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Superelevation and overspill control secondary flow dynamics in submarine channels (2013)
Journal Article
Dorrell, R., Parsons, D., Darby, S., Peakall, J., Sumner, E., & Wynn, R. B. (2013). Superelevation and overspill control secondary flow dynamics in submarine channels. Journal of geophysical research. C, Oceans, 118(8), 3895-3915. https://doi.org/10.1002/jgrc.20277

In subaerial and submarine meander bends, fluid flow travels downstream in a helical spiral, the structure of which is determined by centrifugal, hydrostatic, baroclinic, and Coriolis forces that together balance frictional stresses generated by the... Read More