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Reza Malek-Madani

Poincare Waves

Starting with the equations for Shallow Water Theory, continue studying section 3.9, page 75 of Joe Pedlosky's book "Geophysical Fluid Dynamics." Explain mathematically the difference between a poincare wave and a kelvin wave. After deriving equations (3.9.16) on page 77, use Mathematica and plot the particle paths of typical particles in a poincare wave.
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