Rogue waters

@article{Slunyaev2011RogueW,
  title={Rogue waters},
  author={Alexey Slunyaev and Ira Didenkulova and Efim Pelinovsky},
  journal={Contemporary Physics},
  year={2011},
  volume={52},
  pages={571 - 590}
}
In this essay we give an overview on the problem of rogue or freak wave formation in the ocean. The matter of the phenomenon is a sporadic occurrence of unexpectedly high waves on the sea surface. These waves cause serious danger for sailing and sea use. A number of huge wave accidents, resulting in damages, ship losses and people injuries and deaths, are known. Now marine researchers do believe that these waves belong to a specific kind of sea wave, not taken into account by conventional… 
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