Harleman, Donald R. F.
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Works:  207 works in 425 publications in 2 languages and 2,305 library holdings 

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Donald R. F Harleman
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Donald R. F Harleman
Fluid dynamics by
James Wallace DAILY(
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24 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Temperature prediction in stratified water : mathematical modeluser's manual (supplement to report 16130DJH01/71) by
Patrick J Ryan(
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2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Predictions of the complex annual cycle of temperature changes in a lake or reservoir are necessary if proper water quality control is to be achieved. Many lakes and reservoirs exhibit horizontal homogeneity and thus a timedependent, onedimensional model describing the temperature variation in the vertical direction is adequate. A discretized mathematical model was developed based on the absorption and transmission of solar radiation, convection due to surface cooling and advection due to inflows and outflows. The model contains provision for simultaneous or intermittent withdrawal from multilevel outlets and time of travel for inflows within the reservoir
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Predictions of the complex annual cycle of temperature changes in a lake or reservoir are necessary if proper water quality control is to be achieved. Many lakes and reservoirs exhibit horizontal homogeneity and thus a timedependent, onedimensional model describing the temperature variation in the vertical direction is adequate. A discretized mathematical model was developed based on the absorption and transmission of solar radiation, convection due to surface cooling and advection due to inflows and outflows. The model contains provision for simultaneous or intermittent withdrawal from multilevel outlets and time of travel for inflows within the reservoir
A predictive model for thermal stratification and water quality in reservoirs by
Mark Markofsky(
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2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An analytical and experimental investigation of surface discharges of heated water by
Keith D Stolzenbach(
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1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A user's manual for threedimensional heated surface discharge computations by
Keith D Stolzenbach(
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1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ocean thermal energy conversion plants : experimental and analytical study of mixing and recirculation(
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1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) is a method of generating power using the vertical temperature gradient of the tropical ocean as an energy source. Experimental and analytical studies have been carried out to determine the characteristics of the temperature and velocity fields induced in the surrounding ocean by the operation of an OTEC plant. The condition of recirculation, i.e. the reentering of mixed discharge water back into the plant intake, was of particular interest because of its adverse effect on plant efficiency. The studies were directed at the mixed discharge concept, in which the evaporator and condenser water flows are exhausted jointly at the approximate level of the ambient ocean thermocline. The OTEC plant was of the symmetric sparbuoy type with radial or separate discharge configurations. A distinctly stratified ocean with uniform, ambient current velocity was assumed. The following conclusions are obtained: The recirculation potential of an OTEC plant in a stagnant ocean is determined by the interaction of the jet discharge zone and a double sink return flow (one sink being the evaporator intake, the other the jet entrainment). This process occurs in the nearfield of an OTEC plant up to a distance of about three times the ocean mixed layer depth. The stratified internal flow beyond this zone has little effect on recirculation, as have small ocean current velocities (up to 0.10 m/s prototype). Conditions which are conducive to recirculation are characterized by high discharge velocities and large plant flow rates. A design formula is proposed which determines whether recirculation would occur or not as a function of plant design and ocean conditions. On the basis of these results, it can be concluded that a 100 MW OTEC plant with the mixed discharge mode can operate at a typical candidate ocean site without incurring any discharge recirculation
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) is a method of generating power using the vertical temperature gradient of the tropical ocean as an energy source. Experimental and analytical studies have been carried out to determine the characteristics of the temperature and velocity fields induced in the surrounding ocean by the operation of an OTEC plant. The condition of recirculation, i.e. the reentering of mixed discharge water back into the plant intake, was of particular interest because of its adverse effect on plant efficiency. The studies were directed at the mixed discharge concept, in which the evaporator and condenser water flows are exhausted jointly at the approximate level of the ambient ocean thermocline. The OTEC plant was of the symmetric sparbuoy type with radial or separate discharge configurations. A distinctly stratified ocean with uniform, ambient current velocity was assumed. The following conclusions are obtained: The recirculation potential of an OTEC plant in a stagnant