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Wave-tank study of internal waves

by Walter A. Kordek

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California .
Written in English

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  • Oceanography

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    ContributionsNaval Postgraduate School (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25158950M

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For legendary surfer Laird Hamilton, hundred foot waves represent the Cited by: 3. Approved for public release; distribution is unlimitedInternal waves, generated in an approximate two-layer system of miscible fluids by flow over a submarine ridge, were examined.

The investigation was conducted in a wave tank m long and m wide in which total water depth varied between cm Author: Walter A.

Kordek. Wave-tank study of internal waves. By Walter A. Kordek and Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.) Topics: Oceanography. In this study, a three-dimensional numerical model was applied to generate irregular waves, and transformation of irregular waves was simulated in a numerical wave tank.

The main objective of the present study is to numerically investigate wave-induced mass transport, internal flow and mixing processes under weakly-nonlinear waves propagating in a wave tank.

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