Ocean Surface Waves

Ocean Surface Waves

Their Physics and Prediction

eBook - 2013
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The book contains a comprehensive study on surface ocean waves induced by wind, earthquakes, and possibly landslides and asteroids impacts. Basic mathematical principles, physical description of the observed phenomena, practical forecasting techniques of the various wave parameters and extended application in ocean and coastal engineering, are discussed from the stochastic point of view. New topics include wave breaking mechanisms in deep- and shallow water, and freak waves.
Publisher: Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, ©2013
Edition: 2nd edition
ISBN: 9789814460125
9814460125
9781299462847
1299462847
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxi, 667 pages) : illustrations, map

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