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dbpRisk: Disinfection By-Product Risk Estimation

  • Marios Kyriakou
  • Demetrios G. EliadesEmail author
  • Marios M. Polycarpou
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8985)

Abstract

This work describes a new open-source software platform, the dbpRisk software, for conducting simulation experiments in order to model the formation for disinfection by-product in drinking water distribution networks under various conditions and uncertainties. The goal is to identify the risk-level at each node location, contributing in the enhancement of consumer safety. The use of the dbpRisk software is demonstrated using a real water distribution network model from the Nicosia water transport network.

Keywords

Disinfection By-Products Simulation Risk evaluation EPANET 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This research work has been partially funded by the European Research Council (ERC) under the project ERC-2011-ADG-291508 “Fault-Adaptive Monitoring and Control of Complex Distributed Dynamical Systems”(FAULT-ADAPTIVE), and by the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation through the Framework Programme for Research, Technological Development and Innovation 2009–10 (DESMI 2009–2010), co-funded by the Republic of Cyprus and the European Regional Development Fund, under the project “UrbanDBP”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marios Kyriakou
    • 1
  • Demetrios G. Eliades
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marios M. Polycarpou
    • 1
  1. 1.KIOS Research Center for Intelligent Systems and NetworksUniversity of CyprusNicosiaCyprus

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