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Bomers, A. (author), Aguilar Lopez, J.P. (author), Warmink, JJ (author), Hulscher, Suzanne J.M.H. (author)
Structures integrated in a grass-covered dike may increase erosion development. Currently, safety assessment methods for flood defences are only applicable for a conventional grass-covered dike and the effects of structures on dike cover erosion are poorly understood. Since many dikes have a road on top, it is important to study the effect of...
journal article 2018
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Ottevanger, W. (author)
Meandering rivers are interesting features of the landscape due to their aesthetically pleasing forms. There is an abundance of scientific studies on meandering rivers, however, their behaviour is still not fully understood. The complexity of the flow, bed morphodynamics and bank stability, the related uncertainties in water and sediment motion,...
doctoral thesis 2013
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Hoan, N.T. (author), Booij, R. (author), Stive, M.J.F. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author)
The velocity and turbulence distributions of decelerating open-channel flow in a gradual expansion were measured using LDV equipment. The results show that the logarithmic law can describe the mean velocity in the bottom region well while the Coles’ law can be applied to the outer region. The shear velocity can be determined both by the...
conference paper 2007
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Baptist, M.J. (author)
Understanding the interactions between the ecosystem and the morphology of river floodplains, i.e. floodplain biogeomorphology, is becoming increasingly important in view of modern river management and climate change. There is a need for predictive models for the natural response of river floodplains to hydraulic measures and river...
doctoral thesis 2005
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Stive, M.J.F. (author), Reniers, A.J.H.M. (author), Terrile, E. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author)
The threshold of motion of coarse particles under regular shoaling waves is studied. Experiments are performed to investigate the effects of bed fluid acceleration on coarse particle stability. By varying wave height, wave period and water depth, combinations of similar peak orbital velocities and weak to strong intra-wave accelerations were...
conference paper 2005
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Talmon, A.M. (author)
Flow equations for application in river bends are derived. Coordinate transformations are achieved by tensor calculus. The momentum equations are formulated in a cylindrical coordinate system and in a cylindrical bed-following coordinate system. The depth-averaged momentum equations in a cylindrical bed-following coordinate system are derived....
report 1992
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De Vriend, H.J. (author)
The relationship between streamline curvature and bed resistance in shallow water flow with little side constraint, as derived in 1970 by H.J. Schoemaker, is reconsidered. Schoemaker concluded that the bed resistance causes the curvature of a free streamline to grow exponentially with the distance along this streamline, thus giving rise to a...
report 1979
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Hooke, R.L.B. (author)
A one-meter wide, meandering flume with movable sand bed was utilized in these experiments. Uniform flow was established at discharges of 20, 35, and 50 l/sec. Velocities near the bed, the distribution of sediment in transport, bed geometry, and strength of secondary flow were determined at each discharge . Bed shear stress was assumed to be...
report 1974
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Bijker, E.W. (author)
11th Conference on Coastal Engineering in London 1968, the author presented a method for computing the littoral drift starting from the longshore current velocity as this is generated by the waves and with the assumption that the material is stirred up by the waves. In this paper measurements in a model basin are described by which the procedure...
report 1971
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Shields, A. (author)
Ph.D thesis of Shields, original version in German. This document is the basis of all modern sediment transport formulae, and develops the concept of bed shear stress.
report 1936
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Shields, A. (author)
Translation of the Ph.D. thesis of A. Shields "Anwendung der Aehnlichkeitsmechanik und der Turbulenzforschung auf die Geschiebebewegung".
report 1936
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