Here is the listing of Best reference books on River Mechanics and Control Structures.
|1. “Sediment Transport-Theory and Practice” by C. T. Yang
Book Review: The book is written taking into consideration various aspects such as engineering and consulting experience. The book provides in-depth information about sediment transport theory and its applications to solve various problems related to environment engineering and river engineering. The book also provides systematic analysis of transport theories and compares them keeping in mind the force and power approaches thereby providing detailed developments and techniques made in the field of research and engineering. There are numerous examples in the book which deal with the application of critical information on river sedimentation.
|2. “Open Channel Flow” by F. M. Henderson|
|3. “Fluvial Processes in River Engineering” by H. H. Chang
Book Review: This book provides in-depth information about the advancements in the fields of alluvial channel design, river morphology and mathematical simulation of river channel changes. It also provides detailed analysis of river morphology and the responses made to the environmental changes. This book is very useful for people working in the fields of flood control, bridge design, irrigation and waterways. The book also serves as a river sedimentation textbook for students. The book provides analytical and empirical methods for solving problems related to soil erosion, sedimentation, design of bridges and channels. Mathematical derivations are also provided for river channel simulation and river project design.
|4. “Sediment Transport Technology” by D. B. Simons and F. Senturk
Book Review: The book presents applicable knowledge of hydrology, hydraulics, geomorphology and various theories and concepts of sediment transport technology. The book also provides discussion on advantages and disadvantages of all the mathematical models that provide theoretical experience related information. The book also contains terminology, summary and problems for every chapter in the book. The book also provides empirical methods and solutions for issues related to sediment transport technology.
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