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Lee, Seok Bong (author), Wengrove, Meagan E. (author), de Schipper, M.A. (author), Hopkins, Julia (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Ruessink, Gerben (author)
We investigate pathways of sediment diffusion for a Gaussian-shaped sand mound subjected to monochromatic waves. Our unique results nearly close the sediment budget by quantifying each of the sediment transport processes responsible for mound diffusion associated with sediment flux due to slope driven transport and ripple migration. Downslope...
journal article 2023
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Gao, Weilun (author), Wang, Zhengbing (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Miao, Chiyuan (author), Cui, Baoshan (author), Shao, Dongdong (author)
A river bifurcation is critical for distributing water, sediment and nutrients to the downstream branches of deltaic river networks. However, the downstream branches of a bifurcation can be linked by a connecting channel cutting through deltaic floodplains. The floodplain connecting channel as a downstream control can affect water...
journal article 2023
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van Hespen, Rosanna (author), Hu, Zhan (author), Borsje, Bas W. (author), De Dominicis, Michela (author), Friess, Daniel A. (author), Jevrejeva, Svetlana (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Maza, Maria (author), van Wesenbeeck, B (author)
Nature-based coastal protection is increasingly recognised as a potentially sustainable and cost-effective solution to reduce coastal flood risk. It uses coastal ecosystems such as mangrove forests to create resilient designs for coastal flood protection. However, to use mangroves effectively as a nature-based measure for flood risk reduction...
journal article 2022
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Duro, G. (author), Crosato, A. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author)
abstract 2020
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Candel, Jasper H.J. (author), Makaske, Bart (author), Kijm, Niels (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Storms, J.E.A. (author), Wallinga, Jakob (author)
Meandering rivers are abundant on Earth, from the largest rivers to the smallest tributaries. The classical view of meandering rivers is a sinuous planform with rounded bends, which grow and migrate until they are cut-off. However, many low-energy meandering rivers have planforms that are much more complex than this classical view due to the...
journal article 2020
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van Denderen, R. Pepijn (author), Schielen, R.M.J. (author), Straatsma, Menno W. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Hulscher, Suzanne J.M.H. (author)
Side channels are commonly constructed to reduce the flood risk or to increase the ecological value of a river. Such artificial side channels generally aggrade. We categorize the development of side channels based on the sediment that is deposited in these channels. Based on this categorization, we determine the main mechanisms that affect their...
journal article 2019
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Duro, G. (author), Crosato, A. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Winkels, Timotheus G. (author), Woolderink, Hessel A.G. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author)
Distinct bankline patterns appeared after the removal of protection works along a navigable reach of the Meuse River. A series of oblique embayments now dominate the riverine landscape after ten years of bank erosion, but their location and asymmetry cannot be explained yet. This work analyses and integrates field measurements of flow, ship...
journal article 2019
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Duro, G. (author), Crosato, A. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author)
We apply structure from motion (SfM) photogrammetry with imagery from an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to measure bank erosion processes along a mid-sized river reach. This technique offers a unique set of characteristics compared to previously used methods to monitor banks, such as high resolution and relatively fast deployment in the field....
journal article 2018
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Baar, A.W. (author), de Smit, Jaco (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author)
Large-scale morphology, in particular meander bend depth, bar dimensions, and bifurcation dynamics, are greatly affected by the deflection of sediment transport on transverse bed slopes due to gravity and by secondary flows. Overestimating the transverse bed slope effect in morphodynamic models leads to flattening of the morphology, while...
journal article 2018
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van Denderen, R. Pepijn (author), Schielen, R.M.J. (author), Blom, A. (author), Hulscher, Suzanne J.M.H. (author), Kleinhans, Maarten G. (author)
Side channel construction is a common intervention applied to increase a river's conveyance capacity and to increase its ecological value. Past modelling efforts suggest two mechanisms affecting the morphodynamic change of a side channel: (1) a difference in channel slope between the side channel and the main channel and (2) bend flow just...
journal article 2017
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