Academic Catalog

CE591 WAVE HYDRODYNAMICS

Course Code: 5620591
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer HASAN GKHAN GLER
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Theories of gravity waves; finite amplitude wave theories. Waves generation by wind. Effects of viscosity, mass transport. Wave breaking, Radiation stress and applications. Waves on shear flows. (R)