Porous Models for Wave-Seabed Interactions (Hardcover)

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"Porous Models for Wave-seabed Interactions" discusses the Phenomenon of wave-seabed interactions, which is a vital issue for coastal and geotechnical engineers involved in the design of foundations for marine structures such as pipelines, breakwaters, platforms, etc. The most important sections of this book will be the fully detailed theoretical models of wave-seabed interaction problem, which are particularly useful for postgraduate students and junior researchers entering the discipline of marine geotechnics and offshore engineering. This book also converts the research outcomes of theoretical studies to engineering applications that will provide front-line engineers with practical and effective tools in the assessment of seabed instability in engineering design.

Prof. Dong-Sheng Jeng works at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.

About the Author

Prof. Dong-sheng Jeng is NRP Chair in Civil Engineering, Division of Civil Engineering, University of Dundee, UK and Zhi Yuan Chair Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University China. He completed his Ph. D at The University of Western Australia in 1997, and Postdoctoral research at ARC Special Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems. He has been academic staff member in Griffith University (Australia), University of Sydney (Australia) and University of Dundee (UK). His research areas cover offshore geotechnics, coastal engineering, ocean wave modeling, groundwater hydraulics, geo-environmental engineering, porous flow, Artificial Neural Network model and marine renewable energy
Product Details
ISBN: 9783642335921
ISBN-10: 3642335926
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: October 18th, 2012
Pages: 290
Language: English