Accession Number : AD0728176

Title :   The Generation of Small Water Waves by the Wind. IV. Final Reduction of Burling's Data and Comparison with Other Data,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA COORDINATED SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Hicks,Bruce L.

Report Date : MAY 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : Burling's data have been analyzed by the least squares methods that were described in previous papers. It was found that Burling's (average) spectral densities can be represented by given equations. The final values and the probable errors of the parameters are given.

Descriptors :   (*WATER WAVES, POWER SPECTRA), OCEAN WAVES, WIND, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, SAMPLING, ERRORS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE