TITLE

Solitary waves in the environment and the laboratory

AUTHOR(S)
Bowler, Sue
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/30/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1797, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the production of solitary waves or solitons at the interface between fluids of different densities. Interaction of the tide with flat coastal shelf; Phenomenon of the presence of surface layers in brackish water; Account of turbidities in sedimentary rocks.
ACCESSION #
10553185

 

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