Physical Oceanography of the Adriatic Sea: Past, Present and Future / Edition 1

Physical Oceanography of the Adriatic Sea: Past, Present and Future / Edition 1

by Benoit Cushman-Roisin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1402002254

ISBN-13: 9781402002250

Pub. Date: 12/31/2001

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

This monograph is the first book on the oceanography of the Adriatic S ea. It is a synthesis between the physical oceanography of the Adriati c Sea, its water masses, overall circulation and regional dynamics as well as its connection to the rest of the Mediterranean Sea. Topical c overage ranges from historical surveys to contemporary methods of inve stigation and

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This monograph is the first book on the oceanography of the Adriatic S ea. It is a synthesis between the physical oceanography of the Adriati c Sea, its water masses, overall circulation and regional dynamics as well as its connection to the rest of the Mediterranean Sea. Topical c overage ranges from historical surveys to contemporary methods of inve stigation and simulation. A final chapter identifies topics in need of further inquiry. This reference book should be an aid to all scientis ts and policy makers with an interest in the Adriatic Sea.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402002250
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
12/31/2001
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface. Contributing Authors. 1. Overview. 2. Forcings. 3. Circulation. 4. Adriatic Deep Water and Interaction with the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. 5. Northern Adriatic Sea. 6. Regional Studies. 7. Tides, Seiches and Low-frequency Oscillations. 8. Toward the Future. References. Index.

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