Advances in Hydroscience - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120218103, 9781483215204

Advances in Hydroscience

1st Edition

Volume 10

Editors: Ven Te Chow
eBook ISBN: 9781483215204
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th September 1975
Page Count: 430
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Advances in Hydroscience, Volume 10-1975 covers articles on the evergrowing scientific knowledge on water.
The book presents articles on modeling techniques for groundwater evaluation and tidal theory and computations, including the basic equations for the prediction of tides, the hydrodynamic tidal equations for the dynamic behavior of the tides, and tidal computations in rivers, seas, and coastal waters. The text also includes articles on hydrothermal convection in saturated porous media, as well as the theory of Weirs.
Hydroscientists, harbour engineers, coastal engineers, oceanographic engineers, and future designers and users of hydraulic structures for water resources development will find the book invaluable.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors Foreword Modeling Techniques for Groundwater Evaluation I. Introduction II. Selected Equations of Flow III. Analog Models IV. Analytical and Numerical Methods V. Sand Tank Models Major Symbols References Tidal Theory and Computations I. Introduction II. Analysis of Tides III. Tidal Equations IV. Tidal Computations References Hydrothermal Convection in Saturated Porous Media I. Introduction II. Heat Transfer in Porous Media III. Mathematical Formulation for Thermal Convection IV. Theoretical Approaches V. Experimental Results for Free Convection in Horizontal Layers VI. Free Convection in Sloped Layers VII. Numerical Computations for Free Convection VIII. Combined Free and Forced Thermal Convection IX. Free Convection in More Complex Configurations References References Added in Proof Theory of Weirs I. Introduction II. Factors Affecting Flow over Weirs III. Sharp-Crested or Thin Plate Weirs IV. Broad-Crested or Finite Crest Width Weirs V. Terminal Weirs VI. Zero Height Weirs VII. Proportional Weirs VIII. Measuring Flumes IX. Special Types of Weirs X. Accuracies of Measurements References Subject Index Contents of Previous Volumes


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