Scouring : Hydraulic Structures Design Manual Series, Vol. 2 book cover
1st Edition

Hydraulic Structures Design Manual Series, Vol. 2

ISBN 9789061919834
Published January 1, 1991 by CRC Press
152 Pages

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Book Description

Information and technical data concerning scouring/erosion caused by water fl in rivers and streams. More specifically, how certain structures exaggerate this natural process by restricting water flow, causing constriction and loc scour. Material presented is from both field studies and laboratories

Table of Contents

List of symbols -- 1 Introduction /H.N.C. Breusers & AJ. Raudkivi -- 2 Basic concepts of soil erosion and sediment transport /AJ. Raudkivi -- 3 Scour in rivers and river constrictions /H.N.C. Breusers -- 4 Scour around spur dikes and abutments /H.N.C. Breusers -- 5 Scour at bridge piers /AJ. Raudkivi -- 6 Scour by jets, at high-head structures and at culvert outlets /H.N.C. Breusers -- 7 Scour below low head structures /H.N.C. Breusers -- Subject -- Index.

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