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- Cui, Yantao; Parker, Gary; Lisle, Thomas E.; Pizzuto, James E.; Dodd, Annjanette M.
- Earth surface processes and landforms 2005 v.30 no.1 pp. 107
- rivers; streams; alluvium; sediment deposition; sediment transport; equations
- ... Sediment waves or pulses can form in rivers following variations in input from landslides, debris flows, and other sources. The question as to how rivers cope with such sediment inputs is of considerable practical interest. Experimental, numerical and field evidence assembled by the authors suggests that in mountain gravel-bed streams, such pulses show relatively little translation, instead mostly ...