Course Description for Water Wave Mechanics

CWR4550: Water Wave Mechanics
Prerequisite:  CWR 3201 and a "C+" or better in MAP 2302
Description: This course will first provide an introduction to hydromechanics and then present the development and solution of the basic boundary value problem for water waves. Engineering properties of waves will then be examined including: shoaling, refraction, breaking, bed dissipation, and wave forces on structures.