15th Workshop on the Hydraulics of Ice Covered Rivers

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador | 2009


Session 1 - Ice Measurement

Surface Ice Observations on the St. Lawrence River Using Infrared Thermography
J. Edmond, B. Morse, M. Richard, E. Stander, and A. Viau
Investigation of the use of GPR for characterizing river ice types
F. Bérubé, N. Bergeron, Y. Gauthier and Y. Choquette

Session 2 - Freeze-up and Frazil

Conceptual model of river ice formation along sedimentary links
N. Bergeron, T. Buffin-Bélanger, V. Tremblay and J. Dubé
Frazil ice as a geomorphic agent
G. Allard, T. Buffin-Bélanger and N. Bergeron
2-D Modeling of Ice Cover Formation Processes on the Athabasca River, AB
A. Wojtowicz, F. Hicks, R. Andrishak, M. Brayall, J. Blackburn and J. Maxwell
Frazil ice problems in changing climate conditions
M. Huokuna, J. Aaltonen and N. Veijalainen

Session 3 - Ice Processes and the Environment


Session 4 - Ice Hydraulics

Helical cell motions in a small Ice-covered meander reach
S. Demers, T. Buffin-Bélanger and A.G. Roy

Session 5 - Ice and River Regulation

Modeling of dam break wave propagation in an ice-covered channel
T.F. Nzokou, B. Morse, J.-L. Robert, M. Richard and E. Tousso

Session 6 - Poster Presentations

Winter Hydrodynamics of the Upper Peace-Athabasca Delta
R. Andrishak and F. Hicks
Abstract only
SWIPS Field Deployment during Freeze-up 2008
T. Ghobrial, M. Loewen and F. Hicks
Abstract only
Suitability of Aerial GPR Deployments for River Ice Thickness Mapping
N. Kovachis, J. Maxwell and F. Hicks
Abstract only
Sediment Transport in Ice-Covered Rivers: A Prospect Research Project
B. Turcotte, N. Bergeron and A.G. Roy
Abstract only
Satellite Radar Observations of Spring Ice Breakup in the Mackenzie Delta
J. van der Sanden, H. Drouin, S. Beltaos and F. Hicks
Abstract only

Session 7 - Ice Jams and Breakup Forecasting


Session 8 - Ice and Infrastructure

Ice Considerations in the Design of Modern In-Stream Structures
A. Tuthill, C. Vuyovich, I. Knack and H. Shen
Ice interactions at a dam face
B. Morse, E. Stander, A. Cote, J. Morse, P. Beaulieu, A. Tarras, P. Noël and Y. Pratt

Session 9 - Remote Sensing

Potential of RADARSAT-2 for the Monitoring of river Freeze-up Processes
J. van der Sanden, H. Drouin, F. Hicks and S. Beltaos
Ice Observations on the Churchill River using Satellite Imagery
A. Pryse-Phillips, R. Woolgar, K. Rogers, M. Lynch, S. Warren, T. Puestow and C. Randell
Improved Satellite-Based River Ice Monitoring Using Dual-Polarized SAR Imagery
K. Russell, S. Warren, C. Howell, T. Puestow, C. Randell, A. Khan, C. Mahabir, P. Tang, D. Burakov and N. Novik