Recommended texts and other resources
Beven, K. 2009 Environmental Modelling: An Uncertain Future? Routledge
- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The learning in this subject is a combination of problem based learning in computer workshops and through assignments and lectures that provide the theoretical background for each. In addition each student undertakes and presents a literature review on an environmental modelling topic of their choice. The modelling assignments allow for choice between water, energy and waste focussed problems.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
The subject textbook is Beven, K. 2009 Environmental Modelling: An Uncertain Future? Routledge.
In addition a range of journal papers, many of which are review papers, are provided.
Students are also expected to search the journal and other literature available through the library.
MatLab self-paced learning is available at http://aaee-scholar.pbworks.com/Learn-MATLAB
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Presenter(s) from industry present a modelling case study. Students who are already working in industry can base their literature review topic on an aspect of modelling relevant to their workplace.
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Last updated: 31 January 2024