Accession Number : AD0713107

Title :   AN INTEGRAL EQUATION FOR UNSTEADY SURFACE WAVES AND A COMMENT ON THE BOUSSINESQ EQUATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DIV OF AERONAUTICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Byatt-Smith,John G. B.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : An exact integral equation for unsteady inviscid surface waves is derived. Existing known approximations are all derived from the one equation. The Boussinesq equation is obtained and criticized. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FLOW, *INTEGRAL EQUATIONS), INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOW, WATER WAVES

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE