Hurricane Generated Seas by Michel OchiHurricane Generated Seas by Michel Ochi

Hurricane Generated Seas

byMichel OchiEditorMichel Ochi

Hardcover | November 13, 2003

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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 Seasis 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
Title:Hurricane Generated SeasFormat:HardcoverDimensions:154 pages, 9.45 × 6.5 × 0.98 inPublished:November 13, 2003Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0080443125

ISBN - 13:9780080443126

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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