Accession Number:

ADA611922

Title:

Rogue Wave Statistics and Dynamics Using Large-Scale Direct Simulations

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to study the generation mechanisms and evolution dynamics of rogue waves using large-scale three-dimensional nonlinear phase-resolved wavefield simulations and to establish the foundation for future development of effective tools for prediction of rogue wave occurrences in realistic ocean wave environments.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE