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2017 AGU Fall Meeting

Dec. 1, 2017

Several people from CADSWES went to the 2017 AGU Fall Meeting in New Orleans 12/11 - 15, 2017. Tim Magee presented "Optimizing Water Use and Hydropower Production in Operational Reservoir System Scheduling with RiverWare" on Thursday 12/14 at 9:45 am. Edith Zagona is co-author. They are also co-authors with Measrainsey... Read more »
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RiverWare Patch Release 7.1.5 Now Available

Summary of Changes in RiverWare Patch Release 7.1.5 Improved Performance when Writing RDF Files The performance was improved when writing RDF output through MRM outputs, RDF File Output devices, or Excel Output devices. There is a reasonable improvement when writing to a local disk and a significant improvement when writing... Read more »
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Bonneville Power Administration RiverWare Training

Mitch Clement traveled to Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) in Portland, OR to teach a 3 day customized RiverWare training session September 19 – 21. BPA uses RiverWare for real-time hourly scheduling of their 10 large projects on the Columbia and Snake Rivers to meet hydropower and flow objectives and short... Read more »
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Announcing Two New Journal Publications

Two journal articles were recently published by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), one in the Journal of Water Resources and Planning and Management: “Development and Implementation of an Optimization Model for Hydropower and Total Dissolved Gas in the Mid-Columbia River System” Witt, Adam, T. Magee, K. Stewart, B Hadjerioua,... Read more »
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"Cooperative Filling Approaches for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam" Wins 2016 IWRA Best Paper Award

“ Cooperative filling approaches for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam ” by Kevin G. Wheeler, Mohammed Basheer, Zelalem T. Mekonnen, Sami O. Eltoum, Azeb Mersha, Gamal M. Abdo, Edith A. Zagona, Jim W. Hall & Simon J. Dadson was awarded the 2016 Water International Best Paper Award by the International... Read more »
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RiverWare Training in Jaipur India

May 30, 2017

Edie Zagona and Mitch Clement provided another 5-day training class “Advanced River Basin Planning using RiverWare” to 32 water resources modelers from various regions and agencies in India. The class was hosted by the Water Resources Dept, Government of Rajasthan in Jaipur and was funded by the World Bank Hydrology... Read more »
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RiverWare Training in Gujarat, India

Edie Zagona and Mitch Clement provided a 5-day class “Advanced River Basin Planning using RiverWare” to 30 water resources modelers from various regions and agencies in India. The class, January 30 to February 3, in Ahmedabad, was funded by the World Bank Hydrology Program. The training was well received and... Read more »
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Sponsor and CADSWES R&D Meeting

CADSWES hosted its annual R&D Sponsor Meeting with Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Tennessee Valley Authority that reports on the accomplishments of the R&D activities in FY2016 and discusses the R&D priorities for the current and coming year. The meeting was held February 16, 2017 at... Read more »
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New RiverWare Release 7.0

CADSWES is the home of RiverWare and there is a new release now available. 7.0 is the latest release and can be download from the RiverWare website for our current users. If you are interested in more infromation about RiverWare or making a purchase - please contact us. Some of... Read more »
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RiverWare Training in Sri Lanka

The Mahweli Water Security Investiment Program (MWSIP) of the Ministry of Mahaweli Development & Environment in Colombo Sri Lanka is going to be using RiverWare to manage their new water balance model that Lahmeyer International has begun developing for them. David Neumann went to Colombo Sri Lanka in December on... Read more »