Accession Number : AD0700666

Title :   BULLETIN. VOLUME 4, NUMBER 1,

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WASHINGTON D C BEACH EROSION BOARD

Personal Author(s) : O'Brien,M. P. ; Keulegan,Garbis H. ; Hall,Jay V. , Jr. ; Ehring,H.

Report Date : 01 JAN 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : Contents: Wave refraction at Long Beach and Santa Barbara, California; Announcement of publication; A formula for the calculation of the tidal discharge through an inlet; Characteristics of measured wave action on the basis of the frequency distribution of wave length, wave height, and steepness; Comite central d'oceanographie et d'etude des cotes; Wave tank progress photographs; Beach erosion studies; Beach erosion literature.

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN WAVES, MEASUREMENT), (*BEACHES, EROSION), REFRACTION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, TIDES, BREAKWATERS, DAMAGE, STORMS, BAYS, REPORTS, CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE