A laboratory experiment in acceleration-skewed oscillatory sheet flow

Paulo A. Silva, Tiago Abreu, B. G. Ruessink, Herve Michallet, Francisco Sancho, Dominic Alexander Van Der A, Jebbe J van der Werf, Jan S. Ribberink, Thomas O'Donoghue, Andre Temperville

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Abstract

New experiments of sand transport under sheet flow conditions were carried out in the Large Oscillating Water Tunnel (LOWT) of Deltares. In this work the measured net sediment transport rates, the structure of the sheet flow layer and sediment flux vertical profiles along the oscillatory wave cycle are presented and the importance of acceleration skewness on the sediment transport processes is analyzed and discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Hydralab III Joint Transnational Acces User Meeting
PublisherhydralabIII
Pages13-16
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2010
EventHYDRALAB III Joint User Meeting - Hannover, United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Feb 2010 → …

Conference

ConferenceHYDRALAB III Joint User Meeting
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityHannover
Period1/02/10 → …

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    Silva, P. A., Abreu, T., Ruessink, B. G., Michallet, H., Sancho, F., Van Der A, D. A., van der Werf, J. J., Ribberink, J. S., O'Donoghue, T., & Temperville, A. (2010). A laboratory experiment in acceleration-skewed oscillatory sheet flow. In Proceedings of the Hydralab III Joint Transnational Acces User Meeting (pp. 13-16). hydralabIII . http://www.hydralab.eu/hydralabIII/proceedings/Delft-8_Silva.pdf