Wind Waves: Their Generation and Propagation on the Ocean Surface

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 2002 - Science - 676 pages
Classic study offers extended discussion of the data requirements and details of power spectral analysis required to make the wave revolution intelligible. Enhanced and clarified by 270 figures and illustrations, the text outlines the nature of waves and wave processes and methods of measurement and classification. 40 black-and-white photographs. 213 figures. 17 tables.
 

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Contents

modulation and group velocity
183
orbits
248
THE PIERSONNEUMANN THEORYin which
363
THE DETERMINATION OF SPECTRA FROM WAVE
424
amplitude surface wave motions
504
WAVE GENERATION BY WINDin which we find
541
bibliographY
639
NAME index
657
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