Stability Aspects of Flow in Open Channels

by F.F. Escoffier,
M.B. Boyd,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 6, Pg. 145-166

Document Type: Journal Paper


Graphical solutions for uniform open channel flow problems are developed using Manning formula; charts derived for design of rectangular, trapezoidal, and circular channels; analytical procedure for defining several types of open channel flow in which criteria for tranquil, rapid, and pulsating flows are combined in single chart.

Subject Headings: Open channel flow | Flow visualization | Channel stabilization | Graphic methods | Uniform flow | Hydraulic design | Trapezoidal channels

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