Tsunami Propagation in Tidal Rivers

  • Elena Tolkova

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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  3. Elena Tolkova
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  4. Elena Tolkova
    Pages 37-50
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 121-123

About this book


Using observations of the 2011-Tohoku and some other tsunamis in rivers as a starting point for analytical and numerical exploration, this book suggests a basis for predicting tsunami impacts in a river after the wave has transitioned into the river’s channel.



Predicting tsunamis Shallow water equation Shock Wave Wave set-up Tohoku-oki tsunami Maule tsunami

Authors and affiliations

  • Elena Tolkova
    • 1
  1. 1.NorthWest Research Associates, IncKirklandUSA

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