Journal of Applied Mathematics

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Monthly Optimal Reservoirs Operation for Multicrop Deficit Irrigation under Fuzzy Stochastic Uncertainties

Liudong Zhang, Ping Guo, Shiqi Fang, and Mo Li

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Abstract

An uncertain monthly reservoirs operation and multicrop deficit irrigation model was proposed under conjunctive use of underground and surface water for water resources optimization management. The objective is to maximize the total crop yield of the entire irrigation districts. Meanwhile, ecological water remained for the downstream demand. Because of the shortage of water resources, the monthly crop water production function was adopted for multiperiod deficit irrigation management. The model reflects the characteristics of water resources repetitive transformation in typical inland rivers irrigation system. The model was used as an example for water resources optimization management in Shiyang River Basin, China. Uncertainties in reservoir management shown as fuzzy probability were treated through chance-constraint parameter for decision makers. Necessity of dominance (ND) was used to analyse the advantages of the method. The optimization results including reservoirs real-time operation policy, deficit irrigation management, and the available water resource allocation could be used to provide decision support for local irrigation management. Besides, the strategies obtained could help with the risk analysis of reservoirs operation stochastically.

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J. Appl. Math., Volume 2014, Special Issue (2013), Article ID 105391, 11 pages.

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First available in Project Euclid: 1 October 2014

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doi:10.1155/2014/105391

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Zhang, Liudong; Guo, Ping; Fang, Shiqi; Li, Mo. Monthly Optimal Reservoirs Operation for Multicrop Deficit Irrigation under Fuzzy Stochastic Uncertainties. J. Appl. Math. 2014, Special Issue (2013), Article ID 105391, 11 pages. doi:10.1155/2014/105391. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jam/1412178123


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