2-ft Flume Facility

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Basic Specifications
Overseeing Organization United States Army Corp of Engineers (ERDC)
Hydrodynamic Testing Facility Type Flume

Length(m) 61
Beam(m) 0.6
Depth(m) 1.8
Water Type Freshwater

Participation in TEAMER
TEAMER Facility No

Towing Capabilities
Towing Capabilities None

Wavemaking Capabilities
Wavemaking Capabilities Yes
Maximum Wave Height(m) 0.6
Maximum Wave Height(m) at Wave Period(s) 10
Wave Period Range(s) 10
Current Velocity Range(m/s) 0
Programmable Wavemaking Yes

Simulated Beach No
Channel/Tunnel/Flume Yes

Wind Capabilities
Wind Capabilities None

Control and Data Acquisition
Description Automated data acquisition and control system

Cameras None

Available Sensors Flow, Pressure Range(psi), Turbulence, Velocity, Wave Probe
Data Generation Capability
Real-Time No

Test Services
Past Pertinent Test Experience Studies done for Yaquina, WA, RIB floating breakwater, generalized Core-Loc stability tests, Cresent City, CA, generalized dolos structural tests, jetty stability
Special Characteristics
Special Characteristics None

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