Ocean Wave Measurement and Analysis

by Orville T. Magoon, Chairman; ASCE Rubble Mound Structures Committee, Guenoc Winery, P.O. Box 279, Middletown, CA,
J. Michael Hemsley, Chief; Program Management Div., National Data Buoy Center, Stennis Space Center, MS,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-922-6 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-922-8 (ISBN-10), 1994, Soft Cover, Pg. 1055

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Conference information: Second International Symposium honoring Professor Robert L. Wiegel | New Orleans, Louisiana, United States | July 25-28, 1993

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Ocean Wave Measurement and Analysis, consists of papers presented at the Second International Symposium on Ocean Wave Measurement and Analysis which was held in New Orleans, Louisiana, July 25-28, 1993. It explores the major advances in wave measurement and quantification of ocean and lake waves, including technical knowledge and applications on wave theory, characteristics, design and techniques. The topics addressed in these proceedings are both national and international in scope and include practical examples and case histories on wave transformation, data analysis and reliability, wave modeling, applications, long waves, extreme wave statistics, and other topics relating to wave research over the last two decades. This proceedings will provide anyone involved with coastal technology a primary reference to the latest information in the field of wave measurement and analysis.

Subject Headings: Ocean waves | Wave measurement | Long waves | Ocean engineering | Case studies | Lakes | Data analysis | Statistics | Louisiana | United States


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