Accession Number : AD1007544

Title :   Capabilities of the Large-Scale Sediment Transport Facility

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center Vicksburg United States

Personal Author(s) : Smith,Ernest R ; Bryant,Duncan B ; Priestas,Anthony M

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Report Date : 01 Apr 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : PURPOSE: This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) describes the Large-Scale Sediment Transport Facility (LSTF) and recent upgrades to the measurement systems. The purpose of these upgrades was to increase instrument reliability and accuracy while reducing maintenance and to expand facility capabilities for cohesive sediment erosion and transport experiments in wave/current environments.

Descriptors :   measurement , instrumentation , reliability , accuracy , maintenance , test facilities , sediment transport , erosion , flow , data acquisition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE