Accession Number:

AD0767061

Title:

Notes on the 1972 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Volume I.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

153.0

Abstract:

Contents The Boussinesq approximation small amplitude internal gravity waves wave-wave interaction the effects of stratification on rotating critical flow experiments in stratified fluids double-diffusive convection classification of mixing mechanisms in a stratified fluid convection from isolated sources convection in layers shear instabilities and turbulent gravity currents mechanical mixing across density interfaces external mixing processes in the oceans and atmosphere stratified turbulent shear flows transports in very stable conditions. A series of abstracts complete the report.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE