Accession Number:

ADA626390

Title:

Direct Measurements of Reynolds Stresses and Turbulence in the Bottom Boundary Layer

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV BALTIMORE MD DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Predictions of the ocean dynamics, sediment transport, pollutant dispersal and biological processes require knowledge on the characteristics of turbulence in the bottom boundary layer. Modeling of the turbulence requires data for developmentvalidation of closure models.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE