Hurricane Generated Seas

Hurricane Generated Seas

by Michel Ochi
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Elsevier Science


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Hurricane Generated Seas

Hurricanes are one of the most adverse aspects of the ocean environment, with the potential to cause a disastrous event for marine systems in the ocean. Hurricane Generated Seas is an invaluable reference for all involved in the field of naval, ocean and coastal engineering. The work clarifies hurricane generated sea conditions necessary for the design and operation of marine systems in a seaway, and provides information for the protection of near shore / onshore structures and the environment at the time of hurricane landing.

  • Reveals Information vital for avoidance of disastrous events experienced by ships and offshore structures
  • Includes detailed analysis of hurricane sea wave data obtained by buoys

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780080443126
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 10/28/2004
Series: Elsevier Ocean Engineering Series
Pages: 154
Product dimensions: 6.62(w) x 9.86(h) x 0.13(d)

Table of Contents

Hurricane wind and sea state in the ocean

Wave spectra of hurricane-generated seas in deep water

Transformation of wave spectra with the advance of a hurricane from deep to finite water depth

Sea severity and wave characteristics

Hurricane landing and nearshore sea severity

Review of non-Gaussian random waves



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