Modeling the pathways of nonconservative substances in estuaries

Tamara Wood, Antonio Baptista

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Abstract

ELAmet is a model for nonconservative chemical transport which solves the advection/dispersion/transformation equation using a modification of Eulerian-Lagrangian methods. In this paper we isolate the chemical transformation portion of the problem, present the equations that represent nonconservative chemical behavior in their general form, and discuss the method of solution. ELAmet decouples the time step used for solving diffusion from that used for solving the chemical transformations; some implications of this decoupling are discussed, with examples in a 1-dimensional domain.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProc 2 Int Conf Estuarine Coastal Model
PublisherPubl by ASCE
Pages280-291
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)0872628612
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992
EventProceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling - Tampa, FL, USA
Duration: Nov 13 1992Nov 15 1992

Publication series

NameProc 2 Int Conf Estuarine Coastal Model

Other

OtherProceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling
CityTampa, FL, USA
Period11/13/9211/15/92

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Wood, T., & Baptista, A. (1992). Modeling the pathways of nonconservative substances in estuaries. In Proc 2 Int Conf Estuarine Coastal Model (pp. 280-291). (Proc 2 Int Conf Estuarine Coastal Model). Publ by ASCE.