OE 854 (01) - Ocean Waves and Tides

Ocean Waves and Tides

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Ocean Engineering
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 11762
Small amplitude, linear wave theory, standing and propagating waves, wave energy, refraction, diffraction, transformation in shallow water, statistics of random seas, spectral energy density, generating eave time series using the random phase methods forces on structures, Froude scaling of wave tank experiments, nonlinear effects. Description of tides as long waves, equilibrium tide, mathematical modeling including friction, nonlinear effects, and Coriolis forces, tidal analysis, the Great Bay Estuarine System as a case study. Requires knowledge of calculus-based physics and differential equations.
Equivalent(s): EOS 854
Instructors: Nathan Laxague

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MWF 8:10am - 9:00am KING N343

Booklist

Book Details
WATER WAVE MECHANICS F/ENGRS.+SCI. ((REV)91)
by DEAN
Required
ISBN
978981020421 1
PUBLISHER
WORLD SCI
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