HOW INTERNAL WAVES TRAVELLING ON A THERMOCLINE CHANGE POLARITY NEAR CRITICAL POINTS.

C. J. Knickerbocker, Alan C. Newell

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Abstract

The paper examines the effects of a slowly varying depth on a solitry wave propagating on the surface and on a thermocline near the shoreline. The mechanism by which an internal solitary wave reverses its polarity is reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)581-603
Number of pages23
JournalRundfunktechnische Mitteilungen
Volume10
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980
Externally publishedYes
EventProc of the Southeast Conf on Theor and Appl Mech, 10th - Knoxville, TN, Belg
Duration: Apr 17 1980Apr 18 1980

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  • Media Technology

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