Accession Number:

ADA629302

Title:

Strong Internal Solitons on the Continental Shelf: A Comparative Theoretical and Observational Study

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION BOULDER CO ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY LAB

Report Date:

1997-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to develop an improved theoretical framework for internal waves that takes into account the strength of forcing, the depth and strength of the pycnocline, the influence of upwelling and current shear, etc. by means of strongly interacting theoretical and observational analyses.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE