Formulas for Design of Rubble-Mound Breakwaters

by R. Svee,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 2, Pg. 11-22

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: New conception of mechanics of breakdown of breakwater's protection layer is presented; based on this conception, stability analysis leads to 2 formulas for breakwater protection; excellent agreement between new formulas and model tests noted.

Subject Headings: Breakwaters | Model tests | Agreements and treaties |

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