River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics. RCEM 2009

River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics. RCEM 2009

By: G.M.E. Perillo (editor), Carlos Vionnet (editor), Marcelo H. Garcia (editor), E.M. Latrubesse (editor)Hardback

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Coastal, estuarine, fluvial and submarine morphodynamics encompass some of the leading processes shaping our planet. They stem mainly, but not only, from the interaction of water in motion and movable sediment boundaries, resulting in morphological changes produced by erosion, transport and deposition of sediments that generate a variety of landscapes and seascapes over time. Morphodynamics allows for a better understanding and interpretation of self adjustments in drainage basins, longitudinal river profiles and shorelines shapes, as well as characteristic features such as beach cusps, bed forms such as dunes, and channel patterns. This collection of about 150 contributions should be invaluable to wetland ecologists, fish biologists, engineers, geomorphologists, fluvial engineers, coastal scientists , as well as to scientists interested in processes responsible for earth-surface landscape evolution.

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA Centro de Investigaciones Geologicas-CIG-LATYR, Universidad Nacional de La Plata & CONICET, La Plata, Argentina CONICET - Instituto Argentino de Oceanografia and Departamento de Geologia, Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca, Argentina


VOLUME I River and coastal morphodynamics, theory and observations Morphodynamic models: An overview J.P.M. Syvitski, R.L. Slingerland, P. Burgess, E. Meiburg, A.B. Murray, P. Wiberg, G. Tucker & A.A. Voinov A simple river meandering model B. Masse Analysis of river planform geometry with wavelets: Application to the Mahakam River reveals geographical zoning L.P.A. van Gerven & A.J.F. Hoitink Merging of RVR Meander with CONCEPTS: Simplified 2D model for long-term meander evolution D. Motta, J.D. Abad, E.J. Langendoen & M.H. Garcia Morphological evolution of the Middle Loire River (France): Definition of geomorphic homogeneous river reaches A. Latapie, B. Camenen, A. Paquier, S. Rodrigues, F. Moatar & J.-P. Bouchard Process-product relationships in a large river: The Rio Parana, Argentina D.R. Parsons, M.L. Amsler, R.N. Szupiany, P.J. Ashworth, J.L. Best, R.J. Hardy, S.N. Lane, A.P. Nicholas, O. Orfeo, G.H. Sambrook Smith, A.J.H. Reesink & S. Sandbach Analytical, experimental, and numerical models of knickpoint migration M. Bellal, H. Capart, S. Soares-Frazao & Y. Zech Formation of standing waves in a mountain river and its consequences on gravel bar morphodynamics B. Camenen, V. Dugue, S. Proust, J. Le Coz & A. Paquier Mathematical modeling for incision and width changes caused by gravel mining C. Ferrer-Boix & J.P. Martin-Vide Wave and current interaction on a submarine sandpit A. Marini, G. Antronaco, R.E. Musumeci, E. Foti & C. Faraci Experimental observations on the retreat of non-cohesive river banks L. Nardi, M. Rinaldi & L. Solari Modelling bank retreat in a single river bend S. Francalanci, M. Rinaldi, L. Solari & L. Nardi Analysis of failure in retrograde erosion R. Schiava, F. Moya Cocco, G. Etse & R.A. Schiava River and coastal morphodynamics, theory and observations Steady, uniform bend flow over an erodible bed with transverse bedload flux: A window to the process of meander migration G. Parker, E.C. Eke & Y. Shimizu Bed morphology in Kinoshita meandering channels J.D. Abad, M.H. Garcia & G. Parker Evaluation of the flood effect on the morphology of a braided reach of the Tagliamento River, Italy W. Bertoldi, L. Zanoni & M. Tubino Major hydrological changes and bank erosion in the lower Sao Francisco river,Brazil, as a consequence of dams L.C.S. Fontes, E. Latrubesse, F.S.R. Holanda & S. Aquino Tension between navigation, maintenance and safety calls for an integrated planning of flood protection measures H. Havinga, R.M.J. Schielen & S. van Vuren Interpreting the dynamics of a northern California rivermouth using a multi-decadal dataset D.K. Behrens, F.A. Bombardelli, J.L. Largier & E. Twohy Influence of bottom friction formulation on the initial formation of channels in a short tidal embayment M.C. ter Brake & H.M. Schuttelaars Morphodynamic processes in shallow estuaries: Influence of tidal flats and channels on sand transport P.E. Robins & A.G. Davies Channel migration in a small tidal inlet M. van der Vegt, P. Hoekstra & S.P. Van Puijvelde Large scale shoreline sand waves and beach nourishments A. Falques, N. van den Berg, F. Ribas & R. Garnier Reproduction of flow over sand waves using the variation principle K. Nakayama, Y. Sugawara, Y. Maruya, Y. Yonome, D. Horimatsu & T. Kakinuma Stationary equilibrium and linear behavior of alluvial channel flow in relation to bedload transport capacity H.Q. Huang Linear stability analysis of channelization by seepage erosion A. Pornprommin & N. Izumi Earth observatories and planetary morphodynamics Argentine space program L.A. Frulla Planetary morphodynamics: Scaling and interpreting sedimentary processes from Earth to Mars and Titan A.D. Howard Sediment transport processes in rivers, estuaries and coasts A comparison between flume and field bedload transport data A. Recking Suspended-load versus bed-load streams: Classification and geometry G.V. Wilkerson & G. Parker Investigating the trends of import and export of sediment in the Western Scheldt estuary,The Netherlands-by a process-based model K.W. Ofori, M. van der Wegen, J.A. Roelvink & J. de Ronde Geomorphology and sediment dynamics of the middle reach of the Bahia Blanca G.M.E. Perillo, E.A. Gomez, D.G. Cuadrado, E. Alberdi, A. Vitale & M.C. Piccolo Difficulties of the suspended sediment transport modeling in the coastal zone R.D. Kosyan, B.V. Divinsky & C.E. Vincent Experiments and analytical solution for a prograding wedge-shaped deposit produced by turbidity currents transporting gravel mixtures B. Spinewine, O.E. Sequeiros, T. Sun & G. Parker Degradation processes in marly sediment transport C. Le Bouteiller, F. Naaim, N. Mathys & J. Lave Study on open channel flow with a submerged structure R. Akahori, Y. Matsuo & S. Ikeda Biphasic approach to model river bed transient scour V. Medina & A. Bateman Is steady sediment transport possible in graded sediments? M. Roca & R. Bettess Sediment transport and morphology in a tropical Australian catchment S. Patil & E.M. Valentine Re-establishing sediment transport in the Upper Rhine River downstream of the Kembs dam:Use of a scale physical model K. El kadi Abderrezzak, J.-P. Bouchard & M. Jodeau Sediment transport calculation using the Ackers-White method in river with compound cross-section Z. Meyer, R. Coufal & T. Zawadzki Simulation of armoring process in river bed M. Khezriyan, M.R.M. Tabatabai & S.S. Mousavi Nadooshani Suspended sediment concentration rating curves along a sand-bed river G. Gilja, D. Beki'c & D. Oskorus Morphodynamics of alluvial plains, river mouths, deltas and tidal channels Tidal morphodynamics G. Seminara Long-term, morphodynamic modeling of equilibrium in an alluvial tidal basin using a process-based approach M. van der Wegen, Z.B. Wang, I. Townend, H.H.G. Savenije & J.A. Roelvink On the theoretical basis of O'Brien-Jarret-Marchi law for tidal inlets and tidal channels N. Tambroni & G. Seminara Experimental observations of the morphodynamic evolution of a tidal channel flanked laterally by tidal flats M. De Rinaldis, P.K. Humbsch, N. Tambroni & G. Seminara Self-channelization on laboratory subaqueous fans with a break in slope: Implications for fan growth pattern R.L. Fernandez, A. Cantelli, C. Pirmez & G. Parker Channel pattern arrangement along argentinian fans and mega-fans of the Chaco plain, central South America E.D. Cafaro, E. Latrubesse, C.G. Ramonell & M.D. Montagnini Erosional power and morphodynamic tendencies in the Fly River Delta, Papua New Guinea A. Canestrelli, A. Defina, S. Lanzoni & S. Fagherazzi Hydrodynamic properties of delta vegetation in the context of 3D numerical modelling P. Zinke Sand transport at the delta front of the Fraser River, British Columbia P.V. Villard & C. Christie A conceptual model for sediment transport in the Inner Plata River A. Menendez, M. Re, A. Sarubbi & P. Garcia Sediment transport in the Ebro Delta Shelf, a modelling approach J. Fernandez, V. Gracia, M. Espino, A. Sanchez-Arcilla & G. Jorda Bank migration at the Amazon mouth R.D. Fernandes, S.B. Vinzon, Z.B. Wang & H. de Vriend The impressive case of the uncontrolled diversion of the Patia River at its delta and the social and environmental consequences A. Bateman Pinzon, V.M. Iglesias, A.M. Colilles, A.D. Loaiza, C. Puig & W.G. Blandon Morphodynamics of flow-sediment-structure interaction and flow pattern visualization Vortex dynamics in shallow flows G.H. Jirka & D.-G. Seol Turbulent characteristics and Lagrangian Coherent Structures (LCS) in uniform compound channels A. Stocchino, G. Besio & M. Brocchini Experimental observation of horizontal coherent turbulent structures in a straight flume D. Termini & V. Sammartano Shallow flow visualization and coherent structures around a single groyne E. Kojima, A. Kadota & K. Suzuki Riverbed configuration around a permeable groyne of stone gabion A. Kadota, H. Muraoka & K. Suzuki Hydrodynamics of submerged groynes flow fields for two aspect ratios W. Brevis, G.H. Jirka & Y. Nino Empirical estimation of maximum scour depth downstream bed sills D. Termini Investigation of the bottom scours near to underwater hydraulic engineering constructions B.V. Divinsky, R.D. Kosyan & V.N. Antipov Local erosion at bridge pile groups P.D. Spalletti, M. Toma, J.D. Brea & M. Raggesi Experimental study of flow characteristics and bed deformation around riprap works placed on a flat river bed M. Nomura, K. Kanda & M. Watanabe An experiment on overflow-induced cross-levee breach at the Chiyoda Experimental Channel T. Shimada, Y. Watanabe, H. Yokoyama & T. Tsuji Scour volumes downstream of positive-step stilling basins G. Oliveto & V. Comuniello Experimental study on control of scour due to submerged horizontal jets by using an apron A. Mehboudi, J. Attari, M. Saneie & M.R.M. Tabatabai Velocity distribution around the low cost structures named bandalling for river bank erosion protection Md.L. Rahman, B.C. Basak & Md.S. Osman Real-time measurements of bathymetric changes in the surf and swash zones G. Arnaud, M. Mory, S. Abadie & M. Cassen An investigation of the effect of air content on the transmission of wave-induced pore pressure inside a sandy bed H. Michallet, I. Piedra-Cueva & M. Mory VOLUME II Eco-hydraulics and biogeomorphology Fish movement and habitat in large rivers: Synthesis of fluvial geomorphology, fluid dynamics, biogeochemical cycling, and fish biology J.M. Nestler, R.A. Goodwin, D.L. Smith, C.R.M. Baigun & N.O. Oldani The importance of being coupled: Stable states, transitions and responses to changing forcings in tidal bio-morphodynamics M. Marani, A. D'Alpaos, C. Da Lio, L. Carniello, S. Lanzoni & A. Rinaldo Modeling the erosion of Macoma balthica affected mud beds B.C. van Prooijen & F. Montserrat Relation between sand bar formation and the habitat of "Kamogawa Chidori" in the Kamo River, Kyoto A. Saif, T. Hosoda, S. Onda & R. Shigemitsu Influence of hydraulic conditions on the distribution of benthic macro invertebrates in large rivers. Morphological adaptations to flow. M.C.M. Blettler, I. Ezcurra de Drago & M.L. Amsler Coastal bio-geomorphology modeling: Linking processes and scales Y.E. Qinghua, J.A. Roelvink, H.R.A. Jagers, L. Postma & J.K.L. Van Beek Bio-geomorphological interactions in sandwave migration B.W. Borsje, M.C. Buijsman, G. Besio, S.J.M.H. Hulscher, P.M.J. Herman & H. Ridderinkhof Combining morphodynamic and physical habitat models G.A.M. Almeida & J.F. Rodriguez Measurements and modelling of the effects of seagrass meadows on flow and sediment transport in the Bay of l'Ecluse, Dinard, France J.T. Dijkstra Single-thread channels as the result of localized erosion and deposition driven by vegetation M. Tal, C. Narteau & D. Jerolmack Mobile bed experiments in a reduced scale model of a sand bed stream with bank vegetation S. Gorrick & J.F. Rodriguez Evaluation of resuspension due to density currents in Flix Reservoir (Spain) A. Herrero, V. Medina & A. Bateman Coastal pollution studies on the Rio de La Plata Estuary R.V. Petroni & M.C. Norman Morphodynamics of sediment-water interfaces 1 Numerical modeling of bedforms and channel geometry under unsteady discharge with uniform and non-uniform sediment transport Y. Shimizu Computations of suspended sediment transport in meandering channels using depth-averaged models with effect of secondary currents I. Kimura, S. Onda, T. Hosoda, Y. Shimizu & K. Hagiwara Prediction of evolution process in free meandering rivers using 2D numerical model considering slump blocks and inner bank deposition K.P. Dulal, Y. Kondo, I. Kimura, Y. Shimizu & G. Parker Study on initial evolution process of tidal creek network T. Iwasaki, Y. Shimizu & I. Kimura Experiments on bed form development and transition process under varying discharge A. Toyama, S. Yamaguchi, Y. Shimizu, I. Kimura & S. Giri Validation of numerical model for sand dune dynamics of nonuniform sediment W. Thaisiam, Y. Shimizu & I. Kimura Significance of bed slope effect and non-equilibrium sediment transport on bed form evolution process: A numerical analysis using detailed hydrodynamics S. Yamaguchi, Y. Shimizu, I. Kimura & S. Giri DEM-RANS coupling approach for predicting step length of bedload on dune S. Kon, Y. Shimizu, I. Kimura & S. Yamaguchi Integrating computational models for bedform development with reach-scale multidimensional flow and morphodynamics models in rivers J.M. Nelson, Y. Shimizu, R.R. McDonald & B.L. Logan Sediment transport field over dunes S.R. McLean, L. Gary & J.M. Nelson Weakly nonlinear dynamics of dunes M. Colombini, A. Stocchino & R. Schielen The formation of small-scale fluvial bedforms with active suspended sediment transport Y. Nakasato & N. Izumi The formation of dunes in closed conduits T. Hiratsuka, N. Izumi & Y. Seki Measuring tidal hydrodynamics and bedform evolution in the Dee estuary R. Bolanos, A. Souza, P. Bell & J. Malarkey Dynamics of a submarine dunes field E.A. Gomez, D.G. Cuadrado, J.O. Pierini & L.A. Raniolo Numerical simulation of transition processes of dunes under unsteady flow conditions using a depth averaged flow model S. Onda, T. Hosoda & Y. Ishibashi Morphodynamics of sediment-water interfaces 2 Coupling the dynamics of channel width and curvature in meandering rivers: A perspective on fluvial patterns G. Zolezzi, R. Luchi & M. Tubino Experimental study on channel formation in low flow conditions on bars created in high flow conditions Y. Watanabe & T. Masumoto Influence of sediment-supply condition on bar morphology, gravel river in Japan A. Mizoguchi & T. Tsujimoto Intrinsic steady alternate bars in alluvial channels. Part 1: Experimental observations and numerical tests A. Crosato & F.B. Desta Intrinsic steady alternate bars in alluvial channels. Part 2: Theoretical analysis E. Mosselman Experimental study on the formation of alternate bars with fixed and loose banks A. Carrasco-Milian, C.A. Vionnet & E.M. Valentine Tide-controlled variations of primary- and secondary-bedform height: Innenjade tidal channel (Jade Bay, German Bight) V.B. Ernstsen, C. Winter, M. Becker & J. Bartholdy Morphology of ripples under oscillatory flow F. Pedocchi & M.H. Garcia Exploratory experiments on ripple morphology under combined flows M.M. Perillo, F. Pedocchi, J.L. Best & M.H. Garcia Topography of ripples generated by combined waves and currents and surrounding water movement analyzed by PIV M. Yokokawa, K. Ohki, T. Sekiguchi & T. Takagawa Modelling fine sediment transport over an immobile gravel bed: The role of near-bed spatial heterogeneities C. Pellachini & G. Zolezzi Bed-load transport equation for sand bed rivers based on statistical parameters B. Ettmer, J. Aberle, M. Henning & B. Hentschel An experimental investigation about bedload sheets: The mechanisms involved in their generation and migration for a sediment feed and a recirculating flume V. Bacchi, A. Recking, P. Frey & M. Naaim Experimental study on formative conditions of hummocky bedforms T. Takagawa & F. Masuda Experiments on bedforms created by density currents J.J. Fedele, C. Guentzel & D. Hoyal Preliminary results in the San Blas submarine morphology (Argentina) D.G. Cuadrado, E.A. Gomez & L.A. Raniolo An analytically-based form drag model for river dunes C.F. Van der Mark, A. Blom, W.S.J. Uijttewaal, S.J.M.H. Hulscher & H.W.M. Hoeijmakers Bed deformation analysis considering uprooting of trees during floods M. Kuwahara, Y. Asami, Y. Morishita, H. Takebayashi & T. Okabe Computational morphodynamics Meandering: Field experiments, laboratory experiments and numerical modeling K. Blanckaert, I. Schnauder, A. Sukhodolov, W. van Balen & W.S.J. Uijttewaal Morphodynamic modelling of rivers under supply-limited conditions A.P. Tuijnder, J.S. Ribberink & S.J.M.H. Hulscher High resolution three dimensional modeling of river eddy sandbars, Grand Canyon, USA K. Sloff, S. Wright & M. Kaplinski Performance of sediment transport capacity formulas in numerical modelling of dam break flows over movable beds K. El kadi Abderrezzak & A. Paquier Effect of bed friction on morphodynamic modelling: Application to the central part of the Gironde estuary C. Villaret, J.M. Hervouet, N. Huybrechts, L.A. Van & A.G. Davies Simulation of wind waves in shallow microtidal basins: Application to the Venice Lagoon, Italy L. Carniello, A. Defina & A. D'Alpaos Effect of different sediment mixtures on the long-term morphological simulation of tidal basins A. Dastgheib & J.A. Roelvink Initial modeling of large-scale rocky coastline evolution A.B. Murray, P. Limber & R. Littlewood Stochastic modelling of the coastline position along the Holland Coast (The Netherlands) C. Briere & H.F.P. Van den Boogaard High resolution long term morphological model of the northern part of the Holland Coast and Texel Inlet G. Dam, A.J. Bliek & G. Nederbragt Morphological modelling of intertidal profiles in estuaries with strong tidal currents K. Rossington, R.J.S. Whitehouse & J.R. Spearman Modelling and observations of a shoreface nourishment at Egmond (The Netherlands) A. Giardino, J. van der Werf, M. van Ormondt, C. Briere & D.J. Walstra Detailed morphodynamic simulations of shoreface nourishment scenarios J. van der Werf, A. Giardino, M. van Ormondt, D.J. Walstra & G. Ramaekers Producing CSDMS-compliant morphodynamic code to share with the RCEM community E.W.H. Hutton, J.P.M. Syvitski & S.D. Peckham Exact solutions for unsteady 1D shallow water flow over mobile bed A. Serrano-Pacheco, J. Murillo & P. Garcia-Navarro Simulation of subaqueous dunes using detailed hydrodynamics M. Nabi, H.J. de Vriend, E. Mosselman, C.J. Sloff & Y. Shimizu Validation of a bank-failure operator coupled to a 2D dam-break flow model C. Swartenbroekx, S. Soares-Frazao, R. Staquet & Y. Zech Experimental and numerical investigation of river channel processes with bank erosion in steep curved channel T. Arimitsu, K. Ooe, S. Onda, T. Hosoda & H. Shirai Zoning for hydraulic impact studies on the coastal zone of the Plata River M. Re, E. Lecertua, P. Garcia & A. Menendez Determination of roughness coefficient in floodplains using Landsat images: The case of the Salado River lower basin (Argentina) F. Bodoira, A. Trento & S. Graciani Hydroacustic measurements of flow, sediment transport and morphology The Rio Negro and Rio Solimoes confluence point - hydrometric observations during the 2006/2007 cycle N. Filizola, N. Spinola, W. Arruda, F. Seyler, S. Calmant & J. Silva Velocity mapping in the lower Congo river: A first look at the unique bathymetry and hydrodynamics of Bulu Reach, West Central Africa P.R. Jackson, K.A. Oberg, N. Gardiner & J. Shelton Temporal characteristics of coherent flow structures generated over alluvial sand dunes,Mississippi River, revealed by acoustic Doppler current profiling and multibeam echo sounding J.A. Czuba, K.A. Oberg, J.L. Best, D.R. Parsons, S.M. Simmons, K.K. Johnson & C. Malzone Measuring the super-elevation phenomena in coincidence with secondary currents induced by centrifugal effects L. Tarrab, M.G. Gallego, M.I. Morell, C.J. Ocampo & C.A. Vionnet Fluidodynamic processes related to the sediments transport in the estuary of the Quequen Grande River, Argentina M.G. Pereyra, G.L. Lastra, B.M. Marino, L.P. Thomas, E. Alberdi & G.M.E. Perillo Flow and suspended sediment dynamics at two large braid-bar bifurcations R.N. Szupiany, J. Hernandez & M.L. Amsler Estimating suspended solids concentrations from Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler measurements on the coast of Montevideo, Uruguay D. Bellon & I. Piedra-Cueva Estimation of sediment particle velocities in sheet flow: Cross-correlation and wavelet analysis T. Abreu, M.J. Franca, P.A. Silva & F. Sancho Sheet flow layer structure under oscillatory flows P.A. Silva, T. Abreu, H. Michallet, D. Hurther & F. Sancho Flow pattern visualization and erosion estimation at a bend along the braided Jamuna river M.N. Uddin & Md.M. Rahman Currents measurements in the coast of Montevideo, Uruguay M. Fossati, D. Bellon, E. Lorenzo & I. Piedra-Cueva

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