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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.)

Flow properties of stepped chutes with slopes ranging from 10 to 30 degrees - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(24-Jul-14)
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.
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.
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