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Environmental Hydraulics: Proceedings of the 6th by George C. Christodoulou (ed.), Anastasios I. Stamou (ed.)

By George C. Christodoulou (ed.), Anastasios I. Stamou (ed.)

Over the past 20 years environmental hydraulics as an instructional self-discipline has accelerated significantly, attributable to growing to be matters over water environmental concerns linked to pollutants and water stability difficulties on nearby and international scale. those matters require an intensive figuring out of tactics with regards to environmental flows and delivery phenomena, and the improvement of recent methods for sensible strategies.

Environmental Hydraulics comprises approximately two hundred contributions from 35 international locations provided on the sixth foreign Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics (Athens, Greece, 23-25 June 2010). They disguise the cutting-edge on a large diversity of subject matters, including:
— basics elements of environmental fluid mechanics
— environmental hydraulics difficulties of inland, coastal and floor waters
— interfacial strategies; computational, experimental and box size techniques
— ecological elements, and
— results of world weather change.

Environmental Hydraulics could be of curiosity to researchers, civil/environmental engineers, engineers facing the layout and operation of environmental hydraulic works comparable to wastewater remedy and disposal, river and marine structures, and to teachers and graduate scholars in comparable fields.

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A) Schematic diagram of the Tai Hang Tung Storage Scheme (So: bed slope of Tai Hang Tung, Tat Chee Road, and Boundary Street inflow channels); (b) 50-year storm inflow hydrographs. During a storm event, part of the flood flow along the Tai Hang Tung Road and Tat Chee Road culverts is intercepted by a system of side-weirs (Fig. 1). The stormwater that overflows into the underground tank is temporarily stored; the flow diversion serves to attenuate the flood peaks and prevent downstream flooding.

5a), most of the inflows from THT flow through the system to downstream; relatively more flow spills over the dead end weir W3. 5b), due to the appearance of a recirculation at the entrance to W2, most of the overflows are from W1 and W3. For high flows, 33 Figure 6. Computed side weir overflow distribution for quasi-steady increase of THT inflow (inset: formation of recirculation at entry to W2 for when inflow reaches 18 m3 s−1 ). Table 2. Summary of measured and predicted side weir overflows for three design conditions.

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