American Society of Civil Engineers


Coastal Engineering (1978)


by ASCE
Sponsored by ASCE Coastal Engineering Research Council; ASCE Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division; Ministry for Research and Technology of the Federal Republic of Germany; Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg; Association for Port and Coastal Engineering; and International Association of the Physical Sciences of the Oceans
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-87262-190-9 / 0-87262-190-1, 1978, 3060 pp., 3 vol.     (Barcode: RMI MK31510, DQA 1370908)

Conference information: 16th International Conference on Coastal Engineering; August 27-September 3, 1978, Hamburg, Germany

ASCE sponsor: Coast, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: Proceedings of the Sixteenth Conference on Coastal Engineering, held in Hamburg, Germany, August 27-September 3, 1978. Sponsored by Coastal Engineering Research Council and Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division of ASCE. This collection contains three volumes and 185 papers. Topics include: theoretical and observed wave characteristics; coastal sediment problems; coastal structures and related problems; and coastal, estuarine, and environmental problems. These papers will be useful to researchers, engineers, and government officials interested in coastal engineering and coastal management.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Beach erosion
Breakwaters
Coastal engineering
Coastal environment
Coastal structures
Dunes
Environmental issues
Erosion
Harbors
Inlets (waterway)
Sand (hydraulic)
Sediment transport
Shore protection
Shoreline changes
Tidal currents
Waves