A Comparison of Accuracies of Steady Water Surface Profiles

by Robert G. Traver, Villanova Univ, Villanova, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Resources Planning and Management and Urban Water Resources


The author compares the effect of varying boundary conditions and cross sectional spacing on one dimensional steady water surface profiles. Six streams are modeled using both the 10 and 100 year storms. The results are examined for possible benefits to the practitioner.

Subject Headings: Comparative studies | Water surface profiles | Open channel flow | Boundary conditions | Rivers and streams | Storms | One-dimensional flow | Flow profiles

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article


Return to search