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By Philip L. F. Liu, Harry Yeh, Costas Synolakis

ISBN-10: 9812700129

ISBN-13: 9789812700124

This overview quantity is split into elements. the 1st half comprises 5 evaluation papers on quite a few numerical versions. Pedersen presents a short yet thorough assessment of the theoretical heritage for depth-integrated wave equations, that are hired to simulate tsunami runup. LeVeque and George describe high-resolution finite quantity equipment for fixing the nonlinear shallow water equations. the focal point in their dialogue is at the functions of those tips on how to tsunami runup.

in recent times, a number of complex 3D numerical types were brought to the sector of coastal engineering to calculate breaking waves and wave constitution interactions. those versions are nonetheless below improvement and are at various levels of adulthood. Rogers and Dalrymple talk about the sleek debris Hydrodynamics (SPH) procedure, that's a meshless strategy. Wu and Liu current their huge Eddy Simulation (LES) version for simulating the landslide-generated waves. eventually, Frandsen introduces the lattice Boltzmann strategy with the glory of a unfastened floor.

the second one a part of the evaluation quantity includes the descriptions of the benchmark issues of 11 prolonged abstracts submitted by way of the workshop members. a lot of these papers are in comparison with their numerical effects with benchmark suggestions.

Contents: Modeling Runup with Depth-Integrated Equation types (G Pedersen); High-Resolution Finite quantity equipment for the Shallow Water Equations with Bathymetry and Dry States (R J LeVeque & D L George); SPH Modeling of Tsunami Waves (B D Rogers & R A Dalrymple); a wide Eddy Simulation version for Tsunami and Runup Generated through Landslides (T-R Wu & P L-F Liu); Free-Surface Lattice Boltzmann Modeling in unmarried section Flows (J B Frandsen); Benchmark difficulties (P L-F Liu et al.); Tsunami Runup onto a airplane seashore (Z Kowalik et al.); Nonlinear Evolution of lengthy Waves over a Sloping seashore (U Kâno lu); Amplitude Evolution and Runup of lengthy Waves, comparability of Experimental and Numerical information on a 3D advanced Topography (A C Yalciner et al.); Numerical Simulations of Tsunami Runup onto a third-dimensional seashore with Shallow Water Equations (X Wang et al.); 3D Numerical Simulation of Tsunami Runup onto a fancy seashore (T Kakinuma); comparing Wave Propagation and Inundation features of the main Tsunami version over a fancy 3D seashore (A Chawla et al.); Tsunami new release and Runup as a result of a 2nd Landslide (Z Kowalik et al.); Boussinesq Modeling of Landslide-Generated Waves and Tsunami Runup (O Nwogu); Numerical Simulation of Tsunami Runup onto a fancy seashore with a Boundary-Fitting cellphone approach (H Yasuda); A 1D Lattice Boltzmann version utilized to Tsunami Runup onto a airplane seashore (J B Frandsen); A Lagrangian version utilized to Runup difficulties (G Pedersen); Appendix: Phase-Averaged Towed PIV Measurements for normal Head Waves in a version send Towing Tank (J Longo et al.).

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