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KEM C KADAVY
Hydraulic Engineering Research
Agricultural Engineer

Phone: (405) 624-4135 ext. 236
Fax: (405) 624-4136
1301 N WESTERN RD
STILLWATER, OK, 74075-2714


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Discussion of "Aeration, flow instabilities, and residual energy on pooled stepped spillways of embankment dams" by Stephen Felder and Hubert Chanson - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-May-14)
Flow depth and energy coefficient relatiohnships for stepped spillways - (Proceedings) - (13-Apr-14)
Stepping up research efforts Reprint Icon - (Trade Journal)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2014. Stepping up research efforts. International Water Power & Dam Construction. 66(1):20-22. http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/39cf5a26#/39cf5a26/3.
New flow depth relationships for embankment dam stepped spillway design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Hanson, G.J. 2013. New flow depth relationships for embankment dam stepped spillway design. Dam Engineering. XXIV(1):53-70.
A step in the right direction: new flow depth relationships for stepped spillway design - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Hanson, G.J. 2012. A step in the right direction: new flow depth relationships for stepped spillway design. In: Dam Safety 2012. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 16-20, 2012, Denver, CO. CDROM.
Inception point for embankment dam stepped spillways Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2013. Inception point for embankment dam stepped spillways. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 139(1):60-64.
Closure to "Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways" by Sherry L. Hunt and Kem C. Kadavy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2012. Closure to "Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways" by Sherry L. Hunt and Kem C. Kadavy. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 138(11):1004-1005.
Converging stepped spillways: Simplified momentum analysis approach Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S.L., Temple, D.M., Abt, S.R., Kadavy, K.C., Hanson, G.J. 2012. Converging stepped spillways: Simplified momentum analysis approach. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 138(9):796-802.
One step at a time: Developing design criteria for stepped spillways - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2011. One step at a time: Developing design criteria for stepped spillways. In: Dam Safety 2011. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 25-29, 2011, Washington, DC. CDROM.
Physical modeling of stepped spillways - (Other) - (10-Aug-11)
Inception point - key parameter in stepped spillway design - (Abstract Only)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2011. Inception point - key parameter in stepped spillway design [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the ASCE EWRI 2011 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress, May 22-26, 2011, Palm Springs, CA. CDROM.
Inception point relationship development for stepped spillways - (Abstract Only)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2011. Inception point relationship development for stepped spillways [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the ASCE EWRI 2011 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress, May 22-26, 2011, Palm Springs, CA. CDROM.
Large-scale stepped spillway testing - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2010. Large-scale stepped spillway testing. In: Dam Safety 2010. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 19-23, 2010, Seattle, WA. (CDROM).
Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2011. Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 137(2):262-266.
Energy dissipation on flat-sloped stepped spillways: Part 1. Upstream of the inception point Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2010. Energy dissipation on flat-sloped stepped spillways: Part 1. Upstream of the inception point. Transactions of the ASABE. 53(1):103-109.
Energy dissipation on flat-sloped stepped spillways: Part 2. Downstream of the inception point Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2010. Energy dissipation on flat-sloped stepped spillways: Part 2. Downstream of the inception point. Transactions of the ASABE. 53(1):111-118.
Energy dissipation for flat-sloped stepped spillways using new inception point relationship - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2009. Energy dissipation for flat-sloped stepped spillways using new inception point relationship. In: Dam Safety 2009. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 27-Oct. 2, 2009, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (CDROM).
Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2009. Inception point relationship for flat-sloped stepped spillways. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE) Meeting. June 21 - 24, 2009, Reno, Nevada. Paper No. 096571.
The effect of step height on energy dissipation in stepped spillways - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2009. The effect of step height on energy dissipation in stepped spillways. In: Proceedings of the ASCE EWRI 2009 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress, May 17-21, 2009, Kansas City, MO. p. 3061-3071. CDROM.
Energy dissipation on a 4(H):1(V) stepped spillway - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. Energy dissipation on a 4(H):1(V) stepped spillway. In: Dam Safety 2008. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 7-11, 2008, Indian Wells, CA. CDROM.
Velocities and energy dissipation on a flat-sloped stepped spillway - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2008. Velocities and energy dissipation on a flat-sloped stepped spillway. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). June 29 - July 2, 2008, Providence, Rhode Island. Paper No. 084151.
RCC stepped spillways for Renwick Dam - a partnership in research and design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Reep, D., Kadavy, K.C. 2008. RCC stepped spillways for renwick dam - a partnership in research and design. Dam Safety Journal. 6(2):32-40.
Research provides design options for stepped RCC spillway - (Popular Publication)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2008. Research provides design options for stepped RCC spillway. Hydro Review. p. 81.
Research and design of Renwick Dam stepped spillway - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2008. Research and design of Renwick Dam stepped spillway. In: Proceedings of the ASCE EWRI 2008 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, May 12-15, 2008, Honolulu, HI. 2008 CDROM.
Renwick Dam RCC stepped spillway research - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. Renwick Dam RCC stepped spillway research. In: Dam Safety 2007. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 9-13, 2007, Austin, Texas. 2007 CDROM.
Physical model study of a RCC stepped spillway for Renwick Dam, North Dakota Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2007. Physical model study of a RCC stepped spillway for Renwick Dam, North Dakota. In: ASABE Annual International Meeting, June 17-20, 2007, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Paper No. 072155. 2007. CD-ROM.
Impact of converging chute walls for Roller Compacted Concrete stepped spillways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C., Abt, S.R., Temple, D.M. 2008. Impact of converging chute walls for Roller Compacted Concrete stepped spillways. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 134(7):1000-1003.
