Introduction - bayram_etal020002

Longshore sediment transport formulas (for notation see Appendix A)

The Bijker formula

The Watanabe formula

Fig. 1. Bottom profile surveyed along the measurement transect on September 6, 1985 (DUCK85 experiment).

Fig. 2. Bottom profile surveyed along the measurement transect on September 19, 1986 (SUPERDUCK experiment).

Evaluation of the formulas

Fig. 4. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore distribution of longshore sediment transport rate for Run 859050957 from the DUCKS85 experiment.

Fig. 5. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore distribution of longshore sediment transport rate for Run 859051528 from the DUCKS85 experiment.

Fig. 7. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore distribution of longshore sediment transport rate for Run 859061018 from the DUCK85 experiment.

Fig. 8. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore distribution of longshore sediment transport rate for Run 8609161116 from the SUPERDUCK experiment.

Fig. 10. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore

Discussion of results - bayram_etal020014

Fig. 15. Comparison between calculated and measured cross-shore distribution of longshore sediment transport for all three data sets

Summary of accuracy of all the formulas

Acknowledgements - bayram_etal020017

Engelund and Hansen (1967) formula

Bailard and Inman (1981, 1984) formula

Watanabe (1992) formula

References - bayram_etal020021

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