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Tsunamis - harbor oscillations induced by nonlinear transient long waves

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Title Tsunamis - harbor oscillations induced by nonlinear transient long waves
Creator Lepelletier, Thierry G. (Thierry Georges)
Description The process of excitation of harbors and bays by transient nonlinear long waves is investigated theoretically and experimentally. In addition, nonlinear shallow water waves generated in a closed rectangular basin by the motion of the basin are also examined. Two numerical methods based on finite element techniques are used to solve the weakly nonlinear-dispersive-dissipative equations of motion and are applied to the basin excitation problem and the transient harbor oscillation problem,...
Publisher California Institute of Technology
Date 1980-10
Type Report or Paper NonPeerReviewed
Format application/pdf
Identifier https://authors.library.caltech.edu/25965/1/KH-R-41.pdf Lepelletier, Thierry G. (Thierry Georges) (1980) Tsunamis - harbor oscillations induced by nonlinear transient long waves. W. M. Keck Laboratory of Hydraulics and Water Resources Report, 41. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA. (Unpublished) http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechKHR:KH-R-41 <http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechKHR:KH-R-41>
Relation http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechKHR:KH-R-41 https://authors.library.caltech.edu/25965/

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