Accession Number:

ADA612393

Title:

The Interaction of Nonlinear Internal Waves with Other Processes

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

VICTORIA UNIV (BRITISH COLUMBIA) DEPT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

LONG-TERM GOALS To understand and parameterize small-scale ocean processes. To understand the physical oceanography of straits and semi-enclosed seas. OBJECTIVES To clarify and understand the dimensionless parameter space of internal tide generation. To elucidate and quantify the back effect on internal waves, and other motions, of refracted and breaking surface waves.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE