hydropeak: Detect and Characterize Sub-Daily Flow Fluctuations

An important environmental impact on running water ecosystems is caused by hydropeaking - the discontinuous release of turbine water because of peaks of energy demand. An event-based algorithm is implemented to detect flow fluctuations referring to increase events (IC) and decrease events (DC). For each event, a set of parameters related to the fluctuation intensity is calculated. The framework is introduced in Greimel et al. (2016) "A method to detect and characterize sub-daily flow fluctuations" <doi:10.1002/hyp.10773> and can be used to identify different fluctuation types according to the potential source: e.g., sub-daily flow fluctuations caused by hydropeaking, rainfall, or snow and glacier melt. This is a companion to the package 'hydroroute', which is used to detect and follow hydropower plant-specific hydropeaking waves at the sub-catchment scale and to describe how hydropeaking flow parameters change along the longitudinal flow path as proposed and validated in Greimel et al. (2022).

Version: 0.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 4.1.0)
Imports: utils, parallel
Suggests: rmarkdown, knitr, testthat (≥ 3.0.0), data.table
Published: 2022-03-11
Author: Bettina Grün ORCID iD [cre, ctb], Julia Haider [aut], Franz Greimel ORCID iD [ctb]
Maintainer: Bettina Grün <Bettina.Gruen at R-project.org>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: hydropeak citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Hydrology
CRAN checks: hydropeak results


Reference manual: hydropeak.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to hydropeak


Package source: hydropeak_0.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: hydropeak_0.1.1.zip, r-release: hydropeak_0.1.1.zip, r-oldrel: hydropeak_0.1.1.zip
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): hydropeak_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): hydropeak_0.1.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): hydropeak_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): hydropeak_0.1.1.tgz
Old sources: hydropeak archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: hydroroute


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