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Entropy theory in hydraulic engineering : an introduction, Vijay P. Singh, Ph. D., P.E

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Entropy theory in hydraulic engineering : an introduction
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Entropy theory in hydraulic engineering
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an introduction
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Vijay P. Singh, Ph. D., P.E
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Entropy theory in hydraulic engineering : an introduction, Vijay P. Singh, Ph. D., P.E
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Entropy theory in hydraulic engineering : an introduction, Vijay P. Singh, Ph. D., P.E
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1 Entropy Theory""; ""1.1 Overview of This Volume""; ""1.2 Entropy Concept""; ""1.3 Entropy Theory""; ""1.4 Types of Entropy""; ""1.5 Application of Entropy Theory to Hydraulic Engineering Problems""; ""1.6 Hypothesis on the Cumulative Distribution Function""; ""1.7 Methodology for Application of Entropy Theory""; ""Appendix 1.1""; ""Questions""; ""References""; ""Additional Reading""; ""Part 1: Velocity Distributions""; ""Chapter 2 One-Dimensional Velocity Distributions""; ""2.1 Preliminaries""; ""2.2 Derivation of One-Dimensional Velocity Distributions""
  • ""2.3 One-Dimensional Velocity Distribution with No Physical Constraint""""2.4 One-Dimensional Velocity Distribution with One Physical Constraint""; ""2.5 Testing of One-Physical-Constraint Velocity Distribution""; ""2.6 One-Dimensional Velocity Distribution with Two Physical Constraints""; ""2.7 One-Dimensional Velocity Distribution with Three Physical Constraints""; ""Appendix 2.1: Method of Lagrange Multipliers""; ""Questions""; ""References""; ""Additional Reading""; ""Chapter 3 Two-Dimensional Velocity Distributions""; ""3.1 Derivation of Velocity Distributions""
  • ""3.2 Construction of Isovels and Relation between (x, y) Coordinates and (r, s) Coordinates""""3.3 Estimation of Parameters of Velocity Distribution""; ""3.4 Maximum and Mean Velocities""; ""3.5 Comparison of Mean Velocity Estimates""; ""3.6 Alternative Method for Estimation of the Cross-Sectional Area Mean Velocity for New River Sites""; ""3.7 Derivation of 2-D Velocity Distribution Using a Mathematically Sound Coordinate System""; ""3.8 Trapezoidal Domain""; ""Appendix 3.1""; ""Appendix 3.2""; ""Questions""; ""References""; ""Additional Reading""
  • ""Chapter 4 Power Law and Logarithmic Velocity Distributions""""4.1 Preliminaries""; ""4.2 One-Dimensional Power Law Velocity Distribution""; ""4.3 One-Dimensional Prandtlâ€?von Karman Universal Velocity Distribution""; ""4.4 Two-Dimensional Power Law Velocity Distribution""; ""4.5 Two-Dimensional Prandtlâ€?von Karman Velocity Distribution""; ""4.6 Two-Dimensional Representation of Velocity Using a General Framework""; ""Questions""; ""References""; ""Additional Reading""; ""Chapter 5 Applications of Velocity Distributions""; ""5.1 Sampling Velocity Measurements""
  • ""5.2 Use of k[sub(1)]â€?Entropy Relation for Characterizing Open-Channel Flows""""5.3 Energy and Momentum Coefficients""; ""5.4 Shear Stress Distribution""; ""5.5 Relation between Maximum Velocity, Darcyâ€?s Friction Factor, and Entropy Number""; ""5.6 Discharge Measurements""; ""5.7 Determination of Discharge at Remote Locations""; ""5.8 Determination of Flow Depth Distribution""; ""5.9 Determination of Entropy Parameter from Hydraulic and Geometric Characteristics""; ""Questions""; ""References""; ""Additional Reading""; ""Chapter 6 Velocity Distribution in Pipe Flow""
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