Reference : Groundwater flow modelling in the central zone of Hanoi, Vietnam
Scientific journals : Article
Engineering, computing & technology : Geological, petroleum & mining engineering
Groundwater flow modelling in the central zone of Hanoi, Vietnam
Jusseret, Simon [Université Catholique de Louvain - UCL > Department of Archeology and Art History > > >]
Vu, Thanh Tam [Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Hanoi, Vietnam) > Center for Water Resources Planning and Investigation > > >]
Dassargues, Alain mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département Argenco : Secteur GEO3 > Hydrogéologie & Géologie de l'environnement >]
Hydrogeology Journal
Springer Science & Business Media B.V.
Yes (verified by ORBi)
New York
[en] groundwater modelling ; Groundwater/surface-water relations ; Shallow aquifers ; Conceptual models ; Hanoi hydrogeological conditions ; Vietnam
[en] On the basis of a review of the Quaternary sedimentary architecture in the area of Hanoi city (Vietnam), a numerical, deterministic and three-dimensional groundwater flow model has been built for a simulation between 1995 and 2004. The sedimentary architecture has been constructed on the basis of the data from 32 drillings covering the entire Quaternary sequence (but with little sedimentological detail), as well as hydrographical and hydrogeological data. Both steady- and transient-state conditions were tested. Results calculated by the model
seem to indicate that the conceptual hypotheses adopted are reasonable for the modelled domain and period. The simulation allows for calculation of the regional groundwater flow trends. It is also used for assessing the relative importance of the various recharge sources
of the shallow aquifer system in Hanoi, and for estimating the interactions between groundwater and the Red River.
Aquapôle - AQUAPOLE
Researchers ; Professionals
We acknowledge Springer. The original publication is available at

File(s) associated to this reference

Fulltext file(s):

Open access
publi170-2009.pdfAuthor postprint996.42 kBView/Open

Bookmark and Share SFX Query

All documents in ORBi are protected by a user license.