THREE-DIMENSIONAL NUMERICAL MODELING OF SEDIMENT TRANSPORT NEAR COASTAL INLETS

  • Weiming Wu

Abstract

Simulation of the hydro- and morphodynamic processes near coastal inlets is important but challenging, due to multiple interacting forces (waves, wind, tides, river flows, density currents, etc.) on a wide range of spatial and temporal scales. A number of 2-D models have been used in the past, but recently 3-D models have gained more and more attentions because better accuracy and reliability are desired. A 3-D model has been developed in this study to simulate the complex flow, sediment transport and bed change near coastal inlets.

References

Lin, Demirbilek, Mase, Zheng, Yamada (2008): CMS-Wave: a nearshore spectral wave processes model for coastal inlets and navigation projects. Technical Report ERDC/CHL TR-08-13. U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, Vicksburg, Mississippi.

Wu, Lin (2015): A 3-D implicit finite-volume model of shallow water flows, Advances in Water Resources, vol. 83, pp. 263-276,

Published
2018-12-30
How to Cite
Wu, W. (2018). THREE-DIMENSIONAL NUMERICAL MODELING OF SEDIMENT TRANSPORT NEAR COASTAL INLETS. Coastal Engineering Proceedings, 1(36), sediment.32. https://doi.org/10.9753/icce.v36.sediment.32

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