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ITRC Paper No. P 95-005.  Charles Burt, A.J. Clemmens, and Kenneth H. Solomon

Identification and Quantification of Efficiency and Uniformity Components

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Proper usage of irrigation performance indicators such as uniformity and efficiency require standardize definitions and equations, specification of vertical and horizontal boundaries, inclusion of all pertinent components, and accurate measurement and estimation of those components.  The quantification of some critical components is a challenge, and errors always exist.


Burt, C.M., A.J. Clemmens, and K.H. Solomon. 1995. Identification and Quantification of Efficiency and Uniformity Components. Proceedings of the ASCE Water Conference in San Antonio, Texas (Water Resources Engineering). pg. 1526-1530.

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