Modeling critical depth in open channels

This paper explores multiple critical depths. Reasons behind and characteristics of their occurrence are reviewed. A method to determine multiple critical depths is proposed for use in unsteady of steady surface water profile models.

Author: Robert Traver
Conference Location: San Francisco, CA
Conference Dates: July 25 - July 30, 1993
Proceedings Title: Proceedings of the National Conference on Hydraulic Engineering
Format: Conference Proceeding