This research was funded by the National Institute for Transportation and Communities, or NITC, a program of TREC at Portland State University. Funding was also provided by the Kiewit Center for Infrastructure and Transportation, and the National Science Foundation (CMMI-0800822).
Bridges -- Design and construction -- Specifications -- United States, Storms -- Safety measures, Wave resistance (Hydrodynamics), Water waves
A large-scale laboratory model helps researchers determine horizontal and vertical wave forces on a highway bridge superstructure.
Cox, Daniel. Helping Bridges Withstand Hurricane Waves. 2007-30, 2008-161. Portland, OR: Transportation Research and Education Center (TREC), 2013.