Accession Number:

ADA626438

Title:

Upper Ocean Mixing

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to identify the major processes producing mixing in the upper ocean and to understand their dynamics sufficiently well to permit developing accurate parameterizations of mixing for use in numerical models. The objective is to understand mixing over continental shelves and slopes and in straits.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE