Water - Net Flow Net Flow 3 River Lake Interface Case 1...

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1 River – Water Flow Height = River – Water Flow Flow (gallons/ minute): ~ velocity x gallons/unit length Velocity ~ slope – change in potential energy Gallons/unit length ~ (factor) x depth x width Height Net Flow
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2 River – Water Flow Where does the water come from? Flow (gallons/ minute): ~ velocity x gallons/unit length Velocity ~ slope – change in potential energy Gallons/unit length ~ (factor) x depth x width Height Net Flow Net Flow River – Water Flow Where does the water come from? Flow (gallons/ minute): ~ velocity x gallons/unit length Velocity ~ slope – change in potential energy Gallons/unit length ~ (factor) x depth x width Height
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Unformatted text preview: Net Flow Net Flow 3 River Lake Interface Case 1 Lake River Equilibrium no slope at surface and no water in/out overall River Lake Interface Case 2 Lake Net Flow River Non-Equilibrium net slope at surface a source of water Source Out 4 River Lake Interface Case 3 Lake River Non-Equilibrium time-varying source of water (rainfall rate) and spatial non-uniformity Net Flow River Lake Interface Case 4 Lake River Non-Equilibrium time-varying loss of water (evaporation) Evaporation 5 River Waterfall Source Net Flow? River Waterfall Source...
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This note was uploaded on 03/25/2011 for the course ECE 305 taught by Professor Melloch during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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