Analysis and Evaluation of Pumping Test Data.

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Title
Analysis and Evaluation of Pumping Test Data.
Author
Kruseman G.P & N.A. de Ridder with assistance from J.M. Verweij
Year of publication
1990
Publisher
ILRI, Wageningen
URL
http://www.alterra-research.nl/pls/portal30/docs/FOLDER/ilri/ILRI/publications/pub47.html
IGRAC code
I-0047
Document type
Guide
Summary
- Basic concepts and definitions - Pumping tests - Confined aquifers - Leaky aquifers - Unconfined aquifers - Bounded aquifers - Wedge-shaped and sloping aquifers - Anisotropic aquifers - Multi-layered aquifer systems - Partially penetrating wells - Large-diameter wells - Variable-discharge tests and tests in well fields - Recovery tests - Well-performance tests - Single-well tests with constant or variable discharges and recovery tests - Slug tests - Uniformly-fractured aquifers, double-porosity concept - Single vertical fractures - Single vertical dikes
Intended audience
Categories
  • Chemical methods & soil charactaristics
  • Pumping tests
Natures
  • THEORETICAL
  • METHODOLOGIC
  • CONCEPTUAL
  • OPERATIONAL
References
ISBN Number 90-70754-20-7. Second edition. I
Remarks
Hard Cover, 378 pp, (Cat. No. AEPT), - US $54
Purpose
To be a practical guide to all who are organizing, conducting and interpreting pumping tests.
Scope
The guide provides basic concepts as well as equations and solution methods for pumping tests covering a wide range of possible aquifer conditions. General aspects of pumping tests are also discussed.
Enforcement status
Not obligatory
Level of detail
Detailed
Availability
Public Domain
Selling condition(s)
For sale
Usefulness & Limitations
The guide covers a very broad field of aquifer conditions. Some limitations may be found in the field of hardrock aquifers.
Document value compared to alternatives
One of the most well-known guides for solving pumping tests.