Dynamics of Estuarine Muds (HR Wallingford Titles)

Dynamics of Estuarine Muds (HR Wallingford Titles) : A Manual for Practical Applications

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The ability to predict the movement of cohesive sediment within coastal, estuarine or inland waters has a significant economic and ecological importance in the development of new engineering works and the maintenance of existing installations. Dynamics of estuarine muds clearly describes the most up-to-date developments in this field and contains information about improved procedures and how they can be applied to a variety of engineering projects.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 232 pages
  • 160 x 236 x 18mm | 539.77g
  • ICE Publishing
  • Institution of Civil Engineers
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0727728644
  • 9780727728647
  • 1,220,532

Table of contents

Sediment properties Hydrodynamics Erosion Suspension of mud in the water column Fluid mud Transport rate Deposition Consolidation Mixtures of mud and sand Mathematical modelling Intertidal processes Case studies - infill of harbour basin Accretion in a channel Sediment dispersion from a dredge disposal siteshow more