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By Dominic Reeve,Andrew Chadwick,Christopher Fleming

Historically, a lot damage has been performed through well-meaning coastal engineering makes an attempt, which gave the look of reliable rules on paper yet which didn't enable for sensible concerns. therefore, it is crucial that theories and types are good grounded in perform.

This moment version brings the types and examples of perform modern. It has multiplied assurance of tsunamis and producing power from waves to concentration either at the nice risks and the nice possibilities that the sea provides to the coastal quarter. With an emphasis on perform and specific modelling, it is a thorough advent to all facets of coastal methods, morphology, and layout of coastal defences. It describes various case stories to demonstrate the profitable software of mathematical modelling to real-world perform.

A must-have ebook for engineering scholars seeking to concentrate on coastal engineering and management.

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