Hydraulics in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Fourth Edition

By Andrew Chadwick, John Morfett, Martin Borthwick

© 2004 – CRC Press

680 pages

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About the Book

Table of Contents

Preface Principal Symbols A Short History of Hydraulics Introductory Notes Part 1. Principles and Basic Applications 1. Hydrostatics 2. Principles of Fluid Flow 3. Behaviour of Real Fluids 4. Flow in Pipes and Closed Conduits 5. Open Channel Flow 6. Pressure Surge in Pipelines 7. Hydraulic Machines 8. Wave Theory 9. Sediment Transport 10. Flood Hydrology 11. Dimensional Analysis and the Theory of Physical Models Part 2. Aspects of Hydraulic Engineering 12. Pipeline Systems 13. Hydraulic Structures 14. Computational Hydraulics 15. River and Canal Engineering 16. Coastal Engineering 17. Water Quality Modelling Index.

About the Authors

Andrew Chadwick is Professor of Coastal Engineering at the University of Plymouth.

John Morfett was head of hydraulics research and taught at the University of Brighton.

Martin Borthwick is a senior lecturer at the University of Plymouth and teaches hydraulics, hydrology and water resources.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC009110
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
TEC014000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Hydraulics