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Modelling Solute Transport Processes in Free Surface Flow CFD Schemes

SUMMARY

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction
  • Advection, diffusion and dispersion
  • Derivation of advection diffusion equation
  • Turbulence
  • Dispersion
  • Dead zones
  • Estimating turbulent diffusion coefficients
  • Application to meandering channel
  • Conclusions
  • References

 

KEYWORDS

soluble pollutants; biological monitoring systems; Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO); advection diffusion equation; turbulent flow; random short-term fluctuations; longitudinal shear-induced spreading; turbulent diffusion coefficients; solute transport simulation

 

DIGITAL OBJECT IDENTIFIER (DOI)

10.1002/0470015195.ch3

 

AUTHOR DETAILS

I. Guymer1, C.A.M.E. Wilson2, J.B. Boxall
1 Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK
2 Division of Civil Engineering, Cardiff School of Engineering, Cardiff University, UK

 


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