Accession Number : ADA141260

Title :   Evolution of Nonlinear Wave Groups on Water of Slowly-Varying Depth.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 5, Sep 83-Feb 84,

Corporate Author : TECHNION - ISRAEL INST OF TECH HAIFA DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Iusim,R ; Stiassnie,M

PDF Url : ADA141260

Report Date : Feb 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : An approximate analytical solution describing the shoaling of modulated wave-trains is presented. This solution provides new information about the wave field evolution as well as about the wave-induced mean current and set down. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Mathematical models, *Water waves, *Solutions(General), Evolution(General), Gravity waves, Modulation, Potential flow, Schrodinger equation

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Numerical Mathematics
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE