Water Engineering

Maximum Shear-Stress Method for Stable Channel Design

Author(s) Narendra Patel; Amin Mohebbi, M.ASCE; Chyan-Deng Jan, F.ASCE; and Junke Guo, M.ASCE   Abstract Stable channel design is important for conveying water among stakeholders in a safe and cost-effective manner. The current design methods include the regime...

Hydraulics of Seepage from Trapezoidal Channels

Author(s) Rajesh Kumar Mahato and Subhasish Dey, M.ASCE   Abstract A tractable analytical solution for steady-state two-dimensional seepage from a trapezoidal channel in a homogeneous, isotropic porous medium of considerable depth is presented. The analysis is...

Neural Network Prediction of Alluvial Stream Bedforms

Author(s) David C. Froehlich, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE   Abstract Substantial laboratory, field, and theoretical studies have been carried out by many to understand alluvial stream bedform origin, their shapes, equilibrium with the flow, and their depositional...