• Yonggang JiaEmail author
  • Xiaolei Liu
  • Shaotong Zhang
  • Hongxian Shan
  • Jiewen Zheng
Part of the Springer Oceanography book series (SPRINGEROCEAN)


In this chapter, coastal geo-hazards are introduced and large research projects on this issue are summarized, the definition of sediment erosion and resuspension is given, finally, a literature review is given on the observational, experimental, and mathematical research advances regarding sediment erosion and resuspension. Consequently, the mainstream scientific question of this book is outlined. That is, the total book is targeted at improving the modeling effect of silty sediment erosion and resuspension, through considering wave-induced pore water pressure responses, that are poorly considered in popular sediment transport models.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yonggang Jia
    • 1
    Email author
  • Xiaolei Liu
    • 1
  • Shaotong Zhang
    • 2
  • Hongxian Shan
    • 1
  • Jiewen Zheng
    • 3
  1. 1.Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Marine Environment and Geological Engineering, College of Environmental Science and EngineeringOcean University of ChinaQingdaoChina
  2. 2.College of Marine GeosciencesOcean University of ChinaQingdaoChina
  3. 3.Pilot National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology (Qingdao)QingdaoChina

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