Accession Number:

ADA109902

Title:

Near-Inertial Motions: A Preliminary Model-Data Comparison.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. May-Oct 81,

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

A summary of a wind-forced dynamical model of near-inertial motions is presented. Results from this model are briefly reviewed. Observations of coherence and response between wind stress and upper ocean currents are compared with model results. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE