Accession Number : AD0689729

Title :   ATTENUATION OF SURFACE WAVES IN DEEP WATER.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Carswell,Michael Stuart

Report Date : DEC 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The concept, instrumentation, and analytical techniques for the investigation of attenuation of wind generated water surface waves in a small scale real environment by separation of generation and propagation by time in the dying wind situation were developed, and an empirical attenuation function applicable to a wide range of frequencies proposed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LAKE WAVES, ATTENUATION), WIND, PROPAGATION, DEEP WATER, INSTRUMENTATION, DETECTORS, DATA PROCESSING, PROBES, ANEMOMETERS, ENERGY, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, INTEGRAL TRANSFORMS, SUBROUTINES, POWER SPECTRA, DENSITY, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), THESES, NAVAL RESEARCH, CALIFORNIA

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE