Accession Number:

ADA629137

Title:

Improvements to the Conservation Properties of FE-Based Models

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS DETACHMENT STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS OCEAN DYNAMICS AND PREDICTION BRANCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The ultimate goal of this work is to upgrade the forecast capability of finite element-based FE coastal circulation models by implementing improvements that result in the local conservation of modeled quantities, a long-term deficiency of such models in certain environmental regimes.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE