Prof. Raffaele Ferrari
Dr. Terrence Joyce
Observational physical oceanography includes topics such as the physical description of the sea, the physical properties of seawater, methods and measurements, wind-driven ocean circulation, abyssal ocean circulation, boundary processes, and wave motions.
Ferrari, Raffaele, and Terrence Joyce. 12.808 Introduction to Observational Physical Oceanography, Fall 2004. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/earth-atmospheric-and-planetary-sciences/12-808-introduction-to-observational-physical-oceanography-fall-2004 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA