Numerical Analysis of Tidal Circulation for Long Beach Harbor. Report 2. Tidal Circulation Velocity Patterns for Existing Conditions and Alternate Master Plan Pier-J Configurations for SOHIO Project.
ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS
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A study was conducted for Long Beach Harbor to numerically investigate tidal circulation in existing basins and to define and evaluate the impact of possible modification of Pier-J for SOHIO Standard Oil, Ohio on existing harbor circulation. A two-dimensional depth-averaged formulation of the hydrodynamic equations was used in the model and an implicit-explicit finite difference scheme was used to numerically solve the equations. The numerical model was verified using prototype tide and velocity data from physical model tests.
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
- Civil Engineering