Essays about: "longshore sediment transport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words longshore sediment transport.

  1. 1. Coastal erosion in the region of Thu Bon River mouth, Vietnam

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Eric Asplund; Hanna Malmström; [2018]
    Keywords : Coastal erosion; Cua Dai Beach; longshore sediment transport; EBED; Cascade; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Coastal erosion has increased worldwide during the last decades, mostly due to human activities. Vietnam is not spared, where many places within the country suffer from beach erosion. This report focuses on the region around Thu Bon river mouth in the central part of Vietnam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sediment transport and bathymetric change at Hornafjörður tidal inlet - Field data analysis and mathematical modeling

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Clemens Klante; [2018]
    Keywords : Coastal Inlet; Hornafjörður; Morphology; TELEMAC; ebb shoal; mathematical modeling; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Commercial fishing makes the coastal inlet in Hornafjörður to an important navigational link for the port of Höfn in southeast Iceland. Low water depth caused through sediment accumulation along the ebb shoal generates navigational problems and the phenomenon of glacial rebound seems to intensify this problem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Siltation Problems at the Landeyjahöfn Harbour, Iceland : Governing Processes and Coastal Evolution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Peter Pantzar; Samuel Brudefors; [2016]
    Keywords : Longshore Sediment Transport; Coastal Evolution; Landeyjahöfn; Siltation; Bar Evolution; EBED; Qtrans; Cascade; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Landeyjahöfn Harbour, located on the south coast of Iceland, has since its opening in 2010 been suffering from siltation problems. Sediment deposited in the harbour entrance, preventing the ferry to run at full capacity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Coastal Evolution at Nha Trang Bay, Vietnam

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Anna Dahlström; Susanna Böös; [2015]
    Keywords : Nha Trang; coastal evolution; longshore sediment transport; EBED; GENESIS; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Over the past years the southern beach of Nha Trang, located in the south central of Vietnam, has started to indicate signs of erosion in the northern part. As the beach plays an important role for this touristic hotspot, the fear that the erosion will become severe has been raised. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sediment transport and coastal evolution at Thuan An Inlet, Vietnam

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Eva-Lena Eriksson; Madeleine Hjertstrand Persson; [2014]
    Keywords : Thuan An; Hoa Duan; Tam Giang-Cau Hai lagoon system; lagoon; inlet; groin; longshore sediment transport; Thua Thien-Hue province; GENESIS; Huong River; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Tam Giang-Cau Hai lagoon is located outside of Hue in central Vietnam. Southeast of Thuan An inlet, one of the two inlets of the lagoon, a groin was constructed in 2008 as a measure to reduce the sediment transport to prevent the inlet from closing. READ MORE