Accession Number:

ADA017572

Title:

Tidal and Current Prediction for the Amazon's North Channel Using a Hydrodynamical-Numerical Model.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

The hydrodynamical-numerical prediction model developed by W. Hansen is applied to the North Channel of the Amazon River for computation of tides and currents the results are compared with tidal prediction obtained by the harmonic method and to actual current measurements.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE