Minzoni, A. A. (1976) Nonlinear edge waves and shallow-water theory. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 74 (2). pp. 369-374. ISSN 0022-1120. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20120809-085734857
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Nonlinear effects are considered for shallow-water edge waves on beaches with a general depth distribution. The case of uniform depth away from the shoreline is considered in detail. It is shown that the results obtained are in qualitative agreement with those obtained by Whitham (1976) using the full nonlinear theory for a beach of constant slope.
|Additional Information:||© 1976 Cambridge University Press. Received September 2 1975. Published Online March 29 2006. The author is very grateful to Professor G. B. Whitham for his constant advice during this research. He also thanks the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia (C.O.N.A.C.Y.T. México) for his generous fellowship.|
|Official Citation:||A. A. Minzoni (1976). Nonlinear edge waves and shallow-water theory. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 74 , pp 369-374 doi:10.1017/S0022112076001845|
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