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van Dijk, Peter (author)
Large areas of the world are protected by flood defence systems. A common part of flood defence systems is a levee with grass cover, with the primary function to protect hinterland against floods. Waveovertopping might lead to erosion of the grass cover, followed by erosion of the inner slope and potentially levee breaching. The wave overtopping...
master thesis 2021
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Rietmeijer, Anton (author)
Contrary to a breakwater outer slope, rear-slope revetment does not have to withstand breaking waves. However, generally, an equal dimensioned revetment is used on both the inner- and outer slope. Although with low-crested breakwaters severe overtopping occurs, the application of similarly sized armour on both sides still results in an over...
master thesis 2017
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Bijlard, R.W. (author)
There is a shift in the approach for designing coastal structures. In the past, dikes were designed on the probability of exceedance of an incoming wave during storm conditions. In the near future, the design criteria will be the probability of flooding of the hinterland. In order to determine this flooding probability, the strength of the dike...
master thesis 2015
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Trung, L.H. (author)
The phenomenon of wave overtopping during storms was simulated by the Wave Overtopping Simulator on a 1/15 grass covered slope. The four 'Wave Overtopping Simulator' tests were done within the framework of the Research project 'Super sea dike with high safety level and environmental friendly' funded by Viet Nam government. The main objective of...
report 2012
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Trung, L.H. (author), Van der Meer, J.W. (author), Luong, N.Q. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author), Schiereck, G.J. (author)
The resistance of various grassed slopes against wave overtopping has been appraised by means of the Wave Overtopping Simulator in situ for a couple of years in Viet Nam. Destructive test results show that a dike slope covered with grass could suffer a certain overtopping discharge not smaller than 20 l/s per m. During testing it was difficult...
conference paper 2011
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Van der Meer, J.W. (author), Hardeman, B. (author), Steendam, G.J. (author), Schüttrumpf, H. (author), Verheij, H.J. (author)
Wave overtopping discharges at coastal structures are well described in the EurOtop Manual (2007), including the distribution of overtopping wave volumes. Each volume that overtops a dike or levee will have a certain flow velocity and depth record in time, often given by the maximum velocity and flow depth. This paper describes some further...
conference paper 2011
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Van der Meer, J.W. (author), Van der Meer, G. (author)
The US Wave Overtopping Simulator has to simulate overtopping discharges up to 2 cfs/s/ft for wave conditions of respectively 8 ft with a peak period of 14 s and 3 ft with a period of 6 s. This requires a Simulator which is in size about three times larger than the existing Dutch one. This report describes the theory of waves overtopping the...
report 2009
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Van der Meer, J.W. (author)
The Wave Overtopping Simulator was developed in 2006 and destructive tests have been performed in February and March of 2007, 2008 and 2009 and will probably be continued in 2010. The tests show the behaviour of various inner slopes of dikes, embankments or levees under simulation of wave overtopping, up to a mean overtopping discharge of 125 l...
report 2009
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