Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/11681/2126
Title: A remote sensing system for measuring runup
Authors: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Keywords: Wave runup
Beach
Swash
Up-Swash
Down-swash
Overtopping
Erosion
Time-lapse photography
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical note ; CETN-II-23.
Description: Technical note
Purpose: This note discusses a technique to remotely measure wave runup using video image processing. The technique permits inexpensive measurements of runup and requires as little as a camcorder and a tripod. A description of the image processing technique, its application, and a field evaluation are presented.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/2126
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