Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Overtopping and Run-up Hazards Induced by Solitary Waves and Bores

By Tom E. Baldock and Damitha Peiris

Submitted: May 31st 2010Published: January 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/14818

Downloaded: 2592

© 2011 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike-3.0 License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction for non-commercial purposes, provided the original is properly cited and derivative works building on this content are distributed under the same license.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Tom E. Baldock and Damitha Peiris (January 29th 2011). Overtopping and Run-up Hazards Induced by Solitary Waves and Bores, The Tsunami Threat - Research and Technology, Nils-Axel M?rner, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/14818. Available from:

chapter statistics

2592total chapter downloads

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Major Tsunami Risks from Splay Faulting

By Mohammad Heidarzadeh

Related Book

First chapter

Quaternary Geochronology Using Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) – Current Status of the AMS System at the TONO Geoscience Center

By Akihiro Matsubara, Yoko Saito-Kokubu, Akimitsu Nishizawa, Masayasu Miyake, Tsuneari Ishimaru and Koji Umeda

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More About Us