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DESIGNING A "SMART PEBBLE" FOR SEDIMENT TRANSPORT MONITORING
Author : MANOUSOS VALYRAKIS , EDGARS PAVLOVSKIS & ATHANASIOS ALEXAKIS
Sediment transport, due to primarily the action of water, wind and ice, is one of the most significant geomorphic processes responsible for shaping Earth?s surface. It involves entrainment of sediment grains in rivers and estuaries due to the violently fluctuating hydrodynamic forces near the bed. Here an instrumented particle, namely a ?smart pebble
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Category : 36th Congress - The Hague (2015) FULL PAPERS
Article : THEME 4- WATER ENGINEERING
Date Published : 19/04/2016
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