Accession Number:

ADA624729

Title:

Coupled Thermocline - Deep Ocean Processes in Baroclinic Fronts and Eddies: Towards Improving Model Initialization and Data Assimilation

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

RHODE ISLAND UNIV NARRAGANSETT GRADUATE SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Our long-term goal is to achieve a correct understanding of the physical processes at the continental margin interface, including feedbacks between the coastal and open ocean, and to investigate the ability of numerical models to simulate physical processes over continental slope regions.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE