Affiliations and Expertise
Delft Hydraulics & Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
05 Jun 2002
240 X 165
FINE SEDIMENT DYNAMICS IN THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT, 1st EditionIn memory of Ray B. Krone. Preface. Prediction of cohesive sediment transport modelling and bed dynamics in estuaries and coastal zones with integrated numerical simulation models (J.E. Berlamont). 1. COSINUS tasks A through D summaries. Interaction of suspended cohesive sediment and turbulence (E.A. Toorman et al.). Flocculation and settling velocity of fine sediment (J.C. Winterwerp et al.). Dynamics of Concentrated Benthic Suspension Layers (J.C. Winterwerp et al.). Measurement and modelling of the properties of cohesive sediment deposits (M.P. Dearnaley et al.). Numerical simulation of cohesive transport: intercomparison of several numerical models (D. Violea et al.). 2. High-concentrated mud suspensions. Tidal asymmetry and variability of bed shear stress and sediment bed flux at a site in San Francisco Bay, USA (M.L. Brennan et al.). Physical modelling of entrainment by a Concentrated Benthic Suspension (A.W. Bruens et al.). Interfacial instabilities at the lutocline in the Jiaojiang estuary, China (J. Jiang, A.H. Mehta). CBS layers in a diffusive turbulence grid oscillation experiment (M. Mory et al.). Modelling of turbulent flow with suspended cohesive sediment (E.A. Toorman). Scaling parameters for High-Concentrated Mud Suspensions in tidal flow (J.C. Winterwerp). 3. Flocculation and settling velocity. Direct observation of the formation and break-up of aggregates in an annular flume using laser reflectance particle sizing (A.J. Bale et al.). The turbidity maximum in a mesotidal estuary, the Tamar Estuary, UK: I. Dynamics of suspended sediment (K.R. Dyer et al.). The turbidity maximum in a mesotidal estuary, the Tamar Estuary, UK: II. The floc properties (K.R. Dyer et al.). A comparison of floc properties observed during neap and spring tidal conditions (A.J. Manning, K.R. Dyer). Particle size distribution in an estuarine turbidity maximum region (S.B. Mitchell, J.R. West). On the geometry of cohesive settling flocs (P.D. Scarlatos, H.-S. Kim). Comparison of flocculation models for applied sediment transport modelling (J.R. Spearman, W. Roberts). In situ measurements of settling velocity and particle size distribution with the LISST-ST (M. van Wijngaarden, J.R. Roberti). 4. Processes in and on the bed: consolidation and erosion. On the erodibility of fine-grained sediments in an infilling freshwater system (T.J. Anderson et al.). Gas bubble nucleation and growth in cohesive sediments (W.G.M. van Kesteren, T. van Kessel). Erosion properties of mud beds deposited in laboratory settling columns (D.G. Lintern et al.). Strength modelling of consolidating mud beds (L.M. Merckelbach et al.). Description of vertical exchange processes in numerical mud transport modelling (O. Peterson, H.J. Vested). Simulation of biogenic sediment stabilisation by heterotrophic bacteria in an annular flume (J. Prochnow et al.). The influence of an extracellular polymeric substance (EPS) on cohesive sediment stability (T.J. Tolhurst). 5. Field observations on mud dynamics and instrumentation. The seasonal dynamics of benthic (micro) organisms and extracellular carbohydrates in an intertidal mudflat and their effect on the concentration of suspended sediment (E.M.G.T. de Deckere et al.). Interaction of submerged vegetation, hydrodynamics and tubidity; analysis of field and laboratory studies (E.J. Houwing et al.). Sedimentation in a coastal mangrove system, Red River Delta, Vietnam (B.M. Janssen-Stelder et al.). A preliminary study on using acoustic waves to measure high resolution marine sediment bed structure (J.P.Y. Maa, D.-Y. Lee). An unusual turbidity maximum (B.W. Nelson). Near bed sediment transport in the Itajaí-açu River estuary, southern Brazil (C.A.F. Schettini). Field study and modelling on the characteristics of bed mud formation processes at the Rokkaku River (R. Watanabe et al.). 6. Numerical modelling. Numerical simulation of cohesive sediment transport in the Loire estuary with a three-dimensional model including new parameterisations (C. Cheviet et al.). 3D application of the continuous modelling concept to mud slides in open seas (P. Le Hir, F. Cayocca). The influence of fresh water distribution on SPM transport in the Dutch coastal zone (J.M. de Kok). A process-based sand-mud model (M. van Ledden). 3-D numerical modelling of mud and radionuclide transport in the Chernobyl Cooling Pond and Dnieper - Boog Estuary (N. Margvelashvili et al.). Episodic transport of organic-rich sediments in a microtidal estuarine system (F.G. Marván et al.). An adaptive finite element solution for cohesive sediment transport (D.A. Mayne et al.). Numerical modelling of mud transport processes in the Tamar Estuary (O. Petersen et al.). Dynamics of the turbidity maximum in the Changjiang Estuary, China (Z. Shi). Numerical assessment of source and sink terms for cohesive sediments (C. Schweim et al.). Modeling the sediment concentration profiles at the Amazon Shelf (S.B. Vinzon et al.). Contributing authors.