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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Development of Safe, Efficient Engineering Measures for Design, Analysis, and Rehabilitation of Hydraulic Structures and Channels

Location: Hydraulic Engineering Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Simplistic design methods for moderate-sloped stepped chutes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Hanson, G.J. 2014. Simplistic design methods for moderate-sloped stepped chutes. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 140(12):04014062-1-15.
Step by step: Design procedures for stepped chutes - (Proceedings)
Hunt, S., Kadavy, K.C. 2014. Step by step: Design procedures for stepped chutes. In: Dam Safety 2014. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 21-25, 2014, San Diego, CA. CDROM.
Webinar: Stepped chute design for embankment dams - (Other)
Hunt, S.L. 2014. Webinar: Stepped chute design for embankment dams. In: State Dam Safety Officials Association Archives and CD-ROM, July 8, 2014. Webinar. http://www.damsafety.org/resources/bibliography/?p=0102393e-7e29-4e01-b778-b0c750418f26&db=ASDSO&rec=5923.
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)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C. 2014. Flow depth and energy coefficient relatiohnships for stepped spillways. In: Hubert Chanson and Luke Toombes, Hydraulic structures and society - Engineering challenges and extremes. 5th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures, June 25-27, 2014, Brisbane, Australia. p. 1-9.
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.
When air really matters: Flow depth relationships for stepped spillways - (Abstract Only)
Hunt, S.L., Kadavy, K.C., Hanson, G.J. 2013. When air really matters: Flow depth relationships for stepped spillways. In: Dam Safety 2013. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 8-12, 2013, Providence, RI. CDROM.
WinDAM C earthern embankment internal erosion analysis software - (Proceedings)
Visser, K.K., Tejral, R.D., Neilsen, M.L. 2013. WinDAM C earthern embankment internal erosion analysis software. In: Dam Safety 2013. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 8-12, 2013, Providence, RI. CDROM.
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 mechanistic detachment rate model to predict soil erodibility due to fluvial and seepage forces - (Proceedings)
Al-Madhhachi, A.T., Fox, G.A., Hanson, G.J. 2013. A mechanistic detachment rate model to predict soil erodibility due to fluvial and seepage forces. In: Proceedings of the ASCE EWRI 2013 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress, May 19-23, 2013, Cincinnati, OH. p. 1608-1618. CDROM.
Deriving parameters of a fundamental detachment model for cohesive soils from flume and jet erosion tests - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Al-Madhhachi, A., Hanson, G.J., Fox, G.A., Tyagi, A.K., Bulut, R. 2013. Deriving parameters of a fundamental detachment model for cohesive soils from flume and jet erosion tests. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):489-504.
Earthen embankment overtopping analysis using the WinDAM B software - (Proceedings)
Visser, K., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D.M., Tejral, R.D., Neilsen, M. 2013. Earthen embankment overtopping analysis using the WinDAM B software. In: National Dam Safety Technical Seminar #20: Overtopping Protection for Dams, February 20-21, 2013, Emmitsburg, MD. 11 p.
Relationship between the erosion properties of soils and other parameters - (Book / Chapter)
Fell, R., Hanson, G.J., Herrier, G., Marot, D., Wahl, T. 2013. Relationship between the erosion properties of soils and other parameters. In: Bonelli, S., editor. Erosion in Geomechanics Applied to Dams and Levees, Chapter 5. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., and ISTE Ltd. p.343-381.
Evaluation and development of physically-based embankment breach models - (Book / Chapter)
Morris, M.W., Hassan, M.A., Wahl, T.L., Tejral, R.D., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D.M. 2012. Evaluation and development of physically-based embankment breach models. In: Klijn, F., and Schweckendiek, T., editors. Comprehensive Flood Risk Management: Research for Policy and Practice, Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. p. 90-92.
Earthern embankment overtopping analysis using the WinDAM B software - (Proceedings)
Visser, K., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D., Neilsen, M. 2012. Earthern embankment overtopping analysis using the WinDAM B software. In: Dam Safety 2012. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 16-20, 2012, Denver, CO. CDROM.
Discussion of internal erosion modeling - (Proceedings)
Tejral, R.D., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D.M. 2012. Discussion of internal erosion modeling. In: Dam Safety 2012. Proceedings of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, September 16-20, 2012, Denver, CO. CDROM.
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.
Development a fluvial detachment rate model to predict the erodibility of cohesive soils under the influence of seepage - (Proceedings)
Al-Madhhachi, A.T., Fox, G.A., Hanson, G.J., Tyagi, A.K., Bulut, R. 2012. Development a fluvial detachment rate model to predict the erodibility of cohesive soils under the influence of seepage. ASABE Annual International Meeting, July 29 – August 2, 2012, Dallas, TX. Paper No. 12-1337239. CDROM.
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.
Evaluation and development of physically-based embankment breach models - (Proceedings)
Morris, M.W., Hassan, M.A., Wahl, T.L., Tejral, R.D., Hanson, G.J., Temple, D.M. 2012. Evaluation and development of physically-based embankment breach models. In: Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Flood Risk Management, 11/20-22/12, Rotterdam, The Netherlands. CDROM.
Last Modified: 12/22/2014
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