Nonlinear wave dynamics [electronic resource] : selected papers of the symposium held in honor of Philip L-F Liu's 60th birthday / edited by Patrick Lynett.

Hackensack NJ ; London : World Scientific, 2007.
1 online resource (314 p.)
Ocean waves.
Waves -- Atmospheric.
Liu, Philip L. F.
Electronic books.
In September 2006, research leaders in the field of coastal engineering, fluid mechanics, and wave theory met at Cornell University to celebrate the 60th birthday of Prof. Philip L-F Liu. This volume is a compilation of the research papers presented at the symposium, and includes both review and new research papers. Topics such as nonlinear wave theory, tsunamis, wave-structure interaction, turbulence, and modeling of complex sediment transport are discussed in this volume. All of the contributing authors are research collaborators of Prof. Liu, and include leaders in coastal engineering such
Preface; CONTENTS; Some Reflections on the Generalised Lagrangian Mean M.W. Dingemans; Hydraulic Performance of a Submerged Wave Absorber for Coastal Protection H. Oumeraci and G. Koether; Efficient Wave and Current Models for Coastal Structures and Sediments N. Kobayashi; Towards an Engineering Application of COBRAS (Cornell Breaking Wave and Structures) I.J. Losada, J.L. Lara, R. Guanche and J.M. Gonzalez-Ondina; Ocean-Bottom Pressure Variations During the 2003 Tokachi-Oki Earthquake W. Li, H. Yeh, K. Hirata and T. Baba
Tsunami Hydrodynamic Modeling: Standards and Guidelines C. Synolakis and U. KânogluPredicting Run-Up of Breaking and Nonbreaking Long Waves by Applying the Cornell COMCOT Model H. Zhou, M.H. Teng, P. Lin, E. Gica and K. Feng; Boundary Layer Effects on the Propagation of Weakly Nonlinear Long Waves G. Simarro and A. Orfila; Subaqueous Fluid Discharge Estimates from Sediments in Shallow and Deep Water (1 to 1000 m) G.P. Lennon, B. Carson, E. Screaton and M.D. Wetzel; A Short Review of Conformal Grid Generation in an Irregular Area J. Wang, T.-K. Tsay and F.-R. Lin
Swash Motion Driven by Bichromatic Wave Groups Over Sloping Bottoms S.-C. Hsiao, H.-H. Hwung and Y.-H. LinSand Transport Under Nearshore Wave and Current and Its Implication to Sandbar Migration T.-J. Hsu and X. Yu; Wave Atlas for the Arabian Gulf K. Rakha, S. Neelamani, K. Al-Banaa and K. Al-Salem; Numerical Study on the Three-Dimensional Dam-Break Bore Interacting with a Square Cylinder T.-R. Wu and P.L.-F. Liu
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Liu, Philip L. F.
Lynett, Patrick.
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