Accession Number:

AD1014387

Title:

Wind-driven Circulation and Freshwater Fluxes off Sri Lanka: 4D-Sampling with Autonomous Gliders

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington Seattle United States

Report Date:

2015-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This study contributes to long-term efforts toward understandingMonsoon response of the Bay of Bengal Arabian Sea system.The processes that govern Indian Ocean circulation.How upper-ocean processes, in particular sub-mesoscale lateral stirring and diapycnal mixing contribute to water mass evolution and transformation.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE