Do resonantly forced internal solitary waves protect the fuel of hurricanes?

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Assuming that air-sea interaction is the primary energy source of the hurricane, we suggest that a new class of resonantly forced internal solitary waves protects the fuel of the storm by preventing or reducing entrainment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1951-1954
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume71
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - 1993

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Do resonantly forced internal solitary waves protect the fuel of hurricanes? / Newell, Alan C; Chow, K. W.; Indik, Robert A.

In: Physical Review Letters, Vol. 71, No. 12, 1993, p. 1951-1954.

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