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PIV and Water Waves

John Grue, Philip L. F. Liu, Geir K. Pedersen - Science - 2004 - 339 pages
This volume introduces particle image velocimetry (PIV), a technique for water wave measurement in the laboratory and in the open ocean. It discusses the turbulent dissipation ...
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Caribbean Tsunami Hazard

Aurelio Mercado-Irizarry, Philip L. F. Liu - Science - 2006 - 341 pages
This book aims to present the overall existing tsunami hazard in the Caribbean Sea region, a region which is typically only associated with hurricanes. It initially presents an ...
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Effects of a Breakwater on Near-shore Currents Due to Breaking Waves

Philip L. F. Liu, Chiang C. Mei - Breakwaters - 1974 - 265 pages
This study provides a semiempirical theory of nearshore currents due to breaking waves in the presence of a shore-connected breakwater or an offshore breakwater. The effects of ...
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Parabolic Wave Equation for Surface Water Waves

Philip L. F. Liu - Hydrodynamics - 1986 - 32 pages
In this report, the mild-slope equation describing the combined refraction and diffraction of small amplitude water waves is re-derived and reviewed. The relationship between ...
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