Hazen's (1911) ksat

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The Hazen prediction uses the Hazen's (1911) equation to estimate the saturated hydraulic conductivity.


Hazen's Constant: The Hazen’s Constant is the constant used as part of the estimation procedure.


D10: D10 is the diameter of the 10% passing particle-size (mm).


Hazen's ksat: Hazen’s (1911) ksat refers to the saturated coefficient of permeability (m/s).