Accession Number:

ADA024968

Title:

Current Research Activities of the Department of Oceanography.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

121.0

Abstract:

Contents Dynamics and thermodynamics of the upper ocean Planetary-scale oceanic processes Meso-scale oceanic processes Small-scale physical processes Coastal dynamics, upwelling, and downwelling Estuarine processes Sediment transport Marine stratigraphy Coastal and shelf sedimentology Micropaleontology of sediments Global tectonics Genesis of the ocean crust Analytical chemistry of seawater Chemical indicators of oceanographic processes Chemical controls and consequences of biological-biochemical processes Kinetics and thermodynamics of chemical, biochemical, and geochemical processes Marine geochemical studies Chemical studies of marine environments Biome studies and marine ecosystems analysis Plankton production Benthic production Biology of marine organisms Biogeography and taxonomy Marine acoustics Marine resource development Applications of oceanography.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Biological Oceanography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE