Issue 15 (4) 2016 pp. 209-226
Marta Kiraga, Zbigniew Popek
USING A MODIFIED LANE’S RELATION IN LOCAL BED SCOURING STUDIES IN ALUVIAL BED
Keywords: local scour, dynamic balance, Lane’s relation, physical modelling, alluvial rivers
Numerous approaches to the local scour studies have been developed. The research aim was to verify modified Lane’s relation in scope of local scouring phenomenon basing on laboratory studies results. Original Lane’s relation  is applicable in dynamic balance conditions in alluvial rivers context. Original form is not an equation, but a qualitative expression which cannot be directly used to estimate the influence of a change in one parameter on the magnitude of others. Modified version allows transforming it into equation for dynamic equilibrium conditions in steady flow assumption and gives a new opportunity to this principle application. Two physical models of laboratory channel with rectangular cross-sections and glass panels have been constructed, with totally or partially sandy bottom. Model I assumed non-continual sediment transport, because of model construction, i.e. the solid bottom transforms into sandy bottom in the intake part. Model II assumed water structure (the weir with four slots) introducing into laboratory channel with solid bottom in its region, whereas the rest of channel was filled with sand above and below structure, i.e. continuity of sediment transport was assured. Results of research confirmed modified Lane’s relation usability in scope of local scouring phenomenon description in dynamic equilibrium conditions of alluvial sandy bed.
|MLA||Kiraga, Marta, and Zbigniew Popek. "USING A MODIFIED LANE’S RELATION IN LOCAL BED SCOURING STUDIES IN ALUVIAL BED." Acta Sci.Pol. Form. Cir. 15.4 (2016): 209-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.15576/ASP.FC/2016.15.4.209|
|APA||(2016). . Acta Sci.Pol. Form. Cir. 15 (4), 209-226 http://dx.doi.org/10.15576/ASP.FC/2016.15.4.209|
|ISO 690||KIRAGA, Marta, POPEK, Zbigniew. USING A MODIFIED LANE’S RELATION IN LOCAL BED SCOURING STUDIES IN ALUVIAL BED. Acta Sci.Pol. Form. Cir., 2016, 15.4: 209-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.15576/ASP.FC/2016.15.4.209|