Accession Number : AD0767062

Title :   Notes on the 1972 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Volume II.

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 115

Abstract : Contents: Baroclinic flow over an obstacle in a rotating system; thermal and Taylor instabilities in a rapidly rotating annulus; Taylor columns for small Rossby numbers; rectified currents generated by waves and topography; Taylor columns and Rossby wakes generated by isolated topographic features on a beta-plane; on the determination of internal wave parameters; the calculation of nonlinear interfacial waves.

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FLOW, SYMPOSIA), OCEAN CURRENTS, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, DISPERSION RELATIONS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, POWER SPECTRA

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE