Accession Number : AD0700347

Title :   THE PHYSICS OF WIND WAVES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Shuleikin,V. V.

Report Date : 08 OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : It is shown how dimensions of wind waves are calculated, based on a specified wind speed, time of its influence on the surface of the sea (or a lake), and assigned local conditions such as the depth of the sea, and the distance from shore from which the wind is blowing.

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN WAVES, WIND), STORMS, MEASUREMENT, HYDRODYNAMICS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, USSR

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE