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Arnold, U., Pasche, E. and Rouve, G. (1985). “Mixing in Rivers of Compound Cross Section”


Boxall & Guymer - Estimating transverse mixing coefficient

Boxall & Guymer - Locating Outfalls on Meandering Channels to Optimise Transverse Mixing

Beltaos, S., 1980. Transverse mixing tests in natural streams.


Chau - Transverse mixing coefficient measurements in an open rectangular channel

Chu, V.H., Babarutsi, S., 1988. Confinement and bed-friction effects in shallow turbulent mixing layers.

Cokljat, D. andYounis, B. (1995). “Second Order Closure Study of Open-channel Flows”


Djordjevic, S. (1993). “Mathematical Model of Unsteady Transport and its Experimental Validation in Compound Open Channel Flow”


Elder, J.W., 1959. The dispersion of marked fluid in turbulent shear flow.#


Fischer, et al., 1979. Mixing in Inland and Coastal Waters.

Fukuoka, S. and Fujita, K. (1989). “Prediction of Flow Resistance in Compound Channels and its Application to Design of River Courses”


Ghosh, S., and Jena, S. B., "Boundary Shear Distribution in Open Channel Compound,"

Guymer, Wilson & Boxall - Modelling Solute Transport Processes in Free Surface Flow CFD Schemes


Hey, Bathurst and Thorne - Secondary Flow and Shear Stress at River Bends


Ikeda, S.,Murayam, N. and Kuga, T. (1995). “Stability of Horizontal Vortices in Compound Open Channel Flow and their 3-D Structure”



Kawahara, Y. and Tamai, N. (1988). “Numerical Calculation of Turbulent Flows in Compound Channels with an Algebraic Stress Turbulence Model”

Kearney, D.J. (2000). “Turbulent Diffusion in Channels of Complex Geometry”

Knight & Shiono - Turbulent open-channel flows with variable depth across the channel

Knight, Samuels & Shiono - River Flow Simulation: Research and Developments


Lam Lau - Modeling Transverse Mixing in Natural StreamsModeling Transverse Mixing in Natural Streams

Lau, Y.L., Krishnappan, B.G., 1977. Transverse dispersion in rectangular channel.

Liao & Knight - Analytic stage–discharge formulae for flow in straight trapezoidal open channels

Liggett, J. A., Chiu, C. L., and Miao, L. S., "Secondary Currents in a Corner,"

Lin, B. and Shiono, K. (1995). “Numerical Modelling of Solute Transport in Compound Channel Flows”


Miller, A.C., Richardson, E.V., 1974. Diffusion and dispersion in open channel flow.

Melling, A., and Whitelaw, J. H., "Turbulent Flow in a Rectangular Duct,"

Myers, W. R. C , "Momentum Transfer in a Compound Channel,"

Myers, W. R. C , and Elsawy, E. M., "Boundary Shear in Channel with Flood Plain,"


Naot, D. and Rodi, W. (1982). “Calculation of Secondary Currents in Channel Flow”

Naot, D., Nezu, I. and Nakagawa, H. (1993). “Hydrodynamic Behaviour of Compound Rectangular Open Channels”

Nezu, I. (1996). “Experimental and Numerical Study on 3- D Turbulent Structures in Compound Open-channel Flows”

Nokes, R.I. and Hughes, G.O. (1994). “Turbulent Mixing in Uniform Channels of Irregular Cross-section”

Nokes, R.I. and Wood, I.R. (1988). “Vertical and Lateral Turbulent Dispersion: Some Experimental Results”


Okoye, J.K., 1970. Characteristics of Transverse Mixing in Open Channel Flows.


Patanker, S.V. and Spalding, D.B. (1972). “A Calcuation Procedure for Heat, Mass and Momentum Transfer in Three Dimensional Parabolic Flows”

Patel, V. C , "Calibration of the Preston Tube and Limitations on its Use in Pressure Gradients,"

Pezzinga - Velocity Distribution in Compound Channel Flows by Numerical Modeling

Prych, E.A., 1970. Effects of Density Differences on Lateral Mixing in Open Channel Flows.



Rajaratnam, N., and Ahmadi, R., "Hydraulics of Channels with Flood-Plains,"

Rajaratnam, N., and Ahmadi, R. M., "Interaction between Main Channel and Flood Plain Flows,"


Sayre, W.W., Chang, F.M., 1968. A Laboratory Investigation of the Open Channel Dispersion Process of Dissolved, Suspended and Floating Dispersants.

Sellin, R.H.J. (1964). “A Laboratory Investigation in to the Interaction between Flowin the Channel of a River and that of its Floodplain”

Shiono & Feng - Turbulence measurements of dye concentration and effects of secondary flow on distribution in open channel flows

Simoes, F.J.M. and Wang, S.S.Y. (1997). “Numerical Prediction of Three Dimensional Mixing in a Compound Channel”

Spence & Guymer - Laboratory Study of Transverse Solute Mixing During In-Bank and Over-Bank Flows

Shiono, Scott & Kearney - Predictions of solute transport in a compound channel using turbulence models

Sullivan, P.J., 1968. Dispersion in a Turbulent Shear Flow.


Tang & Knight - A general model of lateral depth-averaged velocity distributions for open channel flows

Tominaga, A. and Nezu, I. (1991). “Turbulent Structure in Compound Open Channel Flows”

Tracy, H. J., "Turbulent Flow in a Three-Dimensional Channel,"




Wood, I.R. and Liang, T. (1989). “Dispersion in an Open Channel with a Step in the Cross-section”

Wright, R. R., and Carstens, M. R., "Linear-Momentum Flux to Overbank Sections,"



Yen, C. L., and Overton, D. E., "Shape Effects on Resistance in Flood-Plain Channels,"


Zeng, Huai & Guymer - Transverse Mixing in a Trapezoidal Compound Open Channel

Zhi & Singh - Longitudinal Dispersion Coefficient in Straight Rivers

Zheleznyakov, G. V., "Interaction of Channel and Flood Plain Streams,"