Pekeris, C. L. (Chaim Leib) 19081993
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Works:  46 works in 79 publications in 1 language and 520 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(
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11 editions published between 1948 and 1963 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1948 and 1963 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The development and present status of the theory of the heat balance in the atmosphere by
C. L Pekeris(
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5 editions published between 1932 and 1934 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1932 and 1934 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kinematic dynamos and the earth's magnetic field by
C. L Pekeris(
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4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solution of Laplace's equations for the M₂ tide in the world oceans by
C. L Pekeris(
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3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theory of propagation of explosive sound in shallow water by
C. L Pekeris(
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5 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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(
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2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Effect of quadratic terms in differential equations of atmospheric oscillatons by
C. L Pekeris(
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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
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
1323 by
C. L Pekeris(
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2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and 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(
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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
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
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(
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2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Final report of research on theoretical seismology : carried out under Contract Nonr2189(00) during the period July 1, 1956
 June 30, 1966 by
C. L Pekeris(
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1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Propagation of sound in the ocean by
J. Lamar Worzel(
Book
)
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interim report on the free oscillations of the earth by
C. L Pekeris(
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1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conference on Mathematical Geophysics, Jerusalem, June 1990, in honor of C.L. Pekeris [organised by Ari BenMenahem] : Journal
of Geophysical Research, v.96(1991), Pt. B12, p.2018720391 by Conference on Mathematical Geophysics(
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in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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(
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1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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(
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1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perturbation theory for an exponential Mcurve in nonstandard propagation by
C. L Pekeris(
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1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1945 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(
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2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tides in the Ocean(
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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
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(
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1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Worzel, J. Lamar (John Lamar) 19192008 Author
 Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice) 19061974
 Accad, Y. Author
 Alterman, Z. Author
 Rossby, C. G. (Carl Gustaf Arvis) 18981957
 Jarosch, H.
 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
 WEIZMANN INST OF SCIENCE REHOVOT (Israel)
 United States National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
 Shkoller, B.
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Aeronautics in meteorology Atmospheric temperature Atmospheric thermodynamics Atmospheric tides Core of the Earth Differential equations Earth movements Electric generators Electromagnetic wavesMathematical models Explosions Geomagnetism GeophysicsData processing Heat budget (Geophysics) Meteorology in aeronautics Ocean Ocean sounds Oscillations Perturbation (Mathematics) Quadratic differentials Radio wave propagationMathematical models Rayleigh waves Rotating masses of fluid Seismic waves Seismology SeismologyResearch Sound SoundTransmission Soundwaves Statistical mechanics Temperature Tides TidesMathematical models Underwater acoustics Underwater explosions
Alternative Names
Chaim L. Pekeris
Chaim L. Pekeris Geophysics
Chaim L. Pekeris israelischer Physiker
Chaim Leib Pekeris
Pekeris, Chaim Leib 19081993
Peqeriys Ḥayyim Leyyb 19071993
פקריס חיים לייב 19071993
چایم ال پکریس ریاضیدان و فیزیکدان اسرائیلی
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