Accession Number : AD1014407

Title :   Elucidating Dynamical Processes Relevant to Flow Encountering Abrupt Topography (FLEAT)

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu United States

Personal Author(s) : Qui,Bo

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Report Date : 30 Sep 2015

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The long-term goals of this project are to identify new 3-dimensional circulation features from in-situ and eddy-resolving OGCM model simulations around the Palau-Guam ridge system and to clarify the dynamics controlling the mean and time-varying circulation in the region.

Descriptors :   ocean currents , ocean models , simulation , temperature , surface properties , flow , topography , turbulent mixing , salinity , eddy currents

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE