Modeling of Kampar River Discharge as a Solitary Wave

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    • Mubarak .
    • . .
  • Bono wave, Kampar River, KdV equations, soliton theory, tidal bore.
  • The propagation of tidal bore in Kampar River is investigated through a soliton theory.  For far field region, the Bono wave can be treated as a solitary wave propagates on the open channel flow. The wave propagation in term of the Korteweg-de  Vries (KdV) equations will be described. A single soliton solution and environmental effect will be obtained. The result shows that the amplitude of tidal bore is about 5m it will have the velocity 11.6 m/s and its wavelength 30m.  We found that  the river discharge will decrease the tidal bore velocity and decay the amplitude.



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    ., M., & ., . (2018). Modeling of Kampar River Discharge as a Solitary Wave. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7(3.6), 138-141.