waves

NOC’s response to the recent hurricanes and storm surges

1st international workshop on waves, storm surges and coastal hazards

1st international workshop on waves, storm surges & coastal hazards

Together with research institutes at home and abroad, the NOC is organising the 1st international workshop on waves, storm surges and coastal hazards.

How a tsunami wave works

Wave

Tsunamis are long, powerful waves that are created by sub-sea earth movements – earthquakes, land and ice slips, meteor strikes. But not all Earth movements create these waves, many give little or no effect.