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dc.contributor.convenorMalcolm L. Spaulding ( Chairman)en_AU
dc.contributor.authorBenfer, Nathanen_US
dc.contributor.authorKing, B.en_US
dc.contributor.authorLemckert, Charlesen_US
dc.contributor.authorZigic, S.en_US
dc.contributor.editorMalcolm L. Spauldingen_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-04-24T10:36:51Z
dc.date.available2017-04-24T10:36:51Z
dc.date.issued2008en_US
dc.date.modified2009-08-10T06:27:34Z
dc.identifier.doi10.1061/40990(324)33en_AU
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/25065
dc.description.abstractA modelling study was carried out using separate 3-dimensional circulation model and flushing model components of WQMAP to investigate the residence times of Oyster Cove, an artificial canal system connected to the adjacent Saltwater Creek estuary, Gold Coast, Australia. The flow between the canal system and estuary is controlled via a system of uni-directional and bi-directional structures. To validate the circulation model and the influence of the flow structures, a detailed field experiment was carried out using flow meters, tide gauges and fluorescent dye. Following the validation process, the model was used to examine the existing mixing dynamics and residence time of the canal estate. Finally, the model was used to compare a hypothetical design alternative to the existing layout and quantify the effect on the canal's residence time by changing the position of the flow structures and using different combinations of flow structures.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.description.publicationstatusYesen_AU
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherAmerican Society of Civil Engineersen_US
dc.publisher.placeUSAen_US
dc.publisher.urihttp://cedb.asce.org/cgi/WWWdisplaybn.cgi?9780784409909en_AU
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationNen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofconferencename10th International Estuarine and Coastal Modeling Conferenceen_US
dc.relation.ispartofconferencetitleEstuarine and Coastal Modeling, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conferenceen_US
dc.relation.ispartofdatefrom2007-11-05en_US
dc.relation.ispartofdateto2007-11-07en_US
dc.relation.ispartoflocationNewport, Rhode Island, USAen_US
dc.rights.retentionYen_AU
dc.subject.fieldofresearchWater Quality Engineeringen_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode090508en_US
dc.titleModelling the effect of flow structures on canal system residence timeen_US
dc.typeConference outputen_US
dc.type.descriptionE1 - Conference Publications (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeE - Conference Publicationsen_US
gro.facultyGriffith Sciences, Griffith School of Engineeringen_US
gro.rights.copyrightCopyright 2008 ASCE. Use hypertext link to access publisher's website.en_AU
gro.date.issued2008
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