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Numerical Modelling of Ilfracombe Seawall

  • P. Hewson
  • P. Blackmore
Part of the Lecture Notes on Coastal and Estuarine Studies book series (COASTAL, volume 12)

Abstract

The study of seawalls has been a subject for full scale (prototype) and laboratory testing dating back to before the start of this century.

Keywords

Wave Height Rise Time Wave Force Impact Pressure Wave Impact 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Hewson
    • 1
  • P. Blackmore
    • 2
  1. 1.Plymouth PolytechnicPlymouth, DevonUK
  2. 2.Building Research EstablishmentWatfordUK

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