By A. Gyr,Wolfgang Kinzelbach

it truly is glaring, that for a few ecological and technical difficulties in rivers and lakes a greater wisdom of sediment delivery and sedimentation is required including the power to foretell and simulate sediment behaviour. nevertheless, a stagnation of study in those themes should be saw within the final a long time. on the Symposium an try used to be made to provide new leads to arithmetic and typical sciences proper for the sediment challenge. New ideas have been mentioned to take on the complexity of the matter. simple theoretical learn and laboratory experiments by myself are incomplete with no suggestions from box observations and measurements. as a result recognized researchers from either uncomplicated and engineering sciences have been invited.
Turbulence, non-local phenomena, balance, interplay, suggestions platforms, self-organization, two-phase stream and chaotic strategies, numerical simulations in addition to size concepts and box effects have been the key terms of the Symposium. This court cases are a superb resource for these attracted to the country of the art.

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