
initial value ODEs 
5.2 
integration by parts 
10.4 
interp2 
6.6 
interpolating polynomials 
3.3 
interval halving 
2.2 
inv 
2.10 
inverse Fourier transform 
12.5 
irregular mesh 
10.1 
isotropic 
Box 6.1 
iteration matrix 
7.3, 7.5 
iteration number 
7.2, 7.5 
iterative solution of system of equations 
7.3 
Jacobi iteration 
7.3, 7.4, 7.5 
kriging 
13.5 
L_{1}, L_{2}, L_{p} norms 
7.4 
Laplace equation 
6.1, 6.3, Box 6.1 
Lax scheme 
9.2 
load 
1.1 
local error 
3.6 
lookfor 
1.1 
lowpass filter 
12.7 
LU decomposition 
2.11, 2.12 
Mannings equation 
4.10 
Manning's equation 
2.1, Box 2.2 
matric potential 
8.7, Box 8.1 
matrix 
1.1 
matrix multiplication 
1.2 
matrix norms 
7.4 
Mauna Loa CO2 record 
12.1, 12.4 
mesh 
6.6 
meshc 
6.6 
meshgrid 
13.2 
MODFLOW 
Box 6.2 
modified Euler method 
4.3 
moisture content 
8.7, Box 8.1 
moisture profile 
8.7 
multistep methods 
4.7 
natural neighbors 
13.2 
Navier Stokes equations 
6.1 
NewtonCotes integration formulas 
3.7 
Newton's method 
2.3 
node connectivity 
11.5 
nodes 
10.4 
noflow boundary 
6.4 
nonlinear equations 
8.7 
numerical dispersion 
9.2 
Nyquist frequency 
12.6 
ode23 
4.6 
ode45 
4.6 
openchannel flow 
4.10 
ordinary kriging 
13.5 
oxygen consumption 
10.5 
parabolic equation 
6.1 
Peclet number 
6.1 
Peclet number 
9.2 
periodic functions 
12.1 
periodogram 
12.6 
piezometric surface 
Box 11.1 
plot 
1.1 
Poisson equation 
6.5 
pond 
6.6 
potential evapotranspiration 
1.4 
power spectrum 
12.6 
predatorprey equations 
4.9 
predictorcorrector method 
4.3 
predictorcorrector method 
8.7 
pumping well 
Box 11.1 
quad, quadl 
3.8 
quiver 
Box 6.1 
reactive solutes 
9.4 
recharge 
Box 6.1 
residual 
10.2 
Reynolds number 
6.1 
Richards equation 
8.7, Box 8.1 
Richardson extrapolation 
5.5 
roots 
2.4 
Runge_Kutta_Fehlberg method 
4.5 
RungeKutta methods 
4.4 
script files 
1.4 
secant method 
2.3 
sediment 
10.5 
semivariance 
13.4 
semivariance models 
13.4 
semivariogram 
13.4 
settling velocity 
4.6 
shooting method 
5.4 
Simpson's rules 
3.7 
size 
6.3 
solve 
1.3, 2.4 
sparse 
6.3 
spatial interpolation 
13.2 
specific energy equation 
2.1, Box 2.1 
spectral analysis 
12.6 
spectral density function 
12.6 
splitting parameter 
7.2 
spy 
6.3 
square wave 
12.3 
stability 
4.8 
stability analysis 
8.4 
steppool topography 
11.2 
Stokes law 
4.6 
storativity 
8.2 
storativity 
Box 11.1 
StreeterPhelps equations 
4.10 
strongly implicit procedure (SIP) 
7.5 
successive overrelaxation (SOR) 
7.5 
syms 
1.3 
systems of differential equations 
4.9 
systems of linear equations 
2.9 
Taylor series 
3.2 
terminal velocity 
4.6 
Tóth problem 
6.4 
transient flow 
8.1, Box 11.1 
transient storage 
9.5 
transmissivity 
Box 6.1, 8.2 
transport equation 
9.1 
transpose 
1.1 
trapezoidal rule 
3.6 
trapz 
3.8 
trapz 
12.4 
triangular element 
11.3 
triangulation 
13.2 
truncation error 
3.2 
TukeyHanning window 
12.6 
unsaturated soil 
8.7 
vector 
1.1 
vector norms 
7.4 
wave equation 
6.1 
wavelength of surface gravity waves 
2.8 
weighted residual 
10.3 
Welch's method 
12.6 
zeros 
6.3 
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