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## THE HOMOGENEOUS IBVP

*Sylvie Benzoni-Gavage and Denis Serre*

### in Multi-dimensional hyperbolic partial differential equations: First-order systems and applications

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780199211234
- eISBN:
- 9780191705700
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199211234.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

When the boundary condition is homogeneous, one may think that there is no data at the boundary and that there is no need of boundary estimates in the maximal estimates. This is reminiscent of the ... More

## Anisotropy

*G. A. D. Briggs and O. V. Kolosov*

### in Acoustic Microscopy: Second Edition

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199232734
- eISBN:
- 9780191716355
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232734.003.0011
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Polycrystalline materials give contrast from their grain structure in scanning acoustic micrographs. Bulk wave propagation in anisotropic materials can be calculated from the Christoffel equation. ... More

## ACOUSTICALLY INDUCED SUPERLATTICES: FROM PHOTONS AND ELECTRONS TO EXCITONS, TO-PHONONS AND POLARITONS

*A. L. Ivanov*

### in Problems of Condensed Matter Physics: Quantum coherence phenomena in electron-hole and coupled matter-light systems

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- May 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199238873
- eISBN:
- 9780191716652
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238873.003.0019
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter reviews the recently proposed concept of resonant acousto-optics, when interaction between the light and acoustic waves is mediated and strongly enhanced by the polarization field ... More

## Surface waves and patterns in periodically vibrated granular layers

*Igor S. Aranson and Lev S. Tsimring*

### in Granular Patterns

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199534418
- eISBN:
- 9780191714665
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534418.003.0005
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter examines pattern-forming phenomena in thin layers of granular materials subjected to low-frequency periodic vertical vibration above the acceleration of gravity. Compared to driven ... More

## Surface Waves

*John Weiner and Frederico Nunes*

### in Light-Matter Interaction: Physics and Engineering at the Nanoscale, Second Edition

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- March 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198796664
- eISBN:
- 9780191837920
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198796664.003.0007
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Chapter 7 is devoted to an extensive discussion of waves at the interface between dielectrics and metals. The chapter begins with some history of surface waves as a possible explanation for ... More

## Physical Aspects and Applications of Hyperbolic Thermoelasticity

*Józef Ignaczak and Martin Ostoja‐Starzewski*

### in Thermoelasticity with Finite Wave Speeds

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199541645
- eISBN:
- 9780191716164
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541645.003.0012
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

This chapter first provides a brief review of several other theories, all classified as generalized thermoelasticity and due to Green and Naghdi. Next follows a justification of the presence of a ... More

## Phonon interactions with magnetically quantized two-dimensional carrier systems: the integer and fractional quantum Hall states

*C.J. Mellor, W. Dietsche, and L.J. Challis*

### in Electron-Phonon Interactions in Low-Dimensional Structures

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198507321
- eISBN:
- 9780191709319
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507321.003.0003
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter describes investigations of the interaction of phonons with magnetically quantized two-dimensional (2-D) electron systems including the quantum Hall states, with particular attention to ... More

## Surface Waves

*Weiner John and Frederico Nunes*

### in Light-Matter Interaction: Physics and Engineering at the Nanoscale

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- December 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780198567653
- eISBN:
- 9780191775147
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567653.003.0006
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter first presents an historical introduction to surface waves in general. It then focuses on the particular case of ‘plasmon’ surface waves at the interface between a good conductor and a ... More

## Surface Gravity Waves

*John A. Adam*

### in Rays, Waves, and Scattering: Topics in Classical Mathematical Physics

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691148373
- eISBN:
- 9781400885404
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691148373.003.0011
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter deals with the underlying mathematics of surface gravity waves, defined as gravity waves observed on an air–sea interface of the ocean. Surface gravity waves, or surface waves, differ ... More

## THE ACOUSTIC-WAVE DRIVEN QUANTUM PROCESSOR

*C. H. W. Barnes and M. Pepper*

### in Problems of Condensed Matter Physics: Quantum coherence phenomena in electron-hole and coupled matter-light systems

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- May 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199238873
- eISBN:
- 9780191716652
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238873.003.0004
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter reviews the use of surface acoustic waves (SAWs) in an electron-spin based quantum state processor. A SAW-induced electric current of discrete single or controllable numbers of ... More

## Light-Matter Interaction: Physics and Engineering at the Nanoscale

*John Weiner and Frederico Nunes*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- December 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780198567653
- eISBN:
- 9780191775147
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567653.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This book draws together the essential elements of classical electrodynamics, surface wave and plasmon physics, and waveguide and circuit engineering to provide insight into the essential nature of ... More

## Potential Flow

*Etienne Guyon, Jean-Pierre Hulin, Luc Petit, and Catalin.D. Mitescu*

### in Physical Hydrodynamics, 2nd Edn

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- March 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780198702443
- eISBN:
- 9780191772153
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702443.003.0006
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Potential flows correspond to irrotational velocity fields: this irrotationality is first shown to be persistent for perfect fluids of zero viscosity. Simple examples of such flows (or approximations ... More

## Elastic Waves

*John A. Adam*

### in Rays, Waves, and Scattering: Topics in Classical Mathematical Physics

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691148373
- eISBN:
- 9781400885404
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691148373.003.0010
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter focuses on the mathematics of elastic waves. In the case of a continuous medium, the field equations of physics (yielding the dynamic and thermodynamic variables) arise from three ... More

## Scattering of Surface Gravity Waves by Islands, Reefs, and Barriers

*John A. Adam*

### in Rays, Waves, and Scattering: Topics in Classical Mathematical Physics

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691148373
- eISBN:
- 9781400885404
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691148373.003.0017
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter focuses on the scattering of surface gravity waves by islands, reefs, and barriers. Surface gravity waves that propagate from the deep ocean to coastal regions may be strongly amplified ... More

## Tsunamis

*John A. Adam*

### in Rays, Waves, and Scattering: Topics in Classical Mathematical Physics

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- May 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780691148373
- eISBN:
- 9781400885404
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691148373.003.0013
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter describes a mathematical model of tsunami propagation (transient waves). A tsunami is a series of ocean waves triggered by large-scale disturbances of the ocean, including earthquakes, ... More

## Fluids

*Dmitry Budker and Alexander O. Sushkov*

### in Physics on Your Feet: Berkeley Graduate Exam Questions: or Ninety Minutes of Shame but a PhD for the Rest of Your Life!

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- April 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199681655
- eISBN:
- 9780191761645
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681655.003.0002
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The problems in this chapter cover hydrostatics, nonviscous and viscous flow, surface gravity waves, bubbles, melting, the distribution of the Earth’s atmospheric temperature, and other topics. The ... More

## Ideal Fluid Flows

*S. G. Rajeev*

### in Fluid Mechanics: A Geometrical Point of View

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- October 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198805021
- eISBN:
- 9780191843136
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198805021.003.0004
- Subject:
- Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Some solutions of Euler’s equations are found here. The simplest are the steady flows: water flowing out of a tank at a constant rate, the Venturi and Pitot tubes. Another is the static solution of a ... More

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