On the open sea propagation of water waves generated by a moving bed

Adrian Constantin, Pierre Germain

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Abstract

Within the framework of linear theory, applicable far from the shore, we investigate the two-dimensional propagation of waves generated in the ocean by a sudden seabed deformation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1587-1601
Number of pages15
JournalPhilosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Volume370
Issue number1964
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 13 2012

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Keywords

  • Open sea
  • Tsunami
  • Water waves

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics(all)
  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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