Validation of Dam-Break Problem over Dry Bed using SPH
( Vol-4,Issue-12,December 2017 )

Kaan Dal, Stefania Evangelista, Ada Yilmaz, Selahattin Kocaman


Dam-Break, SPH, Flood Wave, Experimental Study.


In this study, a comparison was made between experimental and numerical analysis results using the classical dam-break test case over dry bed. DualSPHysics software based on Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) method was used to make the numerical analysis. Experimental data were obtained from Kocaman [1]’s laboratory setup through image processing technique. It was observed that the numerical and experimental results are in good agreement.

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