OJMS  Vol.1 No.3 , October 2011
A Field Experiment on the Recurrence of Large Waves in Wind Seas
Author(s) Paolo Boccotti
ABSTRACT
Wind generated sea waves are generally regarded as an example of pure randomness in nature. Here we give a proof that the matter is not exactly so: some identical sequences of relatively large waves were found many hours apart from one another. This finding supports the theory of quasi determinism of sea waves.
KEYWORDS
Experiment, Wave, Groups

Cite this paper
P. Boccotti, "A Field Experiment on the Recurrence of Large Waves in Wind Seas," Open Journal of Marine Science, Vol. 1 No. 3, 2011, pp. 69-72. doi: 10.4236/ojms.2011.13007.
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