Numerical solution of flood prediction and river regulation problems by Eugene Isaacson

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Statement(by) E. Isaacson, J.J. Stoker and A. Troesch. Report III.
ContributionsStoker, J. J., III, A. Troesch. Report
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Pagination70 p.
Number of Pages70
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avg rating — 0 ratings. Want to Read saving /5. unsteady flow, shallow water equations, implicit scheme, hyperbolic equations. 1 INTRODUCTION The accurate simulation and prediction of water depths and flows in the rivers and estuaries is of a vital concern in water resources engineering, specifically in the areas of flood warning, reservoir management and pollution : E.

Stepien, R. Brecher. Numerical solution of flood prediction and river regulation problems; report. (New York, New York University, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, ), by J.

Stoker, A. Troesch, Eugene Isaacson, and Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences (page images at HathiTrust). In Sectionwe showed that the unsteady flow in open channels is described by a set of hyperbolic partial differential equations.

These equations describe the conservation of mass and momentum in terms of the partial derivatives of dependent variables: flow velocity, V, and flow depth, r, for practical applications, we need to know the value of these variables instead of the.

The amount of water corresponding to a year flood, a year flood, or a 1,year flood is known as a "flood quantile". For instance, on a given river, the flood quantile corresponding to the year flood might be 10, cubic feet per second (cfs) and the flood quantile corresponding to the year flood might be 15, cfs.

The. Of these methods, the finite-difference methods have been utilized very extensively; details of some of these methods are outlined in this chapter. Either a conservation or nonconservation form of the governing equations may be used in some methods whereas only.

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