1st Edition

Hydraulic and Environmental Modelling Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Hydraulic and Environmental Modelling of Coastal, Estuarine and River Waters. Vol. I.

Edited By R.A. Falconer, S. N. Chandler-Wilde, S. Q. Liu Copyright 1992
    548 Pages
    by Routledge

    556 Pages
    by Routledge

    First published in 1992, this wide-ranging volume features 44 articles from 89 contributors on issues of and solutions to modelling of coastal waters around the world in response to an increasing interest in the development and application of numerical hydraulic models as design and management tools. The contributors advise on areas including tidal current modelling, water quality modelling, sediment transport modelling, wave kinematics and computational methods, along with two keynote articles. The main aim of the conference and its resulting volume was to provide a forum whereby engineers, scientists and planners involved in multi-disciplinary models could collaborate and share their expertise. The counterpart to this book is Hydraulic and Environmental Modelling: Estuarine and River Waters.

    1. Sewage: A Mixture of Technology, Politics and Economics – S. B. Reed. 2. Recent Developments in Water Quality Modelling and Management. D. R. F. Harleman. Part 1. Tidal Current Modelling. 3. Three-Dimensional Numerical Modelling of Coastal Hydrodynamics and Pollutant Dispersal – C. T. Mead and A. J. Cooper. 4. Impact of Large-Scale Reclamation on Tidal Current System and Water Quality Structure in Osaka Bay – K. Nakatsuji, S. Karino, H. Kurita and K. Muraoka. 5. Numerical Simulation of Nearshore Residual Currents. D. E. Reeve. 6. Numerical Modelling of Tidal Currents Along the West European Continental Shelf in Order to Predict the Movements of Polluted Matters. J. M. Janin and J. C. Galland. 7. Tidal Residual Current in Omura Bay. T. Fukumoto, T. Nakamura and H. Togashi. 8. Tidal Modelling of the Arabian Gulf. K. Z. Elahi and R. A. Ashrafi. 9. Hydrodynamic Modelling of the River Esk, Harbour and Coast at Whitby, North Yorkshire. T. H. Toole and J. R. Benn. 10. Tidal Exchange Mechanism in Enclosed Regions. K. Murakami. 11. Three-Dimensional Layer Averaged Model for Tidal Flows. M. Hall, K. Shiono and R. A. Falconer. 12. Numerical Modelling of the Severn Estuary. J. Osment. 13. Problems Associated with 2-D Modelling of Coastal Waters. P. A. Mackinnon and D. C. Keiller. 14. Sensitivity of a 2-Dimensional Hydrodynamic Model to Boundary Conditions. A. M. Cawley and M. Hartnett. Part 2. Water Quality Modelling. 15. Application of a 2-D Depth Integrated Model for Tidal Flow and Pollutant Transport to the Northern Shore of the Firth of Forth. J. P. Hodder, N. J. Parkinson and R. A. Falconer. 16. Some Aspects of Tidal Flow and Water Quality Modelling of the North Devon Coastal Waters. Y Kaya. 17. Oil-RW: A Mathematical Model for Predicting Oil Spills Trajectory and Weathering. L. Mansur and D. M. Price. 18. Ecological Modelling of the Complex of Primary Producers in a Coastal System, the Sound, Denmark; Response to Decrease in Nutrient Loadings. H. K. Bach. 19. Experience and Recommended Practice for the Construction and Objective Calibration of Coastal Pollution Models. N. V. M. Odd and D. G. Murphy. 20. Application of Higher Order Accurate Schemes for Advective Transport in a 2-D Water Quality Model. R. A. Falconer, S. Q. Liu and Y. Chen. 21. Evaluation of Dispersion Coefficient in a Bay. T. Komatsu, M. Sagara and S. Yano. 22. Water Renovation Rate in Bouzas Basins. M. Montero, A. Lloret and A. Ruiz-Mateo. Part 3. Sediment Transport Modelling. 23. Numerical Modelling of Sedimentation Around Johor Port. G. Li and P. Wright. 24. Causes of Siltation in the Port of Montevideo. J. C. I. Piedra Cueva and H. Rodriguez Borelli. 25. A Morphodynamic Modelling System. Z. B. Wang, B. Karssen, A. Roelfzema and J. C. Winterwerp. 26. A Three-Dimensional Model of Suspended Sediment Transport Based on the Advection-Diffusion Equation. J. N. Aldridge. 27. A Comparison of In-Situ and Laboratory Methods to Measure Mudflat Erodibility. C. L. Amos, H. A. Christian. J. Grant and D. M. Paterson. 28. Application of the Watanabe Cross-Shore Transport Model to Prototype-Scale Data. B. A. O’Connor, J. Nicholson, N. MacDonald and K. O’Shea. 29. Inception of Sediment on a Level or Sloping Bed Due to Waves. J. C. Morfett. 30. Beach Profile Changes. F. M. Abdel-Aal. 31. The Concept of a Single Representative Wave for Use in Numerical Models of Long Term Sediment Transport Predictions. T. J. Chesher and G. V. Miles. 32. 3-D Mathematical Modelling of Current and Pollutant Transport in Izmir Bay. E. Özhan and L. Hapoğlu. Part 4. Wave Kinematics and Modelling. 33. The Impulsive Pressure Due to Wave Impact on a Sea Wall. M. J. Cooker. 34. Wave-Induced Oscillations in Visakhapatnam Fishing Harbour. M. L. Narasimham and D. Apparao. 35. A Two-Layer Numerical Model of Wave Motion over Soft Mud. J. C. I. Piedra Cueva. 36. Armada: An Efficient Spectral Wave Mode. M. Al-Mashouk, D. E. Reeve, B. Li and C. A. Fleming. 37. Effects of Submerged Structures on Coastal Currents and Geometry. T. Koike, K. Bando, M. Tanaka and K. Kudo. 38. Effect of the Submerged Obstacle Height on the Wave Energy Distribution Behind the Detached Breakwater. M. I. Balah and H. K. Mostafa. Part 5. Computational Methods. 39. Solving the Shallow Water Equations Using a Non-Orthogonal Curvilinear Coordinate System. R. W. Barber. 40. A General Mathematical Model of Tidal Current in Natural River. H. S. Jin, Y. M. Zheng and J. Ye. 41. Numerical Model for Estuary with Compound Cross-Section. C. J. Lai and J. W. Yen. 42. A Finite Difference Method for the Shallow Water Equations with Conformal Boundary-Fitted Mesh Generation. S. N. Chandler-Wilde and B. Lin. 43. A Characteristic Method for Nonlinear Advective Accelerations. L Zhu and C. W. Li. 44. Computation of Incompressible Fluid Flows by an Implicit Fractional Step Scheme. J. Ye and G. Dou.


    Chandler-Wilde, S N and Falconer, R A, University of Bradford, UK. Liu, S Q Tongji University, China