The measurement and analysis of typhoon-generated waves in the South China Sea near Hong Kong.

Chi Wai Li, K. K. Wong, J. C. Chen, Q. G. Cai

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Abstract

Field data on typhoon generated waves in the South China Sea near Hong Kong were analyzed statistically. The JONSWAP type of spectrum fitted the obtained wave spectra well. Details of the field work and wave spectra statistical analysis are given.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)485-491
Number of pages7
JournalIN: OTC 88 PROC., TWENTIETH ANNUAL OFFSHORE TECHNOL. CONF., (HOUSTON, U.S.A.: MAY 2-5, 1988)
Volume2 , Richardson, U.S.A., Offshore Technol. Conf., 1988, Paper OTC 5739
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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