Open-channel flow involves, amongst other things, the management of watercourses for the purpose of navigability, damming of lakes for power generation and/or storage of drinking water and flood protection measures.
Open channel and closed channel flow
Flow processes on different structures in open and closed channel flows; losses at inlet and outlet.
Experimental flume 86x300mm
Experimental section for performing flow experiments in open flumes with lengths of 2,5m or 5m available, closed water circuit and inclination adjustment.
Flow around various drag bodies and incident flow of weirs.
Plate weirs for HM 150
Discharge measurement in open channels using two measuring weirs.
Visualisation of streamlines in an open channel
Flow around various drag bodies and incident flow of weirs; ink as contrast medium.