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Oscillating jump

Description

The experiment was carried out at the Hydraulics laboratory of RomaTre University. An oscillating jump develops downstream of a drop structure. The oscillating jump or oscillating jet is a transition condition between an hydraulic jump (submerged jet flow) and an undular jump (surface wave flow).

Author

Claudia Adduce

Copyright

Claudia Adduce

References

Adduce C. and La Rocca M., 2006, Local scouring due to turbulent water jets downstream of a trapezoidal drop: laboratory experiments and stability analysis, Water Resources Research. 42, W02405, doi:10.1029/2005WR004139.