Accession Number:

ADA588869

Title:

Tidal Velocity Asymmetry at Inlets (ERDC/CHL CHETN-IV-47)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note CHETN discusses selected factors responsible for controlling tidal velocity asymmetry at tidal inlets with implications for maintenance of navigation channels and sediment bypassing to the adjacent beaches.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE