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Nonlinear Internal Waves in Stratified Fluid With Homogeneous Layer

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Nikolai I. Makarenko, Janna L. Maltseva

Lavrentyev Institute of Hydrodynamics, Novosibirsk, Russia

Paper No. OMAE2005-67326, pp. 743-749; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/OMAE2005-67326
From:
  • ASME 2005 24th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering
  • 24th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering: Volume 2
  • Halkidiki, Greece, June 12–17, 2005
  • Conference Sponsors: Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4196-0 | eISBN: 0-7918-3759-9
  • Copyright © 2005 by ASME

abstract

The problem of steady internal waves in a weakly stratified two-layered fluid is studied analytically. We discuss the model with a constant density in lower layer and exponential stratification in the other one. The long-wave approximation using a scaling procedure with small Boussinesq parameter is constructed. The nonlinear ordinary differential equation describing large amplitude solitary waves and internal bores is obtained.

Copyright © 2005 by ASME
Topics: Fluids , Waves

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