Numerical and Laboratory Approach to the Prediction of Flood Stage in Lowland Tidal River


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The revised Malaysian Urban Stormwater Management Manual (MSMA) eludes the importance of tidal backwater analysis in the engineering of lowland river drainage. Tidal gates and flood gates can only be adequately designed if a detailed investigation of the dynamic interactions of tidal high water and storm discharge be conducted. We propose a numerical and laboratory investigation of the lower Klang River in order to better understand the independent and joint effects of these factors to river flood stage.



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Azmi Mohamed Yusof




I. N. Mohamad and W. K. Lee, "Numerical and Laboratory Approach to the Prediction of Flood Stage in Lowland Tidal River", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 661, pp. 68-72, 2014

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October 2014




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