Accession Number:

ADA626454

Title:

Topographic Effects on Stratified Flows

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CA INST OF GEOPHYSICS AND PLANETARY PHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to use measurements and develop theory for stratified flow past topography. To understand the relevant processes, including establishment of the high drag state, the role of boundary layer separation, entrainment, and the generation, propagation and dissipation of internal solitary waves.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE