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Wang, Zhengbing (author), Vandenbruwaene, Wouter (author), Taal, Marcel (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
The records ofHWand LWin the most upper part of the Scheldt Estuary since 1971 have been analysed together with the daily river discharge. The tidal range, the hydraulic head and the ratio between the rising tide period to falling tide period have been determined for investigating the tidal amplification, the water surface slope along the river...
journal article 2019
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Hendriks, H.C.M. (author), van Prooijen, Bram (author), Aarninkhof, S.G.J. (author), Soetaert, Karline (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
poster 2019
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Dijkstra, Y.M. (author), Schuttelaars, H.M. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
Over the last few decades, some estuaries have undergone a transition to a hyperturbid state, characterised by suspended sediment concentrations of several grammes per litre averaged over the water column. To improve our understanding of this transition and of naturally hyperturbid estuaries, we systematically identify the processes allowing...
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Mathew, R. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
Numerical models of fine sediment transport depend on different approaches to parameterize the erosion properties of surficial sediment strata. These properties, namely the critical shear stress for erosion and the erosion rate coefficient, are crucial for reproducing the short-term and long-term sediment dynamics of the system. Methods to...
journal article 2017
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Guo, Chao (author), He, Qing (author), Guo, Leicheng (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
In order to improve our understandings of temporal and vertical variations of sediment flocculation dynamics within the turbidity maxima (TM) of the highly turbid Yangtze Estuary (YE), we deployed LISST-100C, a laser instrument for in-situ monitor of the sizes and concentrations of flocculated particles in a wet season. Field data in terms of...
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Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Vroom, J (author), Wang, Z.B. (author), Krebs, Martin (author), Hendriks, H.C.M. (author), van Maren, D.S. (author), Schrottke, Kerstin (author), Borgsmüller, Christine (author), Schöl, Andreas (author)
In this paper, we analyse the behaviour of fine sediments in the hyper-turbid Lower Ems River, with focus on the river’s upper reaches, a stretch of about 25 km up-estuary of Terborg. Our analysis is based on long records of suspended particulate matter (SPM) from optical backscatter (OBS) measurements close to the bed at seven stations along...
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De Lucas Pardo, M.A. (author), Dijkstra, Y. (author), van Maren, D.S. (author), Vroom, J (author), van Kessel, T (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
The Ems and Loire evolved into hyper-turbid estuaries in the course of the 20th<br/>century. Winterwerp et al. (2013 a, b) argued that narrowing and deepening of these<br/>rivers induced a regime shift towards these hyper-turbid conditions. This regime<br/>shift was presumed to be driven by a positive feed-back between tidal<br/>amplification,...
abstract 2017
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Deng, Z. (author), He, Q (author), Chassagne, C. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
The flocculation process and modelling of suspended sediment transport in estuarine regions is a hot topic in estuarine science[Winterwerp, 1999]. The flocculation is greatly influenced by biochemical parameters[De Lucas Pardo, 2014]. In this paper, we analyse the impact of algae on the processes of flocculation in the Yangtze Estuary, and we...
abstract 2017
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Kiricheck, O.J. (author), Chassagne, C. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Rutgers, Ronald (author), Noordijk, Arie (author), Nipius, Karoune (author), Velinga, Tiedo (author)
The objective of this study is to get a new insight into in-situ characterization of fluid mud layers. Water Injection Dredging has been performed to create a fluid mud layer in the 8th Petroleumhaven at the Port of Rotterdam. Four measuring tools, conventional multi-beam echo-sounder, DensX, Graviprobe and Rheocable have been used to monitor...
abstract 2017
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Tas, S.A.J. (author), Gijón Mancheño, A. (author), Herman, P.M.J. (author), Reniers, A.J.H.M. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
In this paper the typical hydrodynamics on mangrove-mud coasts are studied. Worldwide, these coasts experience serious erosion problems, and while the importance of mangrove ecosystems is becoming widely recognised, mangrove restoration projects frequently fail due to poor understanding of the system, especially the hydrodynamics. Therefore, a...
