Accession Number : AD0771626

Title :   Radiation and Scattering of Water Waves by Rigid Bodies. Part 2. Vertical Cylinders of Circular Cross-Section,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE WATER RESOURCES AND HYDRODYNAMICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Black,Jared L. ; Bray,Michel C. G. ; Mei,Chiang C.

Report Date : 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : Schwinger's variational technique and Haskind's theorem are applied to half cylinders of circular cross-section immersed vertically in water. Scattering and radiation amplitudes as well as wave forces are calculated. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Water waves, Scattering, Cylindrical bodies, Numerical analysis, Diffraction, Eigenvectors, Rayleigh scattering, Hydrodynamics

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE