Accession Number:

ADA537006

Title:

Hydrodynamics of the Nearshore

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

DELAWARE UNIV NEWARK CENTER FOR APPLIED COASTAL RESEARCH

Report Date:

1998-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The goal of this project is to predict the wave-induced nearshore circulation and the low frequency motions that exist near shorelines. Two aspects of this hydrodynamic system are of particular interest rip currents on barred shorelines and the analysis of edge wave and shear wave motions.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE