Experimental Braided Stream Paola
By Chris Paola, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota
This movie shows a small part of experiment XES 99-1, done at the Experimental Earthscape Facility at the St. Anthony Falls Hydraulic Laboratory, University of Minnesota.
*Basin: 3 m wide x 6 m long.
*Basin floor subsides through time.
*Sediment and water mixture enters from 4 input sites at the top of the frame.
*Autocyclic events (mostly labeled) include avulsion, lateral sweeping, channel expansion events, bar migration, nickpoint retreat.
File 31410 is a 10.7MB Quicktime MP4 Video
Uploaded: Jan24 12
Last Modified: 2012-01-24 10:03:35