Test and Evaluation of an Ocean Wave Data System.
Rept. no. 1 (Final), 1 Jan-15 Apr 73,
STORM WAVE DYNAMICS INC FORT LAUDERDALE FLA
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The Wavemaster Buoy, a free-drifting system for the in situ measurement and recording of ocean waves, incorporating the tuned sphere stabilization concept and a precision accelerometer, was tested and evaluated. Static tests and two open-ocean sea trials were performed. Data was recorded by a second wave-measuring buoy, anchored at the test site. Recorded wave heights and periods varied from 1 to 5.8 meters and from 4.6 to 18.3 seconds. Modified author abstract
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography