NOTE ON A NONLINEARITY PARAMETER OF SURFACE-WAVES


BEJI S.

COASTAL ENGINEERING, vol.25, pp.81-85, 1995 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25
  • Publication Date: 1995
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/0378-3839(94)00031-r
  • Journal Name: COASTAL ENGINEERING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.81-85
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No

Abstract

A nonlinearity parameter which is valid for both deep and shallow water waves is introduced. The parameter may be regarded as a wave Froude number. A modified form of the Ursell number is also discussed.