Accession Number : AD1002918


Title :   Flocculation and Settling Velocity Estimates for Reservoir Sedimentation Analysis


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS VICKSBURG United States


Personal Author(s) : Floyd,Ian E ; Smith,S J ; Scott,Steve H ; Brown,Gary L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1002918.pdf


Report Date : 01 Feb 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 10


Abstract : This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) describes fine-grain sediment flocculation and aggregation and provides guidance and recommendations for incorporating physical sediment process descriptions (relevant to reservoir sedimentation and sediment bypassing) into U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) numerical sediment transport models.


Descriptors :   velocity , estimates , RESERVOIRS , sedimentation , sediment transport , models


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE