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Linearly stratified, rotating flow over long ridges in a channel

D. L. Boyer

Linearly stratified, rotating flow over long ridges in a channel

by D. L. Boyer

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Published by RoyalSociety in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Offprint from Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, A. Mathematical and physical sciences, Vol. 318, no. 1544, 18 July 1986.

Statementby D.L. Boyer and F.M. Biolley.
ContributionsBiolley, F. M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19577387M

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