D-Water Quality

Delft3D Water Quality

Delft3D Water Quality (D-Water Quality) is a set of high performance solvers that cover many aspects of water quality and ecology, including basic tracers, dissolved oxygen, nutrients, organic matter, inorganic suspended matter, heavy metals, bacteria and organic micro-pollutants, as well as complex algae and macrophyte dynamics.

Developer
Deltares
Model Information
For more information about this model, go to oss.deltares.nl
Spatial Resolution
The diffusion calculations are on the order of meters.
Temporal Resolution
You can inspect and modify the simulation period, time step, output time steps, etc.
Outputs
Output items include the depth of segment, saturation concentration, actual saturation percantage o2 and non-negative dissolved oxygen conentration.
Intended User
practitioner
Model Type
ecosystem
Inclusion of Climate Change
Climate conditions are not explicitly incorporated.
Geographic Region
generalized
Data Requirements
data provided by user
Source Code Availability
open source
Dimensions
3d
Computational Burden
medium
Scenario Modeling
batch mode likely
Coding Language
GUI
Operating System
not applicable
Mathematical Approach
numerical
Maintenance Plan
maintained
Date of Last Known Update
25-Jan-20
User Manual
go to documentation at content.oss.deltares.nl