HYDRODYNAMIC FIELD OF A WAVE AT CONSTANT DEPTH

H. Bureste, Ch. Chartier

Abstract


We have used chronophotographic methods with aluminum powder to record wave motion. In this method, it is necessary to photograph fine selected and prepared particles which sink slowly but which are nevertheless large enough to reflect light through about half a meter of water in the wave flume.

Keywords


wave measurement; wave breaking; wave flume

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