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1st International Conference on Rain Water Cistern Systems
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA - June 1982

Forward
Yu-Si Fok

Topics

History of Cisterns Water Quality
Rainfall Analysis Current and Future Practices
Design, Cost, and Policy Related Topics

History of Cisterns

Lessons of History in the Design and Acceptance of Rain Water Cistern Systems
George W. Reid
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 240kb)

Outlook on Ancient Cisterns in Anatolis, Turkey
Unal Ozis
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 270kb)
History of Yucatan Cisterns
Tuchee Gordillo, Ernesto Gonzalez L., and Salbador Gaona V.
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 230kb)
Present and Past Development of Catchment Areasin the Mediterranean Coastal Desert of Egypt
Abdu A. Shata
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 290kb)
Rain Water Cistern Systems for the Himalayan Region
Raj Kumar Gupta and Vidya Sagas Katiyar
Abstract, PDF of full document (4pp, 90kb)
Carthaginia-Roman Cisterns in Sardinia
Francesca M. Crasta, Costantino A. Fasso, Francesco Patta, and Giorgio Putzu
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 380kb)

Rainfall Analysis

Stochastic Dynamic Models for Rainfall Processes
Samir A. Ahmed and Yu-Si Fok
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 250kb)

Stochastic Model of Daily Rainfall Using the Time Series Methodology
Silvia Vega and S, Gaona V.
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 180kb)
Estimation of Extreme Point Rainfall over Peninsular India
O.N. Dhar, P.R. Rakhecha, and A.K. Kulkarni
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 280kb)
Frequency Distribution of Weekly Rainfall at Bahadrabad, India
S.M. Seth, Jagdish Mohan, and S.S. Tiagi
Abstract, PDF of full document (5pp, 180kb)
General Methodology for the Characterization of Rainfall Time Distribution
Van-Thanh-Van Nguyen
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 130kb)
Deterministic and Probabilistic Processes of Weekly Rainfall
Yu-Si Fok, Ronald H.L. Fong, Edwin T. Murabayashi, and Andrew Lo
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 260kb)
Computerized Methods in Optimizing Rainwater Catchment Systems
Eric J. Schiller and Brain Latham
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 280kb)
Hydrographs for Roof-top Runoff Under Varying Rainfall Conditions
Bhaskar Datta and G.C. Mishra
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 140kb)

Design, Cost, and Policy

Design Strategy for Domestic Rainwater Systems in Australia
S.J. Perrens
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 350kb)

Feasibility Analysis of Rain Water Cisterns Systems as an Urban Water Supply Source
Shuichi Ikebuchi and Seiji Furukawa
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 300kb)
Determining the Desirable Storage Volume of a Rain-Catchment Cistern System: A Stochastic Assessment
PingSun Leung and Yu-Si Fok
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 200kb)
  Optimal Catchment Design by Marginal Analysis
Richard J. Heggen
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 280kb)
Application of Gould Matrix Technique to Roof Water Storage
Terry L. Piggott, Ian J. Schiefelbein, and Mark T. Durham
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 260kb)
Design and Calcualtion of Rainwater Collection Systems
C.L.P.M. Pompe
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 230kb)
Assessment of Rainwater Catchment and Storage Systems on Majuro
Rebecca A. Stephenson, Hiro Kurushina, and Stephen J. Winter
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 230kb)
Adjusting Operation Policy for a Rain Water Cistern System
Andrew Lo and Yu-Si Fok
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 230kb)
Reliability of Roof Runoff in Selected Areas of Indonesia
J.L. Irish, Sukarna, and D. Murdiyarso
Abstract, PDF of full document (13pp, 410kb)
Rain Water as a Water Supply Source in Bermuda
D.H. Waller
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 400kb)
Rain Water Collection and Utilization at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India
R.K. Sivanappan
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 370kb)
Rain Water as an Alternative Source in Nova Scotia
D.H. Waller and D.V. Inman
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 310kb)
Cost Analysis of Rain Water Cistern Systems
Yu-Si Fok and PingSun Leung
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 310kb)
Some Aspects of Roof Water Collection in a Subtropical Region
Adhityan Appan
Abstract, PDF of full document (7pp, 200kb)
Rain Water Cistern System Impact on Institutional Policy
Yu-Si Fok
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 220kb)

Water Quality

Quality of the St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands Household Cistern Water Supplies
G. Fred Lee and R. Anne Jones
Abstract, PDF of full document (11pp, 450kb)

Effect of Acid Rain on Cistern Water Quality
Thomas L. King and P.B. Bedient
Abstract, PDF of full document (5pp, 220kb)
Occurrence of Selected Heavy Metals in Rural Roof-Catchment Cistern Systems
William E. Sharpe and Edward S, Young
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 330kb)
A Water Quality Argument for Rainwater Catchment Development in Belau
Charles Romeo
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 290kb)
Rain Water Cistern Utilization in Selected Hamlets of the Republic of Belau, Western Caroline Islands
Christine O'Meara
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 450kb)
Roof Catchments: The Appropriate Safe Drinking Water Technology for Developing Countries
B.Z. Diamant
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 350kb)

Current and Future Practices

Recent Initiatives in Raintank Supply Systems for South Australia
Peter J. Hoey and Stephen F. West
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 320kb)

Rural Rainwater Cistern Design in Indonesia
Winarto
Abstract, PDF of full document (5pp, 130kb)
Rainwater Collectors for Villages in West Java, Indonesia
Ron van Kerkvoorden
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 300kb)
Effect of Rationing on Reliability of Domestic Rainwater Systems
S.J. Perrens
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 260kb)
Integrating Rain Water Cisterns with Public Water Supply Systems
Yu-Si Fok
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 250kb)
Cistern Systems: The California Perspective
Alan Thane Ingham and Charles Franklyn Kleine
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 490kb)

Related Topics

The Terrace-Cistern System: New Perspectives in Soil and Water Management
Ulpio Nascimento
Abstract, PDF of full document (6pp, 230kb)

Underground Pipes to Recharge Rainwater Storage in Aquifers
Katsuyoshi Ishizaki, Fumio Yoshino, and Akira Terakawa
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 310kb)
Rain Water Cistern Systems in China
Jiaxiang Zheng
Abstract, PDF of full document (2pp, 110kb)
Water Demand Analysis for Agricultural Watersheds
Prabhat K. Chowdhury
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 490kb)
Transient Mixed-Flow Models for Storm Sewer Systems
Charles C.S. Song and James Angus Cardle
Abstract, PDF of full document (8pp, 290kb)
Flood Routing Through a Series of Detention Ponds
Rong-Shun Liu and Johnny R. Barker
Abstract, PDF of full document 9pp, 290kb)
Rain and Waste Water Reuse for Toilet Flushing: A Simulation Model
A. Fewkes and S.A. Ferris
Abstract, PDF of full document (10pp, 400kb)
Rain Water Cistern Systems in Indonesia
Srimoerni Doelhomid
Abstract, PDF of full document (9pp, 350kb)

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