Accession Number:

ADA625403

Title:

Synthesis of TKE Dissipation Rate Observations in the Ocean's Wave Zone

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

TEXAS A AND M UNIV GALVESTON DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

We wish to improve our understanding of turbulence and small scales processes in the oceanic near surface layer and their relation to surface waves. Better understanding of these processes will ultimately improve turbulence parameterization schemes resulting in more accurate model predictions.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE