Shapes for Appurtenances in Stilling Basins

by Narayana N. Pillai,
T. E. Unny,


Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1964, Vol. 90, Issue 3, Pg. 1-21


Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract:

Baffle pier experiments in hydraulic jump type of stilling basins indicate that wedge-shaped blocks with a vertex angle of 120○ dissipate more energy in a shorter length than rectangular blocks. The wedge blocks with the downstream portion cut-back at an angle of 90○ are expected to be free from cavitation.



Subject Headings: Stilling basins | Cavitation | Wedges | Hydraulic jump | Baffles (hydraulic) | Energy dissipation | Piers | Rivers and streams

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