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Title

Interaction of a Plane Solitary Wave with a Vertical Rigid Movable Cylinder
Author

A. Basmat
Journal / Anthology

Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik
Year: 2000
Volume: 80
Issue: Supplement 3
Page range: S741-S742
Description

In this paper the diffraction of a plane first-order solitary wave at a vertical cylindrical wall with calculation of the wave loading on the movable upright rigid cylinder is investigated. The analytical solution is obtained by means of a Fourier transformation technique. The numerical results are obtained by using the software Mathematica version 3.0 to calculate inverse Fourier transforms.
Subjects

*Science > Physics > Mechanics
*Science > Physics > Wave Motion