Dynamics of Coastal Models by Clifford J. Hearn
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Dynamics of Coastal Models
By Clifford J. Hearn

The Dynamics of Coastal Models

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Dynamics of Coastal Models by Clifford J. Hearn

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Coastal basins are defined as estuaries, lagoons, and embayments. This book deals with the science of coastal basins using simple models, many of which are presented in either analytical form or Microsoft Excel or MATLAB. The book introduces simple hydrodynamics and its applications, from the use of simple box and one-dimensional models to flow over coral reefs. The book also emphasizes models as a scientific tool in our understanding of coasts, and introduces the value of the most modern flexible mesh combined wave-current models. Examples from shallow basins around the world illustrate the wonders of the scientific method and the power of simple dynamics. This book is ideal for use as an advanced textbook for graduate students and as an introduction to the topic for researchers, especially those from other fields of science needing a basic understanding of the basic ideas of the dynamics of coastal basins.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521807401
ISBN-10: 0521807409
Format: Hardback
(247mm x 174mm x 28mm)
Pages: 512
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 10-Jan-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Clifford J. Hearn

Clifford Hearn is Director of the Tampa Bay Modeling Program for the United State Geological Survey.

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