Numerical Simulations of Episodic Mixing and Lateral Dispersion by Vortical Modes
MASSACHUSETTS UNIV DARTMOUTH SCHOOL FOR MARINE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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Our long term goal is to gain a better understanding of rates and mechanisms of lateral dispersion in the ocean. The specific goal of these numerical simulations is to provide a quantitative evaluation of current hypotheses about the importance of lateral dispersion by vortical modes.
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography