Numerical Methods Used to Model Unsteady Canal Flow

by T. Strelkoff,
H. T. Falvey,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Irrigation and Drainage


Investigating the response characteristics of irrigation waer supply and distribution systems is essential if a good design is to be developed. Numerical simulation techniques have been developed to study the behavior of such systems. A critical review of numerical methods used to model unsteady flow canals is presented. This is complemented by practical considerations and an indication of potential problems.

Subject Headings: Numerical methods | Hydraulic models | Numerical models | Canals | Unsteady flow | Numerical analysis | Mathematics | Mathematical models

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