136 Hydrodynamic Considerations
Part 12. Open-Channel Flow
Published Online: 15 APR 2006
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Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences
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Graf, W. H. and Altinakar, M. S. 2006. Hydrodynamic Considerations. Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences. 12:136.
- Published Online: 15 APR 2006
The equations of continuity and of energy are developed for the general case. Subsequently, the specific energy, a concept useful for the understanding of different problems, is introduced.
- open-channel flow;
- equation of continuity;
- equation of energy;
- specific energy