Conventional Integral Solutions of the GVF Equation

  • Chyan-Deng Jan
Part of the Advances in Geophysical and Environmental Mechanics and Mathematics book series (AGEM)


The gradually-varied flow (GVF) equation for flow in open channels is normalized using the normal depth, hn, before it can be analytically solved by the direct integration method.


Flow Depth Infinite Series Geometric Element Mathematica Software Gaussian Hypergeometric Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Hydraulic and Ocean EngineeringNational Cheng Kung UniversityTainanTaiwan

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