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A numerical method for free-surface flow is presented at the aim of studying water waves in coastal areas. The method builds on the nonlinear shallow water equations and utilizes a non-hydrostatic pressure term to describe short waves. A vertical boundary-fitted grid is used with the water depth divided into a number of layers. A compact finite difference… (More)

@inproceedings{Stelling2008NumericalMO,
title={Numerical modeling of wave propagation, breaking and run-up on a beach},
author={G. S. Stelling and Marcel Zijlema},
year={2008}
}