Baroclinic Processes on Continental Shelves by Christopher N. K. Mooers

By Christopher N. K. Mooers

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Published by means of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Coastal and Estuarine Sciences Series.

The AGU Monograph sequence on Coastal and Estuarine Regimes presents well timed summaries and studies of significant technique and nearby reviews, either observational and theoretical, and of theoretical and numerical versions. It grew out of an IAPSO/SCOR/ECOR operating workforce initiative numerous years in the past meant to reinforce clinical communications in this subject. The sequence' authors and editors are drawn from the foreign neighborhood. the last word objective is to stimulate bringing the speculation, observations, and modeling of coastal and estuarine regimes jointly at the international scale.

Content:
Chapter 1 Coastal Trapped Waves (pages 1–18): J.M. Huthnance, L.A. Mysak and D.?P. Wang
Chapter 2 inner Tides, inner Waves and Near?Inertial Motions (pages 19–31): Peter G. Baines
Chapter three Shelf holiday move tactics (pages 33–62): John A. Johnson and Nicole Rockliff
Chapter four Coastal and Estuarine Fronts (pages 63–93): J.H. Simpson and I.D. James
Chapter five The Coastal Boundary Layer and internal Shelf (pages 95–108): N.R. Pettigrew and S.P. Murray
Chapter 6 Estuarine?Shelf Interactions (pages 109–115): W.J. Wiseman
Chapter 7 approaches That impact Stratification in Shelf Waters (pages 117–130): Larry P. Atkinson and Jackson O. Blanton

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