Oscillations in Surge Tanksby Mohammad Akram Gill, (M.ASCE), Sr. Lect.; Ahmadu Bello Univ., Zaria, Nigeria,
Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1974, Vol. 100, Issue 10, Pg. 1369-1381
Document Type: Journal Paper
Oscillations in surge tanks are analyzed by an extended application of Prasil's formula. Surge tanks with expansion chambers and throttled surge tanks are also considered. Approximate solutions for determining maximum elevations of upsurges and downsurges in simple tanks and in the spilling surge tanks are obtained.
Subject Headings: Water tanks | Water storage | Oscillations
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