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Open Channel Hydraulics is intended for advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students in the general fields of water resources and environmental engineering. It offers a focused presentation of some of the most common problems encountered by practicing engineers with the inclusion of recent research advances and personal computer applications. In addition, emphasis is placed on the application of basic principles of fluid mechanics to the formulation of open channel flow problems so that the assumption and limitation of existing numerical models are made clear.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Basic Principles

Chapter 2 Specific Energy

Chapter 3 Momentum

Chapter 4 Uniform Flow

Chapter 5 Gradually Varied Flow

Chapter 6 Hydraulic Structures

Chapter 7 Governing Equations of Unsteady Flow

Chapter 8 Numerical Solution of the Unsteady Flow Equations

Chapter 9 Simplified Methods of Flow Routing

Chapter 10 Flow in Alluvial Channels

Product Details

ISBN:
9780073397870
Author:
Sturm, Terry W.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Author:
Sturm Terry
Subject:
Civil
Subject:
Environmental - General
Subject:
Engineering - Civil
Subject:
Hydraulics
Subject:
Channels (hydraulic engineering)
Subject:
Civil Engineering-General
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
546
Dimensions:
9.20x6.40x1.00 in. 1.90 lbs.

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