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dc.contributor.authorHewitson, Christopher Michaelen
dc.description.abstractDevelops a framework balancing water quality costs resulting from waterborne disease, disinfection by-product exposure and aesthetic concerns, against hydraulic costs, which include pipes, pumps and tanks. The genetic algorithms developed, successfully obtained the current optimal hydraulic solution, before adapting the model to incorporate water quality issues.en
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dc.subject.lcshWater quality Mathematical models; Hydraulics Mathematical models; Water quality management South Australia Cost effectivenessen
dc.titleOptimisation of water distribution systems using genetic algorithms for hydraulic and water quality issues / by Christopher Michael Hewitsonen
dc.contributor.schoolDept. of Civil and Environmental Engineeringen
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dc.description.dissertationThesis (Ph.D.) -- University of Adelaide, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2000en
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