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Overhanging interfacial gravity waves of large amplitude

Meiron, D. I. and Saffman, P. G. (1983) Overhanging interfacial gravity waves of large amplitude. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 129 . pp. 213-218. ISSN 0022-1120. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20120713-073053313

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Abstract

Methods to investigate the existence of overhanging gravity waves of permanent form at the interface between two uniform fluids of different density are discussed. Numerical results which demonstrate their existence are presented.


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Additional Information:© 1983 Cambridge University Press. Received 30 August 1982. Published online: 20 April 2006. We thank Dr H. C. Yuen for the benefit of extensive discussions and valuable suggestions. This work was partially supported by the National Science Foundation (grant OCE-8100517). The Cray-1 at NCAR is supported by the National Science Foundation.
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Official Citation: D. I. Meiron and P. G. Saffman (1983). Overhanging interfacial gravity waves of large amplitude. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 129 , pp 213-218 doi:10.1017/S0022112083000737
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