Qun Zhao, James T Kirby, Jack A Puleo


In this paper, we re-derived the Bagnold formula and showed that the net onshore sediment transport is correlated to the bottom shear stress. The reformulated model is tested with data and
and showed very promising future.


BBB formula; on-shore sediment transport; free stream velocity

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Zhao, Q., J. T. Kirby and J. A. Puleo (2010): Bagnold formula revisited: Can energetics models be used to model on-shore sediment transport? In preparation.