Modeling and measuring the relationships between sediment transport processes, alluvial bedforms and channel-scale morphodynamics in sandy braided rivers.

Andrew Paul Nicholas1, Philip J Ashworth2, Jim Best3, Stuart N Lane4, Daniel R Parsons5, Gregory Sambrook Smith6, Chris Simpson2, Robert John, Paul Strick2 and Christopher Adam Unsworth7, (1)University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4, United Kingdom, (2)University of Brighton, Brighton, United Kingdom, (3)Univ. Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Geology, Geography & GIS, Mechanical Science and Engineering and Ven Te Chow Hydrosystems Laboratory, Champaign, IL, United States, (4)University of Lausanne, Institute of Earth Surface Dynamics, Lausanne, Switzerland, (5)University of Hull, Hull, HU6, United Kingdom, (6)University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, (7)University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom