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Dam Breach Modeling Technology / Edition 1

Dam Breach Modeling Technology / Edition 1

by Vijay Singh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0792339258

ISBN-13: 9780792339250

Pub. Date: 02/29/1996

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

The book provides a comprehensive treatment of earth-dam breaching and its modeling. The material contained in the book can be readily used for planning and designing dam-disaster relief work.
The data and the technical matter contained in the book are not available under one cover anywhere else.
The book is timely in that it is being completed in the

Overview

The book provides a comprehensive treatment of earth-dam breaching and its modeling. The material contained in the book can be readily used for planning and designing dam-disaster relief work.
The data and the technical matter contained in the book are not available under one cover anywhere else.
The book is timely in that it is being completed in the United Nations Decade for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation.
Audience: Practitioners, managers, academians, researchers, as well as graduate students in hydrology, water resources management, natural hazards research and environmental management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792339250
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
02/29/1996
Series:
Water Science and Technology Library Series, #17
Edition description:
1996
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Dam Breaching. 3. Hydraulics of Dam Breaching. 4. Major Recorded Dam Breaches in the World. 5. Empirical Models: Dimensional Analytical Solutions. 6. Empirical Models: Dimensionless Analytical Solutions. 7. Mathematical Models of Dam Breaching. 8. Comparative Evaluation of Dam-Breach Models. References. Subject Index.

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