SOMOS (Simulation / Optimization Modeling System) is a family of simulation / optimization (S/O) modules to aid in optimally managing water resources. SOMOS results from twenty years experience developing optimization models and applying them to real-world problems, including 11 pump-and-treat (PAT) systems and numerous water supply problems. SOMOS significantly improves water management or designs and saves money. Its user’s manual provides excellent training in principles of applying optimization to managing aquifer and stream-aquifer systems. It is being incorporated with powerful groundwater modeling and visualization packages.
Peralta, R. C. 2003. SOMOS Simulation/Optimization Modeling System. Presented by Peralta. In Proc., MODFLOW and More 2003: Understanding through Modeling, Poeter, Zheng, Hill, Doherty, and Seo, Eds. International Groundwater Modeling Center, Golden, CO. p 819-823.