Accession Number : AD0704576

Title :   NOTE ON THE EQUATIONS GOVERNING SECONDARY WAVES IN CHANNELS.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Meyer,R. E.

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : It is shown that the secondary waves and their interactions observed in experiments on long-wave generation (Galvin 1967) at the Coastal Engineering Research Center, U. S. Army, must be expected to be governed by the Kortweweg - de Vries equation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HYDRODYNAMICS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS), (*WATER WAVES, EQUATIONS OF MOTION), WATER WAVES, PERTURBATION THEORY

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Numerical Mathematics
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE