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Similarity solutions of the shallow water equations

Glaister, P. (1991) Similarity solutions of the shallow water equations. Journal of Hydraulic Research, 29 (1). pp. 107-116. ISSN 1814-2079

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A one-dimensional shock (bore) reflection problem is discussed for the two-dimensional shallow water equations with cylindrical symmetry. The differential equations for a similarity solution are derived and solved numerically in conjunction with the Rankine-Hugoniot shock relations.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Science > School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences > Department of Mathematics and Statistics
ID Code:15632
Publisher:Taylor and Francis

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