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Colusa Weir Sedimentation Investigation
General report of the study including some tables
Maps, graphical data, correspondence, photographs
Proposal to the State Reclamation Board by Einstein to perform Engineering Services for the Colusa Weir project
A Copy of the invitation for proposals.
General Location Map
Sacramento River Alignment Map
Graphs - discharge curves, frequency of flows, water surface slope
Tables - Duration and frequency of flow, Discharge over Colusa Weir (daily) 1940-1965.
Colusa Weir Investigation reports - office reports for the Reclamation Board
Drilling and Sampling Log
Calculations for Bed Load Function Sacramento River
Channel Stability in the Middle Rio Grande
Large notebook containing maps, progress reports, assorted calculations (most handwritten), some correspondence 1947-48.
Silica Flour Experiments
Silica Flour Flume Experiments (original data) May-Aug. 1957
Bed Load Transport of Silica Flour (original data) 1959 with George Kalkanis
Velocity and Sediment Distribution
Volume I - (original data) 1952-53
-- Pitot tube calibration
-- Channel roughness
Volume II - (original data) 1954
-- Runs C-8, S-5- S-7
Volume III - (original data) 1954
-- Runs C-9 - C-11 and S-8 - S-18
Atchafalaya River Study
The Atchafalaya River Study - a report 1951
Volume 3, put out by the U.S. Corps of Engineers.
Memorandum - February 1, 1952
Subject - Bed Load Transport Data and Computations for Old, Atchafalaya, and Mississippi Rivers, by Dr. Straub's Method
Investigation of Scour and Deposits in the Vicinity of Crevasses. June 9, 1952 includes maps
Memorandum - July 9, 1952
Scope and Content Note
Bed-Load Function of the Atchafalaya River, Miles 0 - 41.7
Table - Suspended Sediment Observations: Atchafalaya River at Simmesport, LA
Sediment Load graphs
Hydrographs with some tables
Correspondence, agenda, data related to conference on the Atchafalaya River Study.
Studies of River Bed Material
Atchafalaya River (1) Suspended Sediment Distribution -- data & calculations
Atchafalaya River (2) Velocity Distribution, Determination of K and Measured Z, vs. Theoretical Z
Atchafalaya River (3) Map, 1950 cross-section and slope, bed material samples. Calculation ot total load from point sample of suspended load, determination of curve.
Old River Study
Old River Control - Closure of Old River November 1953
Old River Control Structures - Structural Design April 27, 1954
Mississippi River and Tributaries Old River Control April 1954
Appendix A to Design Memorandum No. 1 - Sedimentation
Slightly Revised version -- May 1954
Old River Control Sediment Diversion Model Study -- Outline of Tests and Results September 9, 1955
Report of Model Study - Old River Outlet Channel - Spoil Bank Locations September 1955
Old River Control Structure Sediment Diversion (Second Phase)
Technical Memorandum, Report 2 October 1957
Project plans, maps, model calculations
Calculations, photos, plates
Bear River Study
Preliminary Report on the Sedimentation in the Bear River Channel between Cutler Dam and the Preston Bridge, Utah 1951
Scope and Content Note
Los Gatos Creek Channel Study
Figures and Plates (originals)
Correspondence, bookeeping paperwork related to project
Progress sheets, calculations
Salinas River Project
Salinas River, Calif. (Interim Report) 1947
Scope and Content Note
Report on the Investigation of the Fundamentals of the Action of River Training Structures July 1950
Level Book - sample data for the sedimentation study
Maps, data sheets
Notebook of photographs - Revetment Study
Investigation of the Fundamentals of the Action of River Training Structures August 1949 (appears to be preliminary to 9.2 above.
Notes on Use of Impermeable Spur Dikes for Stream Bank Stabilization February 1947 (by Vernon J. Palmer)
Data sheets for 1950-51 flood runoff season collected by USGS
California Streams and Their Sediment Load
Notes on the mineralogy of some sands from the Arroyo Seco and Salinas River (by Osborne Hutton)
Alphabetical list of dams under jurisdiction of the state of California
Salinas River suspended Load samples at San Lucas, Bed Material Samples by Chien at San Ardo, San Lucas and King City
Total Load calculation
Financial statements, correspondence, grant proposals
Financial statements, forms, related correspondence
Channel Improvements in Alluvial Streams 1948 (by A.P. Grant)
Transport in Arroyo Seco (Karl S. Pister)
Photographs and negatives
Original Data - Bed Load Transport in Salinas River, Arroyo Seco, San Antonio River, and Nacimiento Rivers
E.B.M.U.D. Hydraulic Studies
Hydraulic Model Study of Grit Chambers for the 34th Street Raw Sewage Pumping Plant
Scope and Content Note
Calculations - handwritten
Correspondence, accounting forms, reports attached to correspondence
Photos and plans
Illustrative mater (5 figures)- drawings & calculations
Tides And Canals
Flow in Tidal Canals 1937
Scope and Content Note
Tides and Currents in Chesapeake and Delaware Canal
The Prediction of Tidal Flows in Canals and Estuaries - First Report July 1954
The Calculation of Tidal Flows in the Panama-Sea-Level Canal by the Linearized Method - Second Report November 1956
Study of Causes of Instability in Tidal Calculations using the Electric Analog Model - Third Report February 1960
Analytic and Numerical Methods for the Prediction of Tidal Elevations and Tidal Flows in Canals and Estuaries - Final Report- December 1960
Stability of Tidal Inlets - a progress report April 1958
Interim Report on Office Studies of Tidal Theories Prepared by Philadelphia District for Committee on Tidal Hydraulics October 1951
Preliminary Sheets and extra prints of 11.8 calculations 1950-1951
Data for St. Lucie Canal
Factors in the Movement of Bed-Load in Channels and in its Relation to Suspended Load - by A.R. Thomas 1945
The Efficiency of Suspended-Sediment Sampling (Original data) by Ning Chien
1 large binder of calculations, notes, drawings - handwritten
Class and Student Work - Civil Engineering 263, 298, 275, others
Student reports - short papers summarizing, abstracting articles, papers, in hydrology. CE 275
Student reports - same as above - from CE 263
Class handouts, student papers (review of literature as above) - CE 298
Selected Bibliography on Sedimentation for CE 206 Compiled by Einstein for class
The Bed Load Flume - Richmond Field Station by P.F. Ruff and D.R. Dudler under Direction of Einstein September 1956
Hydraulic Energy Dissipators by Enrique Escudero for CE 299 Fall 1970
Discharge Measurement Notes State of Arkansas near Pine Bluff 1957-
Dardanelle Sediment Report - measurements at numerous gaging stations
Folder of loose, unlabeled photos - marked 1913 - Iowa One says Pit River Dam
Photographs - Model Studies Arroyo Seco Flood Control Barriers 1942
Unmarked illustrations, calculations - in o envelope
Publications, Reports, Papers, et al not by Einstein
Soil Conservation - July 1942 Vol. VIII, no. 1
PG&E folder on the Feather River Project
A Numerical Test of the bs - Theory by Lt. Col. T. Blench 1946
Flow and Sediment Transport in the Vicinity of Screens
Scope and Content Note
Memorandum on the Typical Characteristics of Taiwan (Formosa) Rivers
Three Rating Curves submitted to Einstein for his opinion 1959
Engineering Geology of San Francisco Bay by Parker D. Trask and Jack W. Rolston (typewritten copy)
Watershed Approach to Sedimentation Problems by Wendell R. LaDue with discussion by H.Einstein & Alex Van Praag, Jr. (no date or pub. data)
Berekeningen over de afsluiting van de Brielsche Maas en Botlek met practische beschorwingen over getijberekeningen in het algemeen by J.J. Dronkers. some typed translation included De Ingenieur - 63e No. 40 5 October 1951.
Journal of the Hydraulics Division November 1962
Journal of the Hydraulics Division July 1967
Development of the Mechanics of Sediment Transportation Vito A. Vanoni
Scope and Content Note
Sediment Transport in Cache Creek Drainage Basin in the Coast Ranges West of Sacramento, California by Lawrence K. Lustig and Robert D. Busch in Geological Survey Professional Paper 562-A 1967
Photostats representing beginning of study of relation of tidal currents to the San Francisco Bar. Submitted to Einstein by H.G. Gerdes, 1955.
Exhibit Drawings - Salt Water Barrier Investigation - submitted by Einstein by H.G. Gerdes 1955
Comprehensive Survey of San Francisco Bay and Tributaries Hydraulic Model Studies - Report No. 3 - Model Tests of Hopper Dredge Spoil Disposal - San Francisco Bay February 1963
Preprint for the Symposium on Sedimentation - to honor Dr. H.A. Einstein - June 1971
Publications By Hans Albert Einstein
Scope and Content Note
A Basic Description of Sediment Transport on Beaches
1972 reprinted from WAVES ON BEACHES, New York: Academic Press.
The Bed-Load Function for Sediment Transportation in Open Channel Flows
1950 United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service Technical Bulletin No. 1026 (September, 1950) Washington, D.C.
Bed-Load Transportation in Mountain Creek
1944 United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service Prepared at Greenville Sediment Load Laboratory, Clemson, South Carolina.
Can the Rate of Wash Load be Predicted from the Bed-Load Function?
1953 TRANSACTIONS, American Geophysical Union, Volume 34, Number 6. with Ning Chien.
Clogging of Porous Column of Spheres by Sediment
1970 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 96, No. HY2, February.
Deposition of Suspended Particles in a Gravel Bed
1968 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume No. 94, No. HY5, September.
Determination of Rates of Bed-Load Movement
1948 Reprinted from Proceedings of the Federal Inter-Agency Sedimentation Conference, Denver, Co., May 6-8, 1947. Edited and prepared by Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.
A Distinction Between Bed-Load and Suspended Load in Natural Streams
1940 TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION. Annual Meeting 21 (pt. 2); 628-633. (with Alvin G. Anderson, Joe W. Johnson)
Effects of Heavy Sediment Concentration Near the Bed on Velocity and Sediment Distribution
1955 University of California Institute of Engineering Research, Berkeley, CA (with Ning Chien)
Einstein Bed-Load Function at High Sediment Rates
1972 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society Civil Engineers, Vol. 98, No. HY1,January. (with Farouk M. Abdel-Aal)
An Electric Analog Model of the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta
1958 Hydraulics Laboratory, University of California, Riverside, June, 1958. (with J.A. Harder)
Engineering Derivation of the Navier-Stokes Equations
1963 Journal of the ENGINEERING MECHANICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 89, No. EM3, June.
Equilibrium Method for Limit Calculation of Frames
1967 Journal of the ENGINEERING MECHANICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 93, No. EM5, October. (with Douglas H. Clyde)
Estuarial Sediment Transport Patterns
1961 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 87, No. HY2, March. (with R.B. Krone)
Experimental Apparatus Studies Sediment Transport in Closed Conduits
1963 CIVIL ENGINEERING, October 1963. (with W.H. Graf)
Flow on a Movable Bed
1943 Proceedings of the Second Hydraulics Conference, Bulletin 27, University of Iowa Studies in Engineering.
Fluctuations of Total Head Near a Smooth Wall in a Turbulent Open Channel Flow
n.d. University of California, Riverside. (with Calvin G. Clyde)
Fluctuating Total Head in a Viscous Sublayer
1966 Journal of the ENGINEERING MECHANICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 92, No. EM2, April 1966. (with Calvin G. Clyde)
Formulas for the Transportation of Bed Load
1941 American Society of Civil Engineers TRANSACTIONS, Volume 107, paper no. 2140.
Der Geschiebetrieb als Wahrscheinlichkeitsproblem
1937 Mitteilung der Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau an der Eidg. techn. Zurich: Verlag Rascher & Co.
Hydrodynamic Forces on a Rough Wall
1949 Reviews of Modern Physics, Vol. 21, No. 3, July, 1949. (with El-Sayed Ahmed El-Samni)
Jet Pump Model Test for Pacific Coast Engineering Company
1960 University of California Institute of Engineering Research, Berkeley, CA Series No. UCB-Eng-6428, Issue no. 1. (with H.W. Iversen)
The Laws of Sediment Transportation
1950 preprint from Trask's APPLIED SEDIMENTATION. published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (with J.W. Johnson)
Linearity of Friction in Open Channels
1951 Union Geodesique et Geophysique Internationale - Association Internationale d'Hydrologie Scientifique - Assemblee Generale de Bruxelles - Extrait du Tome III. (with R.B. Banks)
Loop System for Measuring Sand-Water Mixtures
1966 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 92, No. HY1, January. (with W.H. Graf)
Methods of Determining Sand- and Silt Movement Along the Coast, in Estuaries and in Maritime Rivers. -- Use of Modern Techniques such as Radioactive Isotopes, Luminophors, etc.
