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
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE