Accession Number : AD0645928

Title :   THE FUNCTION OF WAVE HEIGHT DISTRIBUTION IN A CONFUSED SEA,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Brovikov,I. S.

Report Date : 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The analysis makes it possible to conclude that the elements of wave motion are distributed in accordance with the normal law, if the number of observations is great. If wind waves are accompanied by swell waves, a family of distribution curves is obtained. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN WAVES, DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS), OCEANS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, USSR

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE