Accession Number : AD0733957

Title :   Methodology - Tidal Computations for a Sea-Level Canal,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Keulegan,G. H.

Report Date : DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : The report concerns the prediction of the tidal currents for selected canal alignments across the American Isthmus connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The derivation of the theories in the various analyses will be carried out to best correspond to the geometric aspects of the canal and the nature of the tides of the oceans.

Descriptors :   (*INLAND WATERWAYS, OCEAN CURRENTS), TIDES, FLOW FIELDS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, HARMONIC ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE