Applied Mathematics and Mechanics

, Volume 9, Issue 7, pp 625–641 | Cite as

Numerical calculation for the coefficients of stokes harmonic waves of high order

  • Song Tao
  • Li Jia-chun


This paper has reformulated the mathematical model and boundary conditions in the semi-physical plan (x, ψ) by using W.H. Hui’s method and suggested two new ways of numerical calculation for the coefficients of Stokes harmonic waves of high order. By transforming the perturbation parameter ε into a new one we refind Cokelet’s results (1977) of phase speed and semi-waveheight expressions.


Water Wave Phase Speed Perturbation Parameter Harmonic Wave Stokes Wave 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Song Tao
    • 1
  • Li Jia-chun
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of MechanicsChinese Academy of SciencesChina

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