Role of Transverse Displacements in the Formation of Subaqueous Barchan Dunes.

@article{Alvarez2018RoleOT,
  title={Role of Transverse Displacements in the Formation of Subaqueous Barchan Dunes.},
  author={Carlos A. Alvarez and E. Franklin},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  year={2018},
  volume={121 16},
  pages={
          164503
        }
}
Crescentic shape dunes, known as barchan dunes, are formed by the action of a fluid flow on a granular bed. These bedforms are common in many environments, existing under water or in air, and being formed from grains organized in different initial arrangements. Although they are frequently found in nature and industry, details about their development are still to be understood. In a recent paper [C. A. Alvarez and E. M. Franklin, Phys. Rev. E 96, 062906 (2017)PRESCM2470-004510.1103/PhysRevE.96… Expand
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