Accession Number:

ADA634931

Title:

Interaction Between Surface Gravity Waves and Near Surface Atmospheric Turbulence

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

RHODE ISLAND UNIV NARRAGANSETT GRADUATE SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal of this study is to clarify the detailed physical mechanism of the interaction between surface gravity waves and near surface atmospheric turbulence, and to improve our predictive capability of the momentum and energy transfer between the atmosphere and the ocean.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE