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Modelling the Flow Structure in Local Scour Around Bridge Pier

Keywords: Pier Scour, Open Channel, Boundary Shear Stresses, Navior-Stokes Equations, FLUENT

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

Volume 33 ,  Issue 2


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