Accession Number : ADA225520


Title :   International Workshop on Gravel-Bed Rivers. Dynamics of Gravel-Bed Rivers (3rd), held in Firenze - Poggio a Caiano Italy on September 24-28, 1990


Corporate Author : FLORENCE UNIV (ITALY)


Personal Author(s) : Wolman, M G ; Newson, Malcolm ; Rickenmann, D ; Harvey, A M ; Carling, Paul A ; Colombini, Marco ; Leopold, Luna B ; Ferguson, R I


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a225520.pdf


Report Date : 31 Jul 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 638


Abstract : Session topics include: Sediment yield dynamics; Debris flow dynamics; Alluvial fan and steep stream sediment processes; Channel morphology dynamics; Braided channel dynamics; Downstream fining; Grain size distribution; Entrainment and movement at low transport rates; Armouring; Movement of mixed- sized sediment; New techniques of monitoring particle movement; Modeling sediment transport; Bed dynamics; Analysis of historical changes; and Human impacts. Keywords: Mathematical models; Fluid dynamics; Gravel; River beds; Geomorphology; Floods/deposition; Topography; Particle size; Meandering streams; Fine grained materials; Civil engineering; Flood control.


Descriptors :   *RIVERS , *GRAVEL , *WATER FLOW , *SEDIMENT TRANSPORT , MONITORING , DISTRIBUTION , DYNAMICS , MORPHOLOGY , GRAIN SIZE , TOPOGRAPHY , ALLUVIUM , DEPOSITION , TRANSPORT , YIELD , ITALY , FANS , INTERNATIONAL , FLOODS , GEOMORPHOLOGY , FLUID DYNAMICS , CIVIL ENGINEERING , BRAIDS , LOW RATE , SEDIMENTS , CHANNELS , ENTRAINMENT , WORKSHOPS , STREAMS , FLOOD CONTROL , MODELS , DEBRIS , FINE GRAINED MATERIALS , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , PARTICLE SIZE


Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering
      Fluid Mechanics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE