By J William Kamphuis
This booklet relies at the author's 34 years of expertise as a teacher/researcher of coastal engineering and administration and on fresh reflections on newly proper concerns, equivalent to results of failure, affects of emerging sea degrees, getting older infrastructure, actual property improvement, and modern choice making, layout and education.
This textbook for undergraduate scholars, postgraduate scholars and practising engineers covers waves, constructions, sediment flow, coastal administration, and modern coastal layout and selection making, proposing either easy rules and engineering ideas. It discusses the normal tools of research and synthesis (design), but in addition modern layout making an allowance for environmental affects, results of failure, and present matters comparable to international warming, getting older infrastructure, operating with stakeholder teams, regulators, etc.
This moment variation expands enormously at the subject matters of failure and resilience that surfaced because of contemporary mess ups from storm surges and tsunamis. It updates the dialogue of layout and determination making within the twenty first century, with many new examples presented.
- Water Waves
- Short-Term Wave Analysis
- Long-Term Wave Analysis
- Wave Generation
- Wave Transformation and Breaking
- Tides and Water Levels
- Rare Extraneous Events
- Design of Structures
- Introduction to Coastal Management
- Coastal Sediment Transport
- Basic Shore Processes
- Coastal Design
- One-Dimensional Modeling of Coastal Morphology
- Shore Protection
- Contemporary Concepts
Readership: Undergraduate and graduate scholars, researchers and teachers in coastal engineering and management.
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