Power Technology and Engineering

, Volume 52, Issue 5, pp 530–533 | Cite as

A Level-Fall Wave in the Headwater of a Hydroelectric Complex After a Partial Instantaneous Dam Failure

  • A. A. GusevEmail author

Results of experimental studies of the current in the upper pool after an emergency partial instantaneous dam failure are examined.


dam failure upper pool level-fall wave experiment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Moscow State University of Civil Engineering National Research UniversityMoscowRussia

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