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Chanson, Hubert.

The hydraulics of open channel flow : an introduction ; basic principles, sediment motion, hydraulic modelling, design of hydraulic structures / Hubert Chanson. - 2nd ed. - Oxford [UK] ; Burlington, MA : Elsevier Butterworth Heinemann, c2004. - xlvii, [16] p. of col. plates, 585 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 512-530) and indexes.

Basic principles of open channel flows -- Introduction -- Fundamental equations -- Applications of the Bernoulli equation to open channel flows -- Applications of the momentum principle : hydraulic jump, surge and flow resistance in open channels -- Uniforms flows and gradually varied flows -- Introduction of sediment transport in open channels -- Introduction to sediment transport in open channels -- Sediment transport and sediment properties -- Inception of sediment motion : occurrence of bed load motion -- Inception of suspended-load motion -- Sediment transport mechanisms : 1. Bed-load transport -- Sediment transport mechanisms : 2. Suspended-load transport -- Sediment transport capacity and total sediment transport -- Hydraulic modelling -- Summary of basic hydraulic principles -- Physical modelling of hydraulics -- Numerical modelling of steady open channel flows : backwater computations -- Unsteady open channel flows : 1. Basic equations -- Unsteady open channel flows : 2. Applications -- Design of hydraulic structures -- Introduction to the design of hydraulic structures -- Design of weirs and spillways -- Design of drop structures and stepped cascades -- Culvert design -- Problems -- A study of the Marib dam and its sluicc system (B.C. 115 to A.D. 575) -- A study of the Moeris reservoir, the Ha-Uar dam and the canal connecting the Nile River and Lake Moeris around B.C. 2900 to B.C. 230 -- A study of the Moche river irrigation systems (Peru A.D. 200-1532) -- Hydraulics of the Nimes aqueduct. Pt. 1. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Pt. 2. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. Pt. 3. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. Pt. 4. 18. 19. 20. 21. P1. P2. P3. P4.

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