Seminar

Extrema of the dynamic pressure in an irrotational regular wave train

Interactions between Partial Differential Equations & Functional Inequalities

10 November 16:00 - 16:50

Adrian Constantin - University of Vienna

We prove that in a regular wave train, which propagates at the surface of water in irrotational flow over a flat bed, the maximum and minimum of the dynamic pressure occur at the wave crest and at the wave trough, respectively. This result is valid without any restrictions on the wave amplitude.
Organizers
José A. Carrillo
Imperial College London
Ivan Gentil
Institut Camille Jordan
Helge Holden
NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Cédric Villani
Institut Henri Poincaré (IHP)
Boguslaw Zegarlinski
Imperial College London

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José A. Carrillo

carrillo@imperial.ac.uk

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