Online Lecture Notes on Waves

Matthias Tomczak, Flinders University, Australia

These lecture notes from a physical oceanography course at Flinders University in Australia briefly define, describe and classify waves. Topics include wave classification, descriptions of waves, wave dispersion, and the statistical definition of waves. The notes are in text form, with figures displayed in a separate frame below the text.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Physical
Resource Type: Course Information:Course Site:Course Notes
Topics: Ocean:Physical Oceanography, Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography