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Collected bibliographies on physical oceanography (1953-1964).

Collected bibliographies on physical oceanography (1953-1964).

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Published by (s.n.) in Washington, (D.C.) .
Written in English


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ContributionsUnited States. National Oceanographic Data Center., American Meteorological Society.
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Open LibraryOL14223151M

Study the Science: Physical Oceanography The primary objective of the physical oceanography study is to describe spatial and seasonal characteristics of the water masses and circulation in the northeastern Chukchi Sea. Data are collected through instrumentation on the vessel. CTD (conductivity-temperature-depth) casts are made at each station. Oceanography is a vast science, and beginners often feel overwhelmed by the number and variety of different topics. This book presents a distilled version of physical oceanography by providing.

It is historically divided into physical, biological, chemical, and geological oceanography. Descriptive physical oceanography approaches the ocean through both observations and complex numerical model output used to describe the fluid motions as quantitatively as possible. This book is concerned primarily with the physics of the ocean. Written by a respected scholar in the field, this comprehensive, contemporary introduction to physical oceanography strikes a balance between mathematical rigor and description so that it can be used with a fairly wide range of mathematical competence. Covers fundamental topics of interest to biologists, chemists, geologists, and physical oceanographers.

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