Water waves; the mathematical theory with applications.

Author
Stoker, J. J. (James Johnston), 1905-1992 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York, Interscience Publishers, 1957.
Description
xxviii, 567 pages illustrations 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Series
  • Pure and applied mathematics (Interscience Publishers) ; v. 4. [More in this series]
  • Pure and applied mathematics, v. 4
Medium/​Support
8vo. rdabf
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • WAVES SIMPLE HARMONIC IN THE TIME: Simple harmonic oscillations in water of constant depth
  • Waves maintained by simple harmonic surface pressure in water of uniform depth. forced oscillations
  • Waves on sloping beaches and past obstacles
  • MOTIONS STARTING FROM REST. TRANSIENTS: Unsteady motions
  • WAVES ON A RUNNING STREAM. SHIP WAVES: Two-dimensional waves on a running stream in water of uniform depth
  • Waves caused by a moving pressure point. Kelvin's Theory of the wave pattern created by a moving ship
  • The motion of a ship, as a floating Rigid Body, in a seaway
  • Long Waves in Shallow Water
  • Mathematical hydraulics
  • Problems in which free surface conditions are satisfied exactly. the breaking of a dam. Levi-Civita's Theory.
ISBN
  • 0470828633
  • 9780470828632
LCCN
56008228
OCLC
1267339
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