Course Textbook

Table of Contents (PDF)

Chapter 1: Introduction (PDF)

Chapter 2: Flow Past a Sphere I: Dimensional Analysis, Reynolds Numbers, and Froude Numbers (PDF)

Chapter 3: Flow Past a Sphere II: Stoke’s Law, the Bernoulli Equation, Turbulence, Boundary Layers, Flow Seperation (PDF - 1.4 MB)

Chapter 4: Flow in Pipes and Channels (PDF - 1.6 MB)

Chapter 5: Open-channel Flow (PDF)

Chapter 6: Oscillatory Flow (PDF)

Chapter 7: Flow in Rotating Environments (PDF - 1.0 MB)

Chapter 8: Sediments, Variables, and Flumes (PDF)

Chapter 9: Threshold of Movement (PDF)

Chapter 10: Movement of Sediment by Water Flows (PDF)

Chapter 11: Movement of Sediment by the Wind (PDF)

Chapter 12: Bed Configurations (PDF - 2.2 MB)

Chapter 13: The Sediment Transport Rate (PDF)

Chapter 14: Mixed-size Sediments (PDF)

Chapter 15: Deposition (PDF)

Chapter 16: Cross Stratification (PDF - 1.5 MB)

Chapter 17: Planar Stratification (PDF)

Index (PDF)

Course Info

As Taught In
Fall 2006
Learning Resource Types
Online Textbook
Written Assignments