Model Study of a Hydraulic Breakwater Over a Reef

by C.M. Snyder,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 1, Pg. 41-68

Document Type: Journal Paper


Experimental results of model tests of combination hydraulic breakwater and submerged breakwater are given; several sizes of reefs were used in combination with series of hydraulic jet discharges; experimental relationships among reef size, jet discharge and wave characteristics are presented in graphical form.

Subject Headings: Hydraulic models | Breakwaters | Reefs and sills | Water discharge | Submerging | Graphic methods

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