Accession Number : AD0701195
Title : A STUDY OF PROGRESSIVE OSCILLATORY WAVES IN WATER.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.
Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WASHINGTON D C BEACH EROSION BOARD
Report Date : 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 46
Abstract : Observations of wave motion phenomena in nature are essential, but laboratory studies leading to the evaluation of existing theories may be invaluable as a guide to field observation programs and technique. The purpose of the study is to seek laboratory experimental confirmation of oscillatory wave characteristics.
Descriptors : (*BEACHES, EROSION), (*WATER WAVES, MOTION), THEOREMS, DEEP WATER, SHALLOW WATER, TESTS
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE