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The National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics(NCED) is a National Science Foundation (NSF) Science and Technology Center (STC). We began operation in August, 2002, and we are headquartered at the St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL).
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StreamLab06: Overview of Experiments, Instrumentation, and Data collection

Marr, Jeff; Wilcock, Peter; Hondzo, Miki; Foufoula-Georgiou, Efi; Johnson, Sarah; Hill, Craig; Leonardson, Rebecca; Nelson, Peter; Venditti, Jeremy; O'Connor, Ben; Ellis, Christopher R.; Mullin, James; Jefferson, Anne; Clark, Jeff (St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, 2010-11)
This report summarizes the StreamLab06 experimental research program conducted in the St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL) Main Channel facility from April through October 2006. The experiments were funded through the ...

Index Test of Unit #1 Prospect Powerhouse #2

Voigt, Richard L. (St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, 1987-11)
An index test was performed September 30 and October 1, 1987, on Unit #1 of Prospect Powerhouse #2, located near the town of Prospect, Oregon. The testing was requested by the American Hydro Corporation and was scheduled ...

Physical Model Study of the Fairfax Water Off-Shore Intake: New Modifications and the Study of the Flow Patterns around the Sand Barrier

Mohseni, Omid; Howard, Adam; Lueker, Matthew (St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, 2008-09)
To withdraw better water quality from the Potomac River for a water treatment plant during flow conditions under 20,000 cfs, Fairfax Water in VA had an off-shore river intake built in 2004. The intake was comprised of a ...

NCED 2011 Annual Report

Foufoula-Georgiou, Efi (National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, 2011-05-01)
Civilization, by its very nature, has involved reshaping the natural environment to fit human needs. We have altered landscapes and ecosystems to enhance food supplies, reduce exposure to natural dangers, and promote ...

NCED 2010 Annual Report

Foufoula-Georgiou, Efi (National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, 2010-05-01)
Our research is unified by a focus on a fundamental component of the Earth-surface system—channel networks and their surroundings—that recurs in varying but fundamentally related forms across a wide range of ...

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