Instability of equatorial water waves with an underlying current
In this paper we use the short-wavelength instability approach to derive an instability threshold for exact trapped equatorial waves propagating eastwards in the presence of an underlying current.
Geophysical flows , Instability , Currents.
Genoud, F. and Henry, D. (2014) 'Instability of Equatorial Water Waves with an Underlying Current', Journal of Mathematical Fluid Mechanics, 16 (4), pp. 661-667. doi: 10.1007/s00021-014-0175-4
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