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Turbulence characteristics in curvilinear cross section mobile bed channel
Author : Anurag Sharma (1), Mahesh Patel (2) & Bimlesh Kumar (3)
Experimental investigations have been done to analyze turbulent flow in curved sand bed mobile channel. Measures of
turbulent statistics were analyzed for its impending effect on sediment transport. The friction factor and Taylor micro
scale has been found to decrease with respect to depth. The lower value of von Karman constant has been found for
mobile bed channel. Third order statistics, which shows the skewness and diffusion behavior, has been also analyzed for
mobile bed channel. Analysis of bursting events shows that sweep and ejection are the main events for sediment
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Chapter : IAHR World Congress Proceedings
Category : 36th Congress - The Hague (2015) ALL CONTENT
Article : Water engineering
Date Published : 18/08/2015
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