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Author International Seminar on Dam Protections against Overtopping and Accidental Leakage (1st : 2014 : Madrid, Spain)

Title Dam protections against overtopping and accidental leakage : Proceedings of the 1st International Seminar on Dam Protections against Overtopping and Accidental Leakage, Madrid, Spain, 24-26 November 2014 / editors, Miguel Ángel Toledo, Rafael Morán, Eugenio Oñate.

Published Leiden, The Netherlands : CRC Press/Balkema, [2015].


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Physical description 305 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Keynote lectures -- Technical manual : overtopping protection for dams / T.E. Hepler -- Review of embankment dam protections and a design methodology for downstream rockfill toes / R. Morán -- Flood overtopping protection for concrete dams / W.R. Fiedler -- Failure of embankment dams due to overtopping or accidental leakage -- Dam failures of embankment dams caused by overtopping or accidental leakage - new aspects for breach widening and deepening processes / A. Vogel, J.-R. Courivaud & K. Jarecka -- Failure of dams due to overtopping - a historical prospective / M.J. Harris -- Overtopping and internal erosion on small dams in Burkina Faso / A. Nombré, E.A. Somda, M. Kabore & F. Millogo -- Failure of the downstream shoulder of rockfill dams in overtopping or accidental leakage scenario / M.Á. Toledo, H. Campos, Á. Lara & R. Cobo -- Structural failure of the clay core or the upstream face of rockfill dams in overtopping scenario / M.Á. Toledo, R.M. Alves & R. Morán -- Simulation of the beginning of failure in rockfill dams caused by overtopping / A. Larese, R. Rossi & E. Oñate -- CFD study of the time dependent flow pattern around the slope of rockfill dams in overtopping scenario / J. San Mauro, M.Á. Toledo & R. Morán -- Soft protections for embankment dams -- Design of overtopping-resistant rockfill dams / M.Á. Toledo & L. Morera -- Isoresistant double slope for the optimization of overtopping-resistant rockfill dams / M.Á. Toledo & L. Morera -- Practical challenges and experience from large-scale overtopping tests with placed riprap / P.H. Hiller & L. Lia -- Hard protections for embankment dams -- Continuously-reinforced concrete slab spillways built over embankment dams in Spain: Molino de la Hoz and Llodio Dams / R.M. Alves & R. Morán -- Comprehensive literature review on dam overtopping incidents / N. Tavakoli -- Barriga Dam spillway: a case study of wedge-shaped blocks technology / R. Morán & M.Á. Toledo -- Physical and numerical modeling for understanding the hydraulic behaviour or Wedge-Shaped-Blocks spillways / F.J. Caballero, F. Salazar, J. San Mauro & M.Á. Toledo -- Masonry dams failure due to overtopping and its protections -- Failures of masonry or concrete dams by overtopping / A. Vogel, F. Laugier & E. Bourdarot -- Laboratory measurements and numerical simulations of overtopping nappe impingement jets / J.M. Carrillo & L.G. Castillo -- Characterization of the dynamic actions and scour estimation downstream of a dam / L.G. Castillo & J.M. Carrillo -- Highly-converging chutes as an overtopping protection for concrete dams: physical and numerical modelling / L. Morera, J. San Mauro, F. Salazar & M.Á. Toledo -- Miscellaneous -- Probabilistic methods for hydrologic dam safety analysis / I. Flores, A. Sordo-Ward & L. Garrote -- Two-dimensional direct rainfall hydraulic models applied to direct calculation of hydrologic events in dams to prevent overtopping / P. Batanero, I. Martinez & E. Martinez -- CFD analysis of flow pattern in labyrinth weirs / F. Salazar, J. San Mauro, E. Oñate & M.Á. Toledo -- Analysis of the design of energy-dissipating structure in spillways / I. Robles, A. Palacio & A. Rodriguez.
Other author Toledo, Miguel Ángel, editor.
Morán, Rafael, editor.
Oñate, E., editor.
Subject Earth dams -- Design and construction -- Congresses.
Dam failures -- Congresses.
Dam safety -- Congresses.
Conference papers and proceedings.
ISBN 1138028088