Testing the New Locks (part of "A Greater Wonder")
The recently completed third set of locks at the Panama Canal incorporates several civil components and hydraulic design features that are intended to reduce routine maintenance and conserve water. For...

Testing the New Locks (part of "A Greater Wonder")
The recently completed third set of locks at the Panama Canal incorporates several civil components and hydraulic design features that are intended to reduce routine maintenance and conserve water. For...

ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering
he ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering will serve as a medium for dissemination of research findings, best practices and concerns,...

Hydrologic and Hydraulic Design Methods
Computational methods for hydrologic analysis, hydraulic functions, and treatment capacity of permeable pavements vary depending on the complexity of the design and level of detail in...

'City Beach' Plan Would Bring Sand Dunes to Urban Waterfront

Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Partially Saturated Soils
Increased interest in protection of the environment has led to a need to be able to predict long-term movement of moisture, and contaminants, in the vicinity of shallow land disposal sites...

Estimation of Consolidation Properties of Clay from Field Observations
Analyses to obtain theoretical time-settlement curves for embankments typically make use of soil properties measured in the laboratory on small disturbed samples subject to strain rates...

Performance of Suction Caissons in Sand and Clay
The use of suction caissons (suction piles) in marine environments has been increasing in the last decade. A suction caisson is a steel pipe with an open bottom and a closed top that is...

NewsBriefs: Microscopic Device Designed to Remediates Massive Oil Spills (Discovery Channel)

Under the Surface: Fracking, Fortunes, and the Fate of the Marcellus Shale, By Tom Wilber. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2012

Smart Levees - Getting the Most out of Flood Barriers

NewsBriefs: Benefits of Fracking Will Not Come without Costs, Study Says (Environmental Business Journal)

Inspired by the movement of water in the nearby Bouregreg River, the design of a new theater for Rabat, the capital of Morocco, features sweeping curves that begin with the landscape architecture and continue to build throughout the structure...

Mitosis, the process of cell division, can help living organisms heal themselves. This potential inspired the design of the Suzhou Children's Hospital, which is planned for the delta region of China's Yangtze (Chang Jiang) River...

Seawalls, Seacliffs, Beachrock: What Beach Effects? Part 2

Longshore Transport of Sand and Beach Nourishment

3-D Hydraulic Model of Waves Generated by Displacements

Waimea River Mouth to Kekaha Beach, Kauai, Hawaii: Two Distinctive Natural Sands

Sand Bypassing at Santa Barbara, California

Dye-Vector Flow Visualization-Cooling Water Model

 

 

 

 

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