An analytical closed border irrigation model I. Theory Academic Article uri icon


  • This paper, Part I in a series of two, describes an analytical model for the entire irrigation cycle of closed borders, using a volume balance approach. The irrigation cycle is simulated in five phases: advance, storage, vertical recession, horizontal recession, and impounding recession. The model will be verified with experimental data in Part II. 1989.

published proceedings

  • Agricultural Water Management

author list (cited authors)

  • Singh, V. P., & Yu, F. X.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Singh, Vijay P||Yu, Fang X

publication date

  • May 1989