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Part 2: Physical Processes in Oceanography

8: Small-Scale Mixing Processes, J.S. Turner, pp. 236-263

8.1 Introduction, p. 236 
8.2 Preliminary Discussion of Various Mechanisms, pp. 237-239 
8.3 Vertical Mixing in the Upper Layers of the Ocean, pp. 240-244 
8.4 Mixing in the Interior of the Ocean, pp. 245-257 
8.5 Mixing near the Bottom of the Ocean, pp. 258-263

Chapter 8 - complete (PDF - 3.5MB)

Chapter 8 - sections:

8.1 - 8.3 (PDF - 1.2MB
8.4 - 8.5 (PDF - 2.4MB)

9: Internal Waves and Small-Scale Processes, Walter Munk, pp. 264-291

9.1 Introduction, pp. 264-267 
9.2 Layered Ocean, p. 268 
9.3 Continuously Stratified Ocean, pp. 269-270 
9.4 Turning Depths and Turning Latitudes, pp. 271-272 
9.5 Shear, pp. 273-274 
9.6 Resonant Interactions, p. 275 
9.7 Breaking, pp. 276-278 
9.8 Ocean Fine Structure and Microstructure, pp. 279-282 
9.9 An Inconclusive Discussion, pp. 283-289 
9.10 Conclusion, p. 290 
Notes, pp. 290-291

Chapter 9 - complete (PDF - 2.7MB)

Chapter 9 - sections:

9.1 - 9.6 (PDF - 1.4MB
9.7 - Notes (PDF - 1.5MB)

10: Long Waves and Ocean Tides, Myrl C. Hendershott, pp. 292-341

10.1 Introduction, p. 292 
10.2 Astronomical Tide-Generating Forces, pp. 293-294 
10.3 Laplace’s Tidal Equations (LTE) and the Long-Wave Equation, pp. 295-296 
10.4 Long Waves in the Ocean, pp. 297-316 
10.5 The Ocean Surface Tide, pp. 317-328 
10.6 Internal Tides, pp. 329-338 
10.7 Tidal Studies and the Rest of Oceanography, pp. 339-341

Chapter 10 - complete (PDF - 4.6MB)

Chapter 10 - sections:

10.1 - 10.4 (PDF - 2.4MB
10.5 - 10.7 (PDF - 2.3MB)

11: Low-Frequency Variability of the Sea, Carl Wunsch, pp. 342-275

11.1 Introduction, pp. 342-345 
11.2 The Field of Variability of the Ocean, pp. 346-372 
11.3 Summary and Conclusions, pp. 373-375

Chapter 11 - complete (PDF - 3.4MB)

Chapter 11 - sections:

11.1 - 11.2 (PDF - 3.3MB
11.3 (PDF)

12: Some Varieties of Biological Oceanography, J.H. Steele, pp. 376-383

12.1 Introduction, p. 376 
12.2 Space and Time Scales of Variation, pp. 377-378 
12.3 Ecological Variations, pp. 379-380 
12.4 Discussion, pp. 381-383

Chapter 12 - complete (PDF)

Chapter 12 - sections:

12.1 - 12.2 (PDF
12.3 - 12.4 (PDF)

13: The Amplitude of Convection, Willem V.R. Malkus, pp. 384-395

13.1 Introduction, p. 384 
13.2 Basic Boussinesq Description, p. 385 
13.3 Initial Motions, p. 386 
13.4 Quantitative Theories for High Rayleigh Number, pp. 387-388 
13.5 The Amplitude of Turbulent Convection from Stability Criteria, pp. 389-394

Chapter 13 - complete (PDF - 1.0MB)

Chapter 13 - sections:

13.1 - 13.3 (PDF
13.4 - 13.5 (PDF)

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