Physical Model Study of a Proposed Converging Rcc Stepped Spillway for Big Haynes Creek Watershed Site H-3 in Gwinnett County, Georgia - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Temple, D.M. 2006. Physical model study of a proposed converging RCC stepped spillway for Big Haynes Creek Watershed Site H-3 in Gwinnett County, Georgia. In: Dam Safety 2006. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 10-14, 2006, Boston, Massachusetts. 2006 CDROM.
Physical Model Study of a Proposed Converging Rcc Stepped Spillway - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2006. Physical model study of a proposed converging RCC stepped spillway. In: ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 9-14, 2006, Portland, Oregon. Paper No. 06-2171. 2006 CDROM.
Converging Rcc Stepped Spillways - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Temple, D.M. 2006. Converging RCC stepped spillways. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, May 21-25, 2006, Omaha, Nebraska. 2006 CDROM.
Embankment Overtopping and Rcc Stepped Spillway Research - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D.M., Kadavy, K.C. 2005. Embankment overtopping and RCC stepped spillway research. In: American Society of Agricultural Engineers Annual International Meeting, July 17-20, 2005, Tampa, Florida. Paper No. 05-2204. 2005 CDROM.
Impact of Converging Chute Walls for Rcc Stepped Spillways - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C., Abt, S.R., Temple, D.M. 2005. Impact of converging chute walls for RCC stepped spillways. In: Walton, R., editor. Proceedings of the World Water and Environmental Resources Congress, May 15-19, 2005, Anchorage, Alaska. American Society of Civil Engineers. 12 p. Available: http://www.ascelibrary.org/ascecp.
Breach Widening Observations from Earthen Embankment Tests - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S., Hanson, G.J., Cook, K.R., Kadavy, K.C. 2005. Breach widening observations from earthen embankment tests. Transactions of the American Society of Agricultural Enginers. 48(3):1115-1120.
Breach Widening Observations from Earthen Embankment Tests - (Proceedings)
Britton, S.L., Hanson, G.J., Cook, K.R., Kadavy, K.C. 2004. Breach widening observations from earthen embankment tests. In: American Society of Agricultural Engineers/Canadian Society for Engineering Annual International Meeting, August 1-4, 2004, Ottawa, Canada. Paper No. 04-2080. 2004 CDROM.
Old Models - New Applications - (Proceedings)
Welle, P.I., Kadavy, K.C. 2003. Old models - new applications. In: Dam Safety 2003. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials, September 2003, Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2003 CDROM.
Pressure Forces in a Fractured Matrix - (Proceedings)
Robinson, K.M., Kadavy, K.C. 2001. Pressure forces in a fractured matrix. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meetings Paper No. 012081.
Model Study of a Riffle-Pool Rock Chute - (Proceedings)
Robinson, K.M., Mueller, J.W., Kadavy, K.C. 2001. Model study of a riffle-pool rock chute. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meetings Paper No. 012079. 23 p.
Erosion of Fractured Materials - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Robinson, K.M., Hanson, G.J., Cook, K.R., Kadavy, K.C. 2001. Erosion of fractured materials. Transactions of the ASAE. 44(4):819-823.
Image-Based Riprap Size Determination - (Proceedings) - (09-Jul-00)
Silt Fence Performance Testing - (Proceedings) - (09-Jul-00)
The Influence of Weathering on Headcut Erosion - (Proceedings)
Robinson, K.M., Bennett, S.J., Hanson, G.J., Kadavy, K.C. 2000. The influence of weathering on headcut erosion. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meetings. Paper #002066. 10 p.
Characteristics of Actively Eroding Ephemeral Gullies in An Experimental Channel - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-00)
Characteristics of Actively Eroding Ephemeral Gullies in An Experimental Channel - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-00)
Hydraulic Modeling of a Low-Drop Grade Control Structure - (Proceedings) - (08-Aug-99)
Franklin County Lake Principal Spillway, Mississippi - Physical Model Studyresults - (Popular Publication) - (22-Jul-99)
Erosion of Fractured Materials - (Popular Publication)
Robinson, K.M., Hanson, G.J., Cook, K.R., Kadavy, K.C. 1999. Erosion of fractured materials. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meetings Papers No. 99-2038.
Energy Losses on a Roller Compacted Concrete Stepped Spillway - (Proceedings) - (03-Aug-98)
Rock Chutes on Slopes Between 2 and 40% - (Proceedings) - (01-Aug-98)
Low-Drop Grade-Control Structure - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Jun-98)
Design of Rock Chutes - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Mar-98)
Roughness of Loose Rock Riprap on Steep Slopes - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Feb-98)
Low-Drop Grade-Control Structure (Add Acc Date; Correct Spelling Title) - (Popular Publication) - (01-Jan-98)
Rock Chute Outlet Stability (Revise Journal; Add Acceptance Date) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Dec-97)
Hydraulic Model Study of a Roller Compacted Concrete Stepped Spillway with Converging Chute Walls - (Proceedings) - (07-Sep-97)
Design of Rock Chutes - (Proceedings) - (14-Aug-97)
Rock Chutes for Grade Control - (Proceedings) - (23-May-97)
Physical Model Study of the Cedar Run Site 6 Spillway, Fauquier County, Virginia - (Proceedings) - (21-May-97)
Physical Model Study of the Proposed Spillway for Cedar Run Site 6, Fauquier County, Virginia (Change Title and Add Accept. Date) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Jan-97)
Rock Riprap for Grade Control - (Proceedings) - (22-Jun-96)
Stability of Rock Chutes - (Proceedings) - (14-Aug-95)
Riprap Design for Pipe Spillways at -1.0 - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-95)
Last Modified: 7/28/2014