6. Testing Finite Element Plume Models Using Examples with Analytical Solutions

  1. D.C.L. Lam,
  2. C. R. Murthy and
  3. R. B. Simpson
  1. D.C.L. Lam,
  2. C. R. Murthy and
  3. R. B. Simpson

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118663561.ch6

Effluent Transport and Diffusion Models for the Coastal Zone

Effluent Transport and Diffusion Models for the Coastal Zone

How to Cite

Lam, D.C.L., Murthy, C. R. and Simpson, R. B. (2013) Testing Finite Element Plume Models Using Examples with Analytical Solutions, in Effluent Transport and Diffusion Models for the Coastal Zone, Springer-Verlag, New York Inc.. doi: 10.1002/9781118663561.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780387909288

Online ISBN: 9781118663561

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Keywords:

  • Circular plume model;
  • Finite element plume models;
  • Mesh orientation and configuration;
  • Numerical vs. physical diffusion plume model;
  • Straight plume

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Straight Plume Case; Numerical vs. Physical Diffusion

  • A Test on Convergence of Iteration Scheme

  • Skewed Plume Case: A Test on Mesh Orientation and Configuration

  • Circular Plume; The Choice of Basis Functions and Refinement of Meshes