Coastal Engineeringby Billy L. Edge, (editor), (M.ASCE), Edge and Co., Inc., 901 Plantation Lane, Mt. Pleasant, SC,
American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-687-4 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-687-3 (ISBN-10), 1989, Soft Cover, Pg. 3040
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Conference information: 21st International Conference on Coastal Engineering | Costa del Sol-Malaga, Spain | June 20-25, 1988
Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.
Document Type: Book - Proceedings
Abstract: This book contains over 220 papers presented at the 21st International Conference on Coastal Engineering. The book is divided into six parts: theoretical and observed wave characteristics; coastal processes and sediment transport; coastal structures and related problems; coastal, estuarine and environmental problems; case studies; and ship motions. The individual papers include such topics as the effects of wind, waves, storms and currents, erosion, sedimentation, and beach nourishment. Special emphasis is given to case studies of completed engineering projects. With the inclusion of both the theoretical and the practical, these papers provide the civil engineer with a broad range of information on coastal engineering.
Subject Headings: Coastal environment | Coastal processes | Ocean waves | Case studies | Sediment transport | Wind waves | Ship motion |
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