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Menn, Marc Le - Instrumentation and Metrology in Oceanography, ebook

Instrumentation and Metrology in Oceanography

Menn, Marc Le


Through research, physical oceanography aims to solve the numerous problems stated by thermal, optical and dynamical properties of the oceans. Instrumentation and Metrology in Physical Oceanography describes the means used in oceanography

Barale, Vittorio - Oceanography from Space, ebook

Oceanography from Space

Barale, Vittorio


Oceans from Space, a Once-a-Decade Review of Progress: Satellite Oceanography in a Changing World
Jim F. R. Gower
2. Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of the Ocean: An Overview
Chelle L. Gentemann, Frank J. Wentz, Marty Brewer, Kyle Hilburn, Deborah Smith

Budyansky, Maxim V. - Lagrangian Oceanography, ebook

Lagrangian Oceanography

Budyansky, Maxim V.


Table of contents
1. The Dynamical Systems Theory Approach to Transport and Mixing in Fluids
Sergey V. Prants, Michael Yu. Uleysky, Maxim V. Budyansky
2. Chaotic Transport and Mixing in Idealized Models of Oceanic Currents
Sergey V. Prants,…

Leppäranta, Matti - Physical Oceanography of the Baltic Sea, ebook

Physical Oceanography of the Baltic Sea

Leppäranta, Matti


Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. The Baltic Sea: History and geography
3. Topography and hydrography of the Baltic Sea
4. Water, salt, and heat budgets
5. Circulation
6. Waves
7. The ice of the Baltic Sea
8. Coastal and local…

Storch, Hans - Seventy Years of Exploration in Oceanography, ebook

Seventy Years of Exploration in Oceanography

Storch, Hans


Table of contents
1. Waves and Wave Spectra
2. Coming to America
3. Bikini (1946) and Eniwetok (1951)
4. Settling Down at Scripps
5. From Waves to Tides 1958–1968
6. Deep Sea Tides 1964–2000
7. Internal Waves 1971–1981

Miller, Charles B. - Biological Oceanography, ebook

Biological Oceanography

Miller, Charles B.


This modern textbook of biological oceanography is aimed at students taking oceanography, marine biology and marine sciences courses. It covers recent developments such as the molecular techniques (including sequence data) that have allowed a re-examination

Dijkstra, Henk A. - Nonlinear Physical Oceanography, ebook

Nonlinear Physical Oceanography

Dijkstra, Henk A.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. Background Material
3. A Dynamical Systems Point of View
4. Numerical Techniques
5. The Wind-Driven Circulation
6. The Thermohaline Circulation
7. The Dynamics and Physics of ENSO

Miller, rles B. - Biological Oceanography, ebook

Biological Oceanography

Miller, rles B.


This new edition of Biological Oceanography has been greatly updated and expanded since its initial publication in 2004. It presents current understanding of ocean ecology emphasizing the character of marine organisms from viruses to fish and worms, together with their significance to their

Monaco, André - Tools for Oceanography and Ecosystemic Modeling, ebook

Tools for Oceanography and Ecosystemic Modeling

Monaco, André


Studying the Ocean Planet requires measuring and sampling instruments to feed models that take into account its complexity.  This book presents the diversity of observation and monitoring techniques at various scales, but also different kinds of model…

Jochum, Markus - Physical Oceanography, ebook

Physical Oceanography

Jochum, Markus


Table of contents
1. Historical Introduction
Bruce A. Warren
2. Reminiscences of MODE
Francis Bretherton
3. Modeling Ocean Circulation
Kirk Bryan
4. Contributions to Global Ocean Observations
Russ E. Davis
5. On Reconciling…