135 Open Channel Flow – Introduction
Part 12. Open-Channel Flow
Published Online: 15 APR 2006
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences
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Graf, W. H. and Altinakar, M. S. 2006. Open Channel Flow – Introduction. Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences. 12:135.
- Published Online: 15 APR 2006
The introduction begins with a presentation of the different types of channels as well as with the corresponding flow regimes. Subsequently, the notions of the distribution of velocity and of pressure are exposed.
- open channel flow;
- definitions: channels;
- flow in channels;
- distribution of velocity and of pressure