Calibration of a grate on a sloping channel

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2006
Sipahi, Sabri Özgür
In this study a setup is designed and constructed in the Hydromechanics Laboratory of Middle East Technical University in order to observe the flow through grate inlets under different flow and geometry conditions. The rate of interception of flow is determined over a rectangular channel through preliminary experiments run on the tilting flume. The performance of the new set setup has been examined and grate efficiency is obtained both in terms of longitudinal slope and the Froude number. The results which are obtained show that the setup can be used to conduct experiments to obtain a general expression for grate efficiency.

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S. Ö. Sipahi, “Calibration of a grate on a sloping channel,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2006.