Internal Gravity Waves in Horizontally Inhomogeneous Ocean

  • Vitaly V. Bulatov
  • Yury V. Vladimirov
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The paper is devoted to the research of the processes of generation and propagation of internal gravity waves in the vertically stratified horizontally non-uniform ocean based on the development of the asymptotic methods related to the generalization of the space-time ray-tracing method (the method of the geometrical optics, WKBJ method). Numerical results based on the application of asymptotic formulas for the real ocean parameters are presented.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Problems in Mechanics, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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