abstract 2017
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Gijón Mancheño, A. (author), Tas, S.A.J. (author), Herman, P.M.J. (author), Reniers, A.J.H.M. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
During recent decades, mangrove forests have experienced severe degradation due to unsustainable land use. Restoration of mangrove ecosystems requires the recovery of their habitat, considering ecology, hydrology, hydrodynamics, and sediment transport. In a first pilot in 2013, brushwood dams were built on the eroding coast of Demak, Indonesia,...
abstract 2017
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Hendriks, H.C.M. (author), van Prooijen, B.C. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Aarninkhof, S.G.J. (author), van der Hout, CM (author), Witbaard, Rob (author)
Shallow coastal seas are subject to an increasing pressure by offshore operations. Further to a direct influence these operations impose on benthic and pelagic organisms, an indirect influence is caused by changes in sediment dynamics and morphodynamics. Temporal variations in SPM have a large effect on the timing and rate of primary production,...
abstract 2017
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Barciela Rial, M. (author), van den Bosch, Barend (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), van Paassen, L.A. (author), Griffioen, Jasper (author), van Kessel, Thijs (author)
Sediment is becoming scarce. Therefore, soft sediments are progressively being used for nature building. The MarkerWadden is an example of an ongoing Building with Nature (BwN) project which aims to improve the ecology of Lake Markermeer (The Netherlands) by creating a wetland with the cohesive sediments from the bed of the lake. It represents...
abstract 2017
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Colosimo, I. (author), van Prooijen, B.C. (author), van Maren, D.S. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Reniers, A.J.H.M. (author)
Port maintenance and nature preservation are two often conflicting aspects of coastal management. Within a Pilot Project in the Western Wadden Sea (the Netherlands - see Figure1a) we test a win-win solution that could reduce harbour siltation while simultaneously stimulate saltmarsh development.<br/>For this purpose, fine material, dredged in...
abstract 2017
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Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Zhou, Zeng (author), Battista, Guilia (author), van Kessel, Thijs (author), Jagers, Bert (author), van Maren, D.S. (author), van der Wegen, Mick (author)
This paper presents a fast consolidation model suitable for long-term morphodynamic simulations. This model is applicable for muddy systems where sedimentation rates are smaller than consolidation rates, assuming quasi-equilibrium of the consolidating bed. It compares to the consolidation model developed by Sanford (2008). However, in that model...
abstract 2017
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Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Vroom, J. (author), Wang, Zhengbing (author), Krebs, Martin (author)
abstract 2016
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Barciela Rial, M. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Griffioen, Jasper (author), van Paassen, L.A. (author), van Kessel, Thijs (author)
poster 2016
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Zhou, Zeng (author), Coco, Giovanni (author), Townend, IH (author), Olabarrieta, Maitane (author), van der Wegen, M. (author), Gong, Zheng (author), D’Alpaos, Andrea (author), Gao, Shu (author), Jaffe, Bruce (author), Gelfenbaum, Guy (author), He, Qing (author), Wang, Yaping (author), Lanzoni, Stefano (author), Wang, Z.B. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author), Zhang, Changkuan (author)
Morphodynamic equilibrium is a widely adopted yet elusive concept in the eld of geomorphology of coasts, rivers and estuaries. Based on the Exner equation, an expression of mass conservation of sediment, we distinguish three types of equilibrium dened as static and dynamic, of which two dierent types exist. Other expressions such as statistical...
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Radermacher, M. (author), De Wit, L. (author), Uijttewaal, W.S.J. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
When dredging in sensitive environments, efforts have to be made to limit the free dispersal of suspended fine sediment from the dredging spill. Especially the use of hanging silt curtains as an environmental mitigation measure is widespread. Despite frequent application, their ability to reduce turbidity levels through vertical diversion of...
journal article 2015
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De Lucas Pardo, M.A. (author), Sarpe, D. (author), Winterwerp, J.C. (author)
Lake Markermeer, a large shallow lake in The Netherlands, suffers from turbidity and ecology problems. As part of a study aiming to mitigate these problems, we study flocculation processes in the lake; in particular, the possible mutual flocculation between algae and re-suspended bed sediments. We show that sediment re-suspended from the bed of...
journal article 2015
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