Random water waves on beaches.

C. Y. Yang, M. A. Taijfun, R. A. Dalrymple, Y. H. Chen

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The report consists of three parts. The first part presents a new method of determination of the change of random wave energy as the waves propagate from offshore towards the shore. The second part presents a new random wave model taking into account the varying water depth in shallow water. The third part presents a method of calculating the two-dimensional random wave field near shore in terms of directional spectrum, taking into accont the wave-current interactions. (A)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Journal[No source information available]
StatePublished - 1977

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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