Sediment dynamics

Sutherland, J. and Soulsby, R.L. (2011) Sediment dynamics. In: Users guide to physical modelling and experimentation: experience of the HYDRALAB Network. CRC Press/Balkema, Leiden, The Netherlands, pp. 67-125. ISBN 978-0-415-60912-8 / 978-1-4398-7051-8

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Abstract

This chapter provides descriptions of essential features of modelling of a broad range of problems involving many classes of sediment, flow, applications and research top¬ics. The experimental reproduction of hydraulic processes involving sediment dynam¬ics is focussed on the sediments and not the hydrodynamic processes, which are covered in other chapters. Since a great deal of experimental research on sediment dynamics remains to be done, laboratory experiments to elucidate process knowledge (research) as well as physical modelling of site-specific applications (consultancy) will be covered.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Maritime > General
Coasts > Sediment transport and scour
Coasts > General
Divisions: Maritime
Coastal
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email i.services@hrwallingford.com
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2020 09:49
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2020 09:49
URI: http://eprints.hrwallingford.com/id/eprint/821

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