ocean is determined by the interaction of the jet discharge zone and a double sink return flow (one sink being the evaporator intake, the other the jet entrainment). This process occurs in the nearfield of an OTEC plant up to a distance of about three times the ocean mixed layer depth. The stratified internal flow beyond this zone has little effect on recirculation, as have small ocean current velocities (up to 0.10 m/s prototype). Conditions which are conducive to recirculation are characterized by high discharge velocities and large plant flow rates. A design formula is proposed which determines whether recirculation would occur or not as a function of plant design and ocean conditions. On the basis of these results, it can be concluded that a 100 MW OTEC plant with the mixed discharge mode can operate at a typical candidate ocean site without incurring any discharge recirculation
Numerical model for the prediction of transient water quality in estuary networks by
James E Dailey(
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3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mathematical model for the prediction of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries by
M. Llewellyn Thatcher(
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7 editions published between 1922 and 1972 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The salinity structure of a tidal estuary fed by upstream fresh water sources is an important factor of water quality. In addition, this structure is intimately related to the circulation of the estuary because of density currents induced by the saltfresh water relation. Previous investigations in two and three dimensions have been limited to extremely simplified geometrical and steadystate assumptions. One dimensional studies have considered the variable area case, but have been limited to descriptive rather than predictive methods because of the difficulty of handling the downstream boundary condition for the onedimensional salt balance equation and because of the necessity to specify a longitudinal dispersion coefficient based on field data for the estuary being studied. This study presents a predictive numerical model of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries by formulating the problem in finitedifference terms using the onedimensional, tidal time, variable area equations for the conservation of water mass, conservation of momentum and conservation of salt. Tidal time means a time scale of calculation larger than that defining turbulence, but much smaller than a tidal period in order to correctly represent the tidal advection within a tidal period. The tidal dynamic equations are coupled to the conservation of salt equation through a salinitydensity relationship, and the ocean boundary condition for salt is formulated in a manner which depends on the direction of flow at the entrance to the estuary. The longitudinal dispersion coefficient has been shown to be proportional to the magnitude of the local, timevarying longitudinal salinity gradient, and this constant of proportionality has been shown to depend on a dimensionless parameter which expresses the degree of vertical stratification of the estuary. This relationship has been established for a wide range of stratification conditions. The mathematical model has been verified using data from the Waterways Experiment Station salinity flume and field data from the Delaware, the Potomac, and the Hudson. By specifying initial conditions, fresh water hydrographs, and tidal elevations at the ocean, it is possible to predict the timevarying salinity using this model
7 editions published between 1922 and 1972 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The salinity structure of a tidal estuary fed by upstream fresh water sources is an important factor of water quality. In addition, this structure is intimately related to the circulation of the estuary because of density currents induced by the saltfresh water relation. Previous investigations in two and three dimensions have been limited to extremely simplified geometrical and steadystate assumptions. One dimensional studies have considered the variable area case, but have been limited to descriptive rather than predictive methods because of the difficulty of handling the downstream boundary condition for the onedimensional salt balance equation and because of the necessity to specify a longitudinal dispersion coefficient based on field data for the estuary being studied. This study presents a predictive numerical model of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries by formulating the problem in finitedifference terms using the onedimensional, tidal time, variable area equations for the conservation of water mass, conservation of momentum and conservation of salt. Tidal time means a time scale of calculation larger than that defining turbulence, but much smaller than a tidal period in order to correctly represent the tidal advection within a tidal period. The tidal dynamic equations are coupled to the conservation of salt equation through a salinitydensity relationship, and the ocean boundary condition for salt is formulated in a manner which depends on the direction of flow at the entrance to the estuary. The longitudinal dispersion coefficient has been shown to be proportional to the magnitude of the local, timevarying longitudinal salinity gradient, and this constant of proportionality has been shown to depend on a dimensionless parameter which expresses the degree of vertical stratification of the estuary. This relationship has been established for a wide range of stratification conditions. The mathematical model has been verified using data from the Waterways Experiment Station salinity flume and field data from the Delaware, the Potomac, and the Hudson. By specifying initial conditions, fresh water hydrographs, and tidal elevations at the ocean, it is possible to predict the timevarying salinity using this model
A user's manual for threedimensional heated surface discharge computations by
Keith D Stolzenbach(
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8 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An analytical and experimental investigation of surface discharges of heated water by
Keith D Stolzenbach(
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)
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prediction of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries : mathematical model and user's manual by
M. Llewellyn Thatcher(
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2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreword: This report is intended as a documentation of the computer program and as a user's manual for the implementation of the mathematical model for the prediction of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries. The details of the model development and verification are contained in the following report: "A Mathematical Model for the Prediction of Unsteady Salinity Intrusion in Estuaries" by M. Llewellyn Thatcher and Donald R.F. Harleman, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 144, February 1972 also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 727 (index No. 72307Ccb)]. The unsteady salinity intrusion model is onedimensional, although varying degrees of stratification are accounted for in the assumed longitudinal dispersion relationship. This model is a component in two additional studies, one of which is concerned with the twodimensional aspects of salinity intrusion (i.e. vertical salinity and velocity distributions in estuaries): "Mathematical Simulation of Tidal TimeAverages of Salinity and Velocity Profiles in Estuaries" by John S. Fisher, John D. Ditmars and Arthur T. Ippen, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 151, July 1972 [also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 7211 (index No. 72311Ccb)] The second study is concerned with the development of a model for predicting the transient longitudinal distribution of water quality parameters in estuaries: "Numerical Model for the Prediction of Transient Water Quality in Estuary Networks" by James E. Dailey and Donald R.F. Harleman, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 158, October 1972 [also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 7215 (index No. 72315Ccb)] This user's manual therefore assists in the implementation of the analytical and numerical models listed above
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreword: This report is intended as a documentation of the computer program and as a user's manual for the implementation of the mathematical model for the prediction of unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries. The details of the model development and verification are contained in the following report: "A Mathematical Model for the Prediction of Unsteady Salinity Intrusion in Estuaries" by M. Llewellyn Thatcher and Donald R.F. Harleman, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 144, February 1972 also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 727 (index No. 72307Ccb)]. The unsteady salinity intrusion model is onedimensional, although varying degrees of stratification are accounted for in the assumed longitudinal dispersion relationship. This model is a component in two additional studies, one of which is concerned with the twodimensional aspects of salinity intrusion (i.e. vertical salinity and velocity distributions in estuaries): "Mathematical Simulation of Tidal TimeAverages of Salinity and Velocity Profiles in Estuaries" by John S. Fisher, John D. Ditmars and Arthur T. Ippen, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 151, July 1972 [also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 7211 (index No. 72311Ccb)] The second study is concerned with the development of a model for predicting the transient longitudinal distribution of water quality parameters in estuaries: "Numerical Model for the Prediction of Transient Water Quality in Estuary Networks" by James E. Dailey and Donald R.F. Harleman, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Water Resources and Hydrodynamics, Technical Report No. 158, October 1972 [also published by M.I.T. Sea Grant Project Office as Report No. MITSG 7215 (index No. 72315Ccb)] This user's manual therefore assists in the implementation of the analytical and numerical models listed above
A predictive model for thermal stratification and water quality in reservoirs by
Mark Markofsky(
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7 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An assessment of techniques for hydrothermal prediction by
Gerhard H Jirka(
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1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hydrophysical and ecological modelling of deep lakes and reservoirs : summary report of a IIASA Workshop, December 1215,
1977 by IIASA Workshop on Hydrophysical and Ecological Modelling of Deep Lakes and Reservoirs(
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7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onedimensional analysis of salinity intrusion in estuaries by
Arthur Thomas Ippen(
