Sediment Transport Flume


This channel is designed to provide  long stream-wise length to accomodate the transport lengths often necessary for detailed sediment transport research. 


  • 0.5 m wide x 26.8 m long 0.6 m deep (1.7 ft x 88 ft x 2 ft)
  • Bed Slopes up to 2%
  • Sediment recirculation system and sediment feeders
  • Can be scanned by the Model Floor Data carriage, the largest data carriage at SAFL