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CIVJĀ 5503 [0.5 credit] (CVG 5160) Sediment Transport

Introduction to particle transport with emphasis on river engineering applications, including natural channel design. Sediment properties, initiation of motion, bed load, suspended load, fluvial dunes, alluvial channels, bank erosion and protection, natural channel design. Special topics include contaminated sediments, local scour, morphodynamic modelling, fluvial habitat.