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last update: 07.12.2004

Following questions will be discussed here

bulletWhere do we find interfacial waves in the nature ?
bulletHow can we compare the interfacial waves in the lab with those in nature ?

Some Examples for seiche activity in nature:

bulletKiller lake in Cameroon
On 26 August 1986 an enormous volume of carbon dioxide (CO2) was released from Lake Nyos that killed about 1700 people...An earthquake or internal seiche is thought to have upset the density stratification of the lake, triggering its overturn and catastrophic exsolution of CO2, which suffocated the victims
bulletVolcanic Activity Reports
bulletMonster of the tub
bulletInternal Waves