Resistance of Cylindrical Piers in Open-Channel Flow

by Tsuying Hsieh,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1964, Vol. 90, Issue 1, Pg. 161-173

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: An experimental investigation of the variation of the resistance coefficient of cylindrical piers in a rectangular channel was conducted. The resistance coefficient was determined as a function of the Froude number, of the relative depth of the oncoming flow, and of the relative spacing of the piers.

Subject Headings: Flow resistance | Load and resistance factor design | Piers | Froude number | Spacing | Open channels | Open channel flow

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