Accession Number:

ADA591722

Title:

Impact of Typhoons on the Western Pacific Ocean (ITOP) DRI:Numerical Modeling of Ocean Mixed Layer Turbulence and Entrainment at High Winds

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr 2008-31 Mar 2013

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-09-23

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This collaborative DRI is focused on measuring and modeling the response of the upper ocean to strong typhoons both in simple, open ocean conditions and in the more complex conditions caused by ocean eddies and preconditioning by prior storms.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE