Mechanisms Controlling the Permeability of Clays
Coefficients of permeability, calculated using Terzaghi's theory of one-dimensional consolidation, are reported for smectite, illite, and kaolinite, in water, methyl and ethyl...

Design of Urban Stormwater Controls
Fully updated to address the paradigm shift in the way stormwater is viewed and managed, Design of Urban Stormwater Controls focuses on consolidating technologies to foster a convergence...

Investigation of Flood Protection from Alluvial Fan Flows and Minimizing Impacts to a Sensitive Habitat Preserve: Whitewater River Basin, Coachella Valley, California
The study describes and evaluates (1) the baseline conditions to hydrology, hydraulics, wind transport of sand, sediment transport by fluvial process, the environment, economics, and (2)...

Design Considerations for the North Railroad Alluvial Fan Levee System in Boulder City, Nevada
This paper presents a drainage study for a flood control levee system in Boulder City, Nevada. This levee system is located below an alluvial fan watershed and was proposed to protect...

A GIS Model for Assessing the Impact of Increased Channel Discharges on Hydraulic Geometry
A GIS model is being developed that can be used to assess the impact of increased channel discharges on the hydraulic geometry of streams in the Powder River (structural) Basin in northeast...

Adaptive Management for Atchafalaya Basin, LA Water Management Units
The Buffalo Cove Water Management Unit is a pilot unit in the Atchafalaya Basin that has been implemented as part of the Atchafalaya Basin Floodway System project. The pilot unit goals...

Tunneling beneath Cairo
The second phase of the Greater Cairo Metro system in Egypt included many geotechnical challenges. Thirteen kilometers of the 19-km heavy rail line were constructed underground within...

Effects of Bed Coarsening on Sediment Transport

Supply of Large Woody Debris in a Stream Channel

Supply of Large Woody Debris in a Channel Network

Relationship Between Scour Depth and Bend Radius of Curvature on the Red River

Relation of Channel Stability to Scour at Highway Bridges Over Waterways in Maryland

Reliability of Bridge Foundations in Unstable Alluvial Channels

Utilizing Geomorphic Analogs for Design of Natural Stream Channels

Alluvial Fan Dynamics-Hazards to Highways

Experiments on Flow Upstream of a Cylinder

Bridge Abutment Scour in Compound-Shaped River Channels

Bridge Abutment Scour in Compound Channels

The Fallacy of Local Abutment Scour Equations

BRI-STARS Model for Alluvial River Simulation

 

 

 

 

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