Dam Hydraulics / Edition 1

Dam Hydraulics / Edition 1

by D. L. Vischer, W. H. Hager
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471972894

ISBN-13: 9780471972891

Pub. Date: 06/16/1998

Publisher: Wiley

Dam Hydraulics D. L. Vischer W. H. Hager VAW, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland This book develops the main themes of water flow in dam structures, emphasizing the hydraulic principles governing the design, construction and refurbishment of dams. Opening with an overview of the various dam structures, it then develops fundamental topics including: reservoir

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Dam Hydraulics D. L. Vischer W. H. Hager VAW, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland This book develops the main themes of water flow in dam structures, emphasizing the hydraulic principles governing the design, construction and refurbishment of dams. Opening with an overview of the various dam structures, it then develops fundamental topics including: reservoir sedimentation, waves due to landslides and dambreak waves. The authors provide a systematic analysis of the various phenomena associated with dam hydraulics, illustrated with appropriate figures and photographs of laboratory models and prototype structures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471972891
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/16/1998
Series:
Wiley Series in Water Resources Engineering Series, #1
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Overflow Structures.

Diversion Structures.

Outlet Structures.

Dissipation Structures.

Bottom Outlets.

Intake Structures.

Reservoir Sedimentation.

Impulse Waves from Shore Instabilities.

Dambreak Waves.

Indexes.

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