Determination of bed-load from measurements of dune profiles - an interim report / by P. Engel.: En36-522/65-1977E-PDF
"An experimental study in a sediment flume was conducted to examine the usefulness of computing bed-load using bed-form height and speed obtained from sequences of profiles of the mobile bed taken a known length of time apart. A theoretical analysis was made to obtain a general bed-load equation for this purpose. This analysis showed that a coefficient was required to jointly take into account the geometry of the bed-form and that portion of the bed-form which contributes to bed-load transport. Dimensional analysis indicated that the coefficient should vary with flow conditions. Examination of published data, showed that such a coefficient varies strongly with mobility number and appears to be independent of depth for cases of practical interest"--Summary, page iii.
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|Department/Agency|| Canada. Environment Canada. |
Canada Centre for Inland Waters.
|Title||Determination of bed-load from measurements of dune profiles - an interim report / by P. Engel.|
|Series title||Unpublished report|
|Publication type||Series - View Master Record|
|Note(s)|| Digitized edition from print [produced by Environment and Climate Change Canada]. |
Includes bibliographical references.
Includes summaries in English and French.
|Publishing information||[Burlington, Ontario] : Hydraulics Section, Hydraulics Research Division, Canada Centre for Inland Waters, August 1977..|
|Author / Contributor||Engel, Peter, 1938- author.|
|Description||1 online resource (iv, 24 pages, 19 unnumbered pages) : figures.|
|Catalogue number|| |
|Subject terms|| Bed load -- Mathematical models. |
Charge de fond -- Modèles mathématiques.
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