Accession Number : AD0749818

Title :   Formulation of Finite Difference Method for the Upper Critical Depth Problem.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY FLUID MECHANICS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Holt,Maurice

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A numerical method is outlined for calculating the interaction between an underwater spherical shock wave and the ocean surface. The method is carried out in two half steps, the first based on a second order implicit scheme and the second based on integral formulae. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER EXPLOSIONS, SHOCK WAVES), SURFACES, DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, INTERACTIONS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Explosions
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE