8. A Model for Surface Wave Growth

  1. P.P.G. Dyke,
  2. A.O. Moscardini and
  3. E.H. Robson
  1. A.J. Croft

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/LN012p0165

Offshore and Coastal Modelling

Offshore and Coastal Modelling

How to Cite

Croft, A.J. (1985) A Model for Surface Wave Growth, in Offshore and Coastal Modelling (eds P.P.G. Dyke, A.O. Moscardini and E.H. Robson), Springer-Verlag, New York Inc.. doi: 10.1029/LN012p0165

Author Information

  1. Department of Mathematics, Coventry (Lanchester) Polytechnic.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783540960546

Online ISBN: 9781118669150

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Keywords:

  • First order solution;
  • Laplace's equation;
  • Navier-Stokes equations;
  • Second order solution;
  • Sheltering theory;
  • Third order solution;
  • Wave growth;
  • Wind shear stress

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Formulation of the Problem

  • First Order Solution

  • Second Order Solution

  • Third Order Solution

  • Wind Shear Stress

  • Conclusions

  • References