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Pekeris, C. L. (Chaim Leib) 1908-1993

Overview
Works: 44 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 529 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QC233, 534.2
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Most widely held works by C. L Pekeris
Propagation of sound in the ocean. Explosion sounds in shallow water by J. Lamar Worzel( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development and present status of the theory of the heat balance in the atmosphere by C. L Pekeris( Book )

6 editions published between 1932 and 1934 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solution of Laplace's equations for the M₂ tide in the world oceans by C. L Pekeris( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinematic dynamos and the earth's magnetic field by C. L Pekeris( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory of propagation of explosive sound in shallow water by C. L Pekeris( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dynamics of the liquid core of the earth by C. L Pekeris( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the interpretation of the Umkehr-effect in atmospheric ozone measurements by C. L Pekeris( Book )

3 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effect of quadratic terms in differential equations of atmospheric oscillatons by C. L Pekeris( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is shown that the neglect of the terms in the differential equations of atmospheric oscillations which are quadratic in the velocities is not justified in the case of free oscillations for heights greater than 100 kilometers. This result is illustrated for two atmospheres of different temperature distributions where it is shown that at about 130 kilometers the neglected quadratic terms become equal to the retained linear terms and that they even exceed the latter at heights greater than 130 kilometers. A method is outlined for including the quadratic terms in the theory of atmospheric oscillations. The bearing of this result on atmospheric tides is discussed
Geophysical theory and computers : the proceedings of the second International Symposium held at Rehovoth, Israel, 1965 June 13-23 by C. L Pekeris( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final report of research on theoretical seismology : carried out under Contract Nonr-2189(00) during the period July 1, 1956 - June 30, 1966 by C. L Pekeris( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free oscillations of an atmosphere in which temperature increases linearly with height by C. L Pekeris( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an atmosphere where the temperature increases linearly with height at a constant rate, the acoustic propagation properties are radically different from those hitherto encountered in the theory of atmospheric tides. The phase velocity no longer approaches a limit with increasing period but increases linearly with the period. The region of maximum energy of the oscillation is shifted to increasingly higher elevations as the period is increased. The bearing of these results on the resonance theory of atmospheric tides is discussed
Interim report on the free oscillations of the earth by C. L Pekeris( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solution of the tidal equations for the M2 and S2 tides in the world oceans from a knowledge of the tidal potential alone by Y Accad( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tides in the Ocean( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report contains a review of the research carried out during the period September 1, 1973 - September 30, 1974, in the fields of Theory of Reverberation; Derivation of Laplace's Tidal Equation; and The Dynamo Theory of the Origin of the Earth's Magnetic Field. It also contains abstracts of papers prepared on these subjects
Geophysical theory and computers : proceedings by International Symposium on Geophysical Theory and Computers( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perturbation theory for an exponential M-curve in non-standard propagation by C. L Pekeris( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparison of theoretical with observed values of the periods of free oscillation of the earth by C. L Pekeris( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interim report on propagation of Rayleigh waves in the earth by Z Alterman( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions of the linearized Boltzmann collision operator for a Maxwell gas and for a gas of rigid spheres by Zipora Alterman( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Chaim L. Pekeris

Chaim L. Pekeris Geophysics

Chaim L. Pekeris israelischer Physiker

Chaim L. Pekeris wiskundige uit Israël (1908-1993)

Chaim Leib Pekeris

Pekeris, Chaim Leib 1908-1993

Peqeriys Ḥayyim Leyyb 1907-1993

פקריס חיים לייב 1907-1993

פקריס, חיים לייב 1908-1993

چایم ال پکریس ریاضی‌دان و فیزیک‌دان اسرائیلی

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English (56)