Accession Number:

ADA624738

Title:

Evaluation of Turbulence-Closure Schemes for the Coastal Ocean

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

DALHOUSIE UNIV HALIFAX (NOVA SCOTIA) DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

We wish to understand the dynamics of small-scale mixing processes in the ocean e.g. turbulence, intrusions, and convection and to determine how to parameterize their fluxes for use in larger-scale numerical models and in theory.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE