Turbulence and turbulent flux events in a small estuary

  title={Turbulence and turbulent flux events in a small estuary},
  author={Mark Trevethan and Hubert Chanson},
  journal={Environmental Fluid Mechanics},
Relatively little systematic research has been conducted on the turbulence characteristics of small estuaries. In the present study, detailed measurements were conducted in a small subtropical estuary with a focus on turbulent flux events. Acoustic Doppler velocimeters were installed in the mid-estuary at fixed locations and sampled simultaneously and continuously for 50 h. A turbulent flux event analysis was performed for the entire data sets extending the technique of Narasimha et al. (Phil… 
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