Arrangement of Groins on a Sandy Beach

by S. Nagai,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1956, Vol. 82, Issue 4, Pg. 1-13

Document Type: Journal Paper


Relation of length, space, and orientation of groins with respect to shoreline, direction of wave propagation, and breaking point of breakers; relationship between wave steepness and sand transport, and results of experiments concerning special types of groins.

Subject Headings: Groins (structure) | Beaches | Breaking waves | Sand waves | Wave propagation | Sand (hydraulic) | Aerospace engineering | Shoreline | Sandy soils

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