Performance of vortex inhibitors for reservoir intakes

May, R. and Willoughby, I. (1990) Performance of vortex inhibitors for reservoir intakes. Technical Report. Hydraulics Research Wallingford.

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Abstract

An experimental study, funded by the Department of the Environment, was made to determine the relative efficiencies of a variety of vortex inhibitors suitable for horizontal intakes in reservoirs. The inhibitors were tested in two specially constructed tanks. Based on these findings, a general description of vortex action at intakes is presented in the report.

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Subjects: Floods > Dams and reservoirs
Divisions: Water
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email i.services@hrwallingford.com
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2020 09:42
Last Modified: 18 May 2020 15:01
URI: http://eprints.hrwallingford.com/id/eprint/261

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