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The role of bathymetry, wave obliquity and coastal curvature in dune erosion prediction

Author: Cornelis Den Heijer; IOS Press.
Publisher: Amsterdam : IOS Press, ©2013.
Dissertation: Diss. (PhD.)--Technische Universiteit Delft.
Series: Deltares select series.
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Document : Thesis/dissertation : eBook   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Academic theses
Material Type: Document, Thesis/dissertation, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelis Den Heijer; IOS Press.
ISBN: 9781614992462 1614992460 9781614992455 1614992452
OCLC Number: 841486700
Language Note: Abstract in English and Dutch.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Title Page; Abstract; Samenvatting; Contents; Introduction; Background; Dune erosion; Problem definition; Aim; Approach; Review of safety assessment components; Safety assessment; Strategy; Implementation; Inventory of relevant factors controlling dune erosion; Dune erosion models; DUROS/DUROS+/D++; DUROSTA; XBEACH; Applicability of models along the Dutch coast; Probabilistic methods; Monte Carlo; First Order Reliability Method (FORM); Bayesian Network; Limitations of dune erosion models; Primary variables; Cross-shore bathymetry; JARKUS profiles; Discussion; Wave obliquity; DUROSTA; XBEACH DiscussionConceptual wave obliquity model; Coastal curvature; DUROSTA; XBEACH; Discussion; Conceptual coastal curvature model; Probabilistic analysis; Present approach with FORM; Model setup; Resulting probability of exceedance; Resulting sensitivity; XBEACH; Conclusion; Present approach with Bayesian Network; Model setup; Prediction skill; Log-likelihood ratio; Results; Conclusions; Extended approach with wave obliquity and coastal curvature; FORM; Bayesian Network; Discussion; FORM vs. Bayesian Network approach; Generic value of the results; Case study of Dutch dune coast Reference approachMethods; Results; Discussion; Conclusions; Extended approach with wave obliquity and coastal curvature; Methods; Results; Discussion; Conclusions and recommendations; General; Conclusions; Recommendations; References; Appendix A. XBEACH model settings; Acronyms; List of Figures; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Curriculum Vitae
Series Title: Deltares select series.
Responsibility: door Cornelis Den Heijer.


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