See Table B-1
An unacceptable term. Use sediment deposition, sediment discharge, or sediment
yield as appropriate.
SMS officially replaced FastTABS in 1996. A computer program that provides a
graphical, point and click means for performing pre- and post-processing for surface
water numerical models.
Developed at the Waterways Experiment Station and Brigham Young University.
Corps of Engineers employees may contact the Waterways Experiment Station for
more information via e-mail at SMS@erdc.usace.army.mil, or call (601) 634-3339.
The US Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, Hydraulics
Laboratory, Vicksburg, Mississippi, provides TABS-MD Numerical Model
maintenance and support for Army Corps installations. To find out about availability
and support for the TABS modeling system, contact the Coastal and Hydraulics
Laboratory via e-mail at SMS@erdc.usace.army.mil, or call (601) 634-3339.
Junction element, transition element, or control structure element.
Ratio of the mass of any volume of a substance to the mass of an equal volume of
water at 4 degrees C.
Specific weight of sediment deposits
The dry weight of sediment particles within a unit volume of the deposit expressed
as pounds per cubic foot.
Specific weight of sediment particles
The dry weight of sedimentary material per cubic foot of volume assuming no voids.
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