Contaminated bottom sediments and their negative impacts on water quality are a major problem in surface waters throughout the United States as well as in many other parts of the world. Even after elimination of the primary contaminant sources, these bottom sediments will be a main source of contaminants for many years to come. In order to determin

chapter 1|20 pages


chapter 2|24 pages

General Properties of Sediments

chapter 3|58 pages

Sediment Erosion

chapter 5|40 pages

Hydrodynamic Modeling

chapter 6|64 pages

Modeling Sediment Transport