1961 XXth International Navigation Congress, Baltimore. (with Ray B. Krone)
Movable Bed Model for River Structure Design
1967 Einstein discusses this article - written by others (Howard E. Christian, Warren J. Mellema, Walter M. Linder) Journal of the WATERWAYS AND HARBORS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Movement of Beach Sands by Water Waves
1948 TRANSACTIONS American Geophysical Union, Volume 29, No. 5, October.
Needs in Sedimentation
1963 Journal of the HYDRAULICS DIVISION Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 89, No. HY5, September.
Neuere Versuchsresultate Uber den Geschiebetrieb
1934(?) (publication?) (with E. Meyer-Peter, H. Favre)
Open Channel Flow of Water-Air Mixtures
1954 TRANSACTIONS American Geophysical Union, Vol. 35, No. 2, April. (with O. Sibul)
Organization of Research on the Shoaling in Tidal Flows
1957 To the Committee on Tidal Hydraulics Corps of Engineers - U.S. Army
Prediction of the Shape of Improved Alluvial Channels From Existing Such Channels
1971 ACTA Technica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 70. (with Al-Ling Chiang Hsieh)
River Channel Roughness
1952 TRANSACTIONS American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 117. (with Nicholas L. Barbarossa)
Second Approximation to the Solution of the Suspended Load Theory
1954 University of California Institute of Engineering Research (with Ning Chien)
Secondary Currents in Straight Channels
1958 TRANSACTIONS American Geophysical Union, Vol. 39, No. 6. (with Huon Li)
Sediment and the Development of Water Resources
1963 The Princeton University Conference Engineering and World Water Resources - May 23-24, 1963.
Sedimentation Problems in Turkey
1969 to the General Directorate of the State Hydraulic Works, Ankara.
Sedimentation (Suspended Solids)
1972 reprinted from RIVER ECOLOGY AND MAN - New York: Academic Press.
Shear Transmission from a Turbulent Flow to its Viscous Boundary Sub-Layer
n.d. no publication information. (with Huon Li)
Similarity of Distorted River Models with Movable Bed
1954 Proceedings American Society of Civil Engineers, Hydraulics Division Vol. 80, separate no. 566. (with Ning Chien)
Surface-Runoff and Infiltration
1945 TRANSACTIONS American Geophysical Union, Vol. 26, No. III, December.
Steady Vortex Flow in a Real Fluid
n.d. no publication information (with Huon Li)
A Study on Meandering in Straight Alluvial Channels
1964 Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 69, No. 24, December 15, 1964. (with H.W. Shen)
Theories of Tidal Hydraulics
n.d. no publication information (with J.A. Harder)
Transport of Sediment Mixtures with Large Ranges of Grain Sizes
1953 University of California Institute of Engineering Research, June 1953. (with Ning Chien)
Ueber de Aehnlichkeit be Flussbaulichen Modellversuchen
1939 Schweizer Archiv fur angewandte Wissenschaft und Technik, Heft No. 8. (with Rob. Muller)
The Viscosity of Highly Concentrated Underflows and its Influence on Mixing
1941 TRANSACTIONS, American Geophysical Union - Papers, Hydrology.
The Viscous Sublayer Along a Smooth Boundary
1958 TRANSACTIONS, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 123.
Additional Einstein Publications (papers, abstracts, drafts)
Experiments to Determine Modes of Cohesive Sediment Transport in Salt Water
1961 Presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., April 19. (with R.B. Krone)
Limit of the Application of the Bed-Load formula to Natural Streams
1945 draft (handwritten and typed)
Methods of Determining Sediment Transport Along the Coast and in Coastal Waterways
n.d. (with R.B. Krone)
The Movement of Bed Particles in a Turbulent Stream
1944 Abstract, handwritten notes for paper at American Physical Society Meetings - December 16, 1944. (Programme included)
Results of the Sediment Studies Applied to the Field
On Sediment Transport
On Sediment Movement
n.d. handwritten draft
Sediment Transportation Research
1944 ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE MONTHLY Vol. VII, nos. 8-9.
Short Report on the Sediment Problems in Bull Creek, California
Use of Hydraulic Analogies for Studying Wave Phenomena in-Gases
1946 2 rough drafts and programme for 1946 Aviation Meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.