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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1336798
Description: Multi-objective optimization methods require many thousands of objective function evaluations. For urban water resource problems such evaluations can be computationally very expensive. The question as... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1333867
Description: The majority of the world's population, including most Australians, live in large urban centres that cannot function without adequate water supply. Failure of bulk water systems to supply minimum wate... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1064764
Description: Perth is facing significant water resource pressures as a result of a growing population and a drying climate. To evaluate sustainable future options, the Integrated Water Supply Scheme (IWSS) model i... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1061461
Description: Significant population increase in urban areas is likely to result in a deterioration of drought security and level of service provided by urban water resource systems. One way to cope with this is to... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293460
Description: Perth is facing significant water resource pressures as a result of a growing population and a drying climate. To evaluate sustainable future options, the Integrated Water Supply Scheme (IWSS) model i... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1307640
Description: Urban bulk water systems supply water with high reliability and, in the event of extreme drought, must avoid catastrophic economic and social collapse. In view of the deep uncertainty about future cli... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1342266
Description: Uncertainty in future climate change and demand presents a significant challenge to the planning and management of urban water supply systems. One of the approaches to deal with uncertainty is to brea... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1044187
Description: The cone penetration test is widely used to interpret the undrained shear strength of soil. The interpretation methods are commonly based on bearing capacity, cavity expansion, or strain-path methods.... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/934686
Description: Scheduling expansion problems have typically been formulated to find the timing and scale of predefined projects that minimize the total present worth cost. The high capital and environmental costs of... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1062770
Description: The issue of drought security is of paramount importance for cities located in regions subject to severe prolonged droughts. The prospect of “running out of water” for an extended period would threate... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: uon:9244
Description: In Australia, water resource simulation models using network linear programming (NLP) are widely used. This study identifies two potential problems when using NLP models at daily time steps, which, if... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/921037
Description: Most decision problems require tradeoffs between conflicting objectives. The aim of multiobjective optimization is to define the Pareto optimal set of solutions that is to be used in the trade-off pro... More
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Date: 2009
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: uon:8918
Description: In Australia, water resource simulation models using network linear programming (NLP) are widely used. This study identifies a range of potential problems when using NLP models at daily time steps, wh... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/919633
Description: Planning and management of urban water supply headworks systems is a complex task which gives rise to a large number of infrastructure and operating policy options. This is often complicated by the ex... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/917032
Description: Urban water supply headworks systems are usually designed to provide high security against drought. The best way to evaluate this security is to use Monte Carlo simulation which is computationally exp... More
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