Accession Number:

ADA162506

Title:

Proceedings of the Gulf Stream Workshop Held at West Greenwich, Rhode Island on 23-26 April 1985,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RHODE ISLAND UNIV KINGSTON GRADUATE SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

581.0

Abstract:

Topics included Modeling of the Gulf Stream System - Local dynamics and non-local effects Recent Gulf Stream Theoretical Work and Pertinent Observations Data Assimilation, Mesoscale Dynamics and Dynamical Forecasting Two Recent Views of the Gulf Stream East of Cape Hatteras Modification of an Intense Oceanic Current system Flowing into a Region of Cooling Bimodality in the Gulf Stream Isopycnal RAFOS Floats and the Dynamics of Gulf Stream Meanders Sea-surface Height by GEOSAT-A Altimetry Structure of the Gulf Stream as Derived from an EOF Analysis Gulf Stream Envelope and Mean Path between 75 deg. and 58 deg Maximum Gradient Inverse for the Gulf Stream System Frontal Geostrophic Dynamics Analysis of Gulf Stream Mean Flow Energetics off Charleston, S.C. Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Vortex Structures in Barotropic Beta-Plane Jets Spatial Structure of Gulf Stream Current Variability Downstream of the New England Seamount Chain Recirculation and the Deep Gulf Stream Eddy-resolved Ocean Circulation Related to the Gulf Stream Region Partial Solutions for Inertial Western Boundary Current with Continuous Stratification Time Scales and Structure of Topographic Rossby Waves and Meanders in the Deep Gulf Stream.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE