Journal article

Rogue waves in opposing currents: an experimental study on deterministic and stochastic wave trains

A Toffoli, T Waseda, H Houtani, L Cavaleri, D Greaves, M Onorato

Journal of Fluid Mechanics | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2015

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Funding Acknowledgements

The experiments were supported by the JSPS Fellowship for Research in Japan Program, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research of the JSPS and the International Science Linkages (ISL) Program of the Australian Academy of Science. L.C. has contributed under the EU-funded My Wave FP7-SPACE-2011-1/CP-FP project. A.T. and D.G. acknowledge Dr K. Collins and Dr M. Hann for providing velocity measurements in the wave flume and ocean wave basin at Plymouth University. T.W. was supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research and Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists. M.O. and A.T. acknowledge the VDRS grant from Swinburne University of Technology. M.O. was supported by MIUR Grant PRIN 2012BFNWZ2 and ONR grant N000141010991. M.O. also acknowledges Dr B. GiuliNico for interesting discussions.