Coastal Parallel Canals with Intermediate Drains

by Srisakdi Charmonman,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1967, Vol. 93, Issue 1, Pg. 13-27

Document Type: Journal Paper

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An investigation is made of the use of a system of parallel fresh-water canals with intermediate drains to reclaim coastal land. The mathematical model of the problem is solved by numerical methods performed on a Burroughs B 5000 electronic computer. The effect of the variation of the ratio of the piezometric head of the canals and that of the drains on land-water ratio and on the interface is plotted to facilitate the application of the theoretical results to practical problems.

Subject Headings: Drainage | Canals | Coastal environment | Numerical methods | Computer models | Land reclamation | Fresh water | Drainage systems

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