Wave Run-Up On Roughened And Permeable Slopes

by Rudolph P. Savage,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1959, Vol. 124, Issue 1, Pg. 852-870

Document Type: Journal Paper


Laboratory tests determining run-up on various beach slopes as result of wave action are described; curves relating run-up to wave steepness, slope roughness, and slope permeability are presented; test facilities and procedure detailed.

Subject Headings: Wave runup | Permeability (soil) | Slopes | Laboratory tests | Beaches | Wave action | Curvature

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