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Wind waves: their generation and propagation on the ocean surface
Kinsman, B. (1965). Wind waves: their generation and propagation on the ocean surface. Dover Publications: New York. ISBN 0-486-64652-1. xxiii, 676 pp.

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Document type: Training material

Keywords
    Ocean waves; Wind waves; Marine

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  • Kinsman, B.

Abstract
    Contents:

    1. Introduction
    2. Hydrodynamics
    3. The linearised problem
    4. Solutions by addition
    5. Waves of finite height
    6. The Sverdrup-Munk theory
    7. The specification of a random sea
    8. The Pierson-Neumann theory
    9. The determination of spectra from wave measurements
    10. Perturbations of irrotational motion
    11. Energy considerations
    12. Wave generation by wind
    13. Nonlinear interaction


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