The Benthic Boundary Layer: Transport Processes and Biogeochemistry

The Benthic Boundary Layer: Transport Processes and Biogeochemistry

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ISBN-13: 9780195118810
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 03/28/2001
Pages: 440
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Southampton Oceanography Center

Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology

Table of Contents

Contributors
1. Introduction, Bernard P. Boudreau and Bo Barker Jørgensen
2. Physics of Flow above the Sediment-Water Interface, W. Brian Dade, Andrew J. Hogg, and Bernard P. Boudreau
3. Fine-Scale Flow Measurements in the Benthic Boundary Layer, Arzhang Khalili, Markus Huetell, and Wolfgang Merzkirch
4. Suspended Particle Transport in Benthic Boundary Layers, Paul S. Hill and I. N. McCave
5. Solute Transport above the Sediment-Water Interface, Bernard P. Boudreau
6. The Fine Structure and Properties of the Sediment Surface, David M. Paterson
7. Porewater Flow in Permeable Sediments, Markus Huettel and Ian T. Webster
8. Biogeochemical Microsensors for Boundary Layer Studies, Michael Kühl and Neil Peter Revsbech
9. Diagenesis and Sediment-Water Exchange, Bo Barker Jørgensen and Bernard P. Boudreau
10. In Situ Sampling in the Benthic Boundary Layer, Clare E. Reimers, Richard A. Jahnke, and Lairenz Thomsen
11. Transport and Reactions in the Bioirrigated Zone, Robert C. Aller
12. Constraining Organic Matter Cycling with Benthic Fluxes, Richard A. Jahnke
13. Macroscopic Animals and Plants in Benthic Flows, Peter A. Jumars, James E. Eckman, and Evamaria Koch
14. Life in the Diffusive Boundary Layer, Bo Barker Jørgensen
15. Interfacial Microbial Mats and Biofilms
List of Common Symbols
Index

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