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Volume 24, issue 1
Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 24, 43–60, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-24-43-2017
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Special issue: Waves in media with pre-existing or emerging inhomogeneities...

Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 24, 43–60, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/npg-24-43-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 27 Jan 2017

Research article | 27 Jan 2017

Variational modelling of extreme waves through oblique interaction of solitary waves: application to Mach reflection

Floriane Gidel et al.

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Extreme water waves impacting ships and offshore structures can not only cause severe structural damage, but also threaten the safety of passengers and crew. Accordingly, the motivation for the present work is to better understand the dynamics of extreme waves in two cases: the case of "green water" and the case of "freak waves". Our methodology can simulate those two events in order to estimate the forces of such extreme waves and thus aid engineers in the design of safer maritime structures.
Extreme water waves impacting ships and offshore structures can not only cause severe structural...
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