Oil Spill Simulation

The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill (Environmental Disasters) (Repost)

The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill (Environmental Disasters) by Elspeth Leacock
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0816057540 | 100 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This reference details the timeline of the oil spill, examining reasons for the accident, the inefficient system that impeded cleanup efforts, and the effects of the extensive spill on the pristine environment of Prince William Sound, Alaska.
Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Habitats and Fisheries in North America

Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Habitats and Fisheries in North America by J. Brian Alford and Mark S. Peterson
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1466557206 | 340 pages | PDF | 6 MB

At an increasingly global scale, aquatic scientists are heavily entrenched in understanding the fate of marine ecosystems in the face of human-altered environments. Oil spill disasters, especially large-scale ones like the 2010 Deepwater Horizon tragedy, have left uncertain and indelible marks on marine ecosystems.
Oil Spill Risk Management: Modeling Gulf of Mexico Circulation and Oil Dispersal

Oil Spill Risk Management: Modeling Gulf of Mexico Circulation and Oil Dispersal by David E. Dietrich, Malcolm J. Bowman, Konstantin A. Korotenko and M. Hamish E. Bowman
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118290380 | ISBN-13: 9781118290385 | 240 pages | PDF | 10,3 MB

This book is designed to help scientifically astute non-specialists understand basic geophysical and computational fluid dynamics concepts relating to oil spill simulations, and related modeling issues and challenges.

Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects  

Posted by exLib at Aug. 6, 2014
Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects

Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects
Ocean Studies Board; Division on Earth and Life Studies; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2005 | ISBN: 030909562X 0309547938 9780309095624 | 397 pages | PDF | 16 MB

This volume reviews the adequacy of existing information and ongoing research regarding the effectiveness of dispersants as an oil spill response technique, as well as the effect of dispersed oil on marine and coastal ecosystems.
Oil Spill Prevention and Response in the U.S. Arctic Ocean: Unexamined Risks, Unacceptable Consequences

Oil Spill Prevention and Response in the U.S. Arctic Ocean: Unexamined Risks, Unacceptable Consequences
PEW, Nuka | Nov. 2010 | ISBN: n/a | 146 pages | PDF | 8 MB

This report examine the risks, challenges and potential consequences of oil spills associated with oil and gas exploration and production in the outer continental shelf (OCS) of the United States Arctic Ocean.
Approaches for Ecosystem Services Valuation for the Gulf of Mexico After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Approaches for Ecosystem Services Valuation for the Gulf of Mexico After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Interim Report. Committee on the Effects of the Deepwater Horizon Mississippi Canyon-252 Oil Spill on Ecosystem Services in the Gulf of Mexico; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0309211794 9780309211796 | 163 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This report provides options for expanding the current effort to include the analysis of ecosystem services to help address the unprecedented scale of this spill in U.S. waters and the challenges it presents to those charged with undertaking the damage assessment.

Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 6, 2016
Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches

Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches by Yejun Wu
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498712142 | 304 pages | PDF | 17 MB
Oil Spill Remediation: Colloid Chemistry-Based Principles and Solutions

Oil Spill Remediation: Colloid Chemistry-Based Principles and Solutions by Ponisseril Somasundaran and Partha Patra
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118206703 | 392 pages | PDF | 20,2 MB
Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill (repost)

Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill by Antonia Juhasz
English | ISBN: 0470943378 | 2011 | PDF | 384 pages | 5,5 MB

Oil Spill Response Performance Review of Skimmers  

Posted by interes at June 16, 2015
Oil Spill Response Performance Review of Skimmers

Oil Spill Response Performance Review of Skimmers by Robert Schultz
English | ISBN: 0803120788 | 1998 | PDF | 161 pages | 12,2 mb