Mathematical Modeling of Cohesive Sediment Settling and Consolidation

  1. Ashish J. Mehta
  1. Erik A. Toorman and
  2. Jean E. Berlamont

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/CE042p0167

Nearshore and Estuarine Cohesive Sediment Transport

Nearshore and Estuarine Cohesive Sediment Transport

How to Cite

Toorman, E. A. and Berlamont, J. E. (1993) Mathematical Modeling of Cohesive Sediment Settling and Consolidation, in Nearshore and Estuarine Cohesive Sediment Transport (ed A. J. Mehta), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/CE042p0167

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902562

Online ISBN: 9781118665015

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Keywords:

  • Estuarine sediments—Congresses;
  • Marine sediments—Congresses;
  • Sediment transport—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hindered Settling and Consolidation

  • Settling Rate Equation

  • Effective Stress

  • Mixtures of Sand and Clay

  • Numerical Modeling

  • Experimental and Numerical Results

  • Discussion and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments