Accession Number : ADA133412

Title :   Refraction Equations for Hydrons Considering Bottom Topography and Currents.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA INST OF TECH MELBOURNE DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY AND OCEAN ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Breeding,J Ernest , Jr

PDF Url : ADA133412

Report Date : Oct 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Refraction equations are derived for hydrons (wave packets) in which the water depth and current are both variable. A comparison is made of the refraction equations obtained by different investigators.

Descriptors :   *Ocean waves, Packets, Refraction, Ray tracing, Curvature, Ocean bottom topography, Ocean currents

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE