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Experimental Study of Gravel Nourishment on Sandy Beach

  • Muhajjir
  • Koyo Sunamoto
  • Hiroki Suga
  • Shin-Ichi Aoki
  • Rajuli Amra
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Abstract

Two series of experiments were conducted to investigate the performance of gravel nourishment for the beach encountering erosion problem. The effect of gravel nourishment was obtained by comparing the results of beach profile variation in the series of hydraulic experiments. The key findings in this research are the influence of armoring-effect and mixture-effect in sediment transport. The results of this study could be the insight and recommendation in solving the beach erosion problem.

Keywords

Gravel nourishment profile response armor-effect mixture-effect sediment transport rate shoreline retreat 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Muhajjir
    • 1
  • Koyo Sunamoto
    • 1
  • Hiroki Suga
    • 1
  • Shin-Ichi Aoki
    • 1
  • Rajuli Amra
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringOsaka UniversitySuitaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringTeuku Umar University‎MeulabohIndonesia

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