SIO 210: Fall 2016
Waves and Tides
Lecturer Myrl Hendershott.
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First waves lecture: powerpoint
First waves lecture: pdf version
- A more technical (and less general) treatment, from Stewart's online text, is HERE,
especially sections 16.1(very useful for 210) , 16.3 (very technical about spectra for 210),
16.4 (summary of real spectra).
- The original demonstration that long swell crosses the oceans can be found in Snodgrass, F.E., G.W. Groves, K.F. Hasselmann, G.R. Miller, W.H. Munk, W.H. Powers (1966).
"Propagation of ocean swell across the Pacific". Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. A 259: 431497. It can be found
Descriptive Physical Oceanography 6th edition: Chapter 8, sections 8.2 and 8.3
Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP): SIO's website for California's waters.
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