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Title Tsunami and nonlinear waves / Anjan Kundu (editor)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 315 pages) : illustrations
Contents Propagation -- Waves in shallow water, with emphasis on the tsunami of 2004 -- Integrable Nonlinear Wave Equations and Possible Connections to Tsunami Dynamics -- Solitary waves propagating over variable topography -- Water waves generated by a moving bottom -- Tsunami surge in a river: a hydraulic jump in an inhomogeneous channel -- On the modelling of huge water waves called rogue waves -- Numerical Verification of the Hasselmann equation -- Source & Run up -- Runup of nonlinear asymmetric waves on a plane beach -- Tsunami Runup in Lagrangian Description -- Analytical and numerical models for tsunami run-up -- Large waves caused by oceanic impacts of meteorites -- Retracing the tsunami rays -- Modeling and visualization of tsunamis: Mediterranean examples -- Characterization of Potential Tsunamigenic Earthquake Source Zones in the Indian Ocean -- Erratum
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tsunamis -- Mathematical models.
Nonlinear waves -- Mathematical models.
Form Electronic book
Author Kundu, A. (Anjan)
LC no. 2007921989
ISBN 3540712550 (Cloth)
9783540712558 (Cloth)