Mathematical model of groynes on shingle beaches

Brampton, A. and Goldberg, D.G. (1991) Mathematical model of groynes on shingle beaches. Technical Report. HR Wallingford.

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Abstract

This report describes the development of a mathematical model of a shingle beach with groynes. The development of the beach plan shape is calculated given information on its initial position and information on wave conditions just offshore. Different groyne profiles and spacings can be specified, so that alternative groyne systems can be investigated. The model includes a method for dealing with varying water levels as the result of tidal rise and fall.

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Subjects: Coasts > Coastal structures
Coasts > Beach management
Coasts > General
Divisions: Coastal
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email i.services@hrwallingford.com
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2020 09:43
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2020 09:43
URI: http://eprints.hrwallingford.com/id/eprint/307

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