Computer based sediment transport modeling


  • Evaluation of existing sediment transport models and the possibility of common use
  • Common modeling of hydrodynamics, sediment transport and morphodynamics, application at 2 Danube river reaches in Austria and Hungary
  • Model calibration and validation
  • Analyzing the scale effect by applying computer models in nature as well as in the laboratory (linking with other work packages)
  • Simulation of practical solutions to improve sediment transport and morphodynamics


  • Sediment transport modeling results for 2 Danube river reaches in Austria and Hungary, based on collected data of field and laboratory measurements
  • Catalogue of improved management measures
  • Report about common application fields of models