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6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An experimental and analytical study of the basic factors which determine the instantaneous longitudinal distribution of salinity in a partially mixed estuary of constant section is presented. The masstransfer equation is solved in two parts: (a) the quasisteadystate convectivediffusion problem for an observer moving with the tidal velocity, and (b) the cyclic translation of saline water due to the tidal velocity. In the steadystate portion the apparent longitudinal diffusion coefficient is a function of the turbulence induced by the tide and of the internal circulations induced by the density difference. An expression is developed for the intrusion length as a function of the estuary length, mean depth, tidal amplitude and period, freshwater discharge, ocean salinity, and estuary roughness. A stratification number is defined which expresses the degree of stratification or mixing in an estuary. (Author)
6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An experimental and analytical study of the basic factors which determine the instantaneous longitudinal distribution of salinity in a partially mixed estuary of constant section is presented. The masstransfer equation is solved in two parts: (a) the quasisteadystate convectivediffusion problem for an observer moving with the tidal velocity, and (b) the cyclic translation of saline water due to the tidal velocity. In the steadystate portion the apparent longitudinal diffusion coefficient is a function of the turbulence induced by the tide and of the internal circulations induced by the density difference. An expression is developed for the intrusion length as a function of the estuary length, mean depth, tidal amplitude and period, freshwater discharge, ocean salinity, and estuary roughness. A stratification number is defined which expresses the degree of stratification or mixing in an estuary. (Author)
Twodimensional aspects of salinity intrusion in estuaries : analysis of salinity and velocity distributions by
Donald R. F Harleman(
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4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The present purpose of the investigation is to determine the effects of the physical and hydraulic features of estuaries (such as tidal prism, tidal range, freshwater discharge, channel depth, channel width, etc.) on the extent of salinity intrustion, the nature of salinity intrustion, the magnitudes and durations of current velocities, and other factors considered essential to proper solution of estuarine problems encountered by the Corps of Engineers
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The present purpose of the investigation is to determine the effects of the physical and hydraulic features of estuaries (such as tidal prism, tidal range, freshwater discharge, channel depth, channel width, etc.) on the extent of salinity intrustion, the nature of salinity intrustion, the magnitudes and durations of current velocities, and other factors considered essential to proper solution of estuarine problems encountered by the Corps of Engineers
Dinámica de los fluidos : con aplicaciones en la ingeniería by
James W Daily(
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11 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unsteady salinity intrusion in estuaries by
Donald R. F Harleman(
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3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The computation of tides and currents in estuaries and canals by
Donald R. F Harleman(
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2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The investigation was concerned with analysis of onedimensional tidal motion in the two principal types of tidal waterways: (1) estuaries open to the ocean at one end and merging with a river at the opposite end; and (2) canals or waterways connecting two independent tidal bodies. The objectives of the research program were to classify tidal problems in terms of boundary conditions, to discuss available analytical and numerical procedures, and to recommend an appropriate method of solution for tidal problems. (Author)
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The investigation was concerned with analysis of onedimensional tidal motion in the two principal types of tidal waterways: (1) estuaries open to the ocean at one end and merging with a river at the opposite end; and (2) canals or waterways connecting two independent tidal bodies. The objectives of the research program were to classify tidal problems in terms of boundary conditions, to discuss available analytical and numerical procedures, and to recommend an appropriate method of solution for tidal problems. (Author)
Experimental study of a submerged multiport diffuser in a tidal bay : (condenser water discharge from the Maine Yankee Atomic
Power Station) by
Gerhard Jirka(
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4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Daily, James W. Author
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 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Civil Engineering
 Stolzenbach, Keith D. Author
 Jirka, Gerhard H. Author
 Adams, E. Eric Author
 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Hydrodynamics Laboratory
 United States Environmental Protection Agency Water Quality Office
 United States Environmental Protection Agency
 Markofsky, Mark Author
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Charleman, D. 19222005
Donald R. F. Harleman American engineer
Donald R. F. Harleman Amerikaans ingenieur (19222005)
Donald R. F. Harleman enginyer estatunidenc
Harleman, D.
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Harleman, D. R. F. 19222005
Harleman, D. R. F. (Donald R. F.)
Harleman, D. R. F. (Donald R. F.), 19222005
Harleman Donald Robert Fergusson
Harleman, Donald Robert Fergusson 19222005
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