Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/11681/2863
Title: Acceleration and impact of structures moved by tsunamis or flash floods
Authors: Camfield, Frederick E.
Keywords: Force on Structures
Impact Forces
Surge
Tsunami
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical aid ; no. 78-1.
Description: Technical Aid
Abstract: Techniques are given for determining the velocity of a structure moved by a tsunami or flash flood and impact forces with another structure. Solutions can be obtained for velocity and impact force as a function of the initial distance between the structures and the velocity of the surging water.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